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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.

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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

Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

 
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Africa
Egypt
21/06/2020 ― 23/06/2020 Online Training Time zone: Africa/Cairo Course language: English
20/09/2020 ― 22/09/2020 Cairo Course language: English

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Middle East
Qatar
09/08/2020 ― 11/08/2020 Doha Course language: English
United Arab Emirates
05/04/2020 ― 07/04/2020 Online Training Time zone: Asia/Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS.
09/08/2020 ― 11/08/2020 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS.
06/12/2020 ― 08/12/2020 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS.
Europe
Germany
04/05/2020 ― 06/05/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin Course language: German
25/05/2020 ― 27/05/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin Course language: German
22/06/2020 ― 24/06/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Berlin Course language: German
13/07/2020 ― 15/07/2020 Hamburg
10/08/2020 ― 12/08/2020 Frankfurt
07/09/2020 ― 09/09/2020 Berlin
05/10/2020 ― 07/10/2020 Düsseldorf
02/11/2020 ― 04/11/2020 Munich
30/11/2020 ― 02/12/2020 Münster
Switzerland
22/06/2020 ― 24/06/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Zurich Course language: German
02/11/2020 ― 04/11/2020 Zurich
United Kingdom
15/06/2020 ― 17/06/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/London Course language: English
07/09/2020 ― 09/09/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/London Course language: English
07/09/2020 ― 09/09/2020 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
07/12/2020 ― 09/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/London Course language: English
07/12/2020 ― 09/12/2020 Online Training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
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