IBM XIV Technical Training (SSA0G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This course is for all personnel who are concerned with the planning, installation, configuration, and management of the IBM XIV Storage System.


You should have an understanding of:

  • The concepts and terms used to deploy a storage area network (SAN), iSCSI protocol and disk volume management for AIX, Linux and Windows.
  • Introduction to Storage is recommended prior to taking this class (SS01G)

Training paths for Storage are located at

Course Content

This course is designed to present the IBM XIV Storage System Gen3, including its hardware components and the cabling concept. This course also provides information on how to prepare, install, configure, and initialize the IBM XIV Storage System Gen3. It describes the steps to follow for the configuration of an IBM XIV Storage System and provides information about setting up, installing, configuring, and working with the three features that assist with Copy Services: snapshot, volume copy, and remote mirror. This course describes the specifications, features, and components for the server operating systems that can be associated to the IBM XIV Storage System. This course covers also data migration concepts. Students will learn how to plan, configure, and perform an XIV data migration.

Classroom Training

Duration 2 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 1,490.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 2,800.-
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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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
27/02/2017 - 28/02/2017 Munich
24/04/2017 - 25/04/2017 Düsseldorf
19/06/2017 - 20/06/2017 Berlin
14/08/2017 - 15/08/2017 Frankfurt
04/12/2017 - 05/12/2017 Hamburg
FLEX Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

12/12/2016 - 13/12/2016 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Ljubljana
27/02/2017 - 28/02/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

Fast Lane Flex™ Classroom If you can't find a suitable date, don't forget to check our world-wide FLEX™ training schedule.