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IBM z/OS Rexx Programming

IBM via Coursera


This course is designed to teach you the basic skills required to write programs using the REXX language in z/OS. The course covers the TSO extensions to REXX and interaction with other environments such as the MVS console, running REXX in batch jobs, and compiling REXX. A total of 11 hands-on labs on an IBM Z server (via remote Skytap access) are part of this course. O​n successful completion of the course, learners can earn theor badge. Details here-


  • Introduction
  • Getting Started with REXX
    • Getting started.
  • Programming
  • Functions and Subroutines
  • Debugging and error handling
  • Executing Host Commands
  • Compound variables and datastack
  • Reading and writing data sets in REXX
  • The Parse Instruction
  • Using REXX: REXX compiler, REXX in batch, MVS console commands
  • System REXX

Taught by

Martin Keen


4.3 rating at Coursera based on 18 ratings

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