Veritas InfoScale Fundamentals 8.0 for UNIX Linux: Administration Training
The Veritas InfoScale Fundamentals 8.0 for UNIX Linux: Administration Training course is a condensed version of the five-day Veritas InfoScale Storage 8.0 for UNIX/Linux: Administration course and the five-day Veritas InfoScale Availability 8.0 for UNIX/Linux: Administration course. This course is a subset of the two courses and it covers the basics of Veritas InfoScale Storage 8.0, and Veritas InfoScale Availability 8.0.>
Training Course Objectives:
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Provide an overview of the InfoScale product suite and InfoScale support for cloud environments.
- Install and configure the InfoScale Storage environment.
- Create, configure, and manage disks, disk groups, and volumes.
- Administer file systems and manage components in the VxVM architecture.
- Administer Mirrored Volumes
- Resize a Volume and a File System
- Create a cluster, and configure service groups and resources.
- Outline the different VCS cluster communication mechanisms.
- Explain InfoScale support for multi-version clusters.
- Perform common administrative cluster operations.
- Summarize VCS user and agent account passwords encryption standards.
- Outline online and offline configuration procedures.
- Configure notifications and triggers to customize VCS behavior in response to events.
- Explain how VCS responds to resources faults.
- Describe how the Intelligent Monitoring Framework improves fault detection.
- Describe VCS response to common system and cluster interconnect failures.
Who Should Attend
This course is designed for UNIX/Linux system administrators, system engineers, technical support personnel, network/SAN administrators, and systems integration/development staff, who will install, configure, manage, and integrate InfoScale Storage and InfoScale Availability.
Knowledge of and hands-on experience with UNIX/Linux systems administration is required.
Training Course Delivery Method:
Instructor-Led Training (ILT)
Hands-On Training Course:
This course includes practical lab exercises that enable you to test your new skills and begin to transfer those skills into your working environment.
Training Course Duration:
Training Course Start Time:
10:00 AM EST
Training Course Outline:
PART 1: Veritas InfoScale Fundamentals 7.4.2 for UNIX Linux: Administration Training
InfoScale Storage Basics
- Virtual Objects
- Operating system storage devices and virtual data storage
- Volume Manager storage objects
- VxVM volume layouts and RAID levels
- Creating a Volume and File System
- Preparing disks and disk groups for volume creation
- Creating a volume and adding a file system
- Displaying disk and disk group information
- Displaying volume configuration information
- Removing volumes, disks, and disk groups
- Working with Volumes with Different Layouts
- Volume layouts
- Creating volumes with various layouts
- Allocating storage for volumes
- Making Configuration Changes
- Administering mirrored volumes
- Resizing a volume and a file system
- Moving data between systems
- Renaming VxVM objects
- Administering File Systems
- Benefits of using Veritas File System
- Using Veritas File System commands
- Logging in VxFS
- Controlling file system fragmentation
- Using thin provisioning disk arrays
PART 2: Veritas InfoScale Fundamentals 7.4.2 for UNIX Linux: Administration Training
InfoScale Availability Basics
- High Availability Concepts
- High availability concepts
- Clustering concepts
- High availability application services
- Clustering prerequisites
- VCS Building Blocks
- VCS terminology
- Cluster communication
- VCS architecture
- VCS Operations
- Common VCS tools and operations
- Service group operations
- Resource operations
- VCS Configuration Methods
- Starting and stopping VCS
- Overview of configuration methods
- Online configuration
- Controlling access to VCS
- Preparing Services for VCS
- Preparing applications for VCS
- Performing one-time configuration tasks
- Testing the application service
- Stopping and migrating an application service
- Collecting configuration information
- Online Configuration
- Online service group configuration
- Adding resources
- Solving common configuration errors
- Testing the service group
- Offline Configuration
- Offline configuration examples
- Offline configuration procedures
- Solving offline configuration problems
- Testing the service group
- Configuring Notification
- Notification overview
- Configuring notification
- Overview of triggers
InfoScale Availability Additions
- Handling Resource Faults
- VCS response to resource faults
- Determining failover duration
- Controlling fault behavior
- Recovering from resource faults
- Fault notification and event handling
- Intelligent Monitoring Framework
- IMF overview
- IMF configuration
- Faults and failover with intelligent monitoring
- Cluster Communications
- VCS communications review
- Cluster interconnect configuration
- Joining the cluster membership
- Changing the interconnect configuration