ABCs of z/OS System Programming: Volume 9

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 27 April 2011, updated 12 May 2011

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ISBN-10: 0738435309
ISBN-13: 9780738435305
IBM Form #: SG24-6989-05
(854 pages)

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Authors: Paul Rogers, Richard Conway


The ABCs of z/OS System Programming is an 13-volume collection that provides an introduction to the z/OS operating system and the hardware architecture. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced system programmer, the ABCs collection provides the information that you need to start your research into z/OS and related subjects. If you would like to become more familiar with z/OS in your current environment, or if you are evaluating platforms to consolidate your e-business applications, the ABCs collection will serve as a powerful technical tool.
The contents of the volumes are as follows:
Volume 1: Introduction to z/OS and storage concepts, TSO/E, ISPF, JCL, SDSF, and z/OS delivery and installation
Volume 2: z/OS implementation and daily maintenance, defining subsystems, JES2 and JES3, LPA, LNKLST, authorized libraries, SMP/E, Language Environment
Volume 3: Introduction to DFSMS, data set basics storage management hardware and software, catalogs, and DFSMStvs
Volume 4: Communication Server, TCP/IP, and VTAM
Volume 5: Base and Parallel Sysplex, System Logger, Resource Recovery Services (RRS), global resource serialization (GRS), z/OS system operations, automatic restart management (ARM), Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex (GDPS)
Volume 6: Introduction to security, RACF, Digital certificates and PKI, Kerberos, cryptography and z990 integrated cryptography, zSeries firewall technologies, LDAP, and Enterprise identity mapping (EIM)
Volume 7: Printing in a z/OS environment, Infoprint Server and Infoprint Central
Volume 8: An introduction to z/OS problem diagnosis
Volume 9: z/OS UNIX System Services
Volume 10: Introduction to z/Architecture, zSeries processor design, zSeries connectivity, LPAR concepts, HCD, and HMC
Volume 11: Capacity planning, performance management, WLM, RMF, and SMF
Volume 12: WLM
Volume 13: JES3

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Products and components
Chapter 2. UNIX System Services overview
Chapter 3. UNIX System Services pre-installation requirements
Chapter 4. UNIX System Services installation
Chapter 5. z/OS UNIX shell and utilities
Chapter 6. Security customization
Chapter 7. Managing file systems
Chapter 8. zFS file systems
Chapter 9. Overview of TCP/IP
Chapter 10. TCP/IP applications
Chapter 11. z/OS UNIX PARMLIB members
Chapter 12. Maintenance
Chapter 13. z/OS UNIX operations
Chapter 14. z/OS UNIX shell and programming tools
Chapter 15. Performance, debugging, recovery and tuning
Chapter 16. Printing services for z/OS UNIX

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