This assessment measures the student’s general knowledge of z/OS terminology, system hardware and software components, and data processing concepts.
This assessment is designed for data center staff responsible for the operation and monitoring of the z/OS system, or other IT specialists that are required to have a solid understanding of the z/OS environment.
A good general knowledge of z/OS terminology, system hardware and software components, and data processing concepts.
The following Interskill courses have been used as reference for this assessment:
- z/OS – Concepts 2.5
- z/OS – Managing and Processing z/OS Data 2.5
Additional on-the-job training in the areas above should also be undertaken to prepare you for scenario based questions that have been included in this assessment.
This assessment covers the following topics:
- z/OS Terminology
- Function of z/OS system hardware components and how they are integrated with each other
- z/OS systems resource sharing concepts