Friday, September 19, 2014

IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Hands-On Workshops

IBM Storage Management Labs
Wednesday, October 15th and/or Thursday, October 16th from 9am to 4pm in Dublin, Ohio
IBM is offering a local opportunity for interested parties in central Ohio to build technical skill using labs from the Pulse 2014 event.  Access to the labs is no cost to you.  These hands-on storage management labs are self-paced.  Perform one or more Pulse labs on either or both days.

Hands-on Labs:
  • Hands-on labs provide an excellent opportunity to gain first-hand technical experience with IBM's products and solutions.
  • Come to the lab room at your convenience and take as many of the labs as you like.
  • Lab exercises are self-paced and designed to take between 45 and 90 minutes each.
  • Don't miss this opportunity even if you have no gaps in your busy schedule.
  • Subject Matter Experts will be on-site to point you to the topics that best fit your interest and to assist you with your lab exercises.
  • Personalized Whiteboard Sessions are are available upon request.

Available labs in these technical areas:
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Manager - Enterprise backup, archive, recovery, space management, database and application protection, and bare machine recovery and disaster recovery capabilities.
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Manager for Virtual Environments - Provides advanced data protection and flexible recovery options for VMware vSphere ESX and ESXi servers.
  • IBM Tivoli Storage FlashCopy Manager - Perform and manage frequent, near-instant, non-destructive, application-aware backups and restore, leveraging advanced FlashCopy snapshot technologies in IBM and non-IBM storage systems.
Click here for the specific labs to choose from.
Location:
Objective:
  • Provide the opportunity for hands-on access to some our most popular software solutions in a lab/training environment.
Audience:
  • The is workshop is appropriate for TSM administrators, storage administrators, VMware administrators, and SQL database administrators.
Cost:
  • These sessions are offered free of charge.  
  • Participants are responsible for their own business travel expenses. (*Meals are being provided for attendees who are permitted to accept vendor meals. For example, non-government employees and contractors.)
Schedule:
  • October 15th and/or October 16th, 9am - 4pm
Enrollment:
  • To request enrollment in one of our scheduled meetings, send an e-mail with the requested lab:
    • Subject Line = "IBM Workshop Lab - Enrollment Request"
    • Please be sure to include the following in body of email:  Your name, e-mail address, phone number, company/organization name, and lab session requested.
  • Seating is limited.  Enrollments will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis.  A confirmation e-mail will be sent approximately one week prior to the workshop.