Administering MIMIX V8.1 in a FusionBanking environment

Course title
Administering MIMIX V8.1 in a FusionBanking environment
4 days


Learn the essentials of operating and administering MIMIX Availability V8.1. in a Misys Fushion enviornment. After completing the class the student will have an understanding of logical replication and how to administer it in a banking environment. The student’s hands on experience will include common tasks and concepts that are helpful in the day to day operations of MIMIX in a Fushion Banking enviornment. The course will focus on replication status and day-to-day audits, setting up lights-out-monitoring, correcting replication problems using VSP, ability to view status and determine if the product is performing at the expected level, update configuration based on information in data protection reports, common problem identification and resolution for issues found outside of auditing, and how to perform a role swap.

Course Agenda

1.High availability overview which focuses on: 
   oIntroduction to logical replication within the context of MIMIX 
   oIntroduction to i5/OS journaling
2.Understanding MIMIX Installation, upgrades, and License Manager
   oFunctions of License Manager 
   oHow to use the Installation Wizard to update your MIMIX installation 
3.Understanding day to day Operations - tasks and monitoring
   oReplication status and correcting data group issues using VSP 
      1.Introduction to Vision Solutions Portal to manager MIMIX environments
      2.Recognizing source versus target replication issues
      3.Correcting journaling and object replication errors
      4.Learn how to start and stop various MIMIX processes including data groups, system managers, and monitors
      5.Recommendation for daily monitoring tasks
      6.Discuss of basic problem determination and resolution
  oDiscussion on setting up lights-out-monitoring of MIMIX (Subscriptions)
     1.Configuration of email support
     2.Discussion of available monitored events
     3.Setting up Groups to share VSP configuration
     4.Discussion on how to administer VSP users and their subscriptions
  oDiscussion of data synchronization: available methods and why they may be necessary
    1.Available methods for synchronizing library bases objects, IFS, and DLO
    2.Available methods for synchronizing data
4.Introduction of basic configuration
  oWorking with schedules
  oData Protection Reports
     1.Introduction to
     2.Understanding of content and use of information within the reports
     3.Modifying configuration from a Data Protection Report
  oViewing and modifying configuration using VSP
     1.Introduction to Replication Configuration Window
     2.Use of Selection Rules Window
5.Discussion of MIMIX Auditing on:
  oUnderstanding of full audits
  oUnderstanding of Priority Based Audits
  oWorking with audits and Monitor
  oDiscussion on the use and effects of MIMIX policies
  oCommon Audit problems and their resolution
6.Understanding MIMIX Procedures and Steps
  oDiscussion on running and viewing status of a procedures
  oDiscussion on basics of creating and editing a procedure
  oUnderstanding of how to customize
7.Discussion of Switching in a MIMIX environment
  oUnderstanding switch methods
  oDiscussion of planned, unplanned, and virtual switches
  oDiscussion on the use of Procedures in the switch process
  oImportance of creation and maintenance of the Switch Runbook

What's included

Training material - in the form of presentation, documents etc.
Exercises as part of Hands on training.

Delivery dates

Suggest once a year in your major regions to allow training for new staff as well as existing staff that did not get the opportunity to attend prior.