Brocade Fabric Vision Technologies

Brocade Fabric Vision Technologies

This training course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to help them become proficient with Brocade Fabric Vision technologies in Brocade Fibre Channel Storage Area Networks (FC SANs), based on Fabric OS v8.1.0, 16 & 32 Gbps Brocade products and Brocade Network Advisor v14.2.0.

Duration: 7 hours
Delivery type: WBT


Upon successful completion of this course, the student should have the knowledge and understanding required to implement and utilize the following Brocade Fabric Vision technologies:

  • Brocade Network Advisor Configuration and Operations Monitoring Policy Automation Services Suite (COMPASS)
  • Brocade Network Advisor Dashboards
  • ClearLink Diagnostics (D_Port)
  • Fabric Performance Impact (FPI)
  • Flow Vision
    • Flow Generator
    • Flow Mirror
    • Flow Monitor
    • IO Insight
    • VM Insight
  • Monitoring and Alerting Policy Suite (MAPS)


Before taking this course, students should have equivalent knowledge of:

  • Brocade switch and director hardware
  • Fibre Channel concepts with Brocade products (fabrics, zoning, ISLs, port types, port buffer credit management, link errors, etc.)
  • Brocade Fabric OS commands, features and tools (CLI, Webtools, switch configuration, trunking, long distance ISLs, etc.)
  • Managing fabrics, switches and directors with Brocade Network Advisor

Target audience

This course is designed for storage administrators, SAN administrators, system administrators, SAN architects, systems engineers, SAN operators and support personnel who have existing knowledge of and experience with Brocade Fibre Channel SAN products and would like to learn Brocade Fabric Vision technologies.