IBM i on Power Systems workshops

SAP on IBM i: Database Administration


Workshop code AS524 Skill level Intermediate
Duration 4 days Delivery type Classroom
Workshop type Public or Private on-site Start date 23 September 2014
Public price USD $2,800 plus tax Location Rochester, MN
Class language English

Get a technical introduction into the installation, operation and management of SAP Solutions on System i platforms. This workshop targets an audience of pre-skilled technical staff with knowledge of either System i architecture or SAP basis architecture. Discuss many aspects from basic SAP-System i concepts to installation, operation, Database (DB) management, backup and restore, performance management, and tips for basic trouble shooting. This workshop offers a combination of lectures and hands-on sessions.

This workshop is part of SAPs education curriculum and also part of the certification path for basis consultants.


This is an intermediate workshop for IBM i database designers, performance analysts, and application developers who are concerned about SQL performance and scalability. It is highly recommended for individuals interested in SQL performance when accessing and using the DB2 for i database server via interfaces such as CLI, ODBC, JDBC or DRDA.

This workshop is also designed for database administrators, database engineers, database consultants and performance analysts working in and around iSeries, System i or Power Systems running IBM i.


You should complete:

You should have working knowledge of at least one operating system. You should also have an understanding of System i operating concept and a basic knowledge of relational databases.
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Workshop outline

Concepts of IBM System i and i5/OS

SAP architecture for System i

Back up and recovery

Maintenance and installation

Problem and performance analysis

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