PRIVATE GROUP FEE:
$ Based upon a class size of six students.
Scheduling can be adjusted to employee work hours and incorporate client assignments.
SMALL CLASS SIZE:
There is a surcharge associated with training two or fewer students.
Entry Level Programmer
CONTENT AND OBJECTIVES:
Become familiar with the components of mainframe systems.
Identify mainframe components with their functionality.
Recognize the differences among languages: Java, COBOL, Assembler, and REXX.
Presented with different scenarios, determine the language which would be most appropriate for application development.
Memory, Storage, and Channels
Learn hexadecimal arithmetic.
Perform the calculations and determine the values in hexadecimal.
Job, Task, and Data Management
Become familiar with the steps which comprise CPU processing.
Understand the processing steps of the CPU and the CPU interaction with internal memory.
Become familiar with the capabilities and functionality of the z/OS operating system.
TSO and VTAM
Use libraries, datasets, and MSL: Member Selection List.
Use the BROWSE and MSL primary commands.
Given a dataset, browse/edit the dataset and use the hexadecimal, COLS, FIND, LOCATE, and scrolling commands.
List all the members in a PDS.
Perform a locate operation and select the member.
Methods of Organization
The attributes of QSAM, BPAM, and VSAM.
Given several scenarios, determine which access method will be used.
Appreciate the life cycle of a system.
Given a specific task to be performed, ascertain its state in the life cycle.
Develop sequence, selection, and repetition structures for code snippets within a program.
Use a top-down approach to deconstruct a client-relationship system to its compositional subsystems.
Effective February 27, 2012, the course dates listed on the SYS-ED schedules only will be available based upon approved and authorized user ID.
Copyright Acknowledgement: The software product(s) listed in this outline are owned and copyrighted by their respective companies. SYS-ED makes no representation regarding ownership in any of the software products that we train on.
SYS-ED courses are not intended for or open to the general public. They are intended for employees of Fortune 1000 companies, government municipalities, consulting companies, software, companies, healthcare providers. and mid-sized businesses. Individuals attending such courses will be required to execute a statement acknowledging that the employer will be paying for the SYS-ED course and that the employer has a licensed version of the software.