VNX Online Training | Crescent Technology Consultants



Learn to manage high performing unified storage maximized for virtual applications. Our VNX training focused on VNX Unified performance ,replication technologies and integration with other key technologies such as VMware, LINUX and Networking Features like Ethernet Channel ,LACP, FSN and VLAN Tagging to deliver new levels of performance, protection, compliance, and ease of management.

VNX and VNXe Architecture & Overview

  • Implement Unisphere Security
  • Provision block-level storage
  • Manage host access to block storage
  • Perform basic host integration tasks for block storage
  • Integrate a Windows host to VNX block storage
  • Describe a VMWare ESXi/VNX Block-Level Solutions
  • Implement advanced storage features
  • Configure basic networking for VNX file level access
  • Configure VNX file systems
  • Export VNX file systems for NFS access
  • Explain Usermapper operations and management
  • Configure VNX file systems for CIFS access
  • Create and manage Virtual Data Movers
  • Manage Permission for CIFS
  • Implement file system Quotas
  • Configure CIFS features
  • Implement networking features
  • Configure Event Monitor and Alerts
  • Implement VNX SnapView snapshots
  • Implement VNX SnapView Clones
  • Configure VNX Snapsure
  • VNX Performance monitoring
  • VNX and VNXe series Architecture Overview
  • VNX and VNXe Model and features
  • VNX and VNXe basic components
  • VNX and VNXe Modular Architecture

Implementing Unisphere Security

  • Implement Unisphere Security
  • Describe LDAP/AD Security
  • User Authentication on VNX Control Station
  • Audit Control Station Events
  • Describe IP Address Filtering
  • Explain SSL/TLS Certificates Objectives
  • Explain VNX File Notification Methods

Block Storage Provisioning and Management

  • Configuring RAID Groups and Traditional LUNs
  • Pools and Pool LUNs
  • Managing Host Access to Block Storage
  • Access logic

Host Integration Basics

  • Connectivity
  • Software

Host Installation and Integrations

  • Windows Host Integration
  • ESXi Host Integration

Advanced Storage Concepts

  • MetaLUNs
  • LUN Migration
  • Fully Automated Storage Tiering(FAST)
  • Data Compression
  • FAST Cache
  • LUN Shrink

Basic Network Configuration

  • Hardware Parameters
  • IP Addressing
  • Routing
  • DNS
  • Time Services

Configuring File Systems

  • File System Components
  • Automatic Volume Manager
  • Managing File Systems
  • File System Extension and Virtual Provisioning

Exporting File Systems to UNIX/Linux and ESXi (NFS)

  • Exporting a File System
  • Mounting a File System from an NFS Client
  • NFS User Authentication
  • Usermapper
  • Virtual Data Movers
  • Configuring CIFS (Windows only)
  • Configuring a CIFS Server in a Windows Domain and as a Stand-alone Server
  • Making VNX File Systems available in a Windows
  • Environment

File System Quotas

  • User and Group Quotas
  • Tree Quotas
  • Managing Quotas from Unisphere
  • CIFS Features (Windows only)
  • Home Directories
  • VNX Antivirus
  • File Extension Filtering

Networking Features

  • Ethernet Channel
  • LACP
  • FSN
  • VLAN Tagging

Principles of VNX SnapView and VNX SnapSure

  • VNX SnapView and VNX SnapSure in Business Environments
  • VNX SnapView and VNX SnapSure Operating Principles
  • VNX SnapView Snapshot and Clone Differences