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HP StoreVirtual 4000 Storage Administration and Configuration

( Duration: 2 Days )

The HP StoreVirtual 4000 Storage Administration and Configuration training course teaches the skills needed for planning, installing, configuring, and managing HP 4000 storage area networks (SANs).

By attending HP StoreVirtual 4000 Storage Administration and Configuration workshop, Participants will learn to:

  • Explain the architecture of HP StoreVirtual 4000 SAN solution
  • Plan and install networks of Storage Systems, including multi-site installations providing High Availability / Disaster Recovery
  • Configure Storage Systems for initial connection
  • Install and use the HP StoreVirtual Consolidated Management Console (CMC) for Windows
  • Configure and manage the 4000 SAN
  • Mount the SAN Volumes from Windows 2003, Windows 2012, or VMware vSphere 5.1i

  • Participants will get comfortable with HP StoreVirtual 4000 SAN so that they can go back into their environments and engineer a solution using all the features of 4000 SAN systems and LeftHand software
  • Participants will be able to understand & implement Best Practices of HP StoreVirtual 4000 SAN implementation/administration process in Windows

  • Basic networking
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows Servers

  • Storage Administrators

COURSE AGENDA

1

Storage Product Suite Overview

  • List the components of the HP StoreVirtual 4000 suite
  • Discuss the function of the HP StoreVirtual 4000 suite components
  • Describe Left Hand OS Software
2

Centralized Management Console

  • Install the Centralized Management Console
  • Understand Management Console user interface
  • Use the Content Pane to verify the status of modules
3

Basic Configuration

  • Install and set IP/hostname
  • Configure storage systems
  • Manage the Networks settings
  • Understand how to configure and use SNMP
4

Management Group and Clusters

  • Explain the purpose of Managers and Management Groups
  • How to create, edit, and delete Management Groups
  • How to create local administrative groups and users
  • Identify the purpose and requirements for a virtual Manager
  • Understand the purpose of Managers
  • Explain the purpose of Clusters
  • How to create, edit, delete, and view Clusters
  • Understand the virtual IP address and its use
  • Understand other Cluster-related configuration functions
5

Working with Volumes

  • Planning Volumes
  • Prerequisites for Volumes
  • Volume growth capacity
  • Create and view Volumes
  • Edit/delete Volumes
  • Left Hand OS network RAID
6

Connecting the Volume via iSCSI

  • Understanding iSCSI
  • Installing the initiator
  • Creating “Server Profiles”
  • Connecting the Volume
  • Formatting the drive
7

HP StoreVirtual 4000 SAN & Microsoft MPIO support

  • HP Storage DSM for MPIO
  • HP Storage MPIO
  • Configure NICs for failover
8

LeftHand OS Snapshots

  • Snapshot Overview
  • Snapshot Architecture
  • Using a Snapshot
  • Creating a Snapshot Single
  • Rolling back a Snapshot
  • Scripting Snapshot operations
9

SmartClone Volumes

  • StoreVirtual 4000 SAN SmartClone
10

Remote Copy

  • Remote copy software
  • Remote copy planning
  • Create, edit, delete, view, or cancel a remote copy operation
  • Remote copy workarounds
11

Using HP Storage LeftHand OS with VMware vSphere

  • HP Storage and VMware advantages
12

HP LeftHand OS Multi-Site HR/DR Solution Pack

  • Purpose of LeftHand OS Multi-Site HA/DR Solution Pack
13

Onboard Performance Monitoring

  • Understanding performance statistics
  • Adding, removing statistics
  • Exporting data
  • Statistics log
14

Performance Tuning and ISCSI SAN for Applications

  • Important performance factors
  • Use HP Storage performance guidelines when planning and implementing an IP SAN solution
15

Good Practices

  • Recognize and use good practices
  • Practices to avoid

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