EMC Avamar Administration, Installation and Configuration

EMC Avamar Administration, Installation and Configuration Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

This course provides participants with the knowledge and basic skills necessary to install, configure, administer, monitor and troubleshoot an EMC Avamar backup environment. Hands-on labs give aspirants the opportunity to install single node and multi-node Avamar servers, configure and perform backups and restores, and perform node addition and node replacement tasks. Recommended Avamar best practices are presented throughout the course.

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Intended Audience for this EMC Avamar Administration, Installation and Configuration Course

  • » This course is intended for systems engineers, partners and software support specialists who install, configure and support EMC Avamar.

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Course Prerequisites for EMC Avamar Administration, Installation and Configuration

  • » Backup and recovery concepts
  • » Avamar solution concepts
  • » Network administration in a TCP/IP environment

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EMC Avamar Administration, Installation and Configuration Course Objectives

  • » Describe EMC Avamar functionality
  • » Describe the Avamar de-duplication process
  • » Install and configure Avamar Server software (single and multi-node configurations)
  • » Perform node replacement and node addition
  • » Install Avamar Administrator and Client software
  • » Configure and run scheduled and on-demand backups
  • » Restore files using various Avamar interfaces
  • » Configure and run Avamar standard replication
  • » Describe Avamar server daily maintenance activities: checkpoints, HFS checks,garbage collection
  • » Use Avamar tools to perform system monitoring, maintenance, capacity management and basic troubleshooting tasks

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EMC Avamar Administration, Installation and Configuration Course Outline

      1. EMC Avamar Installation and Configuration
        1. Avamar Fundamentals
        2. Building an Avamar System
        3. Avamar Installation
        4. Avamar Node Replacement
        5. Avamar Node Addition
      2. EMC Avamar Administration
        1. Avamar Administration
        2. Avamar Backups
        3. Performing Recoveries
        4. Using Enterprise Manager and Replication
        5. System Monitoring and Maintenance
        6. Logs, Troubleshooting and Reporting
      3. EMC Avamar Installation and Configuration
        1. Installation and configuration of an Avamar single node server
        2. Installation and configuration of an Avamar multi-node server
        3. Avamar node replacement
        4. Avamar node addition
      4. EMC Avamar Administration
        1. Installation of Avamar Administrator and account management tasks
        2. Installation of Avamar client software
        3. Configuring and running scheduled and on-demand backups
        4. Running restores
        5. Using Avamar Enterprise Manager
        6. Configuring and running Avamar standard replication
        7. Performing daily system monitoring tasks
        8. Daily maintenance activities, including checkpoints, managing schedules and capacity
        9. Exploring Avamar processes and logs
        10. Running standard and custom reports

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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