Administrators of DB2 11 for z/OS can acquire a view of the architecture and fundamental processes required to manage a DB2 11 for z/OS subsystem with hands-on labs to gain experience.
Note: While class exercises are performed within a DB2 11 for z/OS environment, our expert instructors can provide guidance on all versions and their differences.
- Relate the z/OS IPL process to a DB2 subsystem
- Effects of stopping and starting DB2
- How DB2 sets and use Integrated Catalog Facility (ICF) catalog names
- Use of DSN command processor running in batch and foreground
- Use views to minimize users' ability to see into the DB2 catalog
- See how the catalog (through grant activity) controls access to data
- Search the catalog for problem situations
- Use the catalog and DB2 utilities to determine data recovery requirements
- Internal Resource Lock Manager (IRLM) in a DB2 environment
- Implement DB2 and Resource Access Control Facility (RACF) security
- DB2 program flow for all environments
- Display normal and problem threads and database status
- How the SQL Processor Using File Input (SPUFI) AUTOCOMMIT option defers the COMMIT/ROLLBACK decision
- Interpret lock displays
- Identify and cancel particular threads
- Available DB2 utilities to manage system and user page sets
This is an intermediate course for system administrators, database administrators, and other technical individuals, who manage and implement DB2 10 for z/OS.