Course Description

In this two-day hands-on course students get an introduction to OpenVMS, learn Digital command language (DCL),and write command procedures.


Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:


Course Benefits

Students will be able to interact with, and work on, a OpenVMS system.


Who Should Attend

This course is valuable for anyone who is new to OpenVMS, be it users, programmers, supervisors, systems engineers, or database analysts.



To ensure success, we recommend students taking this course have a basic knowledge of computer use and terms, and keyboard skills.


Method Of Instruction

Lecture, numerous interactive demonstrations, questions and answers, three quizzes, and one comprehensive capstone exercise. -------------------------------------------------

Course Outline

Chapter 1: Multiuser Concepts Chapter 2: User Accounts Chapter 3: Loggin In and Out Chapter 4: Digital Command Language Chapter 5: The User Environment Chapter 6: Directories Chapter 7: File Protection Chapter 8: Processes Chapter 9: Command Procedures -------------------------------------------------