This course provides the fundamentals of SMP/E processing for installation and maintenance of systems software and program products. Topics will include an examination of SMP/E commands, a detailed review of MCS statements and their purpose, and exercises to enable the student to gain a working familiarity with SMP/E processing.
Students should be familiar with JCL, MVS utilities, and the use of TSO/ISPF.
4-5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for systems programmers and support personnel that will have responsibility for maintaining the SMP/E environment.
- SMP/E Overview and Methodology
- The Utilities
- Installing SYSMODS
- Monitoring the System
- Managing the SMP/E Database
- Managing Zones
- MCS Statements
- Service Routines