Description: This test is designed for Hitachi Data Systems employees and partners who install Hitachi midrange-storage systems. The test will validate that the successful candidate has knowledge and skills in installing, configuring and supporting Hitachi midrange-storage systems at customer sites. This includes strong knowledge of the systems hardware and associated program products, thorough understanding of installation and configuration procedures and associated administrative activities. The test also covers the tools, techniques and best practices related to supporting and servicing the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Midrange Family. This test covers Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform VSP G200, VSP G400, VSP G600 and VSP G800.

Audience: Hitachi Data Systems employee and partner installation professionals.

Hitachi midrange-storage installation professionals should have strong knowledge and skills in installing and supporting storage systems deployed as part of Hitachi midrange storage solutions implementations. They perform pre-installation checks, install, configure and test the systems so they can be handed over in an operational state to customers. They also provide post-installation services including support, maintenance, updates and upgrades, and have knowledge of problem determination and incident-resolution procedures, tools and techniques.

Supporting material:
TCI2626 Introducing Hitachi Storage Architecture and Key Features (2d ILT)
THI2651 Installing and Supporting Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform Midrange Family (3d ILT)

Exam type: Accreditation
Format: Proctored, closed-book exam
Credential: Hitachi Data Systems Qualified Professional - VSP G200 to VSP G800 storage installation
Delivery: Depending on the location and course delivery format, this closed-book, proctored accreditation test may be offered and administered by the instructor at the conclusion of this course, using the Prometric TC Net online system. The accreditation test also is available at Prometric test centers worldwide.
Questions: 35
Passing score: 65%
Duration: 60 minutes
Cost: US$100 (or equivalent in local currency)