3Par Storage Consultant

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    £60 - £100 per hour + Inside IR35

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    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    5 months

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3Par Storage Consultant

+ 5 month initial contract

+ HYbrid working - remote and onsite in Hampshire/Wiltshire

+ Rate negotiable

Key Skills:

*Storage Design and Implementation

*HP-UX storage integration

*3Par storage (7400, 8400, 8450)

The Role:

My client has a requirement for a Storage Consultant to join them to support design workshops and documentation activities, which may include:

* Review the source array configurations, via documentation and the array
* Support Planning activities and Design/Migration Workshops:
* Update existing documentation to reflect future state.
Support the preparation activities for the storage for data migration:
* Support LVM tidy up (for HP-UX workloads on 7400 array)
Support the migration activities for the data from 7400 to 8450 storage arrays:
* Support setting up Peer Motion, migration of data, closing down source 7400
Following Customer's installation of the 8400 array in Cody Park:
* Support, as appropriate, the configuration and testing of the array in the target data centre
Support the data migration activities from the 8450 in Hounslow to 8400 in Cody Park:
* Support setting up Remote Copy over IP (RCIP), Support migration of data, Support closing down of the source 3Par 8450 array.
Support, as appropriate, cutover activities to the new array.


Knowledge, experience and skills in the following:
3Par storage (7400, 8400, 8450)
Peer Motion
Remote Copy over IP
Storage design and implementation
HP-UX storage integration
Inter-DC data migrations over IP links