Upon completion, attendees will be able to confidently install and customize a CICS Transaction Server system. They will be able to describe how CICS resources are defined and how CICS Communicates with VTAM and TCPIP. The attendee will understand the VSAM and DB2 interfaces as well as the Operational and Intersystem Communication Interfaces. The major CICS Utilities are also covered as is Recovery and Logging. The attendees will also be able to describe the CICS-MQ Interface, Threadsafe and understand what is available for Problem Determination. There is also an introduction to CICS Web Services. A CICS/TS system will be available for online access.
Before taking this course, students should have two to three years of experience in supporting CICS Transaction Server.
5 days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for CICS systems programmers and technical CICS programmers needing a better understanding of CICS.
CICS Generation and Customization