Arrow Electronics, Inc.

z/VM RACF and DirMaint Implementation


DURACIÓN: 36 Hours (4,5 días)

Precio: €2.200,00


This course introduces the students to the implementation of the DirMaint and RACF Security Server for z/VM program products. The class focuses on the required steps of implementing DirMaint and RACF Security Server for z/VM in the z/VM 6.3 environment. The students participate in hands-on labs where they install, tailor, and use these two program products from an end user and system programmer view point.


  • Implement DirMaint on a z/VM 6.3.0
  • Manage the virtual machines in a z/VM 6.3.0 system using DirMaint
  • Implement RACF Security Server for z/VM on a z/VM 6.3.0 system
  • Secure your z/VM system using the RACF Security Server


The audience for this course is VM system programmers who are responsible for the support of Linux guest systems that require knowledge of DirMaint and RACF Security Server for z/VM.

Requisitos Previos

You would need to attend Installing, Configuring and Servicing z/VM for Linux Guests (ZV062) or zVM and zLinux Bootcamp (ZL000) courses or have equivalent knowledge to successfully complete this course.


Day 1

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Unit 1: DirMaint and RACF overview
  • Unit 2: Dirmaint implementation
  • Exercise 1: z/VM logon overview
  • Exercise 2: DirMaint implementation

Day 2

  • Unit 3: DirMaint operations and commands
  • Exercise 3: DirMaint command and operation
  • Unit 4: DirMaint additional topics and functions
  • Exercise 4: DirMaint additional topics and functions

Day 3

  • Unit 5: z/VM RACF implementation overview
  • Unit 6: RACF implementation process
  • Exercise 5: RACF implementation

Day 4

  • Unit 7: RACF commands
  • Exercise 6: RACF commands
  • Unit 8: RACF functions and processes
  • Exercise 7: RACF functions and processes

Day 5

  • Unit 9: RACF auditing, backups, DSMON, and Report Writer
  • Exercise 8: RACF auditing, backups, DSMON, and Report Writer

Más información

Prior to enrolling, IBM Employees must follow their Division/Department processes to obtain approval to attend this public training class. Failure to follow Division/Department approval processes may result in the IBM Employee being personally responsible for the class charges.

GBS practitioners that use the EViTA system for requesting external training should use that same process for this course. Go to the EViTA site to start this process:

Once you enroll in a GTP class, you will receive a confirmation letter that should show:

  • The current GTP list price
  • The 20% discounted price available to IBMers. This is the price you will be invoiced for the class.

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