Chapter 5 System Administration

Table of Contents

Defining Shell Access
Setting Codepage for Remote Account
Running Remote Commands
Remote Command Examples from USS
Remote Command Examples using JCL
Managing JCL Jobs over SFTP
Tectia sftpg3
Tectia scpg3
OpenSSH sftp
Securing the Client
Disabling Agent Forwarding

Secure system administration is a common use case for Secure Shell.

Secure system administration

Figure 5.1. Secure system administration

The server settings may limit the services that are accessible via Secure Shell. For example, the Secure Shell server may deny terminal access and allow only file transfer or tunneling. The restrictions from the server perspective are described in the Tectia Server for IBM z/OS Administrator Manual.