Effective z/OS Problem Analysis Techniques
Duration: 3 Days
Topics Covered In This Course
The Recovery and Termination Manager
Problem Symptom Recording
System Diagnostic Work Area and RTM2WA
Information Saved at Interrupt
STATUS FAILDATA command and SVCDUMP Analysis Techniques
SYSTEM TRACE, MASTER TRACE and GTF
Channel Sub-System, I/O flow and Problem Analysis
Virtual, Real and Auxiliary Storage managers
Standalone Dump Analysis Techniques
What You Can Expect
This class provides students with comprehensive practical knowledge in using the Interactive Problem Control System to gather rapidly pertinent problem analysis data. The class discusses the IPCS techniques needed to analyse both SVC dumps and Standalone dumps and communicate effectively with IBM and other vendors support staff. Extensive hands on exercises allow the student to understand the content and context of dumps and reinforce the formal methodology that is central to the class.
Who Should Take This Course
This course will be of interest to anyone involved with analysing and resolving problems with IBM (or third party) products in the z/OS, CICS, IMS, Network or related areas.
No previous IPCS experience is required. Familiarity with the MVS operating system and the concepts of control blocks would be useful.
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