Linux For Z/Series Installation Workshop
This course is a complete introduction to the installation of Linux on both the S/390 and the zSeries platforms. Several major Linux distributions are covered including; SuSE, Red Hat and Turbolinux. Online lab exercises using different distributions are included, from preparing and loading the boot system right through to IPLing and logging on to the finished Linux system. All major installation techniques are explained (native, LPAR and VM) and the advantages and disadvantages of each are revealed. This hands-on class covers everything a S/390 or zSeries specialist needs to know to install Linux on their platform.
This course is designed for OS/390 and/or z/OS systems programmers, network systems programmers, senior operators and technical managers.
By the end of the course, you will be able to...
No previous experience of installing or working with Linux is required, although it would be an advantage. A knowledge of the S/390 and/or zSeries environment is also not required but a basic familiarity with the hardware environment will be assumed.