Isilon Administration and Management

Isilon Administration and Management Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

This course provides you with a foundation in Isilon storage cluster administration. Highlighted topics include network configuration, physical and logical layout, access and authentication, integration with various applications, as well as system monitoring and troubleshooting.

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Intended Audience for this Isilon Administration and Management Course

  • » Those responsible for administering the Isilon scale-out storage platform
  • » Anyone who wants a deeper understanding of the Isilon scale-out storage platform

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Isilon Administration and Management Course Objectives

  • » Overall Isilon cluster architecture
  • » Cluster layout and different types of access
  • » File access
  • » Storage management
  • » Application integration
  • » Cluster monitoring
  • » Troubleshoot a cluster

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Isilon Administration and Management Course Outline

      1. Isilon cluster
        1. Isilon cluster architecture
        2. Interfaces to the cluster
        3. Data protection
        4. Networking the cluster
        5. File access control
      2. Cluster layout and access
        1. Data layout and protection
        2. Caching
        3. Data integrity, metadata, and disk pools
        4. Network configuration
        5. Environmental integration
        6. Management access
      3. File access
        1. Access
        2. Permissions and access zones
        3. Identity management overview
        4. Combined permissions
        5. Advanced cross platform permissions
        6. Alternative platform access
      4. Storage management
        1. Cluster arrangement
        2. File pools
        3. SmartQuotas
        4. SnapShotIQ
        5. SyncIQ
        6. NDMP
        7. SmartLock
      5. Application integration
        1. Isilon VMware support
        2. VAAI and VASA
        3. Database and anti-virus
      6. Monitoring
        1. Installing InsightIQ
        2. Using InsightIQ
        3. SNMP monitoring
        4. SupportIQ
      7. Troubleshooting
        1. File access
        2. Cluster setup
        3. Performance
      8. Labs

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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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