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IBM Certified System Administrator - DB2 11 for z/OS

Job Role Description / Target Audience

This certification exam certifies that the successful candidate has important knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to describe the architecture and administer the processes required to plan, install, manage, tune and secure DB2 for z/OS environments.

Recommended Prerequisite Skills

  • Working knowledge of DB2 z/OS in a system administration capacity
  • Support of DB2 on a z/OS environment
  • Knowledge of z/OS architecture
  • Knowledge of Subsystem Parameters (DSNZPARMs)
  • Knowledge of DB2 data sharing environment


This certification requires 2 test(s).

Test(s) required:

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  1. Test C2090-317 - DB2 11 System Administrator for z/OS

  2. Any 1 of the following tests:

    1. Test C2090-610 - DB2 10.1 Fundamentals

    2. Test C2090-320 - DB2 11 Fundamentals for z/OS


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