Data sets and records

Z Data Tools provides production and development logical file manipulation for HFS files, sequential (PS and PDS(E)) and VSAM (including IAM) data sets.

You can view and edit or otherwise process these types of data:

Note: Throughout this publication, where the term data set is used, it generally refers to any of the above resource types, rather than referring specifically to traditional z/OS data sets, unless otherwise mentioned.

Z Data Tools can use copybooks that are stored in a PDS, a PDSE, a CA-Panvalet library, or a library accessed using the Library Management System Exit.