New and Updated Courses
Checkout some of our NEW and updated mainframe training courses. As a customer, you automatically receive access to these courses. Be sure to ENROLL/REGISTER for them when you access the LMS. We add and/or update courses several times per year, so check this page often!
New and Updated Courses Released this Quarter
IBM MQ Curriculum
We have added a new curriculum with a new course for IBM MQ!
z/OS Connect Curriculum
Course updated to release 3.0.x.
z/OS Management Facility Curriculum
Course updated to release 2.4.
SMP/E - Introduction to SMP/E Course added to curriculum.
Mainframe Training Sandbox Exercises(Labs)
Two new labs added.
IBM i Power Series
The entire IBM i Power Series is now complete with the additional Fundamentals and System Administraion Series added.
IBM i - Fundamentals IBM i - Introduction to IBM i for System Operators IBM i - Monitoring and Managing IBM i Workloads IBM i - System Administration Fundamentals IBM i - Security Implementation IBM i - Journal Management IBM i - Storage Management
New and Updated Courses Released 2nd Quarter 2020
IBM Explorer for z/OS Curriculum
We have updated the IBM Explorer for z/OS course from 2.1 to 3.2
IBM Z Workload Scheduler Curriculum
We have updated our Tivoli Curriculum with the most up to date IBM Z Workload Scheduler Curriculum.
zWS - Understanding How IBM Z Workload Scheduler Processes Work zWS - Monitoring and Managing the IBM Z Workload Scheduler Environment zWS - Scheduling with IBM Z Workload Scheduler zWS - Maintaining the Integrity of IBM Z Workload Scheduler
We have updated the Utilities Curriculum with an updated version of Introduction to VSAM
Seven new Mainframe Training Sandbox Exercises (Labs) added!
Labs - COBOL (z/OS) – COBOL Basics Labs - COBOL (z/OS) – COBOL and VSAM Data Set File Processing Labs - COBOL (z/OS) – COBOL and Sequential Data Set File Processing Labs - COBOL (z/OS) – Working with COBOL Data Labs - JES2 (z/OS) Labs - SDSF (z/OS) Labs - z/OS Operator
The IBM i Power Series Programming and Database courses updated to version 7.4
IBM i - CLP Control Language Programming IBM i - CLP - Programming Functions and Messaging RPG/400 Introduction RPG/400 Coding RPG/400 Programming RPG/400 Workstation Programming RPG/400 Advanced Workstation Programming Query - Database Basics and the Need for Query Query - Creating a Simple Query Query - Advanced Query Features and Management Db2 for IBM i - Introduction for Programmers
New and Updated Courses Released 1st Quarter 2020
IBM Mainframe Communications Curriculum
We have updated the IBM Mainframe Communications to z/OS v2.3.
IBM Mainframe Communications Concepts VTAM Commands Mainframe TCP/IP Commands VTAM Command Simulations Mainframe Network Communications Assessment 2.3
Managed File Transfer Curriculum
We have added this new curriculum and 1 new course.
We have updated the SDSF Curriculum to z/OS v2.3.
SDSF Concepts and Operation Using SDSF to Control Job Processing Using SDSF to Display, Manipulate and Print Job Output Using SDSF to Manage System Resources and Devices SDSF – Advanced - Tips and Tricks
We have added a new course to our BMC Curriculum.
We have added two new courses to our z/OS.
We have updated our JES2 Curriculum to z/OS v2.3.
JES2 System Initialization and Shutdown JES2 - Monitoring Batch Jobs with JES2 JES2 - Using JES2 in Scheduling Batch Jobs JES2 - Identify and Resolve JES2 Batch Problems JES2 – Advanced - Tips and Tricks JES2 Command Simulations
We have updated our JES2 Assessments to z/OS v2.3.
New and Updated Courses Released 3rd and 4th Quarter 2019
We have updated the Security Curriculum with many new RACF v2 courses this quarter.
Introduction to Mainframe Security v2.3 RACF Introduction Defining and Managing Users to RACF Managing RACF Groups and Administrative Authorities RACF for System Programmers Protecting Data Sets Using RACF RACF - Protecting General Resources Using RACF RACF - RACF and z/OS UNIX Managing Digital Certificates RACF for Auditors
All courses in the Virtualization(z/VM) Curriculum have been updated to version 7.1
New and Updated Courses Released 2nd Quarter 2019
Mainframe Application Performance Tuning - NEW Course
A general introduction to mainframe application performance. In this course, you will be introduced to the basic concepts of improving application performance by tuning. This course includes suggestions on when and why to tune, tuning for CPU vs service time, and also considers batch and online performance objectives.
Zowe Curriculum - NEW Curriculum
The Zowe Basics course discusses the components that comprise Zowe and the benefits of using Zowe and how its capabilities can be extended.
Updates to z/OS 2.3
We have recently updated some of our z/OS 2.2 group of courses to z/OS version 2.3. These courses have new added content relating to z/OS v2.3.
JCL 2.3 Curriculum Updated
JCL (z/OS) – Introduction to z/OS JCL JCL (z/OS) – JCL Coding Basics - JOB and EXEC Statements JCL (z/OS) - JCL Coding Basics - DD Statements JCL (z/OS) - JCL Coding Basics - DD Statements JCL (z/OS) - Advanced JCL Data Set Use JCL (z/OS) - Controlling Job and Step Processing JCL (z/OS) - Working with Procedures and Symbols JCL (z/OS) - Running and Debugging JCL
Introduction to the IBM Enterprise Environment 2.3
Introduction to the IBM Enterprise Environment z/OS Systems Programming Fundamentals IBM Development Environment
ISPF (z/OS) - Using Online System Facilities - TSO/ISPF ISPF (z/OS) - Managing Data Files and Definitions with ISPF/PDF ISPF (z/OS) - Maintaining Data in Files with the ISPF Editor
z/OS Concepts and Components Initializing and Terminating the z/OS System Monitoring the z/OS System Identifying z/OS System Problems Resolving z/OS System Problems
Assessments Updated to z/OS v2.3
JCL Concepts Assessment 2.3 JCL Problem Resolution Assessment 2.3 JCL Coding Assessment 2.3 TSO/ISPF Concepts Assessment 2.3 TSO/ISPF Operation Assessment 2.3 z/OS Concepts Assessment 2.3 z/OS System Operations Assessment 2.3 z/OS Problem Diagnosis and Resolution Assessment 2.3