StorageGRID Administration

United Arab Emirates:
USD 2,426.00 excl. VAT

Duration: 3 Days

Who Should Attend : 

Storage administrators, professional services personnel, and support services personnel

Course Prerequisites

StorageGRID Fundamentals

Date Country Location Language Register
01-09-2022 - 03-09-2022 AE Dubai English Register
19-09-2022 - 21-09-2022 SA Riyadh English Register
International dates
Date Country Location Language Register
01-09-2022 - 03-09-2022 ZA Johannesburg English Register

Course Content

This course is a comprehensive analysis of NetApp® StorageGRID® administration. You learn how to configure, monitor, maintain, and expand a StorageGRID system. The course outlines the new features and enhancements in StorageGRID 11.5. The course materials include a guide for hands-on exercises that you perform in a lab environment. This course also builds on the concepts that you learned in StorageGRID Fundamentals and is complementary to Installing StorageGRID.

Course Objectives

This course focuses on enabling you to do the following:

  • Use the StorageGRID Grid Manager to monitor and manage a StorageGRID object-based storage solution
  • Create and manage storage tenant accounts, groups, and users
  • Configure information lifecycle management (ILM) rules and policies
  • Control access to the StorageGRID system and implement service levels
  • Manage Simple Storage Service (S3) buckets and objects
  • Monitor StorageGRID system activity
  • Configure and manage email notifications and custom alerts
  • Integrate the StorageGRID solution into your data fabric

Course Outline




Module 0:

  • About the StorageGRID curriculum
  • About this course
  • Course agenda

Checking the exercise equipment

Module 1:
StorageGRID components and services

  • StorageGRID components
  • Node service workflows


Module 2:
StorageGRID management

  • Grid Manager
  • StorageGRID configuration options
  • StorageGRID administrators
  • Securing access to StorageGRID
  • StorageGRID management API
  • Exploring Grid Manager
  • Creating and managing StorageGRID administrator accounts


Module 3:
Storage tenant administration

  • Tenant accounts
  • Tenant Manager
  • Tenant access control
  • StorageGRID tenant API
  • Managing tenant accounts
  • Using S3 tenant accounts


Module 4:
Information lifecycle management

  • ILM policies and rules
  • Storage pools, storage grades, and regions
  • Configuring ILM policies
  • Configuring basic ILM
  • Tiering object storage
  • Controlling placement based on object metadata

Module 5:
Managing client connections

  • High-availability groups
  • Load balancer endpoints
  • Traffic classification

Configuring API Gateway Nodes

Module 6:
S3 bucket administration

  • Virtual hosted-style identifiers
  • Bucket access control
  • S3 bucket configuration options
  • Client stored object options
  • Platform services

Managing access to S3 buckets

Module 7:
Monitoring the StorageGRID system

  • Alerts
  • Audit log
  • Reporting
  • Managing alerts
  • Viewing StorageGRID reports
  • Managing audit logs

Module 8:
StorageGRID maintenance

  • StorageGRID AutoSupport
  • Managing StorageGRID services
  • Maintenance procedures
  • StorageGRID software upgrades

Performing grid maintenance tasks

Module 9:
Integrating a StorageGRID system

  • ONTAP FabricPool
  • SolidFire backup to cloud
  • SANtricity Cloud Connector
  • NetApp Cloud Sync service
  • Configuring Cloud Storage Pools
  • Integrating with a Swift protocol client
Further information

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