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IBM Flash Storage Fundamentals

  • Tuition USD $1,195 GSA  $642.32
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 1509 Ratings
  • Course Code SSFS1G
  • Duration 1 day
  • Available Formats Classroom, Virtual

Enterprise data is growing exponentially. This data explosion is making commonly accepted practices of data management inadequate. Social, mobile, cloud, big data, and analytics are driving an explosion in data volumes and causing new challenges for data protection, disaster recovery, regulatory requirements, and standards for compliance. Data management has become one of the highest priorities of organizations today. 

The IBM FlashSystem products are designed to help companies improve performance and reduce server sprawl, power consumption, cooling, and floor space requirements. All of this in turn can help clients save money, improve performance, and invest more in innovation. The IBM FlashSystem family can help you take control of your storage, harness existing data, and manage your IT infrastructure in a much more cloud-like fashion. This course will aim to provide the basics of flash storage systems, specifically IBM- s portfolio in this area.

Skills Gained

Demonstrate an understanding of flash storage from a technology standpoint

Summarize the benefits of IBM FlashCore technology

Recognize all the flash storage products from IBM and their benefits

Summarize the architecture of IBM FlashSystem products, including Spectrum Virtualize, and the FlashSystem 900 offerings

Demonstrate an ability to access and interact with the graphical interface of an IBM Spectrum Virtualize FlashSystem.

Summarize the various use cases of each of the FlashSystem products


Who Can Benefit

Enrollment in this course is not restricted. Typical students may include:
- Customers
- Technical IBM personnel
- IBM Business Partner technical personnel
- IT consultants and architects



You should have a basic understanding of concepts associated with open systems disk storage systems and I/O operations.

You may want to consider taking:

Introduction to Storage (SS01G)



Course Details

Video demonstrations

  • Video 1 - Monitoring
  • Video 2 - User Management
  • Video 3 - Create Pools
  • Video 4 - WIN Host Attachment
  • Video 5 - Red Hat Enterprise Linux integration with IBM FlashSystem
  • Video 6 - Thin Provisioning & Volume Mirroring  

When does class start/end?

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.

How can someone reach me during class?

If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.

What languages are used to deliver training?

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.

What does GTR stand for?

GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

Does ExitCertified deliver group training?

Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.

Our instructor Mohammad Meimandi was a great resource. He helped clarify a lot of concepts. Overall I liked the Quiklabs as they offered a great hands-on experience to drive the concepts.

Its really nice to have the snacks available everyday. The staff is courteous and professional.

The course provided the essentials in preparing for AWS certification. Material was well organized and utilized during topic discussions.

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2 options available

  • Dec 18, 2020 Dec 18, 2020 (1 day)
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