IBM Flash Storage Fundamentals



This course is designed to provide a brief overview of flash storage.


This beginner course is for personnel who are assessing and planning to deploy flash storage and solutions.


You should have a basic understanding of concepts associated with open systems disk storage systems and I/O operations.

Learning Objectives

  • Summarize the various types of solutions available when using the IBM flash portfolio
  • Classify the architecture and features of the flash storage family
  • Compare the products within the flash storage family
  • Recognize the high-level components associated with flash storage

  • Unit 1: Flash storage fundamentals: An overview
  • Unit 2: Introduction to flash storage
  • Unit 3: Flash storage portfolio
  • Unit 4: IBM FlashSystem family
  • Unit 5: IBM FlashSystem solutions
  • Lab 1: Settings menu
  • Lab 2: Access menu
  • Lab 3: Volume menu
  • Lab 4: Host menu
  • Lab Exercise Activity