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Power Systems for AIX III: Virtualization - Implementing Shared Storage Pools (AN32G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This advanced course is for anyone responsible for implementing and managing virtualization features on an IBM Power Systems server including:

  • AIX technical support individuals
  • System administrators
  • Systems engineers, and
  • System architects


You must already know the basics of configuring and managing a Virtual I/O Server and virtual devices, including file-backed devices. This prerequisite can be met by attending the following course:

  • Power Systems for AIX - Virtualization I: Implementing Virtualization (AN30G)

or have equivalent LPAR and Virtual I/O Server skills.

Course Content

This course provides the implementation and management skills to create Virtual I/O Server (VIOS) storage groups and shared storage pools on IBM Power Systems. Students learn to create a VIOS storage group, manage storage in the shared storage pool, provision storage to client partitions using either thick or thin provisioning, mirror the shared storage pool, create and use snapshots, and manage the VIOS storage group configuration by learning how to do backups, restores, and software upgrades.

Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,290.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 2,850.-
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.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
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10/07/2017 - 12/07/2017 München (Garching)
04/09/2017 - 06/09/2017 Düsseldorf
06/11/2017 - 08/11/2017 Berlin