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An Introduction to IMS: Your Complete Guide to IBM Information Management System by Steve Nathan, Sandy Sherrill, Rick Long, Moira McFadden Lanyi, Margaret Wilson, Kenny Blackman, John Butterweck, Diane Goff, Barbara Klein

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Chapter 24. Operating IMS

In addition to starting and shutting down IMS, operating IMS includes the tasks of monitoring an IMS system, and recovering the system if a failure occurs.

In This Chapter

Controlling IMS

Modifying and Controlling System Resources

Starting IMS

Restarting IMS

Monitoring the System

Shutting Down IMS

IMS Failure Recovery

Controlling Data Sharing

Controlling IMS

You can use the Time Sharing Option (TSO) single point of control (SPOC) application or the Batch SPOC utility to submit IMS operator commands to an IMSplex.

Controlling IMS with the TSO SPOC Application

You can use the TSO SPOC to issue operator commands in an IMSplex. The TSO SPOC application uses an Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF) ...

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