This course describes how open standards are implemented in a z/OS system by z/OS UNIX. UNIX System Services are introduced, and the role of z/OS as a server in the open systems environment is discussed. This is an introductory level course. It provides an overview of z/OS UNIX System Services (usually abbreviated to z/OS UNIX) as seen by the user. Details of installation and implementation for system programmers are not covered in this course.
You should have a basic knowledge of z/OS equivalent to the course An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES05G).
This intermediate course is for all computer professionals who will use z/OS UNIX.
Discuss the role of z/OS in an open systems environment Identify the basic terms used in z/OS UNIX Define the components of z/OS UNIX Explain major functions provided in z/OS UNIX Discuss opportunities for applications in a z/OS UNIX environment Identify z/OS base elements and optional features that make up z/OS UNIX Use the two interactive interfaces available to access the services, Systems w/TPS, Mainframe TPS, Application Platforms TPS, z Enterprise Transaction Systems & integration