|Course code||AN15GB||Skill level||Advanced|
|Duration||5.0 days||Delivery type||Instructor led
|Course type||Public or Private on-site|
|List price||Set by Partner|
This course provides advanced AIX system administrator skills with a focus on availability and problem determination. It provides detailed knowledge of the ODM database where AIX maintains so much configuration information. It shows how to monitor for and deal with AIX problems. There is special focus on dealing with Logical Volume Manager problems, including procedures for replacing disks. Several techniques for minimizing the system maintenance window are covered. It also covers how to migrate AIX Workload Partitions to another system with minimal disruption. While the course includes some AIX 6.1 enhancements, most of the material is applicable to prior releases of AIX.
Roadmaps that reference this course are:
This is an advanced course for AIX system administrators, system support, and contract support individuals with at least six months of experience in AIX.
You should have basic AIX System Administration skills. These skills include:
These skills could be developed through experience or by formal training. Recommended training courses to obtain these prerequisite skills are either of the following:
If the student has AIX system administration skills, but is not familiar with the LPAR environment, those skills may be obtained by attending either of the following: