IDCAMS DEFINE Utility you can use to define VSAM files. Here are the parameters to consider while creating them.
VSAM files tips and ideas on how they will be accessed in COBOL
VSAM files in CICS are main source of input. This post tells you how to use browse VSAM file options in CICS
The well explained post on VSAM alternate index and its merits.
The awesome advantages of of VSAM make still VSAM files are popular in mainframe. It has its own advantages and dis-advantages. Read more.
Here are IDCAMS utility commands and their uses. The examples help you how to use this utility correctly.
The awesome and simple solution for VSAM error code 24 with reason for error. Read more.
The solution for VSAM error code 96 and reason for error. Read more.
VISAM File status code 23 quick resolution.
The outstanding and highly informative VSAM return codes, reasons and solutions really helpful for developers. They can fix the error in less time and they can save their precious time. The list contains all VSAM return codes.
There are teo different status codes. One staus code is related to COBOL. The other one is related to VSAM. The VSAM returned codes to COBOL are saved in VSAM return code variable. These tips help you to use for ESDS, RRDS and KSDS files.
A resolution to resolve VSAM file OPEN errors. You will get file status code as 35. This means you have received file OPEN error.