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Intermediate Level

Knowlege of IBM Power virtualization concepts is recommended.

Approx. 9 hours to complete
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Skills you will gain

IBM PowerVCinfrastructure as a serviceOpenstackCloud ComputingIBM Cloud
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Intermediate Level

Knowlege of IBM Power virtualization concepts is recommended.

Approx. 9 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Introduction to private cloud

2 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 109 min)
13 videos
OpenStack components6m
OpenStack in detail19m
OpenStack summary2m
Introduction to IBM PowerVC7m
The need for IBM PowerVC12m
Introduction to IBM Cloud PowerVC Manager6m
Planning for IBM PowerVC setup9m
Planning for storage9m
Storage usage and configuration3m
Storage network planning10m
Ethernet network planning6m
Security and performance planning8m
1 practice exercise
Checkpoint 130m
2 hours to complete

Working with your private cloud

2 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 104 min)
12 videos
The installation7m
Update and upgrade of IBM PowerVC12m
Adding resources to IBM PowerVC10m
Adding storage resources13m
Introduction to storage providers4m
Configuring storage providers9m
Adding existing virtual machines6m
Performing management tasks on VMs9m
IBM PowerVC GUI (1 of 2)9m
IBM PowerVC GUI (2 of 2)10m
IBM PowerVC CLI6m
1 practice exercise
Checkpoint 230m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

System administration on private cloud

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 55 min)
7 videos
Messages and logs6m
REST APIs7m
IBM PowerVC commands to manage services3m
Backup and restore6m
IBM PowerVC settings (1 of 2)7m
IBM PowerVC settings (2 of 2)10m
2 practice exercises
Checkpoint 330m
Checkpoint 430m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Images and virtual machines

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 35 min)
4 videos
Cloud-init concepts5m
Installing Cloud-init on Linux and AIX11m
Creating an image9m
1 practice exercise
Checkpoint 530m
1 hour to complete

Advanced features of IBM Cloud PowerVC Manager

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 38 min)
5 videos
Dynamic Resource Optimizer6m
Volume lifecycle and internal database3m
Managing projects in your private cloud7m
Other features12m
1 practice exercise
Checkpoint 630m

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