Installing, Configuring and Servicing z/VM for Linux Guests

Installing, Configuring and Servicing z/VM for Linux Guests Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

This course introduces the system programmer to the tasks required to support a z/VM operating system. It provides an overview of the processes required to install z/VM and perform the required tailoring steps to support Linux guest systems and CMS users. You will leave the course with the knowledge to perform the steps to add Linux guest systems and other virtual machines to the z/VM system, to define and create saved segments, to apply service to the z/VM system, and to define a minimal TCP/IP configuration.

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Intended Audience for this Installing, Configuring and Servicing z/VM for Linux Guests Course

  • » This course is for IT professionals who will be responsible for the support of Linux guests and other virtual machines running in the z/VM environment.

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Installing, Configuring and Servicing z/VM for Linux Guests Course Objectives

  • » Perform normal editing processes in the z/VM environment
  • » Describe the process of running guests under z/VM
  • » Define virtual machines to z/VM and reload the directory
  • » Describe the process of defining real devices to the z/VM system
  • » Modify the Control Program of z/VM
  • » Define and save saved segments
  • » Describe how TCP/IP works in z/VM
  • » Customize the TCP/IP files on z/VM
  • » Apply service to the z/VM system

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Installing, Configuring and Servicing z/VM for Linux Guests Course Outline

      1. Welcome
      2. z/VM overview
        1. z/VM labs exercise logon overview
        2. System logon, IPLing the guest, and XEDIT
      3. Installation
      4. Directory
        1. z/VM directory maintenance
      5. CP system configuration
        1. CP system configuration
      6. TCP/IP configuration
        1. TCP/IP configuration, tailoring, and testing
      7. Saved segments
        1. Saved segments
      8. VMSES/E
        1. Servicing z/VM (VMSES/E)
      9. Introduction to performance
      10. Moving the PARM disk, warm, and checkpoint areas
        1. Moving the PARM disk, warm, and checkpoint areas

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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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