HP Education Solutions for VirtualizationDocument Transcript
HP Education Solutions for Virtualization
The right training for a virtualized environment
Overview HP offers training for server, desktop,
• Enable your people to efficiently utilize Virtualization to drive better results
• Leverage HP expertise for the right training to fit your priorities and needs
and application virtualization
• Flexibility in delivery and options—get more out of your investment Specifically, we offer a variety of education solutions
for infrastructure, systems management, operating
Through Virtualization, people, processes and system, and Virtualization tools which will reduce the
technologies work together more efficiently to meet time to productivity for your employees in using these
increased service levels. At HP, we believe our technologies. Our Virtualization curriculum includes
Virtualization approach and capabilities can help education on:
you achieve substantial, long-term benefits such as • HP BladeSystem, HP ProLiant servers, and
reduced costs, increased agility and improved quality. Virtual Connect
Our education services leverage HP proprietary • HP StorageWorks
technologies and partnerships with key players in the • HP Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (HP-VDI)
Virtualization market to offer instruction and course
materials from the very experts that create, manage, • HP-UX
and enhance these technologies. HP education • Insight Control Environment (ICE)
services help your employees bring HP Virtualization • Virtual Server Environment (VSE) on HP Integrity and
solutions to life by equipping them with the knowledge HP ProLiant servers
and skills needed to implement, manage, and use the
various technologies underlying these solutions.
• Microsoft Windows – Hyper V
• Custom training solutions
Figure 1: The HP Education Services for Virtualization cover a range of hardware, operating systems, and applications
Business Results Reduce costs Increase agility Improve quality
Microsoft Windows Hyper-V
OS/System Management: HP-UX VSE, ICE,
HP Insight Dynamics, HP Virtual Connect, HP-VDI
Hardware: HP BladeSystem, HP ProLiant Server,
HP Integrity Server, HP StorageWorks
Technology People and Process
HP BladeSystem, HP ProLiant servers and Follow-up with HP Virtual Connect training to cover the
Virtual Connect integration and use of Virtual connect (VC) Ethernet
Training is essential to get the best performance and and Fibre Channel technology. HP Virtual Connect is
reliability from your HP BladeSystem/ProLiant servers. simply the smartest way to connect server blades to
Training not only improves day-to-day operations, but your LAN and SAN.
also reduces the number one risk facing IT managers: www.hp.com/learn/proliant
While you choose HP BladeSystem/ProLiant servers Information is growing rapidly each day, and industry
to help manage complexity, drive efficiency and projections predict it will grow still further over time.
manage risk, you may not be close to utilizing their full The amount of information you have to manage can
potential. Let HP show you how to make the most of grow manifold. Gone are the days of storage residing
the best-in-class HP BladeSystem/ProLiant technology on a physical disk; now, multiple disks are pooled
and employ it as a tangible, competitive advantage as one virtual disk group and then sliced to the size
with the help of our extensive HP BladeSystem/ needed for presentation to one or more host systems.
ProLiant training curriculum.
HP offers courses on installation, configuration,
HP education services enables you to increase your ROI management, and operation of these systems in the
in HP ProLiant technologies. The right training can shorten following areas:
your time to implementation and improve productivity. • Storage Area Networking (SAN)
Start with our HP BladeSystem Installation and • Disk Arrays: Enterprise Virtual Array (EVA), XP, and
Configuration class, which provides hands-on Modular Smart Arrays (MSA)
installation and initial setup experience with a • Back-up Systems: Virtual Disk to Disk (D2D), Virtual
variety of HP c-Class BladeSystem hardware. Library System (VLS), ProLiant Storage Server
Or jump straight into the HP BladeSystem • PolyServe
Administration training and learn how to manage
Our training offerings cover the virtualization of
already deployed HP BladeSystem components. An
storage technologies and can help your storage
architecture overview will ensure understanding of the
experts gain the knowledge and skills required to take
HP Onboard Administrator, HP Virtual Connect, iLO 2
full advantage of the innovations and benefits of your
(Integrated Lights Out), Server Blades, Storage Blades,
virtualized storage environment.
and Interconnect BladeSystem components.
HP Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (HP-VDI) HP Insight Control Environment (ICE)
HP’s desktop Virtualization training will help simplify ICE delivers total control, enhanced flexibility, and
and manage your environment to create a more tangible savings for your ProLiant infrastructure. Our
reliable, scalable, and manageable infrastructure ICE curriculum builds both core and advanced skills.
that brings lower, more predictable costs. We offer Multi-level courses cover HP ProLiant server and blade
a range of training solutions around Virtual Desktop deployment and management.
Infrastructure (VDI). HP Blade Workstation Solution www.hp.com/learn/proliant
and Consolidated Client Infrastructure (CCI) training
Virtual Server Environment (VSE) on HP Integrity and
will help you jump-start your HP Blade Workstation or
HP ProLiant servers
HP Thin Client environments. The RGS (Remote Graphics
We offer a 4-day course to help understand Virtual
Software) and SAM (Session Allocation Manager) Server Environment (VSE) which combines the best of
training courses provide an overview of product features the infrastructure management portfolio – including HP
and help you install and administer the software to Systems Insight Manager, Insight Control and Virtual
obtain the best remote desktop access performance for Server Environment - into one integrated offering for
your 2D, 3D, video and media-rich applications. HP BladeSystem, ProLiant and Integrity servers.
These courses are only available in some countries. www.hp.com/learn/proliant
Please check with your local education center VMware
for availability. Education about Virtualization with VMware is now
www.hp.com/learn/bladeworkstation just as important as having the appropriate hardware
HP offers courses that explore the specific technology Let us show you how to make the most of your
components for control, instant capacity, partitioning, VMware environment and employ it as a tangible
and availability. competitive advantage with the help of our extensive
offering of certified VMware training curriculum.
Learn how to take full advantage of the innovations
HP VMware training will help you achieve reduced
and benefits of an HP-UX Virtual Server Environment
costs, improve resource efficiency, and improve
[VSE], and gain an appreciation of the HP-UX VSE
management and provisioning.
tools with our courses. The HP-UX Virtualization Tools
Bootcamp enables you to quickly evaluate different We are one of the largest global VMware authorized
scenarios for consolidating older and underutilized training centers (VATC), using VMware-certified
physical servers onto virtual machines and more instructors and course materials. With our global
effectively manage the computing resources in your presence, remote training delivery infrastructure and
environment. It is a one stop shop to get you started VMware training experience, you can trust HP to
with VSE. deliver a solution for all your VMware training needs.
HP Partition Management enables you to
determine and utilize the appropriate combination Microsoft Windows – Hyper V
of HP Partitioning Continuum technologies that best A key feature included with Windows Server 2008 is
meet your data center needs. Hyper-V, a hypervisor-based Virtualization technology.
With Hyper-V, you can make the best use of your
For your Virtual Server Environment running on HP server hardware investments by consolidating server
Integrity Server Blades, our HP Integrity Server Blades hardware, improving server utilization, increasing
Administration course will help you design and build server automation, enhancing system portability and
a simplified server environment utilizing HP Virtual also efficiently running multiple different operating
Connect. You will also learn how to perform effective systems—Windows, Linux, and others—in parallel,
local and remote administration using HP Onboard on a single server, fully leveraging the power of
Administrator, as well as utilize the HP Integrity x64 computing.
server blades management tools to configure your
HP BladeSystem. To help you deploy and manage the latest Microsoft
www.hp.com/learn/vse Virtualization products—Windows Server 2008 with
Hyper-V and Microsoft System Center (including Virtual
Machine Manager 2008 and Microsoft Desktop and
Application Virtualization)—HP offers a complete set
of training resources, flexible delivery methods and
streamlined certification paths.