Architecting Storage Performance with Hitachi Storage Using Hitachi Command Suite v8.x (TSI2597)

This 5 day course covers performance concepts and tools, design principles, storage-related equipment and applications, I/O concepts, storage configurations, assessment and planning, and design of storage solutions.

This course includes case studies that will allow learners to diagnose performance issues and provide viable solutions.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe performance design principles
  • Describe workload profiling
  • Identify metrics to be collected prior to configuring and sizing the storage system for performance
  • Describe best practices when configuring and sizing storage systems for industry-standard applications
  • Demonstrate how to configure and size Hitachi storage for performance
  • Describe tiered storage virtualization techniques using Hitachi storage systems
  • Use Hitachi optimization and virtualization tools
  • Use Hitachi monitoring and reporting tools to proactively monitor performance
  • Demonstrate ability to troubleshoot performance-related problems

Course Highlights

  • Develop your architecting storage expertise by keeping up with the latest in performance concepts, tools and design principles
  • Understand and apply Hitachi Command Suite analytics, and use Hitachi Tuning Manager to view performance metrics
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot performance issues and practical solutions from best-in-class case studies
  • Identify metrics for storage configuration, sizing and performance

Suggested Audience

  • Implementation and Support
  • Storage Manager

Required Knowledge and Skills

Working knowledge of Hitachi enterprise storage, Hitachi modular storage, Hitachi optimization and virtualization tools, and Hitachi monitoring and reporting tools

Recommended Courses

  • TSI2563 - Implementing Virtualization and Data Mobility Solutions v8.x
  • TSI2596 - Managing Storage Performance with Hitachi Tuning Manager v8.x
  • TSI2598 - Performing Advanced Operations with Hitachi Tuning Manager v8.x

Course Length: 5 Days

Pokaz szczególy

Course Outline

Content Modules

  • Basics Review
  • Enterprise Storage Architecture
  • Modular Storage Architecture
  • Performance Tools and Data Sources
  • Hitachi Command Suite Analytics
  • Hitachi Tuning Manager v8.x Overview
  • Reports
  • Agent-Level Alarm Management
  • Assessing Performance Metrics
  • Tiers, Resource Pools and Workload Profiles
  • Deployment Planning ? Part 1
  • Deployment Planning ? Part 2
  • Storage Virtualization
  • Capacity Virtualization
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting

Learning Activities - Labs

  • Setting up the Environment
  • Understanding Performance Metrics
  • Using Workload Generators
  • Basic Navigation
  • Performance Reporter Reports
  • Bookmarks
  • Alarms
  • Analytics
  • Problem Determination