Veritas Volume Manager Syllabus

Volume Manager

  • What is volume management?
  • Why vxvm and vxfs?
  • Feautures of vxvm and vxfs
  • Prerequisites

VxVM Administration

  • Physical Objects
  • VxVM Objects
    • Volumes
    • Plexes
    • Subdisks
    • VM Disks
    • Diskgroups
  • Administering Volumes
    • Displaying volume information
    • Creating Volumes
    • Deleting Volumes
    • Mirroring Volumes
    • Moving Volumes from a VM Disk
    • Stopping and Starting a volume
    • Adding and Removing DRL Logging to volumes
    • Volume States
    • Volume Sets
  • Administering Plexes
    • Displaying Plex Information
    • Creating Plexes
    • Deleting and Disassociating Plexes
    • Moving Plexes
    • Detaching Plexes
    • Copying Plexes
    • Offlining Plexes
  • Administering Subdisks
    • Displaying subdisk information
    • Creating Subdisks
    • Deleting Subdisks
    • Moving Subdisks
    • Splitting Subdisks
    • Joining Subdisks
    • Associating Subdisks with Plexes
    • Associating Log subdisks
    • Dissociating Subdisks from Plexes
  • Administering VMDisks
    • Displaying disk information
    • Adding disk to VxVM
    • Adding disk to diskgroup
    • Removing disk from VxVM Control
    • Removing a disk from diskgroup
    • Encapsulating a Disk for Use in VxVM
    • Un-encapsulating the Root Disk
    • Taking a disk offline
    • Taking a disk online
    • Renaming a disk
    • Reserving a Disk
    • Setting and Unsetting Spare disk
    • Mirroring a disk
    • Using vxdiskadm
  • Administering Disk Groups
    • Displaying disk group information
    • Creating a disk group
    • Extending a disk group
    • Reducing a disk group
    • Destroying a disk group
    • Deporting a disk group
    • Importing a disk group
    • Renaming a disk group
  • Online Adminstration
    • Online Resizing
    • Administering Volume Snapshots.
    • Administering Hot-Relocation
  • Administering VxVM with VEA
    • Introducing to VEA
    • Setting up your system
    • Starting and Stopping VEA
  • Veritas Storage Expert
    • How Storage Expert Works
    • Identifying Configuration Problems Using Storage Expert

VxFS Administration

  • VxFS Feautures
    • Extent Based Allocation
    • Fast File System Recovery
    • Online System Administration
    • Extended mount options
    • Quotas
    • Storage Checkpoints
    • Cross Platform Data Sharing
    • Multi Volume Support
  • Managing Veritas File System
    • Creating a File System
    • Mounting a File System
    • Unmounting a File System
    • Displaying information on Mounted File System
    • How to extend the FS using fsadm command
    • How to shrink a FS
    • How to Reorganize a FS
    • How to create and Mount a Snapshot File System
    • How to Backup a File System
    • How to Restore a file system
    • Using Quotas
    • How to View Quotas
    • How to setup user quotas
    • How to turn off quotas

Installations

  • Package Description
  • Installing vxvm and vxfs
  • Checking Installations
  • Post Installation Tasks
  • Controlling Daemons

Duration

25 Hrs

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