This course describes how data center storage has evolved and its future in this environment. It then focuses on the hardware and software that comprises today’s disk systems and how this meets the need of the data center.
This course is suitable for any staff that require an understanding of data center storage requirements and in particular disk systems.
General knowledge of data processing concepts.
After completing this course, the student should be able to:
- Identify the Characteristics of Data Center Storage Devices
- Compare Enterprise Disk Systems
Overview of Data Center Storage
Understanding Today’s Data Needs
Evolution of Storage
Storage in the Future
Storage Administrator Jobs, Certification and Training
Storage Administrator Basics
Traditional Spinning Drives
Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) Drives
Fiber Channel Disk Drives
Solid State Drives