Power Systems for AIX III: Advanced Administration and Problem Determination (AN15G)

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Who should attend

This is an advanced course for AIX system administrators, system support, and contract support individuals with at least six months of experience in AIX.

Prerequisites

You should have basic AIX System Administration skills. These skills include:

  • Use of the Hardware Management Console (HMC) to activate a logical partition to run AIX and to access the AIX system console
  • Install an AIX operating system from an already configured NIM server
  • Implementation of AIX backup and recovery
  • Manage additional software and base operating system updates
  • Familiarity with management tools such as SMIT
  • Understand how to manage file systems, logical volumes, and volume groups
  • Mastery of the UNIX user interface, which include use of the vi editor, command execution, input and output redirection, and the use of utilities such as grep

These skills can be developed through experience or by formal training. The recommended training course to obtain these prerequisite skills is:

  • Power Systems for AIX II: AIX Implementation and Administration (AN12G) and their prerequisites

If the student has AIX system administration skills, but is not familiar with the LPAR environment, those skills can be obtained by attending the following course:

  • Power Systems for AIX I: LPAR Configuration and Planning (AN11G)

Course Content

This course provides advanced AIX system administrator skills with a focus on availability and problem determination. It provides detailed knowledge of the ODM database where AIX maintains so much configuration information. It shows how to monitor for and deal with AIX problems. There is special focus on dealing with Logical Volume Manager problems, including procedures for replacing disks. Several techniques for minimizing the system maintenance window are covered. While the course includes some AIX 7.1 enhancements, most of the material is applicable to prior releases of AIX.

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,590.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 3,570.-
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.


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Germany
16/01/2017 - 20/01/2017 Stuttgart Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
13/03/2017 - 17/03/2017 Hamburg
08/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Munich
03/07/2017 - 07/07/2017 Düsseldorf
28/08/2017 - 01/09/2017 Berlin
23/10/2017 - 27/10/2017 Frankfurt
International guaranteed dates
05/12/2016 - 09/12/2016 Paris
Switzerland
16/01/2017 - 20/01/2017 Zurich
Austria
08/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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