z/OS Advanced Topics

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z/OS Advanced Topics

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z/OS Advanced Topics is part of the Professional Certificate.

This course is designed to go into some detail on key technical areas of interest to personnel working with z Systems and z/OS. Several topics are extensions to basic materials covered in the Introduction to z/OS and Major Subsystems class while others cover new material. Topics covered include business continuity and disaster recovery, business intelligence and data warehousing, a look inside the coupling facility, z/OS installation overview, z/OS performance basics, global resource serialization and z Systems virtualization (including memory management). Other topics such as system com- mands, system integrity and Server Time Protocol reinforce and expand on concepts discussed in earlier classes.

The topics covered include:

  • Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery

  • A Look Inside the Coupling Facility

  • Server Time Protocol (STP)

  • z/OS Installation overview

  • z/OS Performance Basics

  • Global Resource Serialization 

  • System z™ Virtualization

  • z/OS Operations and Commands

  • Understanding a WLM Service Definition

  • I/O on System z

  • Selected Topics related to z architecture (e.g. machine components, data representation, etc.)

Prerequisite: Completion of the z/OS Associate Certificate

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This course is designed to go into some detail on key technical areas of interest to personnel working with z Systems and z/OS. Several topics are extensions to basic materials covered in the Introduction to z/OS and Major Subsystems class while others cover new material

z/OS Advanced Red Table list

Course title Instructors Timing
z/OS Advanced Topics Marilyn Kienzle 8/26/2024 CLICK HERE
z/OS RAS AND PD Bob Abrams 11/25/2024 Click Here
z/OS Emerging Technologies Marilyn Kienzle 02/24/2025 CLICK HERE

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