XTRN1 / XTVN1 IBM System Networking Implementation (ERC 1.1)Duration: 3 days
Purpose: IBM System Networking provides the essential data and storage networking solutions under the IBM brand to connect servers to servers, servers to storage, and storage to storage and to provide complete interoperability with core networks. IBM System Networking offers a compelling alternative for clients seeking more efficient data centers with the greatest business value and lowest total cost of ownership for their datacenter networks. IBM System Networking enables an open, standards-based approach to:
• Simplify management
• Optimize and automate virtualization
• Flatten and converge the network
This course discusses the features, functions, and configuration of selected IBM System Networking RackSwitches and BladeCenter network switches.
The course will include a review of the current offerings of IBM System Networking switches, basic switch administration, configuration of selected layer 2 and layer 3 functions, and discussion related to advanced features like VMready and vNIC with Virtual Fabric.
ES24 IBM System z Hardware Management Console (HMC) Operations (ERC 14)
Duration: 2 days
Purpose: This course teaches you navigation, operation, and recovery techniques for the Hardware Management Console (HMC) in the System z environment. Through lecture and hands-on exercises, you will learn setup and operating procedures for the HMC, gain in-depth problem determination skills, practice HMC operations, and utilize recovery capabilities provided by the System z servers.
ESB1 z/OS Management Facility Implementation and Use (ERC1.0)
Duration: 3 days
Purpose: This course is designed to provide students with the skills required to install and customize z/OSMF (Management Facility), and use the functions and features provided by z/OSMF.
IBM z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF) is a new product for z/OS that will simplify, optimize and modernize the z/OS system programmer experience.
z/OSMF delivers solutions in a task-oriented, web-browser-based user interface with integrated user assistance.
In this course, we will introduce z/OS Management Facility and its architecture, describe the components that are necessary to run z/OSMF on z/OS.
In this course, students will also learn the installation and customization of z/OS Management Facility, and will customize several system components to exploit the following z/OSMF functions:
•Classic (ISPF) Interface
•Configuration Assistant for the z/OS Communications Server
•System Status, Resource Monitoring
AN65 / AX65 PowerHA SystemMirror 7 Migration (ERC1.4)
Duration: 2 days
Purpose: This course will provide students with information on the latest PowerHA SystemMirror release and the skills necessary to migrate to that release. The course will also provide students an opportunity to work with the new menu structure to perform system administration tasks.
AN76 / AX76 Power Systems for AIX I: Virtual Server Configuration and Planning (SDMC - based) ERC (1.1)
Duration: 3.0 days
Purpose: Students in this course will learn how to use the Systems Director Management Console (SDMC) to manage IBM Power Systems servers. This course will be focused on how to manage virtualized resources in an SDMC environment. Students will learn the concepts of virtual resources, such as virtual servers, virtual SCSI, virtual Fibre Channel, and virtual Ethernet. Students will learn about the major functions of the SDMC and how to create, access, and dynamically change virtual servers. Hands-on lab exercises will reinforce the lecture.