CA Endevor Change Manager Administration

CA Endevor Change Manager Administration

Audience

The course is specifically for administrators needing to appreciate how to implement and maintain the CA Endevor environment.

Prerequisites

The student should have a working knowledge of JCL, and TSO/ISPF. Prior knowledge of using CA-AllFusion Endevor Change Manager is not required.

Duration

4 days. Hands on.

This course is available on site only.  Please call for details.

Course Objectives

Delegates attending will understand how to implement and maintain the CA Endevor Software Change Manager tool and its environment up to the latest release level.

The course contains numerous practical exercises to consolidate the content.

Course Content

Introduction
The software life cycle.
Evolution of Endevor.
Plan the Software life cycle.
Data set names.
Endevor’s inventory structure.
Source management.
ADD/UPDATE.
ADD/UPDATE/MOVE.
Output management.
Footprint.
CCID.
PDM.
Packages.
Practical Exercise.

Implementation
Defining your Software Life Cycle.
Endevor Logical Structure – Definition using Batch Execution and Clone functions.
Environment.
Stage.
System.
SubSystems.
Types.
Endevor Physical Structure.
Naming Conventions.
Sizing.
Format.
Endevor Libraries.
Master Control File.
CCID definition.
Footprint Definition.
Practical Exercise.

Processors
Predefined Processors.
Processor Generation.
System Definition.
Building a Processor.
Processor Debugging.
Correcting Processor Errors.
Test Processor.
Using Symbolics.
Modular Processors.
Build a Processor.
Move and Delete Processor.
Modify an Existing Processor.
Practical Exercise.

Footprints
Introduction.
Synchronizing Source and Executables.
Displaying source Information.
Where Footprints are stored.
Creating Footprints Reports.
Practical Exercise.

Foreground Processing
Endevor options menu.
Environment selection.
Primary options menu.
Display options menu.
Endevor actions.
Overview.
Maintenance task.
Retrieve Action.
ADD/UPDATE Action.
MOVE Action.
GENERATE Action.
DELETE Action.
Perform actions using CCID.
Summary.
Practical Exercise.

Batch Processing
Introduction.
ADD/UPDATE.
ADD(copybook).
View created SCL.
SUBMIT batch request.
MOVE action.
Errors from endevor.
Warnings from endevor.
Summary.
Practical Exercise.

Quick Edit
Entering Quick-Edit.
View/change User Defaults(D).
View/Change Action Options(AO).
Navigating Endevor.
Creating a new program in Endevor (CR).
Browsing(B).
Browsing the Summary.
Browse session Display.
Accessing Changes between Change Levels.
H History.
Editing.
The Master Display(M).
List Outputs Option(LL).
List Outputs Option(LO).
Component List Element Options(BX).
Moving an Element(O).
Deleting an Element(#).
Practical Exercise.

Packages
Introduction.
Create a package.
Adding to a package.
Building a package.
Casting a package.
Submitting.
Master Control File Information.
Migration.
Shipping.
Practical Exercise.

Parallel Development Manager
Introduction.
Building the WIP file.
Reporting.
Editing.
Merging.
Practical Exercise.

Impact Analysis (ACM)
Introduction.
Propagating.
Build.
Practical Exercise.

Security
Introduction.
Signin/Signout.
Practical Exercise.

Backup & Recovery
Transfer, Archieve, Restore, Copy.
Practical Exercise.

Exits

Complex Processing
Endevor with DB2 Applications.
DB2 Methods.
Additional Bind Possibilities.

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