EMC Symmetrix Solutions Specialty

May 30, 2011 by · Comments Off on EMC Symmetrix Solutions Specialty
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For any storage professional who deploys and manages Symmetrix solutions in open systems environments. The Management curriculum offers the required knowledge and lab experiences to configure and manage Symmetrix storage systems using Solutions Enabler and Symmetrix Management Console (SMC). The Business Continuity Curriculum offers the required knowledge and lab experiences to fully exploit TimeFinder, SRDF and Open Replicator in open systems environments.Prepare for your Specialist Level Symmetrix Solutions Certification.

Symmetrix Configuration Management (Online ILT & Video-ILT also available) 

Configure a Symmetrix and prepare it for host access using Solutions Enabler and SMC. Different types of devices and their functions. Creation, mapping and masking of devices. Setting Symmetrix metrics and RDF group attributes. Virtual Provisioning and Dynamic LUN migration.

EMC Symmetrix Solutions Specialty Exam
Expert n/a
Specialist E20-517  Update!
Associate E20-001

EMC Storage Management Specialty

May 28, 2011 by · Comments Off on EMC Storage Management Specialty
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Benefits any storage professional who deploys and manages an information and storage infrastructure using EMC ControlCenter, VisualSRM and Symmetrix Management Console (SMC) .

You will learn to monitor and manage users, alerts, and performance reports. You will also learn about SAN configuration, storage provisioning, and business continuity operations. Prepare for your Specialist Level Storage Management Certification.

ControlCenter Management

Administration, user management, alert management, reporting, performance management, Symmetrix and CLARiiON configuration management, SAN management, Symmetrix business continuance operations, host management, automated pathing, and storage provisioning
 

Prerequisite e-Learning:
Symmetrix Foundations
TimeFinder Foundations
SRDF Foundations
CLARiiON Foundations
Connectrix Foundations
Celerra Foundations
CLARiiON Basic Management
ControlCenter Foundations
ControlCenter Install and Upgrade
Symmetrix Management Console (SMC) Fundamentals
ControlCenter StorageScope Reporting

EMC Storage Management Specialty Exam
Expert n/a
Specialist E20-582
Associate E20-001

EMC Storage Area Network (SAN) Specialty

May 27, 2011 by · Comments Off on EMC Storage Area Network (SAN) Specialty
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Benefits any storage professional who deploys and manages multi-site, multi-vendor SAN environments. You will learn to configure Brocade and/or Cisco SAN Switches, CLARiiON and/or Symmetrix Storage and Server Configurations including PowerPath.Prepare for your Specialist Level Storage Area Network (SAN) Certification.

SAN Management

This course focuses on SAN management activities. The Connectrix family of switches are managed to provide connectivity to host and storage through a SAN. SAN switches are administered through their CLI and GUI management tools for configuration in a multi-switch fabric and to enable communication between the hosts and storage. 

 Prerequisite e-Learning:

SAN Storage Protocols
PowerPath Configuration and Administration
Connectrix B Series Architecture and Management
Connectrix MDS Series Architecture and Management

EMC Backup and Recovery – NetWorker Specialty Exam
Expert n/a
Specialist E20-532
Associate E20-001

EMC Network Attached Storage (NAS) Specialty

May 27, 2011 by · 1 Comment
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Benefits any storage professional who deploys and manages Network Attached Storage (NAS) solutions in Microsoft Windows, UNIX or iSCSI environments using EMC Celerra. You will learn to configure and manage Celerra using CIFS, NFS, and iSCSI protocols; and consider availability, security and NAS data replication.

NAS Operations and Management with Celerra (Video-ILT also available) 

This course focuses on configuration and administrative operations of EMC Celerra and its most commonly used features using Unisphere. Management tasks (file system creation, export, permissions, security, and availability) for Celerra platforms in a Windows, UNIX environments are covered. This currently support Celerra version 6.0. 

EMC Network Attached Storage (NAS) Specialty Exam
Expert n/a
Specialist E20-538
Associate E20-001

EMC CLARiiON Solutions Specialty

May 27, 2011 by · Comments Off on EMC CLARiiON Solutions Specialty
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Benefits any storage professional who deploys and manages CLARiiON SAN environments. You will learn to configure SAN Switches, CLARiiON Family of Storage, and Servers including PowerPath and local and remote replication.Prepare for your Specialist Level CLARiiON Solutions Certification.

CLARiiON Host Integration and Management with SnapView

This Specialist level course provides a thorough exposure to the CLARiiON CX4 series platform with Flare Release 30 and Unisphere Service Manager. Focus areas include CLARiiON integration with Windows, Linux, and VMware servers for both Fibre Channel and iSCSI.�

MirrorView and SAN Copy Configuration and Management

This Specialist level course provides a thorough exposure to SAN Copy and MirrorView on the CLARiiON CX4 series platform with FLARE Release 30 and Navisphere Secure CLI Version 7.30. 

EMC CLARiiON Solutions Specialty Exam
Expert E20-822
Specialist E20-522
Associate E20-001

EMC Backup and Recovery – NetWorker Specialty

May 26, 2011 by · Comments Off on EMC Backup and Recovery – NetWorker Specialty
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Benefits any storage professional who deploys and manages NetWorker based Backup and Recovery in Windows and/or UNIX environments. You will learn to conduct backups over LAN and/or SAN to targets including Tapes, Virtual Tape Libraries, and Storage Arrays. We also consider Recoverability and performance. Prepare for your Specialist Level Backup and Recovery Certification.

EMC NetWorker Administration for UNIX and Microsoft Windows

EMC NetWorker 7.x installation, configuration, maintenance, management, backup, recovery, autochanger configuration and management, save set cloning and staging, generate reports 

EMC Backup and Recovery – NetWorker Specialty Exam
Expert n/a
Specialist E20-597
Associate E20-001

EMC Backup and Recovery – Avamar Specialty

May 26, 2011 by · Comments Off on EMC Backup and Recovery – Avamar Specialty
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Benefits any storage professional who administers and monitors an EMC Avamar backup solution in single and multi-node environments. You will learn to support Avamar configurations and editions, including software only, Avamar Data Store and Avamar Virtual Edition.Prepare for your Specialist Level Backup and Recovery – Avamar Certification.

Avamar fundamentals, Avamar administration, Avamar backups, Avamar restores, system monitoring and maintenance, replication, troubleshooting, and reporting.

EMC Backup and Recovery – Avamar Specialty Exam
Expert n/a
Specialist E20-598
Associate E20-001

EMC Storage Administrator (EMCSA)

May 26, 2011 by · Comments Off on EMC Storage Administrator (EMCSA)
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Manage and recommend how to effectively integrate and use EMC information infrastructure solutions.

You will learn to:
– Fully leverage EMC technology capabilities
– Advise other IT staff on the effective integration of EMC
– Participate in storage decision making processes

Specialty Associate Level » Specialist Level » Expert Level
Backup and Recovery – Avamar
(Avamar)
E20-001 ISM Exam » E20-598 Backup and Recovery – Avamar Specialist exam » n/a

Backup and Recovery – NetWorker
(NetWorker Family)
E20-001 ISM Exam » E20-597 Backup and Recovery – NetWorker Specialist exam » n/a

CLARiiON Solutions
(CLARiiON Family)
E20-001 ISM Exam » E20-522 CLARiiON Solutions Specialist Exam » E20-822 CLARiiON Solutions
Expert Exam

Network Attached Storage (NAS) (Celerra Family) E20-001 ISM Exam » E20-538 Network Attached Storage (NAS) Specialist Exam » n/a

Storage Area Network (SAN) (Connectrix Family) E20-001 ISM Exam » E20-532 Storage Area Network (SAN) Specialist Exam » n/a

Storage Management
(EMC ControlCenter Family)
E20-001 ISM Exam » E20-582 Storage Management Specialist Exam » n/a

Symmetrix Solutions
(Symmetrix Family)
E20-001 ISM Exam » E20-517 Symmetrix Solutions Specialist Exam for Storage Administrators » n/a

EMC Certification Program

May 23, 2011 by · 1 Comment
Filed under: EMC, EMCApD, EMCCA, EMCDCA, EMCIE, EMCPE, EMCSA, EMCSyA, EMCTA 

EMC Certification Program in the information storage and management industry. It offers a role-based series of courses and exams that covers the full range of EMC’s hardware, software, and solutions. EMC Proven Professional features three levels of recognition to differentiate the knowledge and skills of certified professionals as they advance their expertise. Each level is achieved by passing a proctored exam.

EMC Proven Professional Certification Framework

  • Associate Level Certifications
  • Data Center Architect
  • Cloud Architect
  • Storage Administrator
  • Technology Architect
  • Implementation Engineer
  • Platform Engineer
  • Application Developer
  • System Administrator
  • Systems Architect
  • Product/Technology Specific
EMC Proven Professional Program
 
Audience Available Tracks Associate Level » Specialist Level » Expert Level
 
‘Open’ Data Center Architect (EMCDCA) » Information Storage and Management (ISM) Storage Networking  
Information Availability  
Information Storage Security  
Storage Service Management  
‘Open’ Cloud Architect
(EMCCA) »
Information Storage and Management (ISM) Virtualized Information Infrastructure IT-as-a-Service (To be announced)
 
Customers and Partners Storage Administrator (EMCSA) » Information Storage and Management (ISM) Backup and Recovery – Avamar  
Backup and Recovery – NetWorker  
Storage Management  
Storage Area Network (SAN)  
Network Attached Storage (NAS)  
Symmetrix Solutions  
CLARiiON Solutions CLARiiON Solutions
 
Partners Only Technology Architect(EMCTA) » Information Storage and Management (ISM) Backup and Recovery Solutions  
Content Addressed Storage (CAS)  
Network Attached Storage (NAS)  
Symmetrix Solutions Symmetrix Solutions
EMC Storage and Information Infrastructure EMC Storage and Information Infrastructure
CLARiiON Solutions CLARiiON Solutions
 
ASN Partners Only Platform Engineer(EMCPE) » Information Storage and Management (ISM) Celerra  
EMC Centera  
Symmetrix  
CLARiiON  
 
ASN Partners Only Implementation Engineer (EMCIE) » Information Storage and Management (ISM) Backup and Recovery – Avamar  
Backup and Recovery – NetWorker  
Network Attached Storage (NAS) Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Content Addressed Storage (CAS)  
Symmetrix Solutions Symmetrix Solutions
CLARiiON Solutions CLARiiON Solutions
 
Customers and Partners Application Developer(EMCApD) » Content Management Foundations Content Management Server Programming  
Content Managment Web Programming  
xCP Application Development  
System Administrator(EMCSyA) » Content Management System Administrator  
Technology Architect(EMCTA) » Content Management Systems Architecture  
Content Management Application Architecture  
 
Customers and Partners Product Technology Specific » EMC Technology Foundations
EMC SourceOne
Captiva
Ionix for IT Operations Intelligence
EMC Disk Library and B2D
RecoverPoint Data Replication and Recovery
Data Domain