4 Day(s)


This course covers the configuration and use of the HP Matrix Operating Environment infrastructure orchestration software to create an infrastructure service catalog and integrate into datacenter processes and services


Administrators, engineers and consultants who will plan and manage internal cloud service catalogs using HP Matrix Operating Environment infrastructure orchestration software

Skills Gained

At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to

  • Create and manage a logical server through its lifecycle
  • Configure HP Matrix Operating Environment infrastructure orchestration (IO) software
  • Create, run, and publish a simple workflow in HP Operations Orchestration (OO) Studio
  • Describe the IO workflow integration architecture
  • Describe the IO lifecycle integration interfaces
  • Process XML-formatted workflow inputs provided by IO
  • Install and customize a sample cloudmap that contains an IO template, an OO workflow, and several customization files


  • HP recommends that students have attained the following credentials or levels of experience before taking this course:
  • Basic Microsoft Windows server management
  • HP Systems Insight Manager experience or training
  • Basic networking knowledge
  • Basic SAN knowledge

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Module 0: Overview

  • Course Introduction
  • Lab Environment Overview

Module 1: Introduction to infrastructure orchestration

  • Infrastructure orchestration (IO) Product Overview
  • Design Overview
  • Design Tasks
  • Integration Overview
  • Integration Architecture
  • Provisioning Overview


  • Downloading HP Matrix Operating Environment Documentation
  • Viewing IO Online Demonstrations

Module 2: Introduction to Logical Servers

  • Logical Server Features
  • Creating a Logical Server
  • Activating a Logical Server
  • Displaying Logical Server Properties
  • Storage Pool Management


  • Importing a Logical Server from a Virtual Machine
  • Dragging a Logical Server from One ESX Host to Another
  • Deactivating and Activating a Logical Server
  • Explicitly Moving a Logical Server
  • Unmanaging an Imported Logical Server

Module 3: Configuring and using infrastructure orchestration

  • Configuration Tasks Overview
  • Setting up Virtual Provisioning
  • Setting up Physical Provisioning
  • Setting up Server Pools
  • Setting up Storage Pools
  • Administrator Tasks
  • Troubleshooting


  • Configuring infrastructure orchestration
  • Virtual Provisioning and Template Development
  • Troubleshooting

Module 4: Infrastructure orchestration Integration Architecture

  • IO Integration Interfaces
  • Extensible Server and Storage Adapter Overview


  • Using the IO Integration Interface
  • Deleting a Service Using the CLI

Module 5: Introduction to Operations Orchestration Workflows

  • Operations Orchestration (OO) Overview
  • OO Studio User Interface


  • Setting up OO Studio
  • Configuring OO Studio
  • Configuring Student Accounts

Module 6: Authoring Your First Workflow

  • Creating the Flow
  • Running the Flow in the OO Studio Debugger


  • Exploring OO Studio
  • Authoring your First Flow

Module 7:Creating Workflows for infrastructure orchestration

  • IO WorkFlow Structure
  • Creating a WorkFlow for IO
  • Extracting Information from the RequestXML Input
  • Using XSLT


  • Building a CaptureXML flow
  • Modifying the Output Filename
  • Using XSLT

Module 8: IO Cloudmap Solution

  • IIS Cloudmap Solution Components
  • IIS Cloudmap Workflow Logic
  • Installing a Cloudmap Solution


  • Installing the IIS Cloudmap Solution

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