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Designing the FlexPod Solution (FPDESIGN)

 

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Using Flexpod has many technical advantages for an organization, but it also has some consequences for the way the management department is structured. What does an organization have to do to make sure that managers are ready for this new way of working? Our colleague Kees Boot wrote a blog post about it:
How FlexPod changes the mindset and method of the management department [English]
Hoe FlexPod de denk- en werkwijze van de beheerafdeling verandert [Dutch]

Who Should Attend

  • Network Engineers
  • Network Administrators
  • System Engineers
  • Server Administrators

Certifications

This course is part of the following certification(s):

Prerequisites

  • Basic understanding of storage operations
  • Basic knowledge of server and server virtualization
  • General knowledge of networking technologies

Course Objectives

  • Describe the FlexPod Solution
  • Identify FlexPod Design Requirements
  • Identify the supported Cisco UCS components
  • Identify the supported NetApp storage components
  • Identify the supported Cisco Nexus components
  • Describe the FlexPod topology options
  • Describing FlexPod validated management solutions
  • Describe the FlexPod use case with VMware vSphere 6.0 and IP-Based Storage
  • Describe the FlexPod use case with Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack

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Course Content

Designing the FlexPod Solution is a 2-day instructor-led course where you will learn to evaluate the FlexPod solution design process with regard to the contemporary data center challenges. The course provides a comprehensive understanding of the reconnaissance and analytics assess computing solution performance characteristics and requirements. In addition, this course will describe the hardware components of the FlexPod and the process for selecting proper hardware for a given set of requirements.

Updated features:

  • Cisco UCS
  • Cisco ACI Architecture
  • Nexus 9k
  • Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware 6
  • Red Hat Linux OpenStack
Online Training

Duration 2 days

Price (VAT excl.)
  • 1,800.- €
Classroom Training

Duration 2 days

Price (VAT excl.)
  • Belgium: 1,800.- €
  • The Netherlands: 1,800.- €
  • NetApp Training Units: 24 NTU
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 26 CLC

Schedule

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Belgium

Currently no local training dates available.  For enquiries please write to info@flane.nl.

The Netherlands
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