The IBM Certified Administrator is an experienced storage administrator for the IBM Spectrum Protect V8.1 product. This individual has extensive knowledge, training, and experience of storage management, specifically of the features and functionality of IBM Spectrum Protect V8.1. This administrator is capable of performing the intermediate to advanced tasks related to daily management, operations, security, performance, installation and configuration of enhancements, customizations and/or problem determination. This individual will be expected to perform these tasks with limited assistance from peers, product documentation, and support resources.
Key Areas of Competency:
Describe IBM Spectrum Protect's concepts, features, functions and benefits.
Understand the IBM Spectrum Protect V8.1 Operations Center
Understand the range of function available with IBM Spectrum Protect V8.1 including policy definitions, schedules, devices, communication requirements, replication and deduplication.
Maintain and update the components of an IBM Spectrum Protect environment.
Define local storage devices, specify administrative schedules, authorize users, performance tuning, problem determination and resolution.
Set up client(s) for backup/restore and archive/retrieve, configure backup schedules, and perform tuning, problem determination, and resolution.