Course ID 00908012
Course format VILT,ILT
Course length 2 day(s)
Delivery languages English,Simplified Chinese,Japanese
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Course description

The Navigating the Journey to Cloud course prepares the participant to identify, describe, and position the HP Converged Infrastructure and HP Helion cloud solution offerings, to evaluate high-level customer requirements and recommend the best solution, and to demonstrate the key benefits and functionality of the HP Converged Infrastructure and HP Helion cloud technologies.

Who should attend

Anyone who needs to learn how to describe, position, recommend, and demonstrate HP Converged Infrastructure and HP Helion cloud solutions to meet a customer’s requirements. The participant should have a foundational knowledge of the individual HP Converged Infrastructure components, including HP servers, storage, networking, IT operations, software, security, and services.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisite certifications required. However, it is strongly recommended that the candidate pursuing the Navigating the Journey to Cloud course completes the following training:
 
  • HP Innovations for Today’s IT Infrastructure (optional 1 day ILT/vILT/self-paced)

This training is offered as ILT/vILT/self-paced under the Learning Center course ID 00772374. It is also available as an HP Press book.





HP Press (https://h30590.www3.hp.com/product/HP+Innovations+for+Todays+IT+Infrastructure-Paperback-9444) offering: HP Innovations for Today’s IT Infrastructure
This book is intended as a valuable study aid for IT professionals. It introduces the typical IT infrastructure challenges businesses are facing today and how HP technologies, products, and solutions solve these challenges. The book is recommended reading for the HP ExpertOne Accredited Technical Professional (ATP) certifications in cloud, networking, servers, and storage. Learning checks at the end of each chapter are designed to help you measure your understanding of the material inside.

Topics

  • Module 1: HP Converged Infrastructure and Cloud Fundamentals
    Provide valid arguments why customers with traditional, siloed IT infrastructure should be moving toward an infrastructure convergence and cloud
    Explain how a converged infrastructure affects service delivery, time spent on running and maintain the infrastructure, and data center utilization
    Explain how a service is provisioned without and with a converged infrastructure
    Explain the HP Converged Infrastructure and how it relates to cloud
    Have a fundamental cloud conversation with your customers, peers, friends, and family
    Explain why companies are moving to cloud, what is a cloud, and what are its key attributes, service and deployment models
    Speak the language of the cloud
  • Module 2: The HP Journey to the Cloud
    Describe the major trends changing the IT industry today
    Explain why organizations are moving to infrastructure convergence, big data, mobility, and cloud
    List and describe the different ways to achieve this convergence and get to where you want to go
    Explain how HP can enable customer journey to big data, mobility, security, and cloud
    Identify what you need to address IT challenges of the future
    Describe what HP Helion is, where it fits in the overall IT picture, and what it can do for you
  • Module 3: HP CloudSystem 8 Foundation
    Describe the features and functions of HP CloudSystem 8 Foundation
    Describe the CloudSystem Portal
    Explain how HP CloudSystem Foundation is used
  • Module 4: HP CloudSystem 8 Enterprise
    Describe the features and functions of HP CloudSystem 8 Enterprise
    Explain the benefits of HP Cloud Service Automation (CSA)
  • Module 5: Moving Forward on the Journey to the Cloud
    Help a customer determine their place on the journey to infrastructure convergence or cloud
    Explain when to recommend an HP ConvergedSystem or an HP CloudSystem
    Explain how to use HP Cloud Maps?
    Define the term reference architecture
  • Module 6: Help a customer determine their place on the journey to infrastructure convergence or cloud
    Describe the cloud market landscape
    Explain how HP Helion cloud computing solutions achieve positive business outcomes
    List the strengths of HP Helion cloud solutions

Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Provide valid arguments why customers with traditional, siloed IT infrastructures should be moving toward a converged infrastructure and cloud
  • Explain the fundamentals of a converged infrastructure and cloud computing
  • List and describe the different ways of achieving infrastructure convergence and moving toward a service-centric, cloud-enabled environment
  • Explain how HP can enable customer journey to big data, mobility, security, and cloud
  • Describe what HP Helion is, where it fits in the overall IT landscape, and what it can do for you
  • Describe the features, benefits, and functions of HP CloudSystem 8 Foundation and Enterprise
  • Help a customer determine their place on the journey to infrastructure convergence and cloud
  • Recommend the right HP ConvergedSystem or CloudSystem solution based on high-level customer requirements
  • Explain HP Cloud Maps and reference architectures
  • Describe the cloud market landscape, explain how HP Helion cloud computing solutions achieve positive business outcomes, and highlight the strengths of these solutions

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