This course is designed to enable the students to acquire the skills necessary to prepare for installing and leveraging the new functions of IBM i 7.3 on POWER7 and POWER8 hardware. The emphasis is on the hardware and software components introduced in 2015-2016 announcements of POWER8 hardware and the 2016 announcement of IBM i 7.3.
The following are recommended prerequisites: •Basic understanding of Power Systems with IBM i architecture. •Basic understanding of the support available in a current release of IBM i.
This course is intended for existing IBM i administrators, users, and support personnel.