IBM SPECIAL DELIVERY REQUIRED COURSE: This ISDR course cannot be scheduled without IBM approval. If interested in this course, please contact your Local training Administrator.Learn how to design, implement, reorganize, and recover Information Management System (IMS) databases. Practice these skills in intensive machine labs.
You should have: basic understanding of IMS database features and organization along with a working knowledge of z/OS tools, Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM) services utilities, and Job Control Language (JCL)
This is a basic level course for database administrators, system programmers, and other data administration individuals, who design, implement, and maintain IMS databases.
Code the Database Directories (DBD) and Program Specification Blocks (PSB) for physical databasesbr>Code the DBDs and PSBs to implement secondary indexing Use the appropriate IMS utilities to reorganize and recover physical databases, including those with secondary indexesUse the DL/I test program Prepare a job stream to load a database using different IMS access methodsSystems w/TPSMainframe TPSSystem Software TPSz IT Service Management & ToolsIMS Tools