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Dell PowerFlex Rack Administration

( Duration: 3 Days )

This PowerFlex Rack Administration training course focuses on PowerFlex rack (formerly VxFlex Integrated rack) administration and management tasks. It presents tools and processes for monitoring, configuring, and maintaining the PowerFlex rack system.

By attending PowerFlex Rack Administration workshop, delegates will learn to:

  • Describe system architecture and operation
  • Use administration tools and resources
  • Provision and manage storage, and virtual compute and network resources
  • Configure and manage data protection
  • Monitor and manage alerts, events, and health of the system
  • Perform basic maintenance and troubleshooting

  • Understanding of hyperconverged infrastructure and software defined data center
  • Understanding of PowerFlex rack fundamentals
  • Knowledge of configuring and managing virtual resources using VMware vSphere, or Red Hat Virtualization
  • Knowledge of configuring and managing Cisco and Dell networking technologies

The PowerFlex Rack Administration class is ideal for:

  • Professionals who are responsible for administrating and maintaining a PowerFlex rack.

COURSE AGENDA

1

PowerFlex rack Overview

  • Introduction to PowerFlex rack
  • PowerFlex Family
  • PowerFlex Benefits and Use cases
2

PowerFlex rack Architecture

  • PowerFlex rack Hardware Components
  • PowerFlex Integrated rack Network Connectivity
  • PowerFlex rack Configurations
  • PowerFlex Architectural Basics
  • PowerFlex Data Workflows
3

PowerFlex rack Deployment Options and Management Tools

  • PowerFlex Family Deployment Options
  • Management Interfaces Overview
  • Network and Switch Management
4

Storage Resource Management

  • PowerFlex Storage Constructs
  • Service Deployment Workflow using PowerFlex Manager
  • Adding Storage Constructs using PowerFlex Manager
  • Adding Storage Constructs using PowerFlex Web UI
  • Fine Granularity Storage Pool
  • Administrating Volumes in PowerFlex Manager
  • Administration Volumes in Web UI
5

Compute Resource Management

  • VMware vCenter for Compute Resource Management
  • PowerFlex Management Controller Cluster
  • PowerFlex Node Cluster
  • Provisioning Storage for Production Virtual Machines
  • Create Datastore on PowerFlex Volume
  • Virtual Machine Deployment Options
  • VM Migration
  • Red Hat Virtualization Manager for Compute Resource
6

Network Resource Management

  • Network Types
  • Access Switch port Configurations
  • NS-OX Query Commands
  • Logical Networking
  • Adding a Production Network
  • Adding a Network to a Service
7

Security and User Management

  • User Roles and Authentication
  • Managing System Paraments
8

Data Protection Options

  • Rebuild and Rebalance
  • Snapshot and Snapshot Policy
  • Native Asynchronous Replication
  • Maintenance Modes
  • CloudLink Integration
  • PowerFlex rack-Integrated Data Protection
9

Monitoring and Troubleshooting

  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  • Virtual Environment Monitoring
  • PowerFlex Monitoring
  • Hardware Monitoring
  • Troubleshooting PowerFlex rack

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