The CICS TS – CICS Transaction Server Introduction course provides an overview of the CICS Transaction Server product and how it is used to process work. A description of the components that comprise CICS TS and how they are integrated.
The majority of modules in this course are designed for operations personnel who perform a role in monitoring a CICS system, but some modules are suitable for IT personnel seeking an overview of the CICS Transaction Server.
Completion of the Interskill Introduction to the IBM (z/OS) – Introduction to the IBM Enterprise Environment course, or equivalent knowledge.
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
- What CICS is and how it is used to process work
- Their role in working with CICS
- How to communicate with CICS
- The different CICS components
CICS TS and Transaction Processing Concepts
Function of the CICS Transaction Server
Personnel who Interact with CICS
Cloud Enabled CICS
CICS and Java
CICS and z/OS Connect Enterprise Edition
Transaction Processing Concepts
CICS Unit of Work
CICS Structure and Intercommunication
Connecting to CICS Regions
CICS Transaction Gateway
CICS Data Sets
CICS Use of Dump Data Sets
Trace Data Sets
CICS System Definition Data Set
Transient Data Sets