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CompTIA Storage+ Part 1: Storage Fundamentals

by Nigel Poulton

This course helps students prepare for the CompTIA Storage+ Powered by SNIA exam (SGO-001)

What you'll learn

Storage and storage networking are becoming increasingly important to businesses of all shapes and sizes across the planet. And they will only continue to become more and more important in the future, as businesses and society in general are demanding more and more storage than ever. As a result, there is an increasing demand for IT professionals to be proficient with storage concepts and administering storage systems. This CompTIA Storage+ training course not only covers the objectives required for the CompTIA Storage+ exam, but also covers topics current and relevant in the real world, such as cloud storage and flash memory. This course is vendor-neutral and will train the student in topics ranging from disk drives and flash memory, through RAID, arrays, SANS, backup & recovery, object storage and cloud storage. If you're new to IT, or consider yourself a server or networking veteran, this course will bring you up to speed on the fundamental concepts of storage, as well as introduce you to the disruptive nature of technologies like cloud storage and flash memory.

Course FAQ

What is CompTIA?

The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is an association that issues professional IT certifications. CompTIA certifications are considered to be one of the industries top certifications.

What is storage networking?

Storage networking is a computer network that provides or negates access to consolidated, sensitive, and block-level data.

Are there prerequisites for this course?

Prerequisites for this course are an understanding of the CompTIA IT fundamentals.

What will I learn in this CompTIA course?

In this course, you will learn the objectives covered on the CompTIA Storage+ Powered by SNIA exam. You will also learn about cloud storage, flash memory, and disk drivers through the methods such as: RAID, arrays, SANS, backup & recovery, object storage and cloud storage.

Will this course prepare you for the CompTIA exam?

Yes, this course will cover the key objectives that are on the CompTIA exam.

About the author

Nigel is a popular figure in the tech industry, best-known for his videos and books on container technologies. He is currently a Docker Captain and spends most of his time working with Docker and Kubernetes. Prior to working with container technologies, Nigel has done everything from changing backup tapes and resetting passwords all the way up to designing and managing large-scale solutions in some of the most demanding corporate environments in the world. Nigel is also passionate about his fami... more

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