Veritas Volume Manager

Training Overview :

Forscher Technology Solutions provides the Symantec Veritas Volume Manager training program that delivers the knowledge requirements to perform day-to-day management operations Veritas Volume Manager and its deployed landscapes, within your own or your customer’s organization. The training is delivered by Subject Matter Experts currently managing, landscapes in real time environments. The course and its contents are developed by subject matter experts in VxVM.

Target Audience and Pre-requistes:

The training course is designed for candidates with prior UNIX experience to experienced Unix Manager. All trainings are designed and developed from the ground up, by training experts specifically to cater, candidates of all technical back grounds.

Course Duration:

Fast Track – 5 Days

Normal Track – 4 to 5 weekends

Corporates – Custom built per Client requirements and modules

Symantec High Availability Fundamentals with Veritas Storage Foundation 6.x & Veritas Cluster Server 6.x for Unix (SFHAU)

Module 1: Install and Configure

Virtual Objects

  • Operating system storage devices and virtual data storage
  • Volume Manager storage objects
  • VxVM volume layouts and RAID levels

Installing Storage Foundation and Accessing SF Interfaces

  • To prepare and install SF
  • Installing SF and SF resources
  • SF user interface

Module 2:Veritas Operations Manager (VOM)

  • Intalling the VOM Mgt server
  • Installing additional features using VOM add-ons
  • Changing SF hosts to managed hosts

Module 3: Creating Volume and File System

  • To preparing disks and disk groups for volume creation
  • Creating volume and adding a file system
  • Displaying disk, disk group and volume configuration information
  • Removing volumes disks and disk groups

Module 4: Volumes with Different layouts

  • Volume layouts
  • Creating volumes with various layouts
  • Creating a layered volumes
  • Allocating storage for volumes
  • Using the Storage provisioning add-on in VOM

Module 5:Configuration Changes

  • Administering mirrored volumes
  • Resizing a volume and FS
  • Moving data between systems
  • Renaming disks and disk groups
  • Managing disk group version and formats

Module 6: Administering File Systems

  • Benefits of VXFS
  • Using VXFS commands
  • Logging in VXFS
  • Controlling FS fragmentation
  • Using thin provisioning disk arrays

Module 8: Online/Offline Configurtion

  • Online/Offline configuration procedures
  • Adding resources
  • Troubleshooting common configuration errors
  • Testing the service group

Module 9:Configuring Notification

  • Brief about Notification
  • Configuring notification
  • Using triggers for notification

Sun connection Services

  • Booting sequence with NVRAM
  • Booting with GRUB
  • Environment variable setting

Module 10: Handling Resources faults

  • VCS response to resource faults
  • Determining failover duration
  • Controlling faults behavior
  • Recovering from resource faults
  • Fault notification and evet handling

Module 11: IO Fencing

  • Data Production requirements
  • I/O Fencing concepts and components
  • I/O fencing operation and implementation
  • Configuring I/O fencing

Module 12: CP- Coordinating Poing Server

  • Breif about CP
  • Installing and configure CP servers
  • Configuring client clusters
  • CPS administration and CP agent


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