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Course Description

This course is designed to provide you with the skills required to install and customize z/OS UNIX (full name z/OS UNIX System Services), and to manage and monitor the z/OS UNIX environment.


  • Execute the tasks required to prepare a z/OS installation for implementing z/OS UNIX
  • Execute the tasks to install the z/OS UNIX software features
  • Use the information provided in this class to perform the basic customization necessary to fully implement the z/OS UNIX kernel, the file system, the shell and utilities, and z/OS UNIX applications
  • Put in place the RACF security required for z/OS UNIX resources and applications
  • Make appropriate definitions for the activation of TCP/IP sockets by z/OS UNIX
  • Identify and use the processes and data required for monitoring and tuning the z/OS UNIX environment



  • This is an intermediate IBM Course for experienced data professionals such as z/OS system programmers, who are responsible for the installation and maintenance of z/OS UNIX.



  • You should have:

  • a basic knowledge of z/OS UNIX as provided in the course Introducing z/OS UNIX Services (OP05)



  • Day 1

  • Welcome
  • Unit 1: z/OS UNIX implementation overview
  • Unit 2: z/OS UNIX services initial installation
  • Exercise 1: Move from default to full mode function
  • Exercise 2: IPL in full function mode and enable a nonvolatile root HFS
  • Unit 3: File system customization


Day 4

Unit 7: File system management and system maintenance Exercise 8: Managing HFS and zFS data sets Unit 8: Managing z/OS UNIX operations Unit 9: Exploiting TCP/IP with z/OS UNIX Exercise 9: Managing z/OS UNIX

Day 3

Unit 5: Shell customization Exercise 5: UNIX System Services and shell customization Unit 6: Customizing applications, daemons, and servers Exercise 6: UNIX processes Exercise 7: Access control list and enhanced ASCII support (optional)

Day 2

Exercise 3: Customizing the file system Unit 4: Security customization Exercise 4: Defining and managing UNIX users, OMVS security