HPE Synergy Solutions, Rev. 17.11

Course Details
Code: SYNERGY-17.11
Tuition (USD): $2,300.00 • Classroom (3 days)

This course teaches Composable Infrastructure and HPE Synergy solutions using a combination of lecture and data center simulations employing hands on labs. Topics include:

  • Solution Design
  • Synergy Technology
  • Management Tools
  • Synergy Components
  • Compute Modules
  • Fabric Modules
  • Storage Modules

Skills Gained

This course prepares you to:

  • This course prepares you to:
  • Describe HPE server technologies
  • Identify HPE products and add-ons
  • Describe HPE market positions
  • Explain how HPE servers meet data center challenges
  • Explain how HPE servers are managed

Who Can Benefit

Typical candidates for this course are:

  • Sales Consultants
  • Technical Consultants
  • Systems Engineers
  • Sales Engineers
  • Presales Engineers

Course Details


Module 1: Composable Infrastructure

  • Describe the major trends changing the IT industry
  • Explain why companies need a Composable Infrastructure
  • Explain the role of the HPE software-defined data center (SDDC)
  • Describe the unique solution HPE delivers with Composable Infrastructure and Synergy

Module 2: HPE Synergy Management

  • Explain how HPE Synergy simplifies management tasks for:
  • Installation technicians
  • Infrastructure administrators
  • IT Line of Business (LOB), IT operations managers, and developers
  • Describe the HPE Synergy management subsystem and explain the function of each component in that subsystem
  • Explain how to create a redundant Synergy management ring

Module 3: HPE Synergy Composable Fabric

  • Explain the HPE Synergy composable and non-composable fabric options
  • Describe the Synergy master/satellite architecture and explain how it:
  • Consolidates network connections
  • Reduces hardware and management complexity
  • Scales network bandwidth across multiple frames
  • Explain when you would recommend composable or non-composable modules

Module 4: HPE Synergy Composable Storage

  • Describe the storage options for HPE Synergy and the advantages of using each option
  • Explain how storage is allocated to compute resources in a Synergy solution
  • Select the storage solution that meets a customer’s requirements and be prepared to explain the solution to the customer

Module 5: HPE Synergy Composable Compute

  • Describe the HPE Synergy composable compute modules
  • Given a company’s specific requirements, select the appropriate composable compute module

Module 6: Designing an HPE Synergy Solution

  • Identify customer use case and application requirements
  • Describe configuration rules and best practices for configuring HPE Synergy
  • Configure a single or multi-frame HPE Synergy solution
  • Describe the purpose of Synergy starter configurations
  • Use the HPE Synergy configuration tools to produce an “order ready” quote/bill of materials