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OpenVMS Proficiency Track

The proficiency track is desiged to provide experienced OpenVMS administrators with the knowledge and skills necessary to improve their use of OpenVMS systems and fill in any gaps they may have in their knowledge.

OpenVMS Academy Immersion


Description and Schedule

This course is primarily designed to provide Customers, Presales Systems Engineers, Services Employees, and Selling Partners with short duration training to help them achieve proficiency with HP OpenVMS. Students likely to benefit from the course are those with previous HP OpenVMS training and experience to fill in gaps that may be missing in their knowledge or just want to improve their proficiency.


Alternative Track

OpenVMS Academy Utilities and Commands


Description and Schedule

This course teaches how to use the OpenVMS operating system to create, manipulate, and manage files. Students learn how to tailor the user environment using logical names and DCL symbols. The DCL command language interpreter is described, and students learn how to use the command line interface. Students learn to develop basic command procedures and to create a LOGIN.COM command file to tailor the login session.

OpenVMS Academy System Administration


Description and Schedule

This course presents the system manager who is new to OpenVMS or OpenVMS system management with the core information and essential skills needed to examine the system, both the hardware and the software configuration and the administrative setup already in place.

OpenVMS Academy Advanced System Administration


Description and Schedule

This HP course presents the system manager who has been running an existing OpenVMS system with the core information and skills needed to get a clean system (including a cluster) up and running. The course includes topics on installation/upgrades of OpenVMS on Alpha systems, installation of layered products, in-depth queue management, stand alone backup, troubleshooting, network configuration, security, accounting, and cluster basics.

OpenVMS Performance Management


Description and Schedule

This HP course addresses the topic of system performance on the OpenVMS computer system. The three main subsystems covered are Memory Management, I/O and CPU. Topics include: Isolating performance bottlenecks to one of the three subsystems, Effects of SYSGEN parameters on each of the subsystems, Sufficiency (keeping the system running), as well as tuning considerations, and the relative merits/drawbacks of using AUTOGEN.

OpenVMS Internals for System Managers


Description and Schedule

This HP course presents the components, structures and mechanisms of the OpenVMS Alpha operating system. It is intended for those students without significant programming backgrounds, who want a better understanding of how OpenVMS works.

OpenVMS Academy Programming Features


Description and Schedule

This course presents the OpenVMS capabilities available to system programmers. It focuses on OpenVMS programming fundamentals, process and scheduling management, synchronization, I/O, memory management and major system services and run-time library procedures.