VCE VBlock Infrastructure Platforms Administration & Management

Course Description
In this course, you will learn the concepts and tasks required to provision, manage, and monitor the Vblock Infrastructure Platforms. You will focus on the EMC Unisphere Manager product, as well as certain aspects of the various systems element managers.

Course Code : RRS9 Category : Storage

Hardware: VNX, Brocade & Cisco Switches, VMware ESX 4.1 and Sun Sparc

Individuals who will perform ongoing administrative tasks on the Vblock Infrastructure Platforms


  • Experience with Solaris operating systems
  • Ability to utilize host based GUI and/or command line interfaces to perform all hands-on labs
  • Experience with VNX architecture, concepts, and theory of operations


Course Outline Course Outline

  • Vblock Platform
  • Vblock Infrastructure Platform Management
  • Vblock UM/Provisioning and Configuration Center Administration
  • Vblock Infrastructure Monitoring
  • Vblock Infrastructure Security
  • Orchestration



  • Vblock Infrastructure Platform Element Managers
  • Manually Provision a Compute, Storage & Networking resources
  • Vblock Integration with NFS
  • Verify UM/P Prerequisites
  • Configure UM/P Resources
  • Provisioning with UM/P
  • Manage and Retire Services Using UM/P
  • Use the Configuration Center Interface
  • Discover and Manage a Nexus 1000v Using Configuration Center
  • View Changes to Nexus 1000v Using Change Management
  • VNX: Managing Storage with the VSI Plug-In
  • Symmetrix VMAX: Managing Storage with the VSI Plug-In
  • Security