System programmers or administrators or other technical support people which need to
understand SMP/E and how to use it.
So you need to learn how to maintain z/OS software plus other products. Then this is the course for you. First we will cover the basic concepts of SMP/E. Next we will get into working with the options to utilize SMP/E to apply maintenance. We will then have a look at recommendations for use plus some possible standards you may want to implement.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Understand the facilities of SMP/E
- Identify the various datasets involved
- Understand how to apply maintenance to your system
- Identify key recommendations for use in your environment
Good working knowledge of z/OS plus its key components from a usage point of view. Several months experience using TSO/ISPF and JCL. A basic knowledge of other subsystem components like CICS, MQ or Db2 under z/OS.