Data Domain System Administration

Data Domain System Administration Course Description

Duration: 4.00 days (32 hours)

In this course, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to manage Data Domain systems. You will learn Data Domain system concepts, verify system configuration, manage network interfaces, configure and manage a virtual tape library (VTL), perform data backups and recoveries, manage data security, Domain Data Boost and replication, plan for capacity and throughput, and monitor and upgrade a Data Domain system.

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Intended Audience for this Data Domain System Administration Course

  • » Administrators, support personnel, and others responsible for using and maintaining Data Domain systems

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Data Domain System Administration Course Objectives

  • » Deduplication
  • » Data Domain operating environment, including Data Domain deduplication
  • » Configure Data Domain data paths
  • » Perform a Data Domain system initial setup
  • » Access and copy data to a Data Domain system
  • » Configure and manage Data Domain network interfaces
  • » Configure a VTL
  • » Customize and manage a Data Domain deduplication file system
  • » Perform data replication and recovery
  • » Configure and manage data security on a Data Domain system
  • » Data Domain Boost
  • » Perform a Data Domain Boost backup
  • » Capacity and throughput planning
  • » Monitor a Data Domain system

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Data Domain System Administration Course Outline

      1. Technical Overview
        1. Data Domain
        2. Deduplication Basics
        3. Data Domain Data Invulnerability Architecture (DIA)
        4. Data Domain Stream-Informed Segment Layout (SISL--) Scaling Architecture
        5. Data Domain File Systems
        6. Data Domain Protocols
        7. Data Domain Data Paths
        8. Domain Administration Interfaces
      2. Basic Administration
        1. Verifying Hardware
        2. Managing System Access
        3. Monitoring a Data Domain System
        4. Licensed Features
        5. Upgrading a Data Domain System
      3. Managing Network Interfaces
        1. Configuring Network Interfaces
        2. Link Aggregation
        3. Link Failover
        4. VLAN and IP Alias Interfaces
      4. CIFS and NFS
        1. CIFS
        2. NFS
      5. File System and Data Management
        1. Configuring and Monitoring MTrees
        2. Snapshot Operations
        3. Fast Copy
        4. File System Cleaning
        5. Monitoring File System Space Usage
      6. Data Security
        1. Data Domain Retention Lock
        2. Data Sanitization
        3. Encryption of Data at Rest
      7. Data Replication and Recovery
        1. Data Replication
        2. Configuring Replication
        3. Monitoring Replication
        4. Data Recovery
      8. Tape Library and VTL Concepts
        1. Data Domain VTL
        2. VTL Planning
        3. Configuring Data Domain as a VTL
      9. Data Domain Boost
        1. Data Domain Boost and Features
        2. Configuring Data Domain to Use Data Domain Boost
      10. Sizing, Capacity and Throughput Planning, and Tuning
        1. Capacity Planning
        2. Throughput Planning
        3. Model Capacity and Throughput Performance
        4. Throughput Monitoring and Tuning

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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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