- 4 hours
The Initializing and Terminating the z/OS System course describes what actions occur as part of a z/OS system initialization, and then delves into the system data sets and configuration libraries responsible for defining z/OS system characteristics. The final module in this course simulates a z/OS system startup and shutdown, describing the most common commands and operator responses.
Experienced operators and system programmers who need to manage system initialization.
A good understanding of operational concepts or successful completion of Datatrain's z/OS Concepts and Components course.
After completing this course the student should be able to:
- Initialize the system using:
- System configuration data sets
- System parameter libraries
- System parameter lists
- Terminate the system
System Generation Concepts and Roles
Components of the Initialization Process
Identify the Phases of Initialization
Identifying the purposes of:
System Configuration Data Sets
Subsystem Data Sets
Introduction to System Parameter Lists
Specifying System Configuration Data Sets
Specifying Parameter Libraries
Selecting System Parameter Lists
Initializing the System
Displaying IPL Details
Terminating the System