IBM Content Manager OnDemand for z/OS CMOD



The course is for OnDemand Administrators and employees responsible for devising solutions that index and load documents into an OnDemand system. Hands on Labs cover the Command Utilities e.g. ARSADMIN, ARSXML, ARSMAINT AND ARSDOC. Document Indexing, Building Reporting Objects and other Report Types (ASCII & PDF) using the Generic Indexer are covered.

Storage Management, Document Storage and System Administration are explained in detail.


Anyone who is currently, or soon will be, administering an IBM Content Manager OnDemand system.

OnDemand Report Administrators - individuals who implement OnDemand solutions to index and load documents into an OnDemand system.


  • An understanding of basic database concepts
  • Some experience as a system administrator, database administrator, or business solution builder


  • Acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to administer an IBM Content Manager OnDemand system using the tools and techniques presented here.
  • Learn the skills required to implement a system solution for indexing and loading documents into an OnDemand system.


Introduction to OnDemand
System concepts and components
OnDemand objects
Report processing
Document retrieval
Database tables and system logs

Document Indexing
Indexing basics
Additional indexing features
Indexing using multiple triggers

Build Reporting Objects
Create an application group
Create an application
Folders and cabinets
Load a report file
Modify a report
Configure permissions

Other Report Types
ASCII line data using the OnDemand Wizard
PDF report files
Using the Generic Indexer

Storage Management Concepts and components
Storage scenarios
Configure cache storage
Configure archive storage

Document Storage
Cache structures
OnDemand database
Document retrieval

System Administration
System configuration
Configure the system log
Automate document loading
Enhanced Retention Manager
Create a document approval process
Manage objects using ARSXML
Manage users and groups

Optional topics
Creating AFP documents
Convert line data to AFP documents
EBCDIC line data: transactions
Query documents
Retrieve documents
Add, update, and delete documents

Price (ex. VAT)

€ 2.460,00 per person


3 days


  •  virtual
  •  24-06-2024 - 26-06-2024
  • register

Delivery methods

  • Classroom
  • On-site (at your location)
  • Virtual (instructor online)


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