Hardware Management Console (HMC) for Power System with IBM i

Hardware Management Console (HMC) for Power System with IBM i Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

This course is designed to familiarize the student with functions of the HMC using lecture and lab exercises.

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Intended Audience for this Hardware Management Console (HMC) for Power System with IBM i Course

  • » This is an intermediate course for IBM, IBM Business Partners, and customers that have a need for HMC operations and management.

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Hardware Management Console (HMC) for Power System with IBM i Course Objectives

  • » Install an HMC and go through the setup wizard
  • » Connect the HMC to a managed system
  • » Create and manage partitions manually or with a .sysplan
  • » Manage the HMC including updating code for the HMC and firmware in the managed system

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Hardware Management Console (HMC) for Power System with IBM i Course Outline

      1. Day 1
        1. Welcome
        2. Unit 1: Introduction to the Hardware Management Console
        3. Unit 2: Setting up and configuring the HMC
        4. Exercise 1: eLab access, installation, and navigation
        5. Unit 3: System management
        6. Exercise 2: Managed server tasks and navigation
      2. Day 2
        1. Unit 4: System plans
        2. Exercise 3: Working with system plans
        3. Unit 5: HMC management
        4. Exercise 4: HMC management
        5. Unit 6: Service management
        6. Unit 7: Updates to the HMC and firmware
        7. Exercise 5: Fixes
        8. Unit 8: Advanced functions for the HMC
        9. Exercise 6: Secure Shell, remote 5250, and ASM
        10. Exercise 7: Create a simple LPAR and partition tasks
        11. Unit 9: New enhancements

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