Designing the FlexPod Solution (FPDESIGN)

( Duration: 2 Days )

This Designing the FlexPod Solution (FPDESIGN) training course teaches to evaluate the FlexPod solution design process in regard to the contemporary data center challenges. The course follows a standard design methodology that is used to create FlexPod designs. FlexPod architectures, components, design principles, use cases, and preconfigured solutions are examined. Using NetApp and Cisco tools, learners create FlexPod designs that correlate to real-world environments.

By attending Designing the FlexPod Solution (FPDESIGN) workshop, delegates will learn to:

  • Explain the capabilities and benefits of the FlexPod solution
  • Explain FlexPod data center architectures
  • Identify the FlexPod design principles
  • Describe FlexPod design methodology
  • Identify the NetApp and Cisco sizing tools
  • Describe FlexPod management, orchestration, and support options
  • Describe solutions for common FlexPod designs
  • Identify the hardware and software components that are used in common FlexPod designs

  • Technical knowledge of FlexPod Solutions
  • Knowledge of NetApp hardware, software and cluster administration
  • Knowledge of Cisco hardware, software and administration



FlexPod Solution Overview

  • Changes and challenges to Data Management
  • Introduction to FlexPod solutions
  • FlexPod datacenter architectures
  • FlexPod workloads

Designing a FlexPod Solution

  • FlexPod design principles
  • Design methodology
  • FlexPod sizing and design tools

FlexPod Components

  • Compute layer
  • Network layer
  • Storage layer
  • FlexPod management

Analysis of Validated FlexPod Designs

  • FlexPod datacenter with vSphere CVD
  • FlexPod datacenter with Microsoft SQL Server on Linux VM on VMware and Hyper-V
  • FlexPod Express with VMware vSphere and NetApp AFF A220 with Direct-Attached IP-Based storage
  • FlexPod datacenter with VMware Horizon View and VMware vSphere with Cisco UCS Manager for 5000 seats
  • FlexPod datacenter with VMware and Cisco ACI

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