Training offering

Fast Lane Deutschland

What's new in V7R1 and IBM Power Systems

Information

Length: 2.0 Days
Course code: OS18G
Delivery method: Classroom
Price: 1490 EUR
This training is available on request.
Please contact us by phone or email at :
+49 40 253346-10
info@flane.de

Overview

This course enables the students to acquire the skills necessary to prepare for installing and leveraging the new function of IBM i 7.1 on POWER6 and POWER7 Systems.

The emphasis is on the hardware and software components introduced during the 2010 - 2013 announcements of POWER7 Systems and IBM i 7.1.

Public

This basic course is intended for existing IBM i administrators, users, and support personnel.

Prerequisits

The following are recommended prerequisites:

  • Basic understanding of Power Systems with IBM i architecture
  • Basic understanding of the support available in a current release of IBM i

Objective

  • Describe the new models of POWER7 Systems
  • Describe the new enhancements to IBM i 7.1 software release

Topics

Day 1

  • Welcome
  • Unit 1 - Overview of enhancements to IBM i 7.1
  • Unit 2 - Power Systems upgrade planning
  • Unit 3 - POWER7 upgrades
  • Unit 4 - Upgrading to IBM i 7.1
  • Unit 5 - Technical refresh updates
  • Unit 6 - POWER8 and POWER7 additional technical news

Day 2

  • Unit 7 - Single root I/O virtualization
  • Unit 8 - DB2 and Web Query enhancements
  • Exercise 1 - Converting existing Query/400 objects
  • Unit 9 - PowerHA and availability enhancements
  • Unit 10 - PowerVM and virtualization enhancements
  • Unit 11 - Systems management
  • Unit 12 - Application development
  • Exercise 2 - Review performance data
  • Exercise 3 - Estimate performance requirements
  • Exercise 4 - Editing and verifying source code
  • Exercise 5 - Debugging source code
  • Exercise 6 - Creating a screen with Screen Designer
  • Appendix A - Overview of enhancements to IBM i 7.1 TR1-6