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EMC Certified Data Domain System Admin course is a collection of deduplication of Data Domain data paths, Data Domain system setup, VTL, DD Boost etc. to make you an excellent Data Domain System Admin.

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What is Data Domain System Administration Training about?

This course helps participants to implement a Data Domain system with key technologies including NFS CIFS DD Boost VTL link aggregation and failover replication snapshots fast copy and recovery functionalities.

What are the objectives of Data Domain System Administration Training ?

At the end of Data Domain System Administration training course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe deduplication
  • Describe the Data Domain operating environment, including Data Domain deduplication
  • Identify and configure Data Domain data paths
  • Perform a Data Domain system initial setup
  • Access and copy data to a Data Domain system
  • Configure and manage Data Domain network interfaces
  • Describe and configure a VTL
  • Customize and manage a Data Domain deduplication file system
  • Describe and perform data replication and recovery
  • Describe DD Boost
  • Perform a DD Boost backup
  • Describe capacity and throughput planning
  • Monitor a Data Domain system
Available Training Modes

Live Online Training

32 Hours

Classroom Training


4 Days

Who is Data Domain System Administration Training for?

  • Anyone who wants to add Data Domain System Administration skills to their profile
  • Teams getting started on Data Domain System Administration projects
  • What are the prerequisites for Data Domain System Administration Training?

    Course Outline

    • 1. Data Domain Fundamentals (Duration - 2.5 hrs)
      • List the challenges behind conventional backup technology and describe how inline deduplication addresses them
      • Describe the product family of EMC Data Domain systems
      • Describe basic features of the Data Domain Operating System and file systems and list the four optional licenses available
      • Describe system data protection measures and list the four file system data protection measures that ensure customer data integrity
      • Show common networking layouts employed for EMC Data Domain systems
      • List the common protocols supported
    • 2. Data Domain Hardware Installation (Duration - 1 hr)
      • Prepare for installation, with required tools and safety precautions
      • Install rails, and rack system hardware
      • Connect and cable expansion shelves
      • Perform initial configuration of Data Domain systems
      • Configure network connectivity for administrative access
      • Verify interoperability with connected devices
      • Perform additional configuration tasks in the Enterprise Manager
      • Get started with DD Archiver and GDA configurations
    • 3. Data Domain Implementation with Application Software (Duration - 1 hr)
      • Identify the key application software components and terminology
      • Recognize the packet flow in a typical backup environment with the Data Domain system
      • Implement Data Domain system as a file system and VTL to application software
      • Validate application software backup and recovery functionalities
      • Implement best practices and tuning
      • Implement DD Boost with application software
    • 4. Data Domain Extended Retention-Installation, Configuration and Administration (Duration - 1 hr))
      • Describe DD Extended Retention features and functionality
      • Describe DD Extended Retention use cases
      • Perform installation procedures on systems with DD Extended Retention
      • Configure DD Extended Retention options; upgrade to DD Extended Retention
      • Manage and administer systems with DD Extended Retention
      • Describe replication and recovery requirements and configuration

    Who is the instructor for this training?

    The trainer for this Data Domain System Administration Training has extensive experience in this domain, including years of experience training & mentoring professionals.