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Course Catalog » BMC Curriculum » Control-M Series

Monitoring the CONTROL-M Scheduling Environment

4 hours



The Monitoring the CONTROL-M Scheduling Environment course describes the use of the Control-M for z/OS scheduling package's monitoring and reporting facilities. It describes how jobs and schedules can be monitored and maintained through the Control-M online facilities and through standard Control-M utilities. It also shows some of the standard reporting utilities and describes how they can be used and executed.


Personnel requiring the knowledge to use CONTROL-M on a mainframe platform.


Knowledge of IBM hardware, software, terminology, and concepts.


After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify how JCL processing is used
  • Recognize the basic CONTROL-M facilities
  • Identify how system activity is monitored
  • Identify how the system utilities are used
  • Identify how reports are created

Course Content

JCL Processing and Schedule Workflow

Defining and Using System and User Variables in JCL

Control-M Facilities

Delegating Scheduling Authority

CONTROL-M Event Management

Modifying Job Schedules and Processing

Monitoring System Activity

Identifying Job Status

Using the Active Jobs Screen Options

Viewing the Log for Information

Monitoring Conditions and Resources

Utilities, Reporting, and the KeyStroke Language

Common Utilities


Coding the KeyStroke Language

Creating Reports Using the KeyStroke Reporting Language

Monitoring the Control-M Scheduling Environment Mastery Test

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