Brocade Associate SAN Administrator

4 days


This training course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to help them become proficient with Brocade Gen 6 and Gen 5 Fibre Channel products and Fabric OS v8.0.1 features.


This course is designed for storage administrators, SAN administrators, system administrators, SAN architects, systems engineers, and SAN operators that are involved with configuration, change management, maintenance, monitoring, configuration, and basic SAN troubleshooting

Course Outline

  • Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:
  • Identify the SAN Brocade product line and physical Layer SAN components, including Brocade 16 and 32 Gbps hardware
  • Describe and implement features related to Fabric OS v8.0.1.
  • Install, configure, and verify Brocade switch functionality
  • Perform maintenance tasks that include downloading firmware, validating firmware download, and backing up switch configurations
  • Discuss Fibre Channel concepts
  • Configure, verify, administer, and describe Brocade zoning
  • Configure the Monitoring Alerting Policy Suite (MAPS) feature
  • Describe Layer 2 fabric routing and trunking functionality
  • Discuss distance solutions
  • Perform basic troubleshooting processes and use Brocade error messages, commands, and diagnostics
  • Identify management tools used to manage Brocade fabrics, such as Brocade Network Advisor, Web Tools, and the CLI

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite4 2800 2800 2019-07-22