SNV10ADG: IBM Spectrum Virtualize RAID Protection

IBM Systems Training

on February 14, 2022

      

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Table of Contents

  1. Short Summary
  2. Duration
  3. Content Description
  4. Objectives
  5. Agenda
  6. Audience
  7. Skill Level
  8. Labs?
  9. Keywords
  10. Prerequisites
  11. Enrollment
  12. Errata
  13. Follow-on Courses

Short Summary

This module introduces IBM Spectrum Virtualize support for traditional RAID and Distributed RAID arrays.

Duration in Hours ⌚

4.0

Content Description

This module introduces IBM Spectrum Virtualize support for traditional RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) arrays and the Distributed RAID arrays. Traditional RAID (or TRAID) and Distributed RAID (or DRAID) arrays are both data storage virtualization technologies that combines multiple physical disk drive components into one or more logical units. TRAID and DRAID offers increased storage performance, resiliency and low cost, with improved higher availability to recreate lost data from parity information. This module also discuss the benefits of implementing DRAID 6 to boost IO performance versus TRAID 5 in almost all production workloads.

If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course. http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

Objectives

Distinguish between Traditional and Distributed arrays.

Agenda

  • Topic 1 - Traditional RAID arrays - Overview
  • Topic 2 - Distributed RAID - Overview

Audience

This course is for IBM personnel, IBM Business Partners, IT consultants and customers who are assessing and/or planning to deploy IBM System San Volume Controller Storage solutions and are interested in how Traditional RAID and Distributed RAID can provide fault tolerance for your system.

Skill Level

Basic

Labs? 💻

N

Keywords

RAID; DRAID; array; mirroring; spare; RAID5; hot spare; latency

Prerequisites

IBM Spectrum Virtualize for the IBM SAN Volume Controller (SNV10DG)

Enrollment

https://www.ibm.com/training/course/SNV10ADG

Errata

None specified.

Follow-on Courses

None


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