IMS TM Performance and Tuning

  • Tuition USD $1,500 GSA  $899.24
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 1115 Ratings
  • Course Code CMW21G
  • Duration 3 days
  • Available Formats Classroom

Learn a methodology to improve the performance of a large-scale z/OS IMS/TM data communication system. This course explains the impact of user-specified options on IMS performance, how to determine performance bottlenecks by interpreting information from certain performance reports, and how to use the information gained to implement a plan to improve the performance of an IMS system.

Skills Gained

  • Create and implement a performance improvement plan based on the methodology presented
  • Discuss the performance options available to the IMS user
  • Describe the performance impact of the IMS storage pools and datasets and their interrelationships
  • Interpret the information contained in performance reports
  • Analyze the performance reports to determine performance bottlenecks in the IMS system

Who Can Benefit

This advanced course is for experienced IMS system programmers or performance analysts responsible for the performance of a large-scale IMS DB/DC system.

Prerequisites

You should have moderate level of knowledge of IMS/TM which can be gained through work experience or through completing the IMS System Programming: Database and Transaction Management - ILO (CMW11)

Course Details

Course Outline

  • Monitoring and Tuning Overview
  • IMS Structure and Major Control Blocks
  • The IMS Logger and Pool Management
  • IMS Communication Component
  • IMS OTMA (Open Transaction Management Access) Communication Component
  • z/OS Considerations for IMS
  • IMS Scheduling
  • IMS Program Loading Options
  • IMS Program Elapsed Time
  • IMS Database Buffering

When does class start/end?

Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.

How can someone reach me during class?

If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.

What languages are used to deliver training?

Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.

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GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

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The course is well organized, and I would recommend it. The cadence can be faster.

Instructions were clear, lab exercises were pertinent and self-explanatory, topic was thoroughly covered in the presented course material.

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