G4501 - OS/2 Communications Networking Workshop
Learn how to install and configure Communications Manager/2 on OS/2 workstations to communicate with S/390 hosts and AS/400 systems. Using hands-on labs, this course will give you the experience you need to support PC networks running OS/2 Communications Manager/2.
After completing this course, you should be able to:
Describe the environment in which Communications Manager/2 operates Install and configure 3270 emulation to a VTAM host Install and configure 3270 Gateway support for a VTAM host Install and configure 5250 emulation to an AS/400 system using Token-Ring Relate and match Communications Manager/2 configuration parameters to the appropriate S/390 or AS/400 definitions Use Communications Manager/2 problem determination tools Describe APPC (Advanced Program-to-Program Communications) and CPI-C (Common Programming Interface for Communications) support and environments Configure APPN (Advanced Peer-to-Peer Networking) connections in an OS/2 network Configure the Communications Manager/2 Distributed Feature workstation function
What you will learn
Communications Manager/2 Installation 3278/79 Display Emulation (graphics, cut/paste, file transfer) 3287 Printer Emulation (queues, drivers) APPN and APPC Concepts and Configuration 5250 Display Emulation Problem Determination and Network Management
Note: Software distribution will not be discussed in this course. For information on software distribution, refer to:
DSM: Remote Software Installation Using CID (G3815)
Individuals who are responsible for configuring OS/2 Communications Manager/2 profiles to communicate with S/390 VTAM hosts or AS/400 systems.
Before taking this course, you should be able to:
Navigate around the OS/2 Workplace Shell Operate the OS/2 System Editor Describe SNA terms such as LU2, LU3 and PU2, PU4 at a basic level
These skills can be developed by taking:
OS/2 Warp V3 Using and Customizing (PS600)
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