CompTIA Storage+ Training

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CompTIA Storage+ Training


CompTIA Storage+ Training Course Description

In this CompTIA Storage+ Training Certification Prep course, you will build on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with storage systems and networks and learn the fundamental skills and concepts needed for any type of storage networking career. You will cover various storage architectures, their features, storage security, storage virtualization, and storage network management.

If you are pursuing a CompTIA technical certification path, the CompTIA A+, CompTIA Server+, and CompTIA Network+ are excellent first steps to take before the CompTIA Storage+ certification.

Our CompTIA Storage+ Training Certification Prep Course uses CompTIA Approved Quality Curriculum (CAQC). The CompTIA CAQC symbol assures you that all test objectives are covered in the training material.

This CompTIA Storage+ Training Certification Prep course helps to prepare you for the CompTIA Storage+ Powered by SNIA Exam SGO-001.

Audience / Target Group:

Network or system administrators whose responsibilities include working with and supporting various storage technologies
Storage professionals who have a minimum of one year hands-on technical storage experience
IT managers who need a thorough understanding of current storage technologies

Related Courses:

CompTIA Mobility+ Training
CompTIA Cloud Essentials Training

Duration: 5 days


Knowledge of any operating system and familiarity with network components

Skills Gained:

Fundamentals of storage and network technologies
Physical networking hardware
Disk technologies
Removable media technologies
Modular storage arrays and disk enclosures
Storage network connectors and cabling
Storage architectures
Ethernet network technologies
Fibre Channel (FC) SAN
Storage management
Storage network implementation
Storage virtualization concepts, technologies, and techniques
Storage network management, storage performance, and storage network security

Course Content:

1. Exploring Storage and Networking Fundamentals

Storage Basics
Network Basics
Network Data Delivery Techniques

2. Physical Networking Hardware

Networking Hardware
HBA/NIC/PCI Technology

3. Disk Technologies

Disk Fundamentals
SATA Technology
SCSI/iSCSI Technologies
SAS Technology
Fibre Channel Architecture
RAID System

4. Removable Media Technologies

Tape Technologies
Optical Disc and SSD Technologies

5. Modular Storage Arrays and Disk Enclosures

Modular Storage Array Technologies
Disk Enclosures

6. Storage Network Connectors and Cabling

Copper Cable Connectivity
Fiber Cable Connectivity

7. Storage Architectures

DAS Architecture
NAD Architecture
SAN Architecture
Content Addressable Storage Technologies

8. Ethernet Network Technologies

Ethernet Networks
Multipath over Ethernet Networks
Protocols on Ethernet Networks


FC SAN Architecture
Fabric Services and Extension Technologies
Converged Storage Network Technologies
Multipathing Issues

10. Storage Management

Executing Storage Provisioning
Volume Management
Monitoring Storage Networks
Storage De-Duplications and Compression
Management Protocols and Interfaces

11. Storage Network Implementation

Implementation Parameters of SAS/SATA
Storage Network Using Switch Technology
Storage Networks Using HBA Technology
Storage Layouts
Storage Network Implementation Environmental Concerns
Implementation and Maintenance Factors of Storage Equipment

12. Introducing Storage Virtualization

Storage Virtualization
Storage Virtualization Implementation
SNIA Shared Storage Model

13. Storage Network Management

SAN Management
Troubleshooting Common Network Problems
Troubleshooting Common FC Problems

14. Evaluating Storage Performance

Storage Latency and Throughput
Tuning and Workload Balance
Evaluating Storage Device Bandwidth
Evaluating Network Device Bandwidth
Evaluating Storage and Host Tools

15. Securing Storage Networks

Storage Security
Managing Storage Redundancy
Back Up and Recovery Technologies
Business Continuity

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