Working with Mainframe Express – CICS Option (Free)

  The class provides a step by step walk through of the Mainframe Express CICS option and how you can develop, debug and test COBOL CICS applications as of your Mainframe Express project. 

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  • 1: Introduction

    • Introduction

    • Setup

    • What is MFE CICS Option?

  • 2: Getting Started

    • Getting Started with CICS

    • CICS Project Components

    • Resource Definitions

    • CICS Menu

    • CICS System Folder

    • Executing a CICS Transaction

    • Debugging CICS Transactions

    • Lesson Exercises

  • 3: CICS Program Development

    • Overview

    • Source and Data Preparation

    • CICS Resource Verification

    • Adding Files to a Project

    • Compiling Source

    • Debugging CICS Programs

    • Lesson Exercises

  • 4: Screen Maintenance

    • Screen Maintenance Overview

    • Modifying BMS Files

    • Generating BMS Files

    • Lesson Exercises

  • Appendix A: CICS with IMS and DB2

  • Appendix B: CICS Administration

    • CICS Administration Overview

    • Creating a CICS Region

    • Configure a CICS Region

    • CICS Resource Definition

    • Program Control Table Entry

    • File Control Table Entry

    • Program Processing Table

    • Managing CICS Resources

  • Introduction

    Welcome to the Micro Focus Mainframe Express: Using the Mainframe CICS Option class. The class provides a step by step walk through of the Mainframe Express CICS option and how you can develop, debug and test COBOL CICS applications as of your Mainframe Express project.

    Objectives

    • Using MainFrame Express IDE with CICS Applications
    • Develop and maintain CICS Applications
    • Screen Maintenance
    • Configuring the Mainframe Express CICS Option

    Assumptions

    • Familiarity with Mainframe Express
    • Exprerience developing and maintaining COBOL CICS Applications