Symmetrix Configuration Management with FAST VP Certification Training

  • Overview

    This course describes the theory of operations of EMC Symmetrix FAST (Fully Automated Storage Tiering). FAST managed objects, i.e. Symmetrix Tiers, FAST storage groups and FAST policies will be covered. Use of Symmetrix Performance Analyzer (SPA) to view statistics for storage groups managed by FAST will be covered. The lecture material will be reinforced with lab exercises using SYMCLI and SMC.

    EMC Online ILT is a real-time web based interactive training experience where students participate via the internet to access instructor-led lecture, discussion, questions and answers, and lab exercises. EMC Online ILT utilizes Voice-Over-IP for the audio portion of the training. A headset with microphone is REQUIRED to speak with the instructor and the rest of the class. Text communication is also available through the virtual classroom.

    This course is intended for EMC personnel, customers and partners who configure and manage a Symmetrix.

    Course Objectives

    Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to:

    • Explain the features and benefits of FAST for Symmetrix
    • Describe FAST managed objects
    • Describe algorithms used by FAST
    • Explain the relationship between FAST and Symmetrix Optimizer
    • Describe the use of Symmetrix Performance Analyzer to view statistics for storage groups managed by FAST

    To understand the content and successfully complete this course, the student must have an understanding of Symmetrix fundamentals.

    Labs will be conducted on Unix systems. students must be familiar with the editor and user commands on at least one of the following Unix shells:

    • ksh
    • sh
    • csh
    • bash
    • tcsh
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