IBM PureFlex System Implementation Services

IBM PureFlex System Implementation Services Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

IBM PureFlex System is a new category of computing that integrates multiple server architectures, networking, chassis, storage, and system management capabilities into a single, integrated system that is easy to deploy and manage. This course prepares IBM Business Partners to perform services for IBM PureFlex Intro and IBM PureFlex Virtualization service offerings.

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Intended Audience for this IBM PureFlex System Implementation Services Course

  • » This course is for IBM Business Partners charged with performing IBM PureFlex Intro and IBM PureFlex Virtualization service offerings.

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IBM PureFlex System Implementation Services Course Objectives

  • » Recall the foundation services performed for IBM PureFlex Intro and IBM PureFlex Virtualization service offerings
  • » Carry out initial quick start configuration steps for the IBM Flex System Chassis Management Module and the Flex System Manager
  • » Carry out configuration steps to zone, map volumes, and manage the IBM Flex System V7000 Storage Node in the IBM PureFlex environment
  • » Carry out configuration steps, such as IP addressing, zoning, VLANs, and other typical Ethernet settings, with the IBM Flex System
  • » Carry out the installation and configuration steps necessary to create and manage a Power Systems virtual server
  • » Recognize the features of the IBM Flex System Manager VMControl component
  • » Execute an initial configuration of an X-Architecture compute node using server configuration patterns
  • » Execute a deployment of a compute node image to an X-Architecture compute node

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IBM PureFlex System Implementation Services Course Outline

      1. Module: 1
        1. Welcome
        2. IBM PureFlex System overview
        3. Quick start guides for IBM PureFlex System
        4. IBM PureFlex System Storage considerations
        5. Basic Flex System V7000 administration
        6. Networking in IBM PureFlex System offerings
        7. IBM PureFlex Ethernet fundamentals
        8. IBM PureFlex Power Systems PowerVM
      2. Module: 2
        1. Welcome
        2. IBM PureFlex System overview
        3. Quick start guides for IBM PureFlex System
        4. IBM PureFlex System Storage considerations
        5. Basic Flex System V7000 administration
        6. Networking in IBM PureFlex System offerings
        7. IBM PureFlex Ethernet fundamentals
        8. IBM PureFlex Power Systems PowerVM
        9. IBM PureFlex Power Systems PowerVM (continued)
        10. Power node virtual servers
        11. IBM Flex System Manager VMControl overview
        12. Configuration patterns and compute node image deployment
        13. Deploy compute node images
        14. Installing and configuring VMware vCenter Server
        15. Virtual server lifecycle management using VMControl

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