Faculty of Information Technology, BUT

Course details

IBM zSeries Servers

IIZ Acad. year 2017/2018 Summer semester 5 credits


Language of instruction



Classified Credit

Time span

26 hrs lectures, 26 hrs pc labs, 7 hrs projects

Assessment points

50 half-term test, 20 labs, 30 projects



Ergens Michal, Bc. (IBM CZ)


Ergens Michal, Bc. (IBM CZ)

Learning objectives

This course introduces students into principles of IBM zSeries servers and their maintenance. Students will learn general principles as well as exercise monitoring and maintaining of common applications running on zSeries servers.


Study literature

Progress assessment

Students can obtain up to 20 points from computer labs, up to 30 points from homeworks, and up to 50 points from two tests. The first test that concentrate on topics discussed withint first five weeks will take place in the middle of semestr. The second test that concentrate on all topics discussed within the course will take place at the end of semestr.

Controlled instruction

No attadance on lectures is monitored. Attendance computer labs is recorded. Dutiful attendance in at least 75 % of computer labs is necessary for accreditation.

Exam prerequisites

Students get points from computer labs, individual homeworks, and tests. For the accreditation, it is necessary to actively participate in at least 75 % of computer labs and, at the same time, get at least 50 points.

Plagiarsm as well as non-permitted cooperation within computer labs and homeworks or cheating during tests ;will cause that involved students are not classified and disciplinary action may be initiated.

Course inclusion in study plans

  • Programme IT-BC-3, field BIT, 3rd year of study, Elective
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