Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 Server Installation, Admini (Self-Study Course)

 

Prerequisites

  • Administer and troubleshoot the Solaris operating system on Sun-based servers
  • Perform basic network administrative tasks on Sun-based servers
  • Access a server through a system controller or other lights-out manager interfaces
  • Perform proper parts replacement procedures on Sun-based servers

Course Objectives

  • Identify the technological differences between the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140 and Sun SPARC Enterprise T5240 servers
  • Find the location of devices on the servers using architectural diagrams
  • Configure system components, including memory, disk drives, and PCI devices
  • Perform parts replacement procedures on the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
  • Configure the service processor for remote access to the servers using Advanced Lights Out Manager (ALOM) or Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM)
  • Perform system maintenance procedures both on the server's operating system and through the service processor
  • Configure the diagnostic mode for the servers to obtain system information pertinent for troubleshooting

Product Description

  • Overview of the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 Servers
    • Describe the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
    • Describe the key technologies driving the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
  • Physical Components of the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 Servers
    • Describe the physical characteristics of the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers and their components
    • Identify the prerequisites for running the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
    • Describe their power-on sequence
  • Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 Servers Architectural Overview
    • Describe the infrastructure boards that contribute to the operation and architecture of the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
    • Provide an overview of the major architectural features of the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
    • Describe the UltraSPARC T2 CPU and its architectural layout
    • Describe the architectural configuration of the service processor
  • Chip Multithreading (CMT) on the UltraSPARC T2 Plus Processor
    • Describe how CMT is implemented in the UltraSPARC T2 Plus processor
    • List factors that affect the performance of the processor
  • CRU and FRU Removal and Replacement Procedures
    • Identify the Customer Replaceable Units (CRUs) and Field Replaceable Units (FRUs)
    • Describe the prerequisite tasks you must complete before removing and replacing the CRUs and FRUs
    • Remove and replace the CRUs and FRUs
  • Configuring and Updating the Service Processor
    • List the main features of the service processor
    • Establish an initial network connection and assign IP address
    • Log in to the service processor over the network
    • List the available Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM) user interfaces
    • Update firmware on the service processor
    • Control power to the system and Connect to the system console
    • View the system event log and describe its contents
    • Describe the new Fan Freewheel Testing mechanism
  • Software Overview and Configuration
    • List the modes of the system virtual keyswitch and system boot features
    • Send a break and reset the system
    • Boot the Solaris operating system for the first time
    • Examine new Solaris OS command output on the servers
    • List supported RAID levels
    • Describe multipathing and the different ways to accomplish it
    • Perform dynamic reconfiguration
  • Troubleshooting the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 Servers
    • Identify hardware and firmware tools available to monitor and troubleshoot the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
    • Identify LED patterns to troubleshoot hardware problems
    • Configure the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers to execute and display POST and OBP output
    • Analyze POST and OBP output to troubleshoot system hardware
    • Identify software, applications, and log files available to monitor and troubleshoot the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5140/T5240 servers
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