Understanding the IMS TM scheduler

Deepak Kohli, IBM

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In this session, we will talk about how transactions are scheduled in an IMS TM environment.  We will discuss in details the implications of the various scheduling parameters (Priority, Limit priority, Limit count, Serial vs Parallel, Transaction class, etc.).


Deepak Kohli is an IMS Product Manager and has been working with IMS for several decades.  He has worked as a DBA, Sysprog and in IMS level 2 support.  He is a sought-after speaker in the conference circuit.  When asked if Deepak had any advice for his IMS clients, he responded: “Whatever you do always give 100 %. Unless you are donating blood.”