About this Course

Code TPZL1_OS83
Duration 3 Days

Review System Storage products that offer IBM i clients new capabilities for system recovery, improved capacity, and storage consolidation for multiple operating environments.

Connect IBM external storage to IBM i in this hands-on technical course.

Describe the components and terminology of the IBM DS8000, DS6000, and Enterprise Storage Server (ESS).

Plan for and implement the new IBM i capability to Initial Program Load (IPL) or boot from Storage Area Network (SAN).

Configure external storage for IBM i using the DS Storage Manager Graphical User Interface (GUI) and the DS Command Line Interface (DS CLI).

Use the DS8000 and DS6000 Copy Services advanced functions in high availability (HA) or disaster recovery (DR) environments.


This is an intermediate technical course for IBM Business Partners, Information Technology (IT) service professionals and staff, and other individuals who plan, implement, or support external storage solutions for iSeries.

You should have an understanding of IBM i concepts in areas such as disk storage, system operations, work management, and communications.

Delegates will learn how to


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Training delivered by an IBM Global Training Provider
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Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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