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Exam Code: E20-517

Exam Name: Symmetrix Solutions Specialist for Storage Administrators

Vendor: EMC

No of Questions: 192

Last Updated: August 11, 2017

Certs Covered: EMCSA Symmetrix Solutions

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The EMC E20-517 Healthcare IT Symmetrix solutions specialist certification exam globally qualifies you to apply Symmetrix Solutions worldwide.  The exam covers knowledge in federated live migration and open replicators, using VMAX unisphere, using systems enabler, and managing both Symmetrix configuration and business continuity.  The exam wants to know that not only are you skilled enough to apply symmetrix solutions to specific businesses needs and operating and maintaining said solutions. 

Getting this certification qualifies you to apply and maintain these solutions at the professional level.  That means that you’re not only skilled in basic usage of the solutions but you can also use said skills in a practical work environment and produce results.

Exam description:

Why is this exam required?

Symmtrix systems ae systems that are specifically designed for use in big corporations and businesses, corporations, schools, and even hospitals that need a system strong enough and configured just right to handle all of their computing needs.  As a solutions professional, it’s your job to provide solutions.  You could end up setting up solutions for

Media and entertainment


Oil and gas companies

High performance computing

Online file sharing

Hadoop analysis


Associated exam:

The  E10-001 and E20-814 exams are both related to this exam in that all Certify you to implement Symmetrix solutions on some level or another.  The E10-001 is the exam recommended you take before becoming professionally certified while the E@)-814 is the test you should take after you’ve caved this particular certification.  That’s because the basics of all three tests ae inevitably the same but with differing levels of difficulty.

Pre requisites:

As stated above, it is highly recommended that you take the E10-001 exam before you take this one.  That’s because the basics of this exam are the essentials of that one.  For that matter, I you’re going to go ahead and get yourself professionally certified anyhow, say in cases of expertise, it’s a good idea to get the other certification as well because if you can pass this test then you should be overqualified to pass that one

Objectives of the exam:

The E20-517 exam is divided into three specific domains that are equally important and critical to be understood. Each domain has different weight age in the exam however it is important to fully cover each subject of every domain. The following list is of the three domains with their percentage in the exam:

-       Federation live migration and open replicators

Describe the features of open replicator and utilize open replicator

Describe FML and live migration procedure

Describe the Recover Point Splitter and list supported Open Replicator modes for it.

-       VMAX Unisphere

Describe VMAX Unisphere functionality and architecture

Install Enciphered, configure it, and preform administrative tasks on it

Configure VMAX ½ as well as Business continuity operations with unisphere

-       Solutions enabler

Describe System Enabler install procedure, manage its licenses, and understand the principles behind managing Gatekeeper

Explain how to use environment variables and option files as well as Solution Enabler daemons and the functions of daemons that’ are common.

-       Managing Symmetrix configuration

Configure VMAX1/2 , preform data creation with the system, and configure its settings

Allocate its storage using auto-provisioning

Describe the concepts behind Virtual provisioning, describe how to use it, the benefits of using it, and how to monitor its usage. 

Show that you understand how to initiate and carry out Virtual provisioning operations

Describe FAST VP and FAST concepts as well as how to use them, and the benefits of implementing and managing them.

Describe concepts behind the Federated Tier Storage and implkiment it.

Manage storage in a virtual environment

-       Managing Symmetrix business continuity

Describe Timefinder VP and Timefinder/clone theory of operations as well as know how to preform snap operations as well

Describe timefinder/snap operation theories as well as preform operations with said program

Describe SRDF/S operations theories and preform such operations as well

Describe SRDF/A operations theories and preform said operations as well

Utilize VMAX ½ to replicate in a virtual environment

Career prospects:

Symmetric computing systems are everywhere from businesses to the medical field to schools in need of high performance machines.  As a solutions professional, its your job to design solutions for all the different types of Symmetrix systems all over the world.  Not only that, the degree allows you to apply Symmetrix solutions to any machine and not just Symmetrix brand.   As a solutions developer you’ll have no problem in finding an it job with today’s level of demand for such services.


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