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IBM Spectrum Control and IBM Storage Insights Implementation and Lab Access

  • Tuition USD $99
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 4841 Ratings
  • Course Code SSC15G-SPVC
  • Duration 4 hours
  • Available Formats Self Paced

This IBM Self-Paced Virtual Class (SPVC) includes:
- PDF course guide available to attendee during and after course
- Lab environment where students can work through demonstrations and exercises at their own pace

IBM Spectrum Control is an integrated data and storage management software that provides monitoring, automation, and analytics for organizations with multiple storage systems, while IBM Storage Insights is a cloud-based service that provides visibility across storage environments to help manage complex storage infrastructures.

 

This course provides an overview of IBM Spectrum Control and IBM Storage Insights and how these products can help you analyze and manage your storage. This course walks you through the IBM Spectrum Control installation process, then guides you through the basic administrative tasks, including how to add devices, use and configure Probes, set up the Performance Monitor, and employ Tasks. This course also covers how to access IBM Storage Insights services using an IBM ID, install a Data Collector, add a storage system, and explore the graphical interface. You will be able to practice these skills in a set of online exercises. Last, we will demonstrate how IBM Spectrum Control Advanced Analytics can analyze tiers, balance pools, and reclaim and provision storage.

Skills Gained

  • Summarize the components and uses of IBM Spectrum Control
  • Install IBM Spectrum Control
  • List the basic administrative tasks in IBM Spectrum Control
  • Summarize the fundamentals of IBM Storage Insights
  • Connect to Storage Insights and perform simple tasks
  • Identify the basic uses of IBM Spectrum Control Advanced Analytics

Who Can Benefit

Enrollment in this course is not restricted. Typical students may include:

  • Customers
  • Technical IBM personnel
  • Business Partner technical personnel
  • IT consultants and architects

Prerequisites

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Course Details

 

  • Unit 1 describes the basic components and uses of IBM Spectrum Control and introduces you to the graphical interface. (10 minutes)
  • Unit 2 covers the prerequisites for installing IBM Spectrum Control and walks you through the installation process. (10 minutes)
  • Unit 3 demonstrates the basic administrative tasks in IBM Spectrum Control, including how to add devices, use and configure Probes,  set up the Performance Monitor, as well as how to view and monitor performance data. (30 minutes)
  • Unit 4 covers the fundamentals IBM Storage Insights, including how to install a Data Collector, add a storage system, and explore the graphical interface. (20 minutes)
  • Unit 5 provides you with an opportunity to use IBM Storage Insights by completing a series of online exercises. (1 hour)
  • Unit 6 demonstrates how IBM Spectrum Control Advanced Analytics can analyze tiers, balance pools, as well as reclaim and provision storage. (20 minutes)

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.

What does vendor-authorized training mean?

As a vendor-authorized training partner, we offer a curriculum that our partners have vetted. We use the same course materials and facilitate the same labs as our vendor-delivered training. These courses are considered the gold standard and, as such, are priced accordingly.

Is the training too basic, or will you go deep into technology?

It depends on your requirements, your role in your company, and your depth of knowledge. The good news about many of our learning paths, you can start from the fundamentals to highly specialized training.

How up-to-date are your courses and support materials?

We continuously work with our vendors to evaluate and refresh course material to reflect the latest training courses and best practices.

Are your instructors seasoned trainers who have deep knowledge of the training topic?

ExitCertified instructors have an average of 27 years of practical IT experience. They have also served as consultants for an average of 15 years. To stay up to date, instructors will at least spend 25 percent of their time learning new emerging technologies and courses.

Do you provide hands-on training and exercises in an actual lab environment?

Lab access is dependent on the vendor and the type of training you sign up for. However, many of our top vendors will provide lab access to students to test and practice. The course description will specify lab access.

Will you customize the training for our company’s specific needs and goals?

We will work with you to identify training needs and areas of growth.  We offer a variety of training methods, such as private group training, on-site of your choice, and virtually. We provide courses and certifications that are aligned with your business goals.

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Will I get access to content after I complete a course?

You will get access to the PDF of course books and guides, but access to the recording and slides will depend on the vendor and type of training you receive.

Fantastic and great training. Tons of hands-on labs to really make you understand the material being thought.

Very good couse and again we would like to see more videos on removing FRUs

Topics, material and specially instructor (Graham Godfrey) was beyond my expectations.

vary good online learning. instructor is vary good the way he explained every thing.

Instructor was great, course was mostly very good except for too much focus on pricing

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