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IBM Certified Solution Advisor - SoftLayer V1

This course is designed to prepare for the Foundations of SoftLayer V1 exam.

GK# 7704

Course Overview


The new IBM Certified SoftLayer Solution Advisor Certificate is targeted at Cloud and SoftLayer Sellers.
Test C5050-100: Foundations of SoftLayer V1


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What You'll Learn

  • Define cloud terminology
  • Explain architectural concepts in regards to SoftLayer
  • Compare the SoftLayer storage options
  • Explain security and compliance, including data privacy
  • Evaluate the multiple network options and the performance implications
  • Describe SoftLayer differentiators
  • Model a typical environment using relevant SoftLayer component options
  • Apply the SoftLayer capabilities in a structured process to meet workload characteristics
  • Weigh architecture design alternatives in order to meet business goals, including scalability, availability, and cost effectiveness
  • Justify the choices made and the benefits to be gained
  • Architect a design to meet your workload needs, based on the presented scenarios
  • Use learning tools to apply the process to another scenario.
  • Order, configure, deploy, and scale infrastructure to manage and tackle common network implementation issues
  • Best practices based on real client implementations
  • Expert tips from production environments
  • SoftLayer self-managed support structure and processes
  • SoftLayer resources


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  • IBM Bluemix Infrastructure Fundamentals
  • Defining Cloud Compute Architecture
  • Connecting to the Networking
  • Storing Data
  • Securing your environment
  • A Real World Application


  • Hardware used with cloud computing
  • Load balancing
  • Internet and web-hosting fundamentals
  • Cloud computing
  • SoftLayer overview

Who Should Attend


Sellers & Solution Advisors

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