System Operator Workshop for IBM i

System Operator Workshop for IBM i Course Description

Duration: 4.00 days (32 hours)

This course enables a new system operator to develop basic to intermediate level skills needed for day-to-day operations of the Power System with IBM i. Specifically, the course explains how to:

- Use the online help and references
- Send, display, and reply to messages
- Monitor and control jobs, devices, and job and output queues
- Start and stop the system
- Create and change user profiles
- Use authorization lists and group profiles
- Manage system configuration
- Save and restore objects, libraries, and the system
- Monitor job and history logs
- Diagnose a system problem
- Order, receive, and apply PTFs
- Perform all of these functions using a 5250 emulation session as well as System i Navigator and IBM Navigator for i

Hands-on exercises reinforce the lecture topics and prepare the student to successfully operate a Power System with IBM i.

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Intended Audience for this System Operator Workshop for IBM i Course

  • » This course is intended for the person who has responsibility for daily system operations.
  • » It is not intended for technical audiences who are seeking an in-depth look at how the Power System with IBM i works. This audience should instead attend the IBM i Programming Facilities Workshop, (OL490).

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System Operator Workshop for IBM i Course Objectives

  • » Send, display, and respond to messages
  • » Use the online help and reference materials
  • » Monitor and control job queues, active jobs, and output queues
  • » Create and change user profiles
  • » Use authorization lists and group profiles
  • » Start and stop Power Systems with IBM i
  • » Manage system devices, user display stations, and printers
  • » Save and restore objects and libraries
  • » Monitor job and history logs
  • » Diagnose a system problem
  • » Order, receive, and install PTFs

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System Operator Workshop for IBM i Course Outline

      1. Module: 1
        1. Power Systems and IBM i concepts and overview
        2. Reference material and support
        3. Overview of 5250 emulation and help
          1. Using the keyboard and system displays
        4. Overview of System i Navigator
          1. Overview of System i Navigator
        5. Overview of IBM Navigator for i
          1. Overview of IBM Navigator for i
        6. Messaging concepts
        7. Messaging with 5250 emulation
          1. Messages with 5250 emulation
        8. Messaging with System i Navigator
          1. Messages with System i Navigator
        9. Messaging with IBM Navigator for i
          1. Messages with IBM Navigator for i
      2. Module: 2
        1. CL command concepts
        2. CL commands with 5250 emulation
        3. Concepts: Object, library, and the IFS
        4. Object management with 5250 emulation
          1. Object management with 5250 emulation
        5. Object management with System i Navigator
          1. Object management with System i Navigator
        6. Object management with IBM Navigator for i
          1. Object management with IBM Navigator for i
        7. Introduction to work management
        8. Work management with 5250 emulation
        9. Job control with 5250 emulation
          1. Job control with 5250 emulation
        10. Job control with System i Navigator
          1. Job control with System i Navigator
        11. Job control with IBM Navigator for i
          1. Job control with IBM Navigator for i
      3. Module: 3
        1. Print concepts
        2. Print control with 5250 emulation
          1. Print control with 5250 emulation
        3. Print control with System i Navigator
          1. Print control with System i Navigator
        4. Print control with IBM Navigator for i
          1. Print control with IBM Navigator for i
        5. Starting and stopping the system
          1. System values with 5250 emulation
          2. System values with System i Navigator
          3. System values with IBM Navigator for i
        6. System security concepts
        7. System security with 5250 emulation
          1. System security with 5250 emulation
        8. System security with System i Navigator
          1. System security with System i Navigator
        9. System security with IBM Navigator for i
          1. System security with IBM Navigator for i
        10. System configuration overview
        11. Configuration with 5250 emulation
          1. Managing your system configuration
        12. Configuration with System i Navigator
        13. Configuration with IBM Navigator for i
      4. Module: 4
        1. Save concepts
        2. Save with 5250 emulation
          1. Save with 5250 emulation
        3. Save with System i Navigator
          1. Save with System i Navigator
        4. Save with IBM Navigator for i
        5. Restore concepts and overview
          1. Restore with 5250 emulation
          2. Restore with System i Navigator
        6. Problem determination with 5250 emulation
          1. Problem determination
        7. Problem determination with System i Navigator
        8. Overview of the PTF process
        9. PTFs with 5250 Emulation

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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