SAN-NETAPPS

→ Storage fundamentals

  • Components of storage
  • Storage protocols and topologies
  • Design considerations
  • Fibre channel basics and how it works in san
  • Difference between SAN & NAS
  • DAS/NAS/SAN explanation
  • Multipathing softwares
  • Architecture of a storage subsystem
  • Storage Management Softwares
  • Accessing storage (SAN/NAS) from windows & unix systems
  • How san works in real time environment
  • Virtualization
  • Information lifecycle management (ILM)
  • Business continuity mangement.

→ Fiber Channels-Brocade and CISCO

  • Introduction to fiber chanel
  • FC theory fundamentls
  • FC layers & valid port types
  • FC Topologies & Terminology
  • Fiber connectors & fc well-known adresses.

→ Brocade & CISCO Switch Management.

  • Introdcution to harware & sotware products
  • Installation of new switches
  • Firmware downloads and configuration uploads.
  • User  account and password behaviours
  • Fabric-wide settings vs. Local switch settings.
  • Zoning & types of zoning
  • Creating device alias.
  • Device and fabric manger mangement
  • Generating show tech reports(switch logs)
  • Switch networking

→ Data protection

  • Disaster recovery solutions
  • Global mirrorning
  • Metro mirroring 

→ Introduction to Netapp Storage Environment

  • The key features and functions of Netapp Storage Systems
  • Distinguish between nas and san
  • Netapp unified storage architecture
  • Netapp support site

→ Basic administration

  • How to connect to a netapp (console and remote)
  • Netapp system manager
  • Running commands on console, from remote host and system manager
  • Configure autosupport for FAS systems

→ Physical storage

  • Data ontap raid technology
  • Diskshelfs and disks
  • Aggregates

→ Volumes

  • Volume concepts
  • Root volumes, flexible voumes
  • Using cli and system manager for volume administration
  • Qtrees

→ WAFL (Write Anywhere File Layout)

  • Wafl file system concepts
  • Data read and write mechanism on a wafl file system
  • Consistency points (CPS), raid management and storage levels

→ Security administration

  • Configure security for administrtive access to storage
  • Manage user logins
  • Role-based access control (RBAC)
  • Manage users and groups
  • Data ontap 8.0 security

→ Networking

  • Configuration of network settings in data ontap
  • Name resolution services (DNS & NIS) concepts and configuration
  • Network interface configuration
  • Interface group configuration and management
  • Virtual lans (V-LAN) and routing

→ NFS (Network File System)

  • NFS concepts
  • Configure nfs through cli and system manager
  • NFS exports
  • Client side configuration for mounting
  • NFS troubleshooting

→ CIFS

  • CIFS concepts
  • Configuring CIFS through cli and system manager
  • Sharing resources on storage and mapping on clients
  • CIFS troubleshooting
  • Managing CIFS security

→ NAS management

  • Security methods for protecting data
  • Multiprotocol access
  • Security style settings for volumes and qtrees
  • Methods for tracking and restricting storage usage
  • Create and manage quotas
  • Data ontap fpolicy file-screening policy

→ SAN

  • San fundamentals
  • San protocols (FC, FCOE and ISCSI)
  • Initiator and target
  • Nodes and ports
  • ISCSI setup
  • Creating luns using cli and system manager
  • Accessing luns from servers
  • SAN management techniques
  • Troubleshooting access issues in san environment

→ Snapshot copies

  • Concepts snapshot copies
  • Taking a snapshot copy
  • Snapshot copies and inodes
  • Managing inodes
  • Snapshot copy reserve
  • Scheduling snapshot copies
  • Restoring snapshot copies
  • Restoring files (original and new location)

→ Flexclone volumes

  • Flexclone technology concepts
  • Setting up FLEXCLONE volumes using CLI and system manager
  • Splitting volumes
  • Space usage

→ Introduction to other storage products

  • Introduction to EMC CLARIION, DMX and VMAX
  • Introduction to Hitachi and hp storage prdocuts
  • Difference between operation of NETAPP storage and other storage

→ Brocade & CISCO switch management.

  • Introdcution to harware & sotware products
  • Installation of new switches
  • Firmware downloads and configuration uploads.
  • User  account and password behaviours
  • Fabric-wide settings vs. Local switch settings.
  • Zoning & types of zoning
  • Creating device alias.
  • Device and fabric manger mangement
  • Generating show tech reports (switch logs) Switch networking
Online Courses Videos