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Lawson Insight on OS/390 Installation Experiences

An IBM Redbooks publication

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Published on 15 May 2000

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ISBN-10: 0738416096
ISBN-13: 9780738416090
IBM Form #: SG24-5616-00

Authors: Kathryn Arrell

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    This IBM Redbooks publication will help you install and customize Lawson Insight Applications for OS/390 Release 2.8 with DB2 V6. It is based on the installation experiences gained while installing Lawson Insight Applications with DB2 V6 for use with OS/390 V2R8 at the ITSO in Poughkeepsie.

    It contains an introduction to the architecture of the Lawson applications for OS/390 Solution. It also describes the customization needed for OS/390 and DB2 V6.1 and the Lawson installation process to install the applications. It includes guidelines for setting up and administering DB2 for Lawson Insight.

    This book will be especially useful for those installing Lawson Insight Applications on OS/390 for the first time.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1. Overview

    Chapter 2. Overview of our test systems

    Chapter 3. Preparing DB2

    Chapter 4. Installation procedure

    Chapter 5. Moving the database to DB2 on OS/390

    Chapter 6. Setting up DB2 for a second product line

    Chapter 7. Administration of Lawson Applications on DB2 OS/390

    Chapter 8. Problems we encountered

    Appendix A. Installation questionnaire

    Appendix B. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    Appendix C. Setting up DB2 Connect

    Appendix D. Setting up DDF

    Appendix E. DSNZPARMS for DB2

    Appendix F. Job to add temporary tablespaces

    Appendix G. JCL to execute RUNSTATS after the database is loaded

    Appendix H. Reducing Lawson UNIX file permissions

    Appendix I. Connectivity options

    Appendix J. Enterprise Storage Server (ESS)


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