This course is designed for systems programmers and support personnel that will have responsibility for maintaining the SMP/E environment.
This course provides the fundamentals of SMP/E processing for installation and maintenance of systems software and program products. Topics will include an examination of SMP/E commands, a detailed review of MCS statements and their purpose, and exercises to enable the student to gain a working familiarity with SMP/E processing.
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
Students should be familiar with JCL, MVS utilities, and the use of TSO/ISPF.