Implementing HPE Composable Infrastructure Solutions, Rev. 19.21

Course Details
Code: COMP-INF-ASE
Tuition (USD): $3,750.00 • Classroom (5 days)

The Integrating HPE Composable Infrastructure 19.21 course is five days in duration and includes lectures and hands-on activities in the ratio of approximately 25/75 (lecture/activities). Hands-on include working with HPE Synergy hardware, HPE 3PAR storage, and OneView DCS 4.2. The purpose of the course is to teach the candidate how to:

  • Describe the mainstream HPE enterprise compute product portfolio.
  • Review and validate design for compute solution implementation.
  • Install, configure, and set up HPE compute solutions.
  • Troubleshoot HPE compute solutions.
  • Demonstrate how monitor, maintain, and manage solutions.

Skills Gained

After you successfully complete this course, expect to be able to:

  • Describe the mainstream HPE enterprise compute product portfolio.
  • Review and validate design for compute solution implementation.
  • Install, configure, and set up HPE compute solutions.
  • Troubleshoot HPE compute solutions.
  • Demonstrate how monitor, maintain, and manage solutions.

Who Can Benefit

The ideal candidate typically has a minimum of three years of design and/or operational experience or equivalent in at least one of the core HPE areas (Server, Storage, and Networking) and six months integration and/or implementation experience or equivalent in other HPE solutions and technologies.

Prerequisites

01120590: Building HPE Hybrid IT Solutions, Rev. 18.41; 01120612: Introduction to HPE SMB Hybrid IT Architectures, Rev. 18.41; & 01113500: Using HPE OneView, Rev. 18.11

Course Details

Topics

Module 1: HPE Server Portfolio

After completing this module, you should be able to describe mainstream HPE compute products, including:

  • HPE ProLiant ML/DL systems
  • HPE Superdome Flex
  • HPE SimpliVity
  • HPE Apollo
  • HPE Synergy

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 1: Exploring Synergy Composable Infrastructure (real hardware).
  • Lab 2: Using iLO Management Processor (real hardware).
  • Lab 3: Installing an Operating System using HPE Intelligent Provisioning (real hardware).

Module 2: Installing and Configuring HPE Synergy

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Describe the process of preparing HPE Synergy for configuration.
  • Explain the HPE Synergy configuration process.
  • Identify and explain key HPE Virtual Connect technologies.

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 4: Configuring HPE Synergy Platform (DC simulator).

Module 3: Storage Solutions for HPE Servers

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Describe the components and configuration process of D3940.
  • Discuss the concepts and configuration process of HPE 3PAR StoreServ.
  • Explain the basics of a Nimble arrays and integration with HPE OneView.
  • Describe volume management using HPE Composer.

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 5: Configuring HPE StoreServ using SSMC and HPE OneView.

Module 4: Server Profile Management

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Describe the server profile template and the server profile concept.
  • Explain the process of creating a server profile template.
  • Discuss profile management operations.

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 6: Server profile management (real hardware).

Module 5: HPE Synergy Image Streamer

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Describe HPE Image Streamer’s features.
  • Explain the configuration process of HPE Image Streamer.
  • Use the HPE Image Streamer interface.

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 7: Using Image Streamer (real hardware).

Module 6: Introduction to the Virtualization

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Explain basic virtualization concepts.
  • Identify vCenter Server deployment and configuration steps.
  • Describe the datastore concept.
  • Discuss how to create a VMware Cluster.

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 8: Deploying and configuring virtualization components (real hardware)

Module 7: Advanced Management Tools for HPE Synergy Platform

After completing this module, you should be able to describe features of the:

  • HPE OneView for vCenter Server
  • HPE Global Dashboard
  • HPE iLO Amplifier Pack

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 9: WModule 8: Managing and Troubleshooting the Infrastructure working with the HPE OneView for vCenter Server and Hypervisor Profiles
  • Lab 10: Working with the HPE Global Dashboard (real hardware)

Module 8: Managing and Troubleshooting the Infrastructure

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Describe role- and scope-based access control.
  • Identify tools and methods to interact with the HPE Synergy platform through the API.
  • Talk about troubleshooting tools and methods.
  • Explain Remote Support features.
  • Discuss InfoSight for Servers.

This module contains the following labs:

  • Lab 11: Managing the Synergy Lifecycle (DC simulator)
  • Lab 12: Managing HPE Synergy resources using the API (DC simulator)