IBM S/390 FICON Implementation Guide

An IBM Redbooks publication




Abstract

This IBM Redbooks publication covers the practicalities of implementing S/390 FICON channels operating in FCV mode into an existing S/390 ESCON channel environment. It describes all stages of implementing the FICON channel in FCV mode which includes the installation of the FICON Bridge adapter in the 9032 Model 5 ESCON Director, and the OS/390 definition changes to support the movement of control units from ESCON to FICON (FCV mode) channels.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. About this book
Chapter 2. Why implement FICON
Chapter 3. Introduction to FICON implementation
Chapter 4. Implementation of a simple FICON configuration
Chapter 5. Implementation of a complex FICON configuration
Chapter 6. FICON Implementation Worksheets
Chapter 7. Processor phase actions
Chapter 8. ESCON Director phase actions
Chapter 9. Pre-phase insertion
Chapter 10. Phase merging
Chapter 11. Executing the install actions
Chapter 12. FICON post-install
App. A Blank FICON planning worksheets




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Publish Date
01 December 1999


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ISBN-10
0738414867

ISBN-13
9780738414867

IBM Form Number
SG24-5169-00

Number of pages
130