Description

To update existing IBM Redbooks Best Practice and Performance Guidelines publications based on the latest levels of SVC/FlashSystem and Spectrum Virtualize, and how they all fit together.

For an idea as to what the style and content will be similar to, refer to the following books before applying to make sure you understand the task:

- IBM FlashSystem Best Practices and Performance Guidelines:
http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/redpieces/abstracts/sg248503.html?Open

-IBM SAN Volume Controller Best Practices and Performance Guidelines:
http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/redpieces/abstracts/sg248502.html?Open

If there are topics that you are familiar with that are not included but can help write them, then please contact me.

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Benefits to Resident

        

The residents will gain in-depth knowledge of the latest levels of the IBM SVC and FlashSystem portfolio, and document performance recommendations and techniques. Residents will have access to architects and developers and gain insight to future product enhancements.

IBM Redbooks want technical practitioners to be recognized for their newly gained knowledge, experience, and accomplishments. Therefore, upon successful delivery of the publication produced by this IBM Redbooks residency, you will become eligible to earn an IBM Redbooks Digital Badge issued through Pearson VUE Acclaim.

Objectives

        

Resident Prerequisites

A basic requirement for all residents is the ability to read and clearly express concepts and procedures in common English.

GIVEN CURRENT REALITY IT IS ANTICIPATED THIS WILL BE 100% REMOTE WORKING.

ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE FULL MANAGEMENT APPROVAL AND ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE SCHEDULED START DATE.

Skills

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
Skills NeededRequested Skill Level
English3
FCP connectivity4
Linux operating systems4
UNIX operating systems4
Windows operating systems3
SAN Volume Controller/FlashSystem configuration and planning4
Enterprise Storage concepts and application 3
SAN Volume Controller/FlashSystem implementation 4
Ability to work unsupervised day-to-day (5 = yes, 1= no)5
Ability to use Remote Desktop or similar (5 = yes, 1= no) 5
Able to obtain visa and passport for start date (5=yes, 1=no) if applicable 5
Are you flexible with start/end dates? (5=yes, 1=no)5
VMware experience3
Are you able to work 4 weeks in US, then 2 weeks remote (5=yes, 1=no)-

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Documentation Skills

                                                                                                          
Documentation Skills NeededRequested Doc Skill Level
None-

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Social Media Skills

                                                                                                                                        
Social Media Skills NeededRequested Soc Media Skill Level
Blogging experience2
YouTube (Speaking in videos)2

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Start Date
13 Sep 2021

End Date
22 Oct 2021

Length
6 weeks

Residents needed
8 (Clients, Business Partners, IBMers)

Submit Nominations by
07 Jul 2021

Residency Location
No primary location

Residency Leader
Vasfi Gucer

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