Designing the FlexPod Solution (NetApp-FPDESIGN-REV01)
Virtual ClassroomLearning Style
2 DaysCourse Duration
About Individual Course:
About this course:
Designing the FlexPod Solution is a 2-day instructor-led course where you will learn to evaluate the FlexPod solution design process with regard to the contemporary data center challenges. The course provides a comprehensive understanding of the reconnaissance and analytics assess computing solution performance characteristics and requirements. In addition, this course will describe the hardware components of the FlexPod and the process for selecting proper hardware for a given set of requirements.
The Course Introduction provides learners with the course objectives and prerequisite learner skills and knowledge. The Course Introduction presents the course flow diagram and the icons that are used in the course illustrations and figures. This course component also describes the curriculum for this course, providing learners with the information that they need to make decisions regarding their specific learning path.
The average salary for NetApp Systems Administrator is $127,000 per year.
- Describe the FlexPod Solution
- Identify FlexPod Design Requirements
- Identify the supported Cisco UCS components
- Identify the supported NetApp storage components
- Identify the supported Cisco Nexus components
- Describe the FlexPod topology options
- Describing FlexPod validated management solutions
- Describe the FlexPod use case with VMware vSphere 6.0 and IP-Based Storage
- Describe the FlexPod use case with Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack
- Partners, OR
- Anyone needing to setup and design their FlexPod solution
If you already have a working FlexPod system, then you do not need this course.
- Knowledge of server system design and architecture
- Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking
- Familiarity with SANs and NFS network-attached storage (NAS) technologies
- Familiarity with Fibre Channel Protocol
- Understanding of Cisco Enterprise Data Center Architecture
- Familiarity with hypervisor technologies (such as Microsoft, Red Hat, or VMware)
Suggested prerequisite course:
- Implementing and Administering the FlexPod Solution (NetApp-FPIMPADM-REV01)
- Exploring SAN Architectures and Configurations (SANARCH) (NetApp-SANARCH)
- Data ONTAP SAN Implementation (NetApp-SANIMP-REV04)
- ONTAP NFS Administration (NetApp-NFSAD-REV06)
- Managing NAS and Performance Analysis Combo (NetApp-NASPerf)
Virtual Instructed-Led Outline
- Module 1: FlexPod Data Center Solutions and Architecture
- Module 2: FlexPod Hardware and Software Selection and Sizing Considerations
- Module 3: FlexPod Designs Based on Platforms
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|Course Duration||2 Days|
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