z VM Introduction and Concepts ZV02G

Duration: 
3 days
Codes: 
ZV02G
Versions: 
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Overview

This classroom course of 3.0 days teaches how to use CP and CMS commands in a VM/CMS environment. You should learn how to create and modify files with XEDIT, transmit files, messages to other users via the CP spool environment, manage files on both minidisks and the Shared File System (SFS), and write simple command procedures in REXX EXECs.

You can practice these commands in hands-on lab exercises.

Audience

This is a basic course is for IT personal new to z/VM.

Skills Gained

  • Explain the purpose of the entries in the CP directory for a typical CMS virtual machine
  • Identify and execute z/VM CP and CMS commands for general users
  • Use the XEDIT editor for creating and modifying CMS files
  • Create your own XEDIT profile to customize your XEDIT session
  • Tailor your CMS session with personalized PROFILE EXEC, synonyms, and command defaults
  • Write, test, and use simple CMS EXECs for the execution of programs and jobs
  • Invoke full-screen CMS and use the CMS windowing facility for logging command responses
  • Send and receive files and messages
  • Link and access minidisks
  • Define SFS sub directories and create, access and share SFS files

Prerequisites

There is no prerequisite for this course.

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Welcome
  • Unit 1 - Introduction to z/VM
  • Unit 1 - Lab
  • Unit 2 - Introduction to Xedit
  • Unit 2 - Lab

Day 2

  • Unit 3 - More on XEDIT
  • Unit 3 - Lab
  • Unit 4 - Introduction to the CMS File System
  • Unit 4 - Lab

Day 3

  • Unit 5- Introduction to Shared File System
  • Unit 5 - Lab
  • Unit 6- Introduction to REXX Programming
  • Unit 6- Lab

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.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Bristol
Bristol3 2170 £2170 2019-07-15
Bristol
Bristol2 2170 £2170 2019-07-16
Onsite
Onsite3 3900 AU$3900 2019-07-17
Bristol
Bristol1 2170 £2170 2019-07-17
Bristol
Bristol3 2170 £2170 2019-08-27
Bristol
Bristol2 2170 £2170 2019-08-28
Bristol
Bristol1 2170 £2170 2019-08-29