This 2 day course provides students with the skills needed to implement and manager the IBM VM Recovery Manager - HA (VMR-HA) product. Topics include introduction to High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR), understanding the requirements and planning for implementing VMR-HA, installing and configuring VMR-HA, and testing the capabilities of VMR-HA at the VM and application level. Hands-on exercises reinforce the lecture material, allowing students to install, configure, test, and maintain VMR-HA environments.
Describe industry terminology and concepts for High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recover (DR)
Plan for the installation of VM Recovery Manager 1.5
Install VM Recovery Manager - HA (VMR-HA) components
- Describe the installation of VIOS efix
- Install VM Recovery Manager HA KSYS and GUI software
- Install the VM agent on managed LPARs
- Declare the infrastructure environment : HMC, Hosts, VIOS
- Create the host groups : the hosts you want to protect against failures
- Select the managed VM, configure and enable them for HA
Describe how VMR-HA functions at the VM and application levels
Manage and monitor KSYS using the provided tools
Install and check VMR-HA agent status
Register an application with the VMR-HA agent
Recover standard and critical applications
Who Can Benefit
The target audience is system integrators, system administrators, and product support specialists who are responsible for VMR-HA.
Unit 1: (1:30) High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) concepts
Unit 2: (1:00) VM Recovery Manager requirements
Unit 3: (1:00) VM Recovery Manager HA installation
Unit 4: (2:00) VM Recovery Manager HA configuration
Exercise 4: (0:30) Configuring VMR-HA using the GUI
Unit 5: (2:00) VMR-HA at the VM level
Exercise 5: (1:00) VMR-HA managing a VM crash
Unit 6: (2:00) VMR-HA at the application level
Exercise 6: (1:30) VMR-HA managing an application crash
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?
Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.
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Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.
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The tool provided to practice the course teachings is very functional and easy to use.
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