VSAM For COBOL Programmers - Course Objectives

On successful completion of this course, the student, with the aid of the appropriate reference materials, should be able to:

  1. Create and delete VSAM data sets, using Access Method Services (AMS)
  2. Load VSAM data sets, using AMS REPRO or COBOL programs
  3. Use the AMS PRINT command to list all or parts of a VSAM data set, and the AMS LISTCAT command to list all or part of a VSAM catalog
  4. Use COBOL programs to process VSAM data sets
  5. Create and use VSAM alternate indexes and paths.


These Materials © Copyright 2012 by Steven H. Comstock

Materials version: V8.x


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