This course is intended for IT professionals tasked with administering a Spectrum Scale system. It includes information on installing, configuring and monitoring a Spectrum Scale cluster.

This course replaces AN82G from Power brand.

Audience: This advanced course is for IT professionals tasked with administering a Spectrum Scale system.

Brand: Spectrum Computing; Linux

Event Number: H006G

Available Languages: English (US),English (UK),French (Canada),German (Germany),Russian (Russia),Japanese (Japan),Chinese (Simplified),Italian (Italy),Polish (Poland),Portuguese (Brazil),French (France),Spanish (Latin America),Spanish (Spain),Portuguese (Portugal),Thai (Thailand),Dutch (The Netherlands),Turkish (Turkey),Romanian (Romania),Czech (Czech Republic),Latvian (Latvia),Lithuanian (Lithuania),Norwegian (Bokml),Swedish (Sweden),Danish (Denmark),Hebrew (Israel),Arabic,Greek (Greece),Korean (Korea),Bulgarian (B

Subjects: Technical


  Migrate a GPFS 3.5 cluster to IBM Spectrum Scale 4.2

  Migrate an IBM Spectrum Scale 4.1 cluster to 4.2

  Describe and set up GUI interface

  Execute performance collection infrastructure

  Describe the IBM Spectrum Scale multi-cluster functionality, how to remote mount file systems, and the security configuration in a multi-cluster environment

  Describe, install, and configure Clustered Network File System (cNFS)

  Define, deploy, debug, and log Cluster Export Service (CES)

  Describe multi-protocol support

  Describe the Server Message Block (SMB) Protocol family and clients; solve and monitor SMB recovery scenarios; troubleshoot SMB

  Manage Ganesha default configuration change/list

  Manage exports in CES Network File System (NFS) and debug CES NFS

  Describe home and cache features

  List the various Active File Management (AFM) modes; create and manage an AFM relationship

  Define and introduce asynchronous disaster recovery (DR)

  List the recovery point objectives (RPOs) and failover options

  Describe the Spectrum Scale Disaster Recovery Architecture

  Describe the Linear Tape File System (LTFS) Enterprise Edition (EE) Introduction

  Describe the GPFS policy driven storage management

  Describe the HSM archival solution with LTFS EE

  Define how to create a file placement optimization (FPO) pool

  Describe using Spectrum Scale with Hadoop

  Identity the scenarios in which GPFS-FPO is applicable

  Define Share Nothing Architecture

  Describe the design and architecture of the Call Home feature and describe its functionality

  List the usage/advanced usage of the Call Home feature

  Describe GPFS Performance parameters and GPFS tuning considerations

  Monitor a GPFS cluster

  Describe flash cache capabilities

  Move metadata to flash cache


Administer the product;
System Storage;
Storage software;
Software defined storage;
IBM Spectrum Scale;
IBM Spectrum Scale 5.0.0

Course Detail:

Migrating to IBM Spectrum Scale 4.2

Spectrum Scale 4.2 GUI


Clustered NFS

Cluster Export Services for multi-protocol support

SMB Protocol Support

NFS Support in CES; Ganesha overview/performance

Active File Management

AFM-Based Disaster Recovery (DR) and Asynchronous DR

Planning LTFS and GPFS environment for data archiving

File Placement Optimizer

IBM GPFS-FPO and integration with GPFS Hadoop connector

IBM Spectrum Scale Call Home

Monitoring and performance tuning

Flash Cache metadata migration


Pre-Requisite Text:

You should have taken:

  • IBM Spectrum Scale Basic Administration for Linux (H005G)

GTR Start Date / End Date Class ID Location Language Price Enroll
Start Date / End Date:
09/04/2019 10:00 EST -
09/06/2019 18:00 EST
764938 Location: NA Virtual - ET Language: English (US) Price: $2460.00 USD Enroll:

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Start Date / End Date:
11/27/2019 10:00 EST -
11/29/2019 18:00 EST
764941 Location: NA Virtual - ET Language: English (US) Price: $2460.00 USD Enroll:

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