EMC CLARiiON AX4 brings easy-to-use networked storage to small to medium businesses and branch offices at an affordable price. CLARiiON AX4, a VMware certified solution, combines proven reliability and availability with simple installation and management capabilities. And its powerful Intel Xeon processors can handle even the most challenging workloads.Clariion is a discontinued SAN disk array manufactured and sold by EMC Corporation, it occupied the entry-level and mid-range of EMC's SAN disk array products. In 2011, EMC introduced the EMC VNX Series, designed to replace both the Clariion and Celerra products.
All attendees should be familier with following concepts.
CLARiiON models, components, management options, and features
Data integrity and availability features found in a CLARiiON storage platform
CLARiiON performance, storage configuration, and provisioning concepts
PowerPath performance, transparent recovery, and availability features in anopen systems host environment
SAN terminology, features, architecture, theory of operations, and managementfor Fibre Channel and iSCSI SANs
SnapView, MirrorView, and SAN Copy operation, terminology, and performance
It is a 16 days program and extends up to 2hrs each.
The format is 40% theory, 60% Hands-on.
It is a 4 days program and extends up to 8hrs each.
The format is 40% theory, 60% Hands-on.
Private Classroom arranged on request and minimum attendies for batch is 4.
Why Fibere Channel?
FC Theory fundamentals & Introduction
FC Layers & Related Components
FC Topologies, Terminology & Addressing
Expected FC Behavior
FC Theory fundamentals summary (HP EVA 4000/6000/8000)
Controller features and redundancy
Generation 2 controllers (HSV2x0)
Operator Control Panel (OCP)
Configuring HSV2x0 controllers
Generation 3 controllers (HSV300)
EVA4400 Management Module
Web-based OCP (WOCP)
Generation 4 controllers (HSV4x0)
Summary of all controller features
Disk Drive Enclosures
Drive enclosure models and configurations
Generation 2 drive enclosures
Environmental Monitoring Unit (EMU)
Customer self repair operations for the drive enclosure
Drive enclosure indicators and connections from front and rear views
EMU functions, LED status displays and display and pushbutton operations
Enclosure Address Bus EAB and Environmental Monitoring Unit EMU functions
Supported disk drives
Command View EVA Introduction
Command View EVA overview
EVA Management Server requirements
Launching and running Command View EVA
Installation and configuration of Command View EVA versions 6.x - 9.x
Licensing of the various versions of command View
Firmware and management software for the EVA 4400
Local Replication (Business Copy)
Array-based data replication from Command View
Creating and using Snapshot, Snapclones and Mirrorclones
Container creation and operation
Traditional features, operation and properties (EMC CLARiiON CX3-10/20/40/80)
CLARiiON host integration and management
CLARiiON Security Management
Navisphere Manager 6.x architecture, including
how to locate objects within Navisphere Manager
how to create and manage storage objects and RAID objects using Navisphere Manager
Advanced LUN Management
Windows disk management, including
Windows host-attach requirements and procedures
How to install Navisphere agent on windows and Linux server
Windows and Linux host-attach requirements, procedures, and best practices
Configure Access Logix and define its features
Power Path and its CLARiiON-supported features
how to use the GUI and CLI to identify options
Snap view configuration and management
How Snap View makes snapshot copies of LUNs
Sizing and configuring the reserved LUN pool
How to configure, activate, and remove snapshots
How to start and stop Snap View sessions
How Snap View makes clones of LUNs
Where clones may be used
Compare and contrast clones and snapshots
Configuration and administration of clones
Mirror view and SAN copy configuration and management
Operations of the fracture and write intent logs
Mirror View connectivity options, including
how Mirror View and Snap View can be used together
EMC SAN Copy features and functions
How to create EMC SAN Copy sessions on a supported CLARiiON array
Using SAN copy Replication between EMC CLARiiON and HP EVA Storages
How to manage, troubleshoot and correct EMC SAN copy session
Brocade Silk Worm 200E
Describe Fiber channel concepts
Install, configure and/or verify functionality of switches in a Brocade fabric
Configure, verify, administer and describe Brocade Soft zoning, Hard zoning and Mixed zoning.
Create SAN design to meet customer performence, availability and scalbility requirements.
Determine host to validate the implementation of the SAN design
Describe when zoning changes are required.
Host connectivity with Windows/Linux environment
Install and configure HBA driver and describe HBA configuration parameters.
Install and configure multi-pathing software to failover and failback (windows)
Add new Fiber channel attached disk LUNs to a Linux system.
Configuring basic disk to dynamic disk for expanding virtual disk