IBM Spectrum Accelerate Implementation

Duration: 
2 days
Codes: 
SSC30G,SSC30GNZ,IBM,SSC30GAU

Overview

This instructor led course will provide an understanding of IBM Spectrum Accelerate, an important, scale-out, software-defined storage product. It has been written to teach everything from the basics of installing IBM Spectrum Accelerate to performing advanced administrative tasks using it. The course will attempt to clarify the concepts involved in planning, deploying, and implementing IBM Spectrum Accelerate. It will cover the basics of software-defined storage from a technology standpoint as it is today, the product architecture of IBM Spectrum Accelerate, explain its major features and benefits while showing how to implement the solution. It will also cover configurations that an administrator must be aware of by showing multiple use cases.

Audience

Enrollment in this course is not restricted. Typical students may include:

  • Customers
  • Technical IBM personnel
  • Business Partner technical personnel

Other IT specialist: consultants and architects

Skills Gained

By the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of Software-defined storage from a technology standpoint
  • Summarize IBM's Spectrum range of products and their benefits
  • Summarize the architecture of IBM Spectrum Accelerate
  • Integrate and deploy IBM Spectrum Accelerate in an existing storage infrastructure
  • Summarize the key administrative tasks that need to be performed after the installation of IBM Spectrum Accelerate
  • Demonstrate an ability to access and interact with the graphical and command line interfaces of the product

Summarize the various tasks that can be performed on block storage using IBM Spectrum Accelerate by understanding various use cases

Prerequisites

Introduction to Storage (SS01G)

Always check our training web site - www.ibm.com/training

Course Outline

Agenda

  • Unit 1: Introduction to IBM Spectrum Accelerate
  • Unit 2: Planning for Spectrum Accelerate
  • Unit 3: IBM Spectrum Accelerate Implementation
  • Unit 4: IBM Spectrum Accelerate Administration
  • Unit 5: IBM Spectrum Accelerate Trouble Shooting

Lab Exercises

  • Exercise 1: Not used in this course
  • Exercise 2: Navigation and User Management in IBM Spectrum Accelerate
  • Exercise 3: Managing Capacity
  • Exercise 4: Managing Snapshots & Consistency Groups
  • Exercise 5: Managing Host Attachments
  • Exercise 7: Monitoring in IBM Spectrum Accelerate
  • Exercise 8: A walk-through of mirroring with IBM Spectrum Accelerate
  • Exercise 9: Multi-tenancy and Troubleshooting

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.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Glasgow
Glasgow2 1000 £1000 2019-02-18
Midlands
Birmingham2 1000 £1000 2019-02-18
Manchester
Manchester2 1000 £1000 2019-02-18
Onsite
Onsite2 1000 £1000 2019-03-24