This course provides the student an introduction to the concepts, terms, technologies, and role of today’s storage industry to meet business requirements. The course examines the major components of a storage system, common storage architectures, and the various means of connecting storage elements. Learners are presented Hitachi Data Systems hardware and software products as practical illustrations of the concepts taught with emphasis on basic administration and operation of the Hitachi Adaptable Modular Storage product.
A. recognize the current data storage industry and concepts;
B. recognize current business requirements for data storage solutions;
C. identify the major components of data storage systems;
D. compare Network Attached Storage (NAS) and Storage Area Network (SAN); and
E. practice basic storage administration and operation.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.