OE98 Introduction to IBM i for New Users

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1 Days

6 CPD hours

This course is intended for

This course is intended for new users employed in a data processing environment who are new to Power Systems with IBM i.


After completing this course, you should be able to:Explain the functions supported by IBM i operating systemsExplain Power System with IBM i models and generationsExplain which applications are supportedSign on / off the systemUse the display station keyboardUse the online help that is availableUse the different interfaces available for IBM iUnderstand how objects are managedEnter control language (CL) commandsSend and receive messages and work with message queuesManage work and outputExplain basic security concepts on IBM i


In this classroom course, you will learn basic concepts and skills you need to be productive users on Power Systems with IBM i. With plenty of hands-on lab exercises, we show everything from signing onto the available user interfaces; green screen environment and IBM Navigator for i.You will learn how objects are managed on the system and how you display these objects. You will learn to use control language (CL) commands (fast path) and how to work with and manage messages on the system. Students will also learn how to the system manages work and how you manage your printouts. Lastly, students will also get a basic overview of security.

Introduction and overview to IBM i
Using the 5250 emulation interface
Overview of IBM I Access Client Solutions
Using IBM Navigator for i
Using the messages function on IBM i
Using CL commands on IBM i
Managing objects on IBM i
Managing your work on IBM i
IBM i security overview
Additional education
Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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