Webcasts for CICS TS, CICS Tools, and OMEGAMON



This document contains all Webcasts including the Support Technical Exchanges and other miscellaneous presentations that have been given for CICS Transaction Server for z/OS (CICS TS) and the CICS product family.


Each presentation is led by a technical expert who shares a specific topic and then is available for a brief to the topic. Afterwards, a panel of subject matter experts answer "how to" questions from customers. They question and answer period following the formal presentation. The Open Mics start with a short introduction do not include a formal presentation.

List of Webcasts:

Visit the Support Technical Exchange site often to see the schedule of planned topics and presenters! You can also see all previous Webcasts listed by product.

You might also want to view YouTube videos posted by CICS Hursley. See "Recent activity" at top of page or see available videos by categories.

CICS Transaction Server and CICS Tools

The most recent CICS Support Technical Exchanges are:
  • CICS Storage 101B - a look into CICS Dynamic Storage Areas - updated for CICS TS V5 was held on 15 September 2015. This Support Technical Exchange is designed to provide a look into CICS Dynamic Storage Areas (DSA), how they are managed and show examples from a system dump. This is an updated version of the previous Storage 101 Technical Exchange, showing the above the bar DSA and other enhancements.

  • CICS Web services Part 2 - Deployment was held on 2 December 2014. This Support Technical Exchange is designed to discuss aspects of deployment of Web Services in CICS, covering deployment of Web Services, including best practices for Cloud Applications and the use of CICS Explorer. It also covers new security capabilities provided by CICS support of SAML Assertions and Kerberos Tickets.

  • CICS Web services Part 1 - Development was held on 4 November 2014. This Support Technical Exchange is the first of a two-part series that discusses all aspects of hosting Web Services in CICS TS. It covers the Development of Web Services, including best practices, and the use of IBM Rational Developer for System z (RDz). It also covers the development of both SOAP and JSON Web Services, and enhancements from CICS TS V5.2.

  • Ask the Experts: All About the OSGi JVM server in CICS was held on 21 October 2014. This Ask the Experts session explores all about the OSGi JVM server in CICS TS V4.2, V5.1, and V5.2. The discussion includes using Java from a CICS perspective running in a JVM server. It highlights the set up and tuning of a JVM server, migrating existing applications to OSGi bundles, and some tips on problem determination when running OSGi applications within CICS.

Click on the following links to see the Webcasts related to specific topics:

CICS Explorer


File control




Web services


Other topics


For OMEGAMON Support Technical Exchanges, see the Tivoli Technical Exchange Webcasts page.

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Host Transaction Processing IBM Session Manager Not Applicable z/OS 3.1, 2.2
Host Transaction Processing IBM CL/SUPERSESSION z/OS 1.4.7
Host Transaction Processing CICS Configuration Manager for z/OS z/OS 2.1
Host Transaction Processing CICS Interdependency Analyzer for z/OS Capability z/OS 3.1

Product Alias/Synonym

CICS/TS CICS TS CICS Transaction Server

Document information

More support for:

CICS Transaction Server

Software version:

2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 4.1, 4.2, 5.1, 5.2

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