IMS Installation Workshop

Duration: 
3 days
Codes: 
CM059AU,CM059NZ,IMS,CM059

Overview

Learn how to successfully install and successfully maintain an Information Management System (IMS) system, with insights on common problems, how to avoid them and how to correct them should they occur. In the hands-on lab, select an IBM-supported Version of IMS to actually install, then install that IMS and run the IMS Installation Verification Program (IVP) process in the environment of your choice:

  • Database Control (DBCTL)
  • Database Coordinator Controller (DCCTL)
  • Database/Data Communications (DB/DC)
  • DB/DC with Extended Recovery Facility (XRF)

Audience

This is an intermediate course for system programmers who install or maintain IMS.

Skills Gained

  • Review the steps involved in the Installation and IVP process for IMS
  • Discuss IMS sysgen describing what it is as well as why we have it
  • Review and explain IMS maintenance recommendations
  • Review and explain IMS maintenance upgrades
  • Discuss common problems clients encounter and their solutions
  • Installation of an IMS system during lab

Prerequisites

You should complete:

  • IMS Fundamentals (CM010) or
  • IMS Fundamental - Web (CMW01)
  • or have equivalent moderate IMS knowledge through work experience

You should also have:

  • Basic understanding of System Modification Program/Extended (SMP/E)
  • Basic understanding Job Control Language (JCL)
  • Basic understanding of how to use the Interactive System Productivity Facility/Program Development Facility (ISPF/PDF) editor

Course Outline

  • Packaging and Installation
  • SMP/E Installation
  • IMS IVP Dialog
  • IMS Migration Considerations
  • IMS Definition
  • General IMS Maintenance Recommendations
  • Hints and Tips for Successful Implementation and Maintenance of IMS

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Upcoming Dates

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
Onsite3 1500 £1500 2019-01-23
Glasgow
Glasgow3 1500 £1500 2019-02-20
Midlands
Birmingham3 1500 £1500 2019-02-20
Manchester
Manchester3 1500 £1500 2019-02-20