SGWSADM: StorageGRID Administration


Duration: 3 days

About this Course

This course is a comprehensive analysis of NetApp® StorageGRID® administration. You learn how to configure, monitor, maintain, and expand a StorageGRID system. The course outlines the new features and enhancements in StorageGRID 11.6. The course materials include a guide for hands-on exercises that you perform in a lab environment. This course also builds on the concepts that you learned in StorageGRID Fundamentals and is complementary to Installing StorageGRID.

Audience Profile

Storage administrators, professional services personnel, and support services personnel

At Course Completion

This course focuses on enabling you to do the following:

  • Use the StorageGRID Grid Manager to monitor and manage a StorageGRID object-based storage solution
  • Create and manage storage tenant accounts, groups, and users
  • Configure information lifecycle management (ILM) rules and policies
  • Control access to the StorageGRID system and implement service levels
  • Manage Simple Storage Service (S3) buckets and objects
  • Monitor StorageGRID system activity
  • Configure and manage email notifications and custom alerts
  • Integrate the StorageGRID solution into your data fabric


StorageGRID Fundamentals

What’s included?

  • Authorized Courseware
  • Intensive Hands on Skills Development with an Experienced Subject Matter Expert
  • Hands on practice on real Servers and extended lab support 1.800.482.3172
  • Examination Vouchers & Onsite Certification Testing- (excluding Adobe and PMP Boot Camps)
  • Academy Code of Honor: Test Pass Guarantee
  • Optional: Package for Hotel Accommodations, Lunch and Transportation

Training Solutions

With several convenient training delivery methods offered, The Academy makes getting the training you need easy. Whether you prefer to learn in a classroom or an online live learning virtual environment, training videos hosted online, and private group classes hosted at your site. We offer expert instruction to individuals, government agencies, non-profits, and corporations. Our live classes, on-sites, and online training videos all feature certified instructors who teach a detailed curriculum and share their expertise and insights with trainees. No matter how you prefer to receive the training, you can count on The Academy for an engaging and effective learning experience.


  • Instructor-Led (the best training format we offer)
  • Live Online Classroom – Online Instructor-Led
  • Self-Paced Video

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  • Module 0: Welcome
    • About the StorageGRID curriculum
    • About this course
    • Course agenda

    Module 1: StorageGRID Components and Services

    • StorageGRID components
    • Node service workflows

    Module 2: StorageGRID management

    • Grid manager
    • StorageGRID Configuration options
    • StorageGRID Administrators
    • Securing Access to StorageGRID
    • StorageGRID Management API

    Module 3: Storage Tenant Administration

    • Tenant Accounts
    • Tenant Manager
    • Tenant Access Control
    • StorageGRID tenant API

    Module 4: Information Lifecycle Management

    • ILM Policies and Rules
    • Storage pools, Storage Grades and Regions
    • Configuring ILM policies

    Module 5: Managing Client Connections

    • VLAN interfaces
    • High-availability groups
    • Load balancer endpoints
    • Traffic classification

    Module 6: S3 bucket administration

    • Virtual hosted-style identifiers
    • Bucket access control
    • S3 bucket configuration options
    • Client stored object options
    • Platform services

    Module 7: Monitoring the StorageGRID system

    • Alerts
    • Audit log
    • Reporting

    Module 8: StorageGRID maintenance

    • StorageGRID AutoSupport
    • Managing StorageGRID services
    • Maintenance procedures
    • StorageGRID software upgrades

    Module 9: Integrating a StorageGRID system

    • ONTAP FabricPool
    • ONTAP backup to cloud
    • SolidFire backup to cloud
    • NetApp Cloud Sync service
    • NetApp Cloud Backup service