Free ScaleIO and Ready Node Getting Started e-Learning

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This course will introduce the ScaleIO and Ready Node Solution, illustrating its functionality, value, and basic architecture, while providing a preview of the management interface.



This course is intended for All Audiences


Prerequisite Knowledge/Skills

To understand the content and successfully complete this course, a student must have a suitable knowledgebase/skill set. The student must have an understanding of:

  • Ethernet and TCP/IP networking
  • Basic Operating System management (Windows, Linux, ESXi)
  • Storage Area Networks concepts


Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Define ScaleIO and Ready Node Solution and its benefits
  • Identify software and hardware components
  • Describe management options
  • List ScaleIO and Ready node use cases


Course Outline

The content of this course is designed to support the course objectives

  • ScaleIO and Ready Node Overview
    • ScaleIO to the Rescue
      • Challenges
      • Solutions that solve the challenges
      • Benefits of the solution
    • Use Case
      • SAN.NEXT
      • Next Generation Application
      • Infrastructure.NEXT
  • ScaleIO and Ready Node Architecture
    • Architecture Overview
      • Software Components
      • Hardware Components
      • Topology
    • Operational Constructs
      • Storage Definitions
      • Data Flow Read vs Write
  • Data Protection and Integration Options
    • Data Protection Options
      • Rebuild
      • Rebalance
      • Snapshots
    • Integration Options
      • OpenStack
      • REST
      • CloudLink
      • ESXi
  • Management Options
    • Introduction to Management Interfaces
    • Common ScaleIO Operations
    • Monitoring activities


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