Core Fundamentals - APAC

Course Details

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This 3-day Instructor-Led course is intended for personnel responsible for day-to-day administration and management of Commvault® Simpana® software. The course covers essential concepts, details, options, and best practices for user security and management, system settings, policy configuration and use, media and library management, job activity and status monitoring, and job management. Students also learn how to efficiently and effectively manage data movement (backup, archive, auxiliary copy, and restore) within a CommCell® group.


Introduction to Simpana® software eLearning course must be completed before attending the Core Fundamentals course.

Course Outline
  • Module 1: CommCell® Administration
    • Accessing the Administrative Functions
    • Navigate the CommCell® Console
    • Configure User Administration
    • CommCell® Administrative Tasks
    • Daily Administrative Tasks
  • Module 2: Storage Configuration and Management
    • Configure MediaAgents
    • Add and Configure Disk Libraries
    • Detect and Configure Tape Libraries
  • Module 3: Storage Policies – Concepts and Design
    • Understanding a Storage Policies
    • Simpana® Deduplication
    • Understanding Retention
    • Understanding Auxiliary Copy
  • Module 4: Client Administration
    • Understand Clients
    • Configure Subclients
  • Module 5: Data Protection and Recovery
    • Understanding Job Management
    • Restore Data
  • Module 6: Monitoring a CommCell® Environment
    • Understanding Monitoring Tools
    • Configuring Alerts
    • Configuring Reports
  • Module 7: Working with Support