Advanced Job Control Language
Duration: 2 Days
This class enhances a delegate's z/OS JCL skills, enabling them to fully exploit advanced features such as conditional execution and procedures. Analysis and resolution of errors, system messages and ABENDS plus exploitation of IBM utility programs (including IEBGENER, IDCAMS, SORT plus others) is also included.
Topics Covered In This Course
Job Flow in the z/OS environment
Relationship between z/OS and JES2
IF/THEN ELSE/ENDIF Statement
Reserved DD Names
DISK/TAPE Data Sets
SMS parameters and constructs
INSTREAM Data Sets
PRINT/PUNCH Data Sets
NULL Data Sets
GDG Data Sets
Partitioned Data Sets
CONCATINATED Data Sets
JES Control statements
What You Can Expect
The course starts with an overview of job processing throughout the system. The class covers the important JCL parameters including SMS specific parameters.
After taking this course the student should be able to
Who Should Take This Course
This heavily workshop oriented class is designed for delegates who wish to acquire a solid working knowledge of JCL and need to evaluate, exploit and diagnose it???s key capabilities. The class is suitable for application developers, system programmers, operations analysts and system operators.
The participant should have a basic understanding of JCL and the operating systems functions.
Every student attending a Verhoef Training class will receive a certificate good for $100 toward their next public class taken within a year.
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