- Basic understanding of Mainframes and JCL
What Will I Learn?
You will be learning basics of SORT utility and understanding it's usage. We will be giving you full details on all highly used SORT keywords that will help you to process file/data with ease. The course covers basics of SORT along with real data examples for each keyword. Along with this some frequently required data processing requirements are covered with examples.
How and where SORT knowledge will come in handy?
SORT knowledge does help in reducing efforts required with file/data manipulation. A number of data related actions such as sorting, filtering, manipulation, formatting, reformatting etc can be completed using SORT utility with minimal efforts.
As the SORT utility is fully developed, scope of it is very large. For a number of file/data requirement can be achieved with few lines of SORT statement instead of writing 1000 lines of COBOL code. Having knowledge of SORT will help you performing your daily tasks more efficiently.
By taking this course you will feel confident to use SORT utility and perform different data handling actions.
Course content is as follows:
Overview of SORT Utility
SORT FIELDS Keyword
MERGE FIELDS Keyword
Skipping Records (SKIPREC/STOPAFT)
INREC - BUILD/FIELDS
INREC - OVERLAY
INREC - FINDREP
INREC - IFTHEN
OUTREC - BUILD/FIELDS
OUTREC - OVERLAY
OUTREC - FINDREP
OUTREC - IFTHEN
Arithmetic Operations using SORT
Report creation using SORT
VB/FB file conversion and VB File handling
Basic Mainframe knowledge
Basic JCL knowledge
Who this course is for:
- Mainframe Developers
- Mainframe Tech Leads
- Mainframe Architect
We are a group of Certified Architects and developers and working in IT just like you. Commutative experience of working in IT from past 20 years we know how hard it is to find right study material for learn and to achieve certifications. Our goal is to make sure learning is available to everyone and with this target in mind we are putting forth best of our knowledge with you.
Our experience allowed us to be involved with SOHO,SMB to Enterprise clients and we are here to share our experience with you.