15.10 - Creating FICON Connections - Teradata Tools and Utilities

Teradata Tools and Utilities for IBM z/OS Installation Guide

prodname
Teradata Tools and Utilities
vrm_release
15.10
created_date
August 2016
category
Installation
featnum
B035-3128-086K
  • When using FICON to define a CP whose device numbers are 310 and 311, supply the following information:
    Add Channel panel 
       Channel path ID: 3
       Number of CHPIDs: 1
       Channel path type: channel_path_type
    
    (first) Add Control Unit panel
       Control unit number: 310
       Control unit type: DUMMY
    
    (second) Add Control Unit panel
       Channel path IDs: 3
       Unit address: 10
       Number of units: 2
       Protocol: protocol_type
       I/O concurrency level: 2
    
    Add Device panel
       Device number: 310
       Number of devices: 2
       Device type: DUMMY
       Connected to CUs: 310
    
    Where variable... is...
    channel_path_type

    “BL” if a Bus and Tag channel is used.

    “CVC” if the Block Multiplexer device is connected to an ESCON channel through the use of an ESCON converter, such as an IBM 9034.

    protocol_type

    “S” for all servers with the channel interface set for data streaming at 3 MB per second.

    “S4” for all servers with the channel interface set for data streaming at 4.5 MB per second.