Data Protector 11.x Essentials (DP120)


Course Overview

Data Protector provides enterprise protection in a single solution, which is a flexible and powerful way. Within Data Protector 11, you will find among other developments, deduplication, online application, and storage infrastructure support improvements to answer customers' most exigent requirements.

This five-day, entry-level, instructor-led training provides the essential knowledge to enable storage administrators to configure and manage Data Protector Software. The hands-on lab exercises reinforce the theory sessions to ensure a thorough understanding of backup and recovery concepts, the functionality of the software, and its application to typical storage implementations.

Who should attend

Storage and system administrators using Data Protector software, System Engineers, Consultants, Project Managers, Professional Services, and Sales.


To be successful in this course, you should have the following prerequisites or knowledge:

  • System and Network Administration or equivalent experience

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain adaptive backup and recovery solutions
  • Explain the architecture and concept of Data Protector
  • Describe the Data Protector 11.0 product structure
  • Explain Data Protector upgrade
  • Install the Data Protector Cell Manager and Client
  • Explain the configuration for backup devices and media management
  • Configure and run Filesystem backups and restores
  • Explain Block-based Backup
  • Monitor the Data Protector environment, run reports, and set up notifications
  • Install and configure Data Protector Reporting Server
  • Troubleshoot your Data Protector environment

Course Content

  • Course Overview
  • What’s New in Data Protector 11.0
  • Data Protector Architecture
  • Data Protector Installation
  • Data Protector Upgrade
  • Getting Started
  • Licensing Model and Product Structure
  • Backup Devices
  • Media Management
  • Backup Specification
  • Restoring Capabilities
  • Sessions, Reports, and Notifications
  • Copying and Verifying Media and Objects
  • Internal Database
  • Deduplication
  • Block-Based Backup and Restore
  • Access Control and Security
  • Reporting Server
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Auto Replication Sync
  • Patch Installation
  • Troubleshooting

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

5 days

  • 3,750.— €
Classroom Training

5 days

  • Germany: 3,750.— €


Guaranteed date:   The course is guaranteed to run regardless of the number of participants. This excludes unforeseeable events (e.g. accident, illness of the trainer) which make it impossible to carry out the course.
Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.


Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour

Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Guaranteed date!
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)