Number of questions: 70
Number of questions to pass: 43
Time allowed: 90 mins
This exam consists of 5 sections described below.
Section 1: IBM Cloud Object Storage Concepts
Provide a high-level overview of the methodologies for deploying IBM Cloud Object Storage.
Describe the role of a Manager, Accesser, and Slicestor in a IBM Cloud Object Storage network.
Explain Erasure Coding and IBM Cloud Object Storage Architecture.
Section 2: Installation and Initial Configuration
Install IBM Cloud Object Storage.
Configure Manager, Accessers and Slicestors.
Create Cloud Object Storage – Storage Pools.
Create Access Pools.
Create Vaults and Vault Templates.
Create a vault mirror.
Create and Manage Users.
Section 3: Administration
Configure Preferences, Drive Health, and Advanced System Settings.
Back up and Restore System Manager.
Configure System Security (provides the means to create, delete, and maintain accounts).
Expand a Storage Pool.
Section 4: Monitoring and Troubleshooting
Monitor Device and Drive Health.
Recover and Replace Failing Devices and Drives.
View and export Reports from the System Manager.
Interpret the Performance Graphs.
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This exam has an Assessment Exam option: A9060-600 Assessment: IBM Cloud Object Storage V3.8 Implementation
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Course Title: IBM Cloud Object Storage Implementation and Administration
Course Duration: 16 Hours
Course Number: GST11
Course Abstract: All documentation for IBM Cloud Object Storage is delivered with the product and available in the help system. It is important to review the official system documentation in preparation for the exam. To access the documentation, start the Manager Web User Interface and click Help Index.
This course will provide a technical introduction to deployment and operation of the on-premise IBM Cloud Object Storage product. Topics covered include an overview of the product, installation, operations, troubleshooting, and integration with other IBM products including Spectrum Protect.
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