z/OS JCL and Utilities (ES07G)

 

Course Content

This course is designed to teach you how to use z/OS job control language (JCL) and selected z/OS utility programs in an online batch environment. Both Storage Management Subsystem (SMS) and non-SMS JCL are discussed. Machine lab exercises complement the lecture material.

Who should attend

This basic course is intended for people who want to use z/OS JCL and utilities.

Prerequisites

You should have:

  • Basic knowledge of IS technologies.

You should be familiar with:

  • z/OS concepts and how these systems supports the Enterprise Servers.

This knowledge can be obtained by attending course An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES05G).

Course Objectives

  • Code basic JCL statements using proper syntax and coding rules, including JCL for:
    • Creating new data sets
    • Referencing existing data sets
    • Condition code testing
    • IF/THEN/ELSE/ENDIF constructs
    • Generation data groups
    • Output routing
    • JCL enhancements introduced by various releases of Multiple Virtual Storage (MVS), OS/390, and z/OS
  • Identify Storage Management Subsystem requirements
  • Code instream and cataloged procedures
  • Use symbolic parameters in procedures
  • Code procedure overrides and additions super
  • Use selected utility programs
  • Describe tape processing facilities
  • Code sort and merge control statements and associated JCL statements
  • Recognize and resolve common abnormal terminations (ABENDs)

Outline: z/OS JCL and Utilities (ES07G)

  • Introduction to JCL

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration
5 days

Price
  • US$ 4,075
Classroom Training

Duration
4.5 days

Price
  • United States: US$ 4,075

Click on town name or "Online Training" to book Schedule

This is an Instructor-Led Classroom course
Guaranteed date:   This green checkmark in the Upcoming Schedule below indicates that this session is Guaranteed to Run.
Instructor-led Online Training:   This is an Instructor-Led Online (ILO) course. These sessions are conducted via WebEx in a VoIP environment and require an Internet Connection and headset with microphone connected to your computer or laptop.
*   This class is delivered by a partner.

Germany

Guaranteed to Run Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin 4 days * Enroll
Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin * Enroll
Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin * Enroll
Leinfelden-Echterdingen * Enroll
Munich * Enroll
Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin * Enroll
Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin * Enroll

France

Online Training Time zone: Europe/Paris * Enroll
Online Training Time zone: Europe/Paris * Enroll
Online Training Time zone: Europe/Paris * Enroll
Online Training Time zone: Europe/Paris * Enroll