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NetApp Architecture & Storage Design Workshop


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NetApp Architecture & Storage Design Workshop

Course code: NAASD

Duration: 5 Days


Basic knowledge in the field of storage technologies

Course Objectives: 

This course enables the participants to evaluate project requirements and to develop a suitable NetApp storage solution. The course gives an overview of current concepts and requirements in the mid-range and high-end storage solutions and shows how a storage solution is optimally integrated into the IT landscape. Concepts of storage networks, storage systems and backup solutions are also discussed, with an emphasis on functionality, availability, administration and security.

Intended Audience:

SAN designers and managers, who are responsible for planning and designing NetApp storage environments

Course Outlines:

•    Overview of Storage Technologies
o    Tiers
o    Disk
o    Flash
o    Tape

•    NetApp Hardware
o    FAS Hardware
?    Controller
?    Shelfs
o    ONTAP Edge
o    NetApp Private Storage (for AWS)
o    E-Series
o    StorageGrid

•    Protocols
o    Ethernet
?    NFS
?    CIFS / SMB
?    SAN (SCSI)

o    FC
?    FCP
?    FCoE
?    iSCSI

•    Physical Design
o    Backend Design
o    Aggregates
o    RAID
o    Spares
o    Scrubbing
o    Space Allocation
o    Consistency Points

•    Logical Design
o    Flexible Volumes
o    Clustered ONTAP
o    Namespaces
o    Infinite Volumes

•    E-Series
o    Architecture
o    Hardware
o    RAID Versions
o    Dynamic Disk Pools
o    EF-Series

•    Performance
o    Virtual Storage Tiering
o    Flash Cache
o    Flash Pool
o    Flash Accel / Server Cache
o    FlexCache
o    Load-Sharing Mirrors

•    Backup/HA/DR
o    Snapshots
o    SnapMirror
o    SnapVault
o    ONTAP Edge
o    MetroCluster