IBM Flex System Manager

IBM Flex System Manager Course Description

Duration: 3.00 days (24 hours)

IBM X-Architecture compute nodes come with an Integrated Management Module (IMM) where IBM Power Systems architecture compute nodes come with a Flexible Service Processor (FSP).

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Intended Audience for this IBM Flex System Manager Course

  • » Enrollment in this intermediate course is not restricted. However, typical students taking this course include technical IBM personnel from the FTSS, ATS, and Techline organizations as well as IBM Business Partner technical personnel involved with planning.

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This Course is also part of:

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IBM Flex System Manager Course Objectives

  • » PureFlex System Management Overview
  • » Chassis Management Module Setup
  • » Flex System Manager Features and Setup
  • » Flex System Manager Navigation
  • » FSM Update Management and Additional Setup

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IBM Flex System Manager Course Outline

      1. PureFlex System Management Overview
      2. Chassis Management Module Setup
      3. Flex System Manager Features and Setup
        1. Exercise 1. Navigate chassis management
        2. Exercise 2. Explore user security
      4. Flex System Manager Navigation
        1. Exercise 3. Manage a compute node server
        2. Exercise 4. Manage a compute node OS
      5. FSM Update Management and Additional Setup
        1. Exercise 5. Work with Update Manager
        2. Exercise 6. Work with Common Agent
        3. Exercise 7. Work with Service and Support Manager
      6. FSM Management Tasks
        1. Exercise 8. Work with Status Manager
        2. Exercise 9. Work with Automation Manager
        3. Exercise 10. Deploy compute node images
      7. VMControl
        1. Exercise 11. Work with VMControl lifecycle management

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