Western Digital Systems Training

Interested in learning more about how to transform your business by transforming your storage infrastructure? Western Digital's Data Center Systems Business Unit (DCS) organization is made up of professionals who have spent years supporting business critical enterprise systems, so we have created our training to provide you with the skills you need to be effective with your storage systems. Whether it is the IntelliFlash or ActiveScale system, we have the training to help you make the most out of your system.

WESTERN DIGITAL SYSTEMS TRAINING OVERVIEW

WESTERN DIGITAL SYSTEMS TRAINING OVERVIEW

We offer a blended training approach that includes online, virtual and in-person (classroom) training. Our key objective is to provide you, the customer or reseller, with the learning concepts to optimize the continuous learning practices and deepen your knowledge on Systems technology.

Course Delivery Options

Classroom

Instructor-led training delivered over either one or two days (depending on class offering). Class includes hands-on labs with Western Digital's hosted environment to compliment the curriculum.

Virtual

Virtual training by an instructor delivered over two or three days (depending on class offering). Class includes hands-on labs with Western Digital's hosted environment.

Online / Self‑Paced

Western Digital's Systems Training offers a number of online courses that can be taken through our Partner Portal using our LMS software.

Course Offerings

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Course Offerings

Western Digital's Systems Training offers a number of different training modules to suit your specific role:

  • End user customers
  • Prospective customers
  • Reseller/Channel Focused: Account Executives/Sales Professionals
  • Reseller/Channel Focused: Sales Engineers
  • Reseller/Channel Focused: Implementation Engineers/Professional Services
Western Digital IntelliFlash Introduction and Administration

Western Digital IntelliFlash Introduction and Administration (WD-IIA):

The WD-IIA course is a one-day instructor-led course which is intended to accelerate new user's skills acquisition with IntelliFlash and to provide an understanding of the framework of the IntelliFlash architecture and UI.

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WD-IIA Course Prospectus

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Overview and Administration

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Overview and Administration (WD-CIOA):

The WD-CIOA course provides a two-day in-depth overview of tasks involved in administering, managing and troubleshooting an IntelliFlash array (including hands-on labs). The class is followed by a certification exam and survey.

  • Audience: Current Customers
  • Delivery: Classroom, Virtual

WD-CIOA Course Prospectus

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Sales Professional

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Sales Professional (WD-CISP):

The WD-CISP course includes three online modules plus online assessments. Each module delivers key features on the IntelliFlash product suite, market positioning and tools for channel success.

  • Audience: Channel Partners - Account Executives, Sales Professionals and Sales Engineers
  • Delivery: Online / Self-Paced

WD-CISP Course Prospectus

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Sales Engineer

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Sales Engineer (WD-CISE):

WD-CISE consists of a number of self-directed online training modules that are delivered through the LMS portal, followed by an in-person review session with a regional Western Digital SE and a short online certification exam.

  • Audience: Channel Partners - Sales Engineers
  • Delivery: Online / Self-Paced

WD-CISE Course Prospectus

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Deployment Engineer

Western Digital Certified IntelliFlash Deployment Engineer (WD-CIDE):

The WD-CIDE course provides an overview of implementation and administrative tasks involved in implementing and managing an IntelliFlash array for our Western Digital channel partners. The class is followed by a certification exam and survey.

  • Audience: Channel Partners - Sales Engineers
  • Delivery: Online / Self-Paced

WD-CIDE Course Prospectus

ActiveScale: Technical Overview

ActiveScale: Technical Overview:

This informative course provides an overview of ActiveScale Systems. If covers features, technology, components and common use cases.

Training Prospectus

ActiveScale: Configuration and Administration

ActiveScale: Configuration and Administration:

In this hands-on course, you will learn the basics of the ActiveScale Operating System, and how to use the ActiveScale CLI and GUI to perform common administration tasks and check on basic system health.

Training Prospectus

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