The z/OS Connect EE – IBM z/OS Connect Enterprise Edition course discusses the need for organizations to open up their mainframe data to cloud, mobile and web customers and describes how z/OS Connect EE provides this capability. The course also covers what IT specialists need to know on how resource access and data communication is performed by z/OS Connect EE.
This course is suitable for operations staff, system and application programmers, and other personnel that need to connect to z/OS data.
A general understanding of the data center processing environment.
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
- Describe how z/OS Connect EE meets the needs of today’s data centric world
- Install and Access the z/OS Connect EE API Toolkit’s Features
- Package and Deploy Services and APIs to a z/OS Connect Server
z/OS Connect EE Basics and Internals
Today’s Data Access Needs
z/OS Connect EE Features
REST and JSON
z/OS Connect EE Security
Obtaining and Configuring Back-End Service Details
z/OS Connect EE API Toolkit Basics
Installing the API Toolkit
Connecting to a z/OS Connect EE Server
API Provider and API Requester
Service Project and Service Interface Editors
Creating REST APIs
Packaging and Deploying
Service Interface Method Mapping
Using the Swagger User Interface