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.This course is designed to teach students about a key availability and capacity enhancement to Information Management System (IMS) - the Shared Queues facility, which offers the ability to share full function message queues within a parallel sysplex environment. Also, learn about sharing Fast Path Expedited Message Handler (EMH) queues within a parallel sysplex environment.
You should: Complete IMS Data Sharing - Instructor Led Online (CMW50) or (CM50) Have moderate-level knowledge of IMS Data Sharing Have moderate system programming experience with IMS systems.
This is an advanced course for experienced IMS programmers, IMS Database (DB) and Transaction Manager (TM) system administrators, IMS application designers, and IMS operations individuals who plan, implement, and support IMS Shared Queues.
Describe the hardware and software components of IMS Shared QueuesUnderstand how the initial IMS configuration impacts planning for the implementation of Shared QueuesIdentify the key migration and operational considerations of IMS Shared Queues implementationImplement, initialize, and access IMS Shared Message Queues (MSGQ) and Shared EMH Queues (EMHQ)Describe how IMS queues, schedules and process transactions in a Shared Queues environmentIdentify MSC and conversational processing considerations as well as log records associated with an IMS Shared Queues environmentUse IMS exits and XCF commands related to IMS Shared QueuesTailor IMS system definitions and execution time parameters associated with IMS Shared QueuesSystems w/TPSMainframe TPSSystem Software TPSz IT Service Management & ToolsIMS Tools