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IBM i – Monitoring and Managing IBM i Workloads


5 hours


The IBM i Monitoring and Managing IBM i Workloads course provides learners with an overview of the processes involved in monitoring, managing and controlling IBM i workloads and printing is also provided.


IT professionals who need to perform IBM i operational tasks.


Completion of the Interskill IBM i Fundamentals and IBM i Introduction to IBM i for System Operators courses.


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

  • Identify IBM i workload types
  • Describe the processes involved in monitoring and managing IBM i workloads
  • Describe the monitoring and printing processes

Course Content

Types of IBM i Workloads

Client Servers with IBM i
Subsystem and Work Environment Configuration
Controlling Subsystems
Use of Prestart Jobs

Working with IBM i Jobs

Understanding Subsystems
Starting and Stopping Subsystems
Job Names and Properties
Submitting a Batch Job Overview
Tracking a Batch Job

Monitoring and Managing IBM i Workloads

Monitoring Job Performance
Managing Batch Jobs
Monitoring Resource Use
Overview of Monitoring System Performance
Managing Job Queues
System Monitors with Managements Central Basics

Monitoring and Controlling Printing

Printing Elements
Controlling Printing
Starting and Stopping Writers
Moving Output
Printing to PDF Files

IBM i Monitoring and Managing IBM i Workloads Mastery Test