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Basic System Programming on IBM Z

IBM via Coursera


The foundational knowledge for the position of an IBM z/OS System Programmer and System Administrator begins with this third and final course in the three course professional certificate track. This course provides hands-on labs to everyday z/OS tasks with JCL, JES, ISHELL and HFS, and z/OSMF. Topics covered include VSAM, z/OS System Libraries, the Language Environment, Generation Data Groups, RAIM, DB2, UNIX System Services, and USS File System.

On successful completion of this course, the learners are eligible to claim the Basic System Programming on IBM Z badge. More information can be found here :


  • Introduction to JES and JCL
  • System Programming Components
  • z/OSMF and UNIX System Services

Taught by

Jeff Bisti


4.8 rating at Coursera based on 323 ratings

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