Within this interactive workshop we review and discuss in detail the IBM System Storage DS8000, IBM i and PowerVM Virtual I/O Server storage architecture. Students gain valuable experience from guided hands-on training within a real IBM i DS8000 lab environment. We focus on the configuration and administration incl. best practices for IBM i native as well as PowerVM Virtual I/O Server SAN attachment and on Copy Services management using DS CLI and PowerHA SystemMirror for i.
This hands-on workshop enables you to gain valuable IBM i SAN architectural knowledge including the latest DS8870 and IBM i 7.2 enhancements and become more self-sufficient in configuring, administrating and trouble-shooting an IBM i DS8000 SAN Copy Services environment incl. PowerVM Virtual I/O Server and PowerHA SystemMirror for i.
This intermediate course is for IBM i system / storage administrators and support staff.
You should have basic knowledge about SAN storage infrastructure.