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This 3-day instructor-led course provides the knowledge and skills needed to install and configure a Storage Area Network (SAN) using Brocade SilkWorm switches and directors. This course provides significant hands-on experience and discussion to help students become proficient with the features of Brocade Fabric OS 5.1.0. Basic topics include an introduction to Fiber Channel, switch installation, and switch configuration. Advanced topics include zoning, utilizing Fabric Watch, updating switch firmware, backing up switch configurations, and troubleshooting. Students perform switch management using Telnet and Brocade Web Tools, and configure SNMP and Fabric Manager 5.1. Additional topics include long-distance SANs; securing switches using password attributes, secure copy, RADIUS, and SSL; and switch operation with connected FL Port devices.