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ONTAP MetroCluster Installation (MCCIIW)

  • Overview
  • Who Should Attend
  • Certifications
  • Prerequisites
  • Objectives
  • Content
  • Schedule
Course Overview

Course Duration: 2 Days

MetroCluster software is a unique high-availability and disaster-recovery solution. This is an advanced course where you will learn how to cable and set up a MetroCluster environment. Using active, participatory exercises, you practice the configuration and verification steps. You also learn how to identify component failures and practice recovery steps

Who Should Attend

NetApp customers, partners, and employees

Course Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Prerequisites

  • ONTAP 9 Cluster Administration (ONTAP9ADM) and ONTAP 9 Data Protection Administration (DATAPROT9) OR
  • ONTAP 9 Cluster Administration and Data Protection Bundle (CDOTDP9)
  • Basic SAN knowledge

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the major architectural components of a MetroCluster environment in ONTAP 9
  • Cable nodes, back-end FC switches and FibreBridge devices
  • Set up bridges and back-end FC switches
  • Configure the clusters at both sites in a MetroCluster environment
  • Set up a MetroCluster configuration and serve data to clients
  • Detect and recover from failures in a MetroCluster environment
  • Install and configure Tiebreaker software

Course Content

Module 1: MetroCluster Overview

  • Introduction to MetroCluster
  • MetroCluster configuration components
  • Supported hardware
  • MetroCluster Implementation steps
  • Configuration tools

Module 2: MetroCluster Cabling

  • Disk requirements
  • Fabric MetroCluster cabling overview

Module 3: Bridge and Switch Configuration

  • ATTO BibreBridge configuration
  • Brocade FC switch configuration
  • In-order-delivery (IOD)
  • out-of-order delivery (OOD)

Module 4: Cluster Configuration

  • Disk ownership configuration
  • Cluster setup

Module 5: MetroCluster Configuration

  • MetroCluster setup
  • Verification
  • Monitoring
  • SVM configuration
  • Unmirrored aggregate
  • SnapLock aggregates
  • NetApp volume encryption (NVE)

Module 6: Failure Scenarios

  • Recognize and respond to failures
  • Switchover
  • Switchback

Module 7: TieBreaker Configuration

  • TieBreaker software introduction
  • Installation
  • Configuration

Appendix A: Advanced Administration

  • Transitioning
  • Reallocating free space
  • Performance testing
  • Nondisruptive upgrade in a MetroCluster environment
  • Integrating with vSphere 6
  • Comparing features
  • Scaling out
  • Controller upgrades
  • NVRAM allocation

Appendix B: Basic MetroCluster Troubleshooting

Appendix C: Front-End FC Fabrics in a MetroCluster Environment

Appendix D: FlexPod Solution in an All Flash FAS MetroCluster Environment

  • FlexPod solution
  • MetroCluster FlexPod full-stack architecture
  • vMSC validation: failure scenarios and behavior

Appendix E: The ProLion ClusterLion Solution

  • ClusterLion: an alternative to TieBreaker

Appendix F: Brocade Network Advisor

Course ID: MCCIIW

2 Days Course
USD 1440
 
Singapore (USD)

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28 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018 Singapore (USD) Singapore