FDS/VTL/SIR Deployment Training

4 дн.
О курсе

This course provides students with the skills required to deploy FalconStor’s File- Interface Deduplication System (FDS) and Virtual Tape Library (VTL) with Deduplication (Single Instance Repository or SIR). Students will perform hands-on lab exercises to reinforce concepts. Course is based on FDS v7.0 and VTL v7.5

Для кого этот курс

Target Audience: Professional Services type personnel

Требуемые знания и навыки

Knowledge Prerequisites:

  • Working knowledge of Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and Ethernet networking
  • Working knowledge of RAID, LUN, and storage virtualization concepts
  • Completion of VTL/SIR Administration course (e-Learning or ILT) OR equivalent experience (please review the VTL/SIR Administration Course descriptions to confirm familiarity with the topics covered in those courses)
  • Working knowledge of FalconStor Support Portal (searching KB articles, obtaining software downloads)
  • Reviewed latest related Product User Guides
Приобретаемые навыки

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Explain FDS/VTL/SIR architecture and components
  • Perform deployment planning techniques
  • Install FDS, VTL, and SIR appliances
  • Configure FDS, VTL, and SIR appliances using the FalconStor Management Console
  • Setup advanced features such as High Availability, deduplication, replication, and OST
  • Perform appliance upgrades

Course Topics

  • FDS/VTL/SIR Solution Overview
  • Preparation and planning for new installations
  • USB installation of FalconStor FDS/VTL/SIR Server
  • Initial FDS/VTL/SIR setup o EZ-Start web setup
  • FalconStor Management Console configuration o Adding/Removing servers o Adding/Removing license keys o Enabling/Disabling server options
  • Fibre Channel targets
  • Email Alerts
  • System maintenance
  • Fibre Channel Overview
    o Alias creation
    o Setting up zoning
    o Creating/Enabling configurations
  • Storage overview
    o RAID, LUN and Host creation
    o LUN mapping
  • Rescan, discover and prepare LUNs
    o LUN virtualization
    o Load balancing
  • Failover creation
    o FDS
    o VTL
  • Deduplication configuration
    o SIR cluster configuration
    o VTL to SIR association
    o FDS to SIR association
  • SIR redundant node configuration
  • Creating and configuring FDS file system and sharing
  • Physical tape library configuration
  • Automated tape caching configuration
  • Deduplication policy configuration
  • Replication configuration
  • OST configuration
  • Backup configuration
  • SIR repository expansion
  • Applying server patches
  • Server upgrades
  • Fibre Channel HBA replacement
  • NIC teaming configuration