Parallel Sysplex Implementation Workshop - ES42G

Parallel Sysplex Implementation Workshop - ES42G

Audience

The audience should include system and subsystem programmers and personnel responsible for the implementation of the hardware and software for a Parallel Sysplex.

Prerequisites

Experience in the following areas is recommended:

  • Installing and testing z/OS and related products
  • HCD coding
  • PARMLIB settings

Duration

5 days. Hands on.

Course Objectives

This course is developed for systems programmers working on an implementation of a Parallel Sysplex. It covers the details of z/OS and z/OS-related products and subsystems exploiting the Parallel Sysplex components. It is focused on the resource sharing side.

  • Understand the steps to implement a basic and full Parallel Sysplex
  • Implement a basic sysplex
  • Implement a multisystem base sysplex
  • Implement the connectivity for a Parallel Sysplex
  • Implement the features and functions of a Parallel Sysplex
  • Implement the coupling facility key exploiters
  • Understand the different recovery scenarios

Course Content

Day 1
Welcome
Unit 1: Sysplex: Overview and definitions
Lab 2: Building two stand-alone systems

Day 2
Unit 2: Base sysplex definitions and commands
Unit 3: Hardware Management Console
Lab 3: Building a two system base sysplex

Day 3
Unit 4: Base sysplex migration to Parallel Sysplex
Unit 5: Coupling Facility architecture
Lab 4: Base to Parallel Sysplex migration dynamically
Lab 5: Dynamically add a third CF to sysplex

Day 4
Lab 6: Implementation of CF exploiters

Day 5
Unit 6: Sysplex operation and recovery
Lab recovery

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