Course Code: CFP300

Brocade Advanced Gen 5 SAN Administration

Overview


This 3-day advanced training course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to help them become proficient with advanced Fabric OS v7.2.0 features. Topics include Fibre Channel-to-Fibre Channel Routing (FC-FC Routing), Fibre Channel over Internet Protocol (FCIP), Adaptive Networking, Access Gateway, Virtual Fabrics (VF), Monitoring and Alerting Policy Suite (MAPS), Flow Vision, and Brocade management tools. Switch management tasked are performed using Telnet and Brocade Network Advisor v12.1.3.

Pre-Requisites

  • Core GEN5 SAN Administration (CFA 200)
  • Equivalent Brocade Storage Area Network (SAN) product, features, and 16 Gbps technology knowledge
  • Six months experience with storage and storage area networks Knowledge of Fibre Channel fundamentals
Content

  • Provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to help them become proficient with advanced Fabric OS v7.2.0 features.
  • Topics include Fibre Channel-to-Fibre Channel Routing (FC-FC Routing), Fibre Channel over Internet Protocol (FCIP), Adaptive Networking, Access Gateway, Virtual Fabrics (VF), Monitoring and Alerting Policy Suite (MAPS), Flow Vision, and Brocade management tools.
  • Switch management tasked are performed using Telnet and Brocade Network Advisor v12.1.3.
Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Implement Brocade Fibre Channel-to-Fibre Channel Routing (FC-FC Routing)
  • Discuss Brocade Fibre Channel over Internet Protocol (FCIP)
  • Use the Monitoring and Alerting Policy Suite (MAPS) to monitor a fabric switch
  • Configure and use Flow Vision flows to track fabric activity
  • Discuss virtual connectivity using NPIV and Brocade Access Gateway
  • Implement Virtual Fabrics
  • Managing advanced features using Brocade Network Advisor v12.1.3
Target Audience

This course is designed for:

  • Storage administrators, SAN administrators, system administrators, SAN architects, systems engineers, and SAN operators that are involved with configuration, change management, maintenance, monitoring, configuration, tuning and optimization related to Brocade SAN advanced features (FC-FC Routing, FCIP, Adaptive Networking, NPIV, MAPS, Flow Vision and Virtual Fabrics).

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