This intermediate course is for the Information Systems communications professional who is planning to install TCP/IP for z/OS and for TCP/IP users who are interested in installing and customizing IBM's TCP/IP product in interoperability environments and main applications.
You should understand:
basic concepts and architecture of TCP/IP and the TCP/IP protocols.
You should be familiar with:
z/OS systems and networking operations, and be familiar with z/OS UNIX Services configuration and usage.
You should also have a basic knowledge of data communications.
Describe IBM's z/OS TCP/IP product offering
Describe the installation requirements and system customization for the z/OS TCP/IP implementation
Define network interface attachments that produce connectivity for z/OS TCP/IP communications
Construct TCP/IP configuration statements for z/OS to allow operation and connectivity to an existing TCP/IP network
Configure TCP/IP for z/OS for basic communications functions
Construct TCP/IP configuration statements for z/OS for selected TCP/IP application protocols services