Education Expert Sessions
  August 2018

Education Services Training Offerings

Picture the possibilities if you had ready access to all your data. Commvault® customers report* a 44% reduction in annual spending on data infrastructure, 62% reduction in unplanned downtime, and 36% reduction in the number of backup tools used. You'll walk away from GO 2018 hearing from 20+ industry analysts and our largest alliance partners like Cisco, HPE, Microsoft, and AWS, experiencing hands-on labs, and over 150 breakout sessions, all designed to help you realize similar results.

What do you do when the backup & recovery solution, which is meant to save you needs saving? Come to Commvault GO® 2018 and find out.

Keynote Lineup at GO!

Commvault GO® has an exciting lineup of Keynote speakers who will offer unique and enlightening perspectives about the data industry. Join us and listen as Jillian Coffin, VP and Publisher for TechTarget, acts as our MC to kick off this special event. Jillian will set the stage for Bill Nye the Science Guy and his analysis on how worlds of science and data collide and what data can do for all of us. Next, Steve Connell, the talented motivational speaker, writer, poet, and performer will bring to the Keynote stage a creative and poetic perspective on the responsibilities we all share as data protectors.

Let’s not forget the stellar list of Commvault Executives, CIOs, IT professionals, industry influencers, and executives from our partners—all of whom will offer keen insight into the possibilities of what data can do for business and how Commvault will help!

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Commvault® Master Workshop

Sunday, October 7 — Tuesday, October 9

This 3-day Commvault® Master workshop offers an opportunity for deep level discussions on current and emerging technologies, design strategies, and best practices. The V11 Master Update certification exam is included with this course. The full V11 Master Certification exam is not included.

Advanced Infrastructure & Design

Sunday, October 7 — Tuesday, October 9

This 3-day class is designed for users who want to take their Commvault knowledge to the next level. The Advanced Infrastructure & Design class focuses on a deeper understanding of CommCell® design, storage configuration, and application protection in a virtual infrastructure.

This class is structured as a design and implementation project where Commvault best practices are applied to prepare the participant to optimally plan for CommServe® placement, MediaAgent scaling, deduplication engine design, snapshot implementation, and Virtual Server Agent configuration from the ground up. Emphasis is placed on VM protection, particularly for protecting virtualized applications including Microsoft Exchange, SQL and SharePoint.

Workflow Fundamentals

Sunday, October 7 — Monday, October 8

This two-day day class is designed to provide a basic understanding of the Commvault® Workflow engine. This class introduces concepts including common workflow activities, user interactions, data flow and variables, using QCommands, error checking, and using XML input files. Upon completion of this class the learner will be able to construct basic workflows to control and validate job activities, modify client entity settings, and log events in the event viewer and through email.

V11 New Features Update - Advanced

Sunday, October 7 — Monday, October 8

This 2-day class explores the exciting features of the next generation of Commvault® software. Learn about product changes and configuration options before upgrading your Commvault environment to the latest Service Pack. This class focuses on feature changes including: security, indexing, deduplication, storage policies, and virtualization.

This class is most appropriate for those who already hold the Version 11 Professional and Engineer Certification, looking to refresh skills related to the most recent service packs.  This class includes access to the V11 CVLab environment and labs will be conducted during the class.

Introduction to Commvault® Software

Monday, October 8 — Tuesday, October 9

New to Commvault or considering a purchase?  Discover the essential concepts and best practices for user security and management, media and library management, policy configuration and retention, as well as job activity and status monitoring.  Learn how Commvault Software provides an efficient and effective way to manage data movement such as backup, archive, auxiliary copy, and restore, within a CommCell® group.  This one-day class provides a core understanding of the Commvault data and information management system and presents new feature enhancements to the next generation of Commvault® software.

Admin Console

Monday, October 8 and Tuesday, October 9

Discover the ease of managing Commvault® software with the Admin Console; a powerful web-based user interface that provides a simplified, service-oriented approach to managing on-premise and cloud infrastructures.  This one-day class takes you through the process of installing Commvault software, creating plans, defining SLAs and retention, and conducting day-to-day tasks in a Commvault environment. Emphasis is placed on core Commvault concepts, strategies for efficient and effective data management.

Commvault® Security and Ransomware

Monday, October 8 and Tuesday, October 9

Data security is more critical today than ever before. Security starts with protecting data using encryption but providing secure access control to the data is just as important.

This one-day class discusses encryption options and configurations, firewall security, and Commvault role-based access security.  Along with Security measures, ransomware can infiltrate a company network and spread very quickly. This can make it difficult to limit the damages when systems are not properly monitored. This class will also discuss how Commvault® software provides various tools to combat ransomware.

Virtualization Protection

Monday, October 8 and Tuesday, October 9

This one-day class presents in-depth concepts, design considerations, and various strategies for protecting and configuring both VMware® and Microsoft® virtual environments. The discussions in this class will provide administrators with practical instruction for using Commvault Virtual Server Agent (VSA) and IntelliSnap® Technology to provide a comprehensive protection strategy focusing on applications running on virtual machines both on-site and in the cloud.

Class sizes are limited, so register for Commvault GO® today to ensure your place.

* IDC: Quantifying the Business Value of Commvault Software: Worldwide Customer Survey Analysis, July 2018.

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