Course Code: D-540
Recommended Duration: 2 Days
Students who complete this course will be able to define, load, print, and delete VSAM data sets, and to process VSAM data sets from COBOL programs.
COBOL programmers who need to work with VSAM data sets, both from an AMS (Access Method Services) perspective, and from COBOL programs.
The student should be able to code a COBOL program and be able to code JCL to run simple batch jobs.
Related IBM Materials
This course is drawn from this IBM manual; access to it in the classroom is desirable but not required:
SC26-7394 - AMS Reference (z/OS)
Major Topics Include
There are six hands-on exercises.
This course includes some of the material from course G-510 (VSAM With Access Method Services).
This course supports Enterprise COBOL for z/OS and VM, and COBOL for OS/390 and VM.