This certification validates that the technical professional is able to fully prepare an HP StorageWorks solution for an SMB to small enterprise customer so that it can be placed into a test or production environment ready for the customer to install their applications. The individual is verified to perform all aspects of Installation and Startup Services, including hardware configuration, operating system configuration, and complete storage management. In addition, the available training for this certification provides the individual an understanding of the technical aspects of a Converged Infrastructure environment and also learn management tools and techniques, using either HP Storage Essentials or HP Data Protector management software.
This certification is the foundation for understanding entry level and SMB storage solutions and implementations. The certification covers foundational knowledge of Storage Area Networks (SANs) and fundamental storage technologies such as data protection and backup, SAN topologies and zones, LUN masking, and networking components including adapters, switches, and cables.
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