Storage Networking Concepts Foundations

Storage Networking has been in use for over twenty years in enterprise data centers. Mastery of the field has become essential for large organizations and especially those applying Enterprise Architecture and Management for organizational expanded benefit. The Storage Networking Industry Association sponsors vendor neutral education through its Education Committee. These activities support industry recognized certification programs.This updated version (V7) incorporates new storage networking concepts since the last update. As well, it incorporates the new topics on the S10-110 SNIA Certification Exam. Specifically new topics on Cloud Based Storage, NVMe, and Distributed Management are now included.The purpose of this course is to train Storage Professionals to be able to master the concepts and is prepared to provide professional services to their employer or client. It covers but is NOT just a checklist for passing the new S10-110 Certification Exam.
Before taking this course, students should have a BS in Information or Computer Science or equivalent experience is highly recommended or 12 months hands-on storage systems related experience.
4-5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for Storage professionals.
  • Introduction to Storage Networking
  • Storage Networking Architectures
  • Storage Components
  • Data Storage Techniques
  • I/O Interfaces
  • Host Architectures
  • RAID and Subsystem Architectures
  • NAS Concepts
  • FC Components
  • FC Protocol and Ethernet Architecture
  • Cables and
  • FC SAN Topologies
  • FC SAN Extension over IP
  • FC SAN Extension over Optical
  • Storage Resource Management
  • iSCSI Protocol Architecture
  • Storage Virtualization
  • Data Protection
  • Distributed Storage
  • Troubleshooting

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