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z/OSMF – Introduction and Basics z/OS 2.5


1 hour



This course provides the learner with an introduction to the z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF). It begins with basic concepts: what z/OSMF is, why it is used, how it is configured, and first steps in logging on and using it.


This course is suitable for IT personnel that require an overview of the z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF).


Successful completion of the following Interskill courses:

  • IBM (z/OS) – The Evolving Mainframe
  • IBM (z/OS) – Working with the Mainframe


After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the tasks that can be performed using z/OSMF
  • Navigate through z/OSMF screens

Course Content

Introduction to the z/OS Management Facility

What is z/OSMF and how is it used?
Logging into z/OSMF
Security requirements
z/OSMF interface customization
Accessing ISPF through z/OSMF
Adding and Removing z/OSMF links