TrainSignal have recently released a training course focused on the area of EMC Storage Essentials. This course is taken by Joe Kelly from Varrow and is ideal for those IT Professionals wanting to gain a better understanding and learn the basics around storage. As the title of this training course suggests, as well as learning basic storage knowledge, it also covers the EMC VNX mid-range of storage products and associated software.
No prior EMC VNX product or general storage experience is required for this training course, which is also geared towards those of you thinking about sitting the EMC Proven Profession Entry Level Certification (E10-001) exam, Information Storage and Management.
Here is a taster video from the training video that covers the history of the EMC VNX storage array.
The following is a summary of the 13 different lessons that make up the EMC Storage Essentials course:
Lesson 1: Common Storage Environments 00:19:56
Lesson 2: Introduction to the VNX Series 00:39:25
Lesson 3: VNX Physical Architecture 00:41:31
Lesson 4: Common VNX Terminology 00:49:33
Lesson 5: VNX Software 00:31:38
Lesson 6: Storage Networks and Common Data Center Protocols 00:19:53
Lesson 7: Block Protocols 00:26:06
Lesson 8: File Protocols 00:25:56
Lesson 9: Measuring Performance 00:21:42
Lesson 10: Measuring Availability 00:16:22
Lesson 11: Workload Profiles and Application Mapping 00:26:10
Lesson 12: The Importance of Cache and Flash Drives 00:20:05
Lesson 13: Next Steps 00:03:20
Visit the TrainSignal site here for more information,