Following the Overview aimed at all IT personal who may need to know about Report Management services (including Job Schedulers, JCL writers, Operators, Programming Analysts), this course can be broken down into 3 parts: An entry level course for Deliver administrators (Basic), an intermediate stage aimed at administrators as a bridge to the Advanced course or as the completion to training of junior staff and then the Advanced section for administrators responsible for defining and maintaining the CA-Deliver database and running CA-Deliver.
There are no prerequisites for attending but each part of the course should be taken in order and is a requirement for the next part.
Up to 4 days, including advanced section. Hands on.
This course is available on site only. Please call for details.
Completing all parts of this course will provide delegates with the knowledge and skills to administer fully a CA-Deliver system.
Introduction - IT personal who wish to know about Report Management services. (1/2 Hour)
The CA-View and CA-Deliver System.
System over-view of the two products.
Deliver database design.
The relationship of Jobs and Reports to Deliver.
The 5 View Modes.
Deliver database design.
Basic - Entry level course for Deliver Administrators. (1½ days)
Deliver panels and commands.
General panel format and common commands.
Defining Basic Reports.
Defining Distribution Identifiers, Jobs and Reports.
What is a Bundle, its construction and control.
How to define Bundles.
Active Bundle List.
How to display and control active Bundles.
Active Report List.
How to display active Reports.
Intermediate - Administrators as a bridge to the Advanced course or as the completion to training of junior staff. (½ day)
Stacked Report Concepts.
What is a Stacked Report, its construction and control.
Exclusive Stacked Reports.
How to define an Exclusive Stacked Report.
Other Stacked Reports.
Begin/End and Page type Stacked Reports.
AND & OR selection criteria.
Other Report Types.
Control, Monitor and Interleaved Reports.
The RMORPT Utility.
Interface with View.
Defining View Users and linking to Deliver Distribution.
Advanced - Administrators responsible for defining and maintaining the CA-Deliver database and running CA-Deliver utilities. (2 days)
Job Name Translation Table.
Purpose and definition of Job name Translation table.
Defining Banner Pages.
What is a Banner Page, its construction and how to update.
Display and Track command and History Selection.
Defining and maintaining the Deliver databse with the RMODBASE utility.
Batch Bundle posting, Automatic database construction from JCL, Report Activation, etc.
Updating the database in batch.
Producing user reports with the General Report Writer.