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IBM Spectrum Scale 4.1 Basic Administration for Linux

IBM Course Code: H0050

GK# 3485 Vendor# H005G


Course Overview


This course teaches IBM Spectrum Scale version 4.1.

The course is intended for IT professionals tasked with administering an IBM Spectrum Scale system on Linux and AIX environments. This course includes information on installing, configuring, and monitoring an IBM Spectrum Scale cluster. Many features are described and tested on lab activities including: Storage management, High availability options, cluster management, and information lifecycle management (ILM) tools.

Note: Although the lab is created to run on Linux, because the Spectrum Scale differences running on an AIX environment are minor, the skills intended to be acquired during the course include both Linux and AIX.


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What You'll Learn

  • Present an overview on GPFS
  • Install and configure GPFS
  • Describe the GPFS cluster
  • Detail the ILM tools
  • Describe High availability
  • Manage and monitor GPFS
  • Troubleshoot and recover GPFS
  • Describe cNFS
  • Set up a GPFS multi-cluster
  • Describe Active file management
  • Describe GPFS native RAID


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IBM Spectrum Scale 4.1 system administration introduction
Installation and basic configuration
The IBM Spectrum Scale cluster
ILM tools
High availability
Management and monitoring
Tuning, troubleshooting and recovery
Clustered NFS (cNFS)
Active File Management
File Placement Optimizer
IBM Spectrum Scale 4.1 encryption
IBM Spectrum Scale native RAID

Training Exclusives

This course comes with the following benefits: 

  • Digital courseware
  • 90 Days Bonus Access to IBM Hands-on Labs
  • 12 Months of Indexed Virtual Class Recordings
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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

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Duration: 3 day

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Duration: 3 day

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