Brocade SAN Advanced (BRA)

Course Description Schedule

Who should attend

  • Experienced Brocade Switch administrators
  • System Integrators, Field / System Engineers and Support staff
  • SAN designer
  • Employees preparing for the BCFP certification


Course Objectives

This accelerated theory-only course builds upon the Brocade SAN Fundamentals (BRF) and teaches students advanced FC SAN topics such as virtualization, Data Center Interconnect via native FC and native FCIP as well as interesting Traffic Engineering techniques for Brocade "Adaptive Networking" (QoS, Top Talker, TI-Zoning). Other important topics deal with FC-FC Routing for more efficient and robust resource management within a SAN, Security features and the popular Access Gateway mode. Finally this course covers troubleshooting, performance and monitoring techniques like Brocades D_Port, Bottleneck Monitoring and PortLog Dumps. This hands-on class features a variety practical lab excercises and is a great resource for anyone who needs a solid overview about advanced Brocade topics. For students looking for a consolidated and theory-only class we recommend booking Brocade SAN Advanced Accelerated (BRAX)

Course Content

  • FC Adaptive Networking Overview (Top Talker, QoS, Ingress Rate Limiting, TI-Zones)
  • FCIP tunneling techniques
  • FC-FC Routing (EX-Ports, LSANs)
  • Security concepts of Brocade SAN Switches
  • Access Gateway Mode
  • FC Long Distance
  • Basic Troubleshooting SANs
  • Virtual Fabrics Overview
  • Extensive hands-on labs
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 4 days

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05/02/2018 - 08/02/2018 Frankfurt Enroll
05/03/2018 - 08/03/2018 Berlin Enroll
03/04/2018 - 06/04/2018 Hamburg Enroll
22/05/2018 - 25/05/2018 Munich Enroll
16/07/2018 - 19/07/2018 Hamburg Enroll
13/08/2018 - 16/08/2018 Frankfurt Enroll
10/09/2018 - 13/09/2018 Berlin Enroll
08/10/2018 - 11/10/2018 Hamburg Enroll
12/11/2018 - 15/11/2018 Düsseldorf Enroll
03/12/2018 - 06/12/2018 Munich Enroll
12/03/2018 - 15/03/2018 Vienna (iTLS) Enroll
25/06/2018 - 28/06/2018 Vienna (iTLS) Enroll
27/08/2018 - 30/08/2018 Vienna (iTLS) Enroll
09/04/2018 - 12/04/2018 Zurich Enroll
04/06/2018 - 07/06/2018 Zurich Enroll
15/10/2018 - 18/10/2018 Zurich Enroll
10/12/2018 - 13/12/2018 Zurich Enroll
Middle East
United Arab Emirates
23/09/2018 - 26/09/2018 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS. Enroll

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