Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3

Duration : 5 Days (40 Hours)

Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3 Course Overview:

The Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3 course is tailored to empower system administrators and database administrators with the knowledge and practical expertise needed to proficiently manage storage systems and services within Oracle Solaris 11 environments. This course offers a comprehensive perspective on the numerous benefits of leveraging Oracle’s ZFS file system, encompassing the management of disk hardware, execution of disk operations, and the configuration of Oracle Solaris to effectively utilize ZFS.

Participants delve into administering ZFS pools, which store system data, while also gaining detailed insights into ZFS volume management, configuring file system access, establishing ownership, implementing snapshotting for backup and recovery, and effectively monitoring and optimizing system performance. Crucially, the course delves into crucial tools like the Oracle Solaris Administration Access Protocol (SALAS) and the Comprehensive Administration Console (CAC).

In essence, the Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3 course equips system and database administrators with an extensive grasp of ZFS. It encompasses configuration, management, and the resolution of common administrative challenges, providing a holistic understanding of ZFS and its integration within Oracle Solaris 11 environments.

Intended Audience:

  • System Administrators
  • Storage Administrators
  • Database Administrators
  • IT Professionals responsible for storage management

Learning Objectives of Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3:

The Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3 training aims to equip participants with a comprehensive set of skills and knowledge. The key objectives of this training include:

  1. Understanding ZFS Fundamentals: Describe the key features, benefits, and architecture of the Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS file system, enabling a deep comprehension of its capabilities.
  2. Configuring and Managing ZFS Storage Pools: Acquire the expertise to configure and efficiently manage ZFS storage pools, optimizing data organization and access.
  3. Setting Up Shared Storage: Learn how to establish and administer shared storage for a server pool, ensuring seamless collaboration and resource utilization.
  4. Diagnosing and Correcting ZFS Issues: Develop the ability to diagnose, troubleshoot, and rectify ZFS-related problems, ensuring system stability and reliability.
  5. Command Line Tools Proficiency: Gain hands-on experience in using command-line tools for ZFS administration, enabling efficient management and control.
  6. Database Storage Utilization: Learn to leverage ZFS storage pools effectively for database storage, managing databases to ensure optimal performance and dependability.
  7. Advanced Features Exploration: Delve into advanced topics, including quotas, reservations, compression, deduplication, snapshots, cloning, replication, and high availability configurations, enhancing your proficiency and versatility in ZFS administration.

By achieving these objectives, participants will be well-prepared to harness the power of Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS, effectively manage storage, address challenges, optimize performance, and ensure reliable data management within their environments.

 Module 1: Managing ZFS Storage Pools

  • Creating and destroying ZFS Storage Pools
  • Managing devices in ZFS Storage Pools
  • Managing ZFS Storage Pool properties
  • Querying ZFS Storage Pool status
  • Migrating and upgrading a ZFS Storage Pool

 Module 2: Managing ZFS File Systems

  • Creating and destroying ZFS File Systems
  • Using ZFS File System Properties
  • Querying ZFS File System Information
  • Managing ZFS File System Properties
  • Mounting and sharing ZFS File Systems
  • Setting ZFS Quotas and Reservations

 Module 3: Working With ZFS Snapshots and Clones

  • Creating, destroying, and holding ZFS Snapshots
  • Renaming, displaying, and rolling back ZFS Snapshots
  • Creating and destroying clones
  • Sending and receiving ZFS Snapshot data

 Module 4: Installing and Booting a ZFS Root File System

  • Performing an initial installation of a ZFS root file system
  • Performing a Flash Archive installation of a ZFS root file system
  • Performing a JumpStart Installation of a ZFS root file system
  • Migrating a UFS root file system to a ZFS root file system using Solaris Live Upgrade
  • Using ZFS support for swap and dump devices
  • Booting from a ZFS root file system
  • Recovering the ZFS root pool or root pool snapshots

 Module 5: Troubleshooting ZFS Issues and Recovering ZFS Data

  • Identifying problems in ZFS
  • Repairing a damaged ZFS configuration
  • Repairing a missing devic
  • Repairing a damaged device
  • Repairing damaged data
  • Repairing an unbootable system

 Module 6: Working with ZFS Volumes

  • Identifying a ZFS volume
  • Identifying how to use a ZFS volume
  • Working with ZFS volumes as dump or swap devices

 Module 7: Using ZFS on a Solaris System with Zones Installed

  • Adding a ZFS file system to a non-global Zone
  • Delegating datasets to a non-global Zone
  • Adding ZFS volumes to a non-global Zone
  • Using ZFS Storage Pools within a Zone
  • Managing ZFS properties within a non-global Zone

Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3 Course Prerequisites:

The Oracle Solaris 11 ZFS Administration Ed 3 Training course does not have any prerequisites associated with it. But, applicants should have prior knowledge of UNIX or Linux and Oracle Solaris operating systems.

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