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HP 3PAR hands-on lab: provisioning

CartoonCalvin100X100.JPG By Calvin Zito, @HPStorageGuy

 

 

Our Technical Marketing team has several "hands-on labs" that they've developed and are featured at events like HP Discover.  These hands-on labs are intended to give attendees a .... well, a hands-on experience with our products.  I thought it would be useful for me to do the introduction to HP 3PAR hands-on lab so that I can see it for myself and as an opportunity to share with you.   

 

The following video is about 10 minutes long and what you'll see in this hands-on demo is this:

  • You'll see the HP 3PAR Inform Management Console - or IMC
  • I'll create three Common Provisioning Groups (CPG's) and explain a bit about what they are
  • Create a couple Virtual Volumes (VLUNs)
  • Present/export the Virtual Volumes to a host

Here's the video:

 

 

There is an HD version of the video on YouTube that you might want to watch as you'll get a better view of the Inform Management Console.

 

You can learn more about HP 3PAR at www.hp.com/go/3PAR.  I'll have another video in the next few days that will focus on Thin Provisioning and HP 3PAR Zero Detect.

 

Our Tech Marketing team has other hands-on labs that I can do - what types of things would you like to see?  Leave a comment and let me know and I'll see if it's something I can get video of.

Comments
Andrew Clark(anon) | ‎07-20-2011 11:53 AM

Tuning and Adaptive Optimisation, that's the stuff that we love.

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