About this course

Course code TPNA-MSSQL
Duration 3 Days
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Learn to implement Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 on clustered Data ONTAP storage. This solution-based course focuses on Windows Server Failover Clustering, Microsoft SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups, SnapDrive for Windows, and SnapManager for SQL Server. In this course, you will learn how to size and prepare clustered Data ONTAP storage virtual machines (also known as Vservers), install and configure SnapDrive for Windows, install and initialize SnapManager for SQL Server, move SQL databases to NetApp storage, backup and restore SQL databases, create Availability Groups, and troubleshoot common misconfigurations. By the end of this course, you will be able to confidently implement SQL Server 2012 on clustered Data ONTAP storage.

Prerequisites

The following pre-requisites or equivalent knowledge are required for this course:

  • 'Data ONTAP 7-Mode Administration (D7ADM)'
  • 'NetApp Data Protection Administration (DATAPROT)'
  • 'Data ONTAP SAN Implementation (SANIMP)'
  • Architecting Microsoft SQL Server on NetApp Storage Systems
  • Knowledge of SQL Server backup and restore concepts

Delegates will learn how to

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the features of Windows Server 2012, Microsoft SQL Server 2012, and the clustered Data ONTAP operating system
  • Create and manage clustered Data ONTAP storage virtual machines (SVMs), create and manage logical interfaces (LIFs), data LIFs, and FlexVol volumes
  • Enable, configure, and manage a Windows Server 2012 failover cluster
  • Install and configure SnapDrive for Windows 2012, establish iSCSI sessions, and create LUNs
  • Install and configure SnapManager for SQL Server, migrate, back up, restore, and clone SQL Server databases
  • Implement the SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups feature on clustered Data ONTAP

3 Days

Duration

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Delivery Method

Delivery method

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