Last Updated: 1 November 2022
Welcome to the overview page for z/VM Education. The education content has been developed directly by the IBM z/VM Development organization, and is intended to be used by anyone that is interested in learning more about z/VM. Find a z/VM video education roadmap that delivers a custom level of instruction for your current role.
z/VM education roadmaps
New z/VM education videos are now available. These videos have been created by the IBM z/VM Development team along with others within the IBM zSystems organization. Videos range from basic introductory courses to more advanced z/VM topics. Several roadmaps have been created for you to find the appropriate level of z/VM education for your role. More videos are being added to the roadmaps on a continuous basis.
Featured z/VM education video
z/VM Virtualization Basics is the perfect starting point for anyone interested in learning about the basics of IBM z/VM. The presentation delves into the history of z/VM that first began more than 50 years ago. The presentation explains the reasons for virtualizing, and goes over the concepts of IBM Z hardware and the z/VM Hypervisor.
Featured z/VM how to video
How to Change Your z/VM System's Name - A demonstration of how to change your non-SSI z/VM system's name. This process does NOT apply to a z/VM system that is a member of an SSI.
More z/VM education resources
Additional Links to z/VM Education
Links to tutorials and more z/VM education resources
z/VM How to Videos
Step-by-step videos that walks a user through a specific task
z/VM Related Live Virtual Classes
Linux on IBM Z and LinuxONE - Technical Webcast Sessions