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DB3042 DB2 for z/OS Data Sharing Planning & Implementation
Duration3 Days
Delivery MethodInstructor Led, Hands-on Workshops
Public Price$1800.00

DESCRIPTION (Return to Top)

This three day course is designed to teach DB2 Professionals the components of DB2 for z/OS data sharing, z/OS, and z/OS Parallel Sysplex and how to plan for the implementation of DB2 data sharing.

AUDIENCE (Return to Top)

This course is intended for DB2 professionals, system programmers, and DBAs, as well as other z/OS support personnel responsible for implementing DB2 data sharing.

OBJECTIVES (Return to Top)

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Understand the components of a z/OS parallel sysplex
  • Describe the major components of data sharing
  • Understand the planning considerations for data sharing
  • Describe the detailed mechanics of data sharing
  • Understand the unique installation requirements of data sharing
  • Know the syntax and usage of data sharing commands
  • Understand the enhancements added to data sharing with each new version
  • Describe the impact of data sharing on distributed processing
  • Understand high level performance considerations

TOPICS (Return to Top)
  • z/OS Parallel Sysplex Overview
  • DB2 Data Sharing Introduction
  • Planning for DB2 Data Sharing
  • DB2 Data Sharing Mechanics
  • Installation and Migration
  • DB2 Data Sharing Commands
  • DB2 Data Sharing Enhancements
  • DB2 Data Sharing Considerations for Distributed
  • Introduction to DB2 Data Sharing Performance


Students should be thoroughly familiar with the DB2 for z/OS mainframe environment, with production experience with DB2 for z/OS version 7 or beyond.