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Veritas Resiliency Platform: Administration with Demonstration Lab

  • Tuition USD $4,000 GSA  $3,425.69
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 4731 Ratings
  • Course Code RP-ADMIN-DL
  • Duration 5 days
  • Available Formats Classroom

The Veritas Resiliency Platform 2.2: Administration with Demonstration Lab course is designed for the IT professional tasked with installing, configuring, and maintaining Veritas Resiliency Platform in multiple Enterprise Data Centers. Veritas Resiliency Platform is built on four business pillars: Predictability, Automation, Compliance and Flexibility. VRP provides a web-based dashboard with visibility into the real-time health of your business applications no matter where they reside. Single click automation lets you migrate business services across sites, as well as test business-service recovery at an application, virtual machine, multitier service or entire site level. This course is a 5-day instructor led, classroom training. The course covers all aspects of deployment and implementation including overview, architecture, installation, configuration, management, and usage. The structure of this course is approximately 60% lecture, 40% live demonstration by the Instructor

Skills Gained

  • Identify the need and list the benefits of Veritas Resiliency Platform
  • Describe the high-level architecture, and deployment considerations of Veritas Resiliency Platform
  • Deploy VRP Appliances and create a Resiliency Domain.
  • Add users, personas and authentication domains
  • Add clusters, virtual machines, applications and storage as managed assets to Veritas Resiliency Platform
  • Create Resiliency Groups for migrations, takeovers, and rehearsals.
  • Perform asset migration, takeover and rehearsal operations.
  • Create and execute Virtual Business Services and Resiliency Plans
  • Perform monitoring, reporting and auditing of VRP services and events
  • Implement Update/upgrade Services when applicable

Who Can Benefit

This course is for UNIX/Linux system administrators, system engineers, technical support personnel, network/SAN administrators, and systems integration/development staff, who will be installing, operating, or integrating Veritas Resiliency Platform.


You must have working knowledge of data center operations, storage replication technologies, disaster recovery operations, virtualization technologies and Linux and Windows operating systems.

Course Details

Overview – Veritas Resiliency Platform

  • Complexity in the Data Center
  • Automated Service recovery
  • Just-in-Time Recovery

VRP Architecture

  • Overview of Veritas Resiliency Platform architecture
  • Resiliency Domain
  • Resiliency Manager
  • Infrastructure Management Server
  • Data Centers
  • Assets

VRP Appliance Deployment

  • Deployment Requirements
  • Appliance Bootstrapping
  • Command Line Interface Shell

VRP Repository Server

  • Integrating VRPYUM in the Resiliency Domain
  • Upgrade Process for VRP
  • Applying patches/Updates

VRP Console

  • Accessing the VRP UI
  • Creating the Resiliency Domain
  • UI Navigation
  • Creating Resiliency Groups

VRP Licensing

  • Introduction to the Licensing Service
  • Licensing Architecture
  • Permanent License
  • Demo License
  • Metering
  • License Lifecycle

User and Identity Management

  • Authentication Service
  • Authorization Service
  • User Management
  • Persona and Job Management

Host Assets

  • Use cases for adding host assets
  • Prerequisites for adding managed Hosts
  • Windows Install Host

Service Objectives

  • Concept of Service Objective
  • Service Objective Templates
  • Activating Service Objectives
  • Deleting Service Objectives

Recovery Automation

  • Local Workload Management
  • DR Operations
  • Migration Workflow
  • Takeover Workflow
  • Rehearsal Workflow

InfoScale – VCS Support

  • Support for InfoScale Availability
  • Prerequisites for Cluster integration
  • Integrating VIOM into VRP
  • Discovering InfoScale Applications
  • Supported InfoScale configurations

VRP Data Mover

  • VRP Data Mover Introduction
  • vSphere APIs for IO (VAIO)
  • VRP Based IO Filter
  • Replication Gateway Architecture
  • Replication Gateway Components
  • VRP Data Mover Prerequisites
  • Replication Gateway Deployment
  • Replication Gateway Configuration

NBU Integration

  • NBU Deployment Architecture
  • NBU Prerequisites
  • Integrating the NBU Master Server
  • Copy Service Objective
  • NBU Recovery Process
  • Restore Operations

Replication Support

  • Application Replication Support
  • VM Replication Support
  • Replication Appliances
  • Integrating Assets for replication discovery

Application DR

  • Supported Configurations
  • Application Discovery Framework
  • Application Discovery Workflow
  • Application Reporting Workflow
  • Application Operations Workflow

Application SDK

  • Support for AppSDK
  • Adding custom applications to VRP
  • Sample Application Bundle

Rehearsal Support

  • Application Rehearsal Workflow
  • Application Rehearsal Prerequisites
  • Virtual Machine Rehearsals
  • VM Rehearsal Network Isolation
  • Resync Operations

Virtual Business Services

  • VBS Support in VRP
  • VBS User Management
  • Symmetric VBS Configurations
  • Asymmetric VBS Configurations

Resiliency Plans

  • Overview of VRP Resiliency Plans
  • Resiliency Plan Use cases
  • Resiliency Plan Templates/Saved Plans
  • Resiliency Plan Custom Scripts
  • Scheduling Resiliency Plans

Network and DNS Customization

  • Overview of Network Customization
  • Network Customization Prerequisites
  • Subnet Mapping
  • DNS Customization

VRP Services

  • Inventory Reports
  • Recovery Assessment Reports
  • Risk reports
  • Running, Scheduling and managing reports
  • Reporting Architecture
  • Notification Architecture
  • Configuring Notification
  • Auditing and logging services

Tools and Diagnostics

  • Collecting logs on appliances with loggather
  • Collecting logs from assets
  • Viewing logs
  • VRP Integration Summary

AWS Integration

  • AWS Deployment Overview
  • Data Mover for AWS
  • Prerequisites for deployment in AWS
  • Uploading Appliance to AWS
  • Creating Amazon Machine Image
  • Adding Cloud Data Center
  • Configuring RG for AWS Recovery

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.

How do I get started with certification?

Getting started on a certification pathway depends on your goals and the vendor you choose to get certified in. Many vendors offer entry-level IT certification to advanced IT certification that can boost your career. To get access to certification vouchers and discounts, please contact Edu_customerexperience@techdata.com

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.

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

ExitCertified was a great. They gave me all the materials and information I needed ahead of time to prepare for the course.

Brandon was a great instructor. The virtual course materials and labs provided were very informative.

Simply great training provider that I can go for updating/acquiring my skill sets.

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