Brocade SAN Fundamentals (BRF)

 

Who should attend

  • Brocade Switch administrator
  • System Integrators, Field / System Engineers and Support staff
  • Employees preparing for the Brocade Associate SAN Administrator (BASA) certification

Prerequisites

Knowledge in FC/SCSI Storage solutions and and/or LANs

Course Objectives

In this course students learn the basics of the FC protocol, get to know the Brocade platforms (8/16/32 Gbps) and new technologies of the 6th generation (32 Gbps) and learn how to implement and manage a typical enterprise SAN. Topics of this class cover Name Server, RSCN Delivery, FCIDs, WWNs, Domain IDs, Shared Area concepts, Fabric Principal, Merging conflicts and more.

Single-CP (300, 5100, 65xx) and Dual-CP (DCX Backbones) Switches are covered for their high-availability and other special features. The course also covers the software features of FabricOS 7.x and 8.x as well as topics like zoning and administration, Non-Disruptive Firmware Upgrades and Config management. Other topics of this class include Load Balancing methods, FSPF, Trunking, DLS, DPS and Routing Policies. This course includes extensive hands-on lab excercises to deepen the theoretical knowledge learned in class.

Follow On Courses

Course Content

  • 8, 16 & 32 Gbps Brocade Switch-Platform Overview
  • Fibre Channel theory and concepts
  • Brocade B-series Switch installation, configuration & verification
  • Maintenance tasks such as Firmware Upgrade & Configuration Management
  • Concepts & configuration of Zoning on Brocade B-Series Switches
  • Brocade switching/routing concepts in a fabric (Routing Policies, FSPF, Load Balancing)
  • Brocade trunking concepts
  • Extensive hands-on labs
Online Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax):
  • 2,290.- €
Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax):
  • 2,290.- €

Schedule

Guaranteed date:   Fast Lane will carry out all guaranteed training regardless of the number of attendees, exempt from force majeure or other unexpected events, like e.g. accidents or illness of the trainer, which prevent the course from being conducted.
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. All FLEX courses are also Instructor-led Online Trainings (ILO).
English
1 hour difference
07/12/2020 ― 09/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
01/03/2021 ― 03/03/2021 Online Training Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
07/06/2021 ― 09/06/2021 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)
06/09/2021 ― 08/09/2021 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)
06/12/2021 ― 08/12/2021 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. All FLEX courses are also Instructor-led Online Trainings (ILO).
Germany
30/11/2020 ― 02/12/2020 Münster
11/01/2021 ― 13/01/2021 Hamburg
08/02/2021 ― 10/02/2021 Frankfurt
08/03/2021 ― 10/03/2021 Berlin
29/03/2021 ― 31/03/2021 Düsseldorf
03/05/2021 ― 05/05/2021 Munich
17/05/2021 ― 19/05/2021 Münster
21/06/2021 ― 23/06/2021 Stuttgart
FLEX & Online Training

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

06/12/2021 ― 08/12/2021 London, City This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)