Using NonStop Essentials with HPE Systems Insight Manager

( Duration: 3 Days )

This Using NonStop Essentials with HPE Systems Insight Manager training course prepares you to work with operational tools within the HPE Systems Insight Manager (HPESIM). You will be introduced to NonStop Cluster Essentials, I/O Essentials, Software Essentials and Performance Essentials. Topics include: cluster configuration/management, account creation/management, health summaries, managing tasks, their categories, event viewer, running scripts, installing components, alert notifications, agent configuration, security management, remote workstations, and inventory reports.

By attending Using NonStop Essentials with HPE Systems Insight Manager workshop, delegates will learn to:

  • Install, configure and operate the HPE Systems Insight Manager (HPESIM) suite and all its component products:
  • NonStop Cluster Essentials NonStop I/O Essentials, NonStop Performance Essentials, Software Essentials
  • Describe additional plugins for NonStop systems:
    • Storage Essentials
    • Remote Support Advanced

  • Attend a training on HPE NonStop - NS-series Server Administration or HPE NonStop NB-series Server Administration or equivalent practical experience.
  • At least six months experience operating Integrity NonStop servers

The Using NonStop Essentials with HPE Systems Insight Manager class is ideal for:

  • System operators
  • System administrators
  • System analysts
  • Technical support analysts
  • Personnel involved with day-to-day management of HPE Integrity NonStop NS-series servers



Introduction and First Steps with HPESIM

  • NonStop Manageability Strategy
  • Next Generation Data Center Vision
  • Unified Infrastructure Management
  • HPE Systems Insight Manager (SIM) components essentials
  • HPE Storage Essentials
  • HPE Insight Remote Supported Advanced (RSA)
  • Recommended configuration
  • Architecture
  • Discovering NonStop Systems
  • First Time Wizard

NonStop Cluster Essentials

  • Installing client and server components
  • Configuration Management Application
  • Cluster and Server discovery and configuration
  • Account management

Common Operations

  • Cluster health
  • Cluster management tasks
  • Adding new tasks
  • Task execution, management, specifications and parameters
  • Event Viewer
  • Coldloading and booting parameters

I/O Essentials

  • Installing client and server components
  • Task list
  • Task status and information
  • Category management

Performance Essentials

  • Installing client and server components
  • Performance monitoring
  • Configuration management
  • Thresholds and alert notifications
  • Agent configuration
  • EMS Templates

NonStop Software Essentials

  • Installing client and server components
  • Software archive and packages
  • Software configuration revisions
  • Receiving and installing software
  • Building and applying
  • Predefined reports


  • Managing User IDs and Groups
  • Toolboxes
  • Creating and assigning authorizations
  • Authorization results

Additional Operations

  • Homepage customization
  • Quick Launch feature and menu structure
  • Software Versions
  • Remote Workstation
  • Inventory taking and reports
  • Custom reports

Related Products

  • Time Synchronization
  • Client and Server Mode Features
  • Recommended Configuration
  • Configuring NonStop as TimeSync Client
  • Time Source
  • HPE Insight Remote Support Advanced (RSA)
  • Availability Stats and Performance


  • Tracing and log files
  • Items to check
  • Known limitations
  • Workarounds

Onsite Delivery Equipment Requirements

  • One dedicated NonStop NS-Series server with a minimum of:
  • One PC per student and one PC for the instructor with projection capabilities
    • NonStop Kernel operating system, version H06.04 or later and J06.03 or later with corresponding NonStop Essentials host licenses
    • Six disk volumes in addition to the system disk
    • 96 MB memory per CPU
    • Ethernet connectivity
    • TCP/IP software package (SD20)

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