IBM Spectrum Scale Advanced Administration for LinuxNewly Released

IBM Spectrum Scale Advanced Administration for Linux Course Description

Duration: 3.00 days (24 hours)

This course is intended for IT professionals tasked with administering a Spectrum Scale system. It includes information on installing, configuring and monitoring a Spectrum Scale cluster.

Next Class Dates

Dec 18, 2018 – Dec 20, 2018
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM ET
Guaranteed to run class (GTR)
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018

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Intended Audience for this IBM Spectrum Scale Advanced Administration for Linux Course

  • » This advanced course is for IT professionals tasked with administering a Spectrum Scale system.

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IBM Spectrum Scale Advanced Administration for Linux Course Objectives

  • » Migrate a GPFS 3.5 cluster to IBM Spectrum Scale 4.2
  • » Migrate an IBM Spectrum Scale 4.1 cluster to 4.2
  • » Describe and set up GUI interface
  • » Execute performance collection infrastructure
  • » Describe the IBM Spectrum Scale multi-cluster functionality, how to remote mount file systems, and the security configuration in a multi-cluster environment
  • » Describe, install, and configure Clustered Network File System (cNFS)
  • » Define, deploy, debug, and log Cluster Export Service (CES)
  • » Describe multi-protocol support
  • » Describe the Server Message Block (SMB) Protocol family and clients; solve and monitor SMB recovery scenarios; troubleshoot SMB
  • » Manage Ganesha default configuration change/list
  • » Manage exports in CES Network File System (NFS) and debug CES NFS
  • » Describe home and cache features
  • » List the various Active File Management (AFM) modes; create and manage an AFM relationship
  • » Define and introduce asynchronous disaster recovery (DR)
  • » List the recovery point objectives (RPOs) and failover options
  • » Describe the Spectrum Scale Disaster Recovery Architecture
  • » Describe the Linear Tape File System (LTFS) Enterprise Edition (EE) Introduction
  • » Describe the GPFS policy driven storage management
  • » Describe the HSM archival solution with LTFS EE
  • » Define how to create a file placement optimization (FPO) pool
  • » Describe using Spectrum Scale with Hadoop
  • » Identity the scenarios in which GPFS-FPO is applicable
  • » Define Share Nothing Architecture
  • » Describe the design and architecture of the Call Home feature and describe its functionality
  • » List the usage/advanced usage of the Call Home feature
  • » Describe GPFS Performance parameters and GPFS tuning considerations
  • » Monitor a GPFS cluster
  • » Describe flash cache capabilities
  • » Move metadata to flash cache

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IBM Spectrum Scale Advanced Administration for Linux Course Outline

      1. Migrating to IBM Spectrum Scale 4.2
      2. Spectrum Scale 4.2 GUI
      3. Multi-cluster
      4. Clustered NFS
      5. Cluster Export Services for multi-protocol support
      6. SMB Protocol Support
      7. NFS Support in CES; Ganesha overview/performance
      8. Active File Management
      9. AFM-Based Disaster Recovery (DR) and Asynchronous DR
      10. Planning LTFS and GPFS environment for data archiving
      11. File Placement Optimizer
      12. IBM GPFS-FPO and integration with GPFS Hadoop connector
      13. IBM Spectrum Scale Call Home
      14. Monitoring and performance tuning
      15. Flash Cache metadata migration

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