Mainframe Administrator

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Course Overview

Xpertised Offers Advanced and Personalized Instructor Led Online Classroom training on Mainframe Administrator which gives you the opportunity to interact with a Mainframe Administrator instructor and help you enhance yourself to meet the demands of the industry.

Learn from our instructors from the convenience of your home or office. Interact and learn live with trainers and other participants. Understand basics of JES and other subsystems Understand basics of OS initialization & SMPE concepts Understand the basics of mainframe hardware & OS(z/OS) Understand JCL & VSAM Understand basics of SAF & RACF Understand basics of DB2 & CICS administration

Course Content


  • Address space  
  • Virtual storage  
  • Paging and swapping concepts  
  • Workload management  
  • Storage management  
  • SMF – storage management facility  
  • VLF – virtual look aside facility concepts  
  • Storage mangers – VSM, RSM , ASM concepts  
  • Tcp /Ip  
  • Initialization and IPL Process  
  • Parmlibs  


  • Phases of JES  
  • MAS (multi access spool)  
  • JES commands  
  • Monitoring console messages  
  • Spool maintenance  


  • Types of catalog  
  • Alias  
  • Managing catalog


  • TSO user creation, Group creation, User Catalog Creation and Alias, Tailoring Logon  
  • Procedures, Limiting System Resource Access.  
  • Creating and Maintaining Profiles – Generic, Discrete, and Resource Profiles.  
  • Granting TSO Authorisation, Revoke, Resume.  
  • Providing necessary ACCESS authority.  


  • Creating Storage Groups, Databases, Table spaces & Tables for DB2 Objects.  
  • Running DB2 Utilities like Load, Unload, Re-org, Repair, Rebuild.  
  • Removing pending status by running DB2 Utilities.  
  • Granting table, index creation and Bind Privileges  
  • Granting and Revoking privileges to users  
  • Increasing the DB2 tables space and index space size.  
  • Backup and Recovery of Table spaces.  
  • Active log and Archive log datasets maintenance. 
  • Installation DB2 version 8 and version 9 
  • Migration of DB2 version 8, version 9, and version 10 
  • Migration  of DB2 version 9 to version 10 
  • Applying maintenance to DB2 
  • Applying PTF to DB2 
  • Analyzing DB2 performance recommending correcting action 
  • Performing hold actions for DB2 Maintenance 
  • Performing DB2 disaster recovery
  • Decommissioning of DB2 
  • Decommissioning of DB2 related products 
  • Installation of DB2 related products 
  • Applying Maintenance DB2 related products 
  • Daily actives of DB2 of System Admin and System Programmer 
  • Using DB2 using Utilities and Advanced Command options 


  • Tape & Volume initialization, VTOC resizing, DASD administration.  
  • Performing Backup and Restore Operations.  
  • Generating SMF DUMP  
  • Creating the Page Dataset.  
  • DASD Maintenance – Compress, Release and Defrag Volumes.  
  • General Dataset Maintenance – Deleting Log Datasets, Deleting Old Datasets, Moving Datasets 
  • between Volumes.  
  • Taking Regular Backup and Restoration whenever needed.  


  • Defining Transaction, File, Map and Program entries in CICS control region.  
  • Forcing Looping Tasks.  
  • Scheduling Backups for CICS Datasets.  

Customer Reviews

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Course was quite helpful in terms of understanding of concepts and practicality. Its really a very friendly environment to learn. The timing were mutually chosen, as we both are working professional. I am quite satisfied with the course.


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