System Operator Workshop for IBM i (AS24G)


Who should attend

This course is intended for the person who has responsibility for daily system operations.

It is not intended for technical audiences who are seeking an in-depth look at how the Power System with IBM i works. This audience should instead attend the IBM i Technical Introduction (OL4AG).


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Objectives

  • Control system operation using System i Navigator, Systems Director Navigator for IBM i, and 5250 emulation also called green-screen interfaces
  • Send and receive messages
  • Find and use Control Language (CL) commands
  • Use the online help and reference materials
  • Monitor and control jobs, job queues, output queues, and devices
  • Save and restore objects and libraries
  • Saving to Virtual Tape
  • Start and stop the system
  • Perform problem determination and reporting
  • Describe Program Temporary Fixes (PTF) management
  • Create and maintain user profiles, group profiles, and authorization lists
  • Describe system security
  • Describe how Management Central is used to manage multiple System i servers

Course Content

This introductory course enables a new system operator to develop basic to intermediate level skills needed for day-to-day operations of the Power System with IBM i. Focus is given to using the GUI (IBM i Access Client Solutions and IBM Navigator for i) as well as 5250 emulation sessions to perform tasks including job control, monitoring, sending messages, managing systems devices, and more. Hands-on exercises reinforce the lecture topics and prepare the student to successfully operate a Power System with IBM i.

Online Training

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Country: CR
    US$ 3,250
Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Panama:
    Country: PA
    US$ 3,250
  • Argentina:
    Country: AR
    US$ 3,250
  • Brazil:
    Country: BR
    US$ 3,250
  • Chile:
    Country: CL
    US$ 3,250
  • Colombia:
    Country: CO
    US$ 3,250
  • Costa Rica:
    Country: CR
    US$ 3,250
  • Mexico:
    Country: MX
    US$ 3,250
  • Peru:
    Country: PE
    US$ 3,250
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Instructor-led Online Training:   This is an Instructor-Led Online (ILO) course. These sessions are conducted via WebEx in a VoIP environment and require an Internet Connection and headset with microphone connected to your computer or laptop.
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