Administration of Active IQ Unified Manager

Duration : 2 Days (16 Hours)

Administration of Active IQ Unified Manager Course Overview:

The Administration of Active IQ Unified Manager certification demonstrates expertise in the management, monitoring, and maintenance of NetApp storage systems through the use of Active IQ Unified Manager. This tool integrates predictive analytics, proactive support, and provides comprehensive insights into storage health, performance, and data protection. Certified professionals are capable of identifying unprotected data, optimizing workload performance, and minimizing operational risks. Industries rely on this certification to validate the qualifications of individuals responsible for their storage systems, ensuring they possess the required skills. With this certification, professionals can effectively utilize Unified Manager to uphold peak performance and efficiency within their organization’s storage infrastructure.

Intended Audience:

  • IT professionals managing storage devices
  • System administrators using NetApp technology
  • IT infrastructure management teams
  • IT managers aiming to optimize data storage
  • Software engineers interested in data management
  • Network engineers seeking training in storage management
  • Professionals working with NetApp solutions

Learning Objectives of Administration of Active IQ Unified Manager:

The learning objectives for an Administration of Active IQ Unified Manager course generally include:

  • Understanding the core functionality and advantages of Active IQ Unified Manager.
  • Describing the architecture and components of Active IQ Unified Manager.
  • Navigating the user interface of Active IQ Unified Manager.
  • Setting up and managing storage systems within the Unified Manager.
  • Effectively monitoring performance, capacity, and data protection relationships.
  • Generating and interpreting reports to gain insights into storage health and performance.
  • Troubleshooting common issues and challenges within the system.
  • Executing basic administrative tasks to ensure the smooth operation of the storage infrastructure.
  • Gaining practical skills through hands-on labs to apply theoretical knowledge effectively.

Module 1: Review Unified Manager

  • Overview of NetApp Data Management solutions
  • Active IQ Unified Manager architecture

Module 2: Deploy Unified Manager

  • Preview installation and configuration tasks
  • Hardware and software requirements
  • Prepare information for installation
  • Install Unified Manager
  • Configure initial settings
  • Review Unified Manager objects

Module 3: Explore the User Interface

  • Dashboards
  • UI features
  • Unified Manager REST API

Module 4: Customize Unified Manager for Your Storage Environment

  • Thresholds
  • Events and alerts
  • SAML authentication
  • Annotations and groups

Module 5: Monitor Storage Objects

  • Inventory and object pages
  • Monitoring health and performance
  • Actions panel
  • Self-managed storage
  • Load and capacity balancing
  • Tiering optimization
  • Data protection pages

Module 6: Reporting in Unified Manager

  • Reporting overview
  • Built-in reports
  • Sharing and scheduling reports
  • Exporting reports
  • Custom reports

Module 7: Maintain Unified Manager

  • Unified Manager maintenance console
  • Protecting the Unified Manager database
  • Upgrading Unified Manager
  • Extending disk space for the Unified Manager database

Administration of Active IQ Unified Manager Course Prerequisites:

• Prior experience with Active IQ Unified Manager
• Basic understanding of NetApp storage systems
• Familiarity with OnCommand System Manager
• Knowledge of network administration principles
• Understanding of data infrastructure concepts
• Basic IT and networking skills.

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  • Familiar environment
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  • Team building
  • Immediate application

Training Exclusives

This course comes with following benefits:

  • Practice Labs.
  • Get Trained by Certified Trainers.
  • Access to the recordings of your class sessions for 90 days.
  • Digital courseware
  • Experience 24*7 learner support.

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