PTS is well known as a manufacturer of data centers, as well as building them they know how to maintain a data center. PTS now offers training courses for data center certification.
PTS offers a Data Center Infrastructure Management program which consists of 8 learning modules and lasts for 3 days and is held in various locations throughout the U.S. and Canada.
- Fundamentals of Data Center Power
- Fundamentals of Data Center Cooling
- Data Center Management and Tools
- Implementing IT Service Management Metrics
- Energy Efficiency and Green Data Centers
- Practical Steps to Implementing ITIL
- Data Center Availability and Preventive Measures
The Information Technology Infrastructure Library is another course which lasts for 4 days. During this time the participants will learn what ITIL is and is not. How ITIL can help a business and how to actually perform ITIL.
You will also learn how to measure business needs and measure for IT capabilities. The cost of implementation is discussed along with how to create procedures and policy documents. This first course covers the How to Get Started Aspect. Once this is completed there are other courses available to your team.
V3 Foundation Courses
Additional courses for ITIL cover aspects such as Operational Support and Analysis, Service Operation, Service Strategy and v3 Foundation. The v3 Foundation course is required before being allowed to take the final exam. These courses typically last a 3 – 5 day period.
Networking is also covered at PTS with several courses. These include:
- Understanding Networking Fundamentals
- TCP/IP Networking
- Telecom Architectures and Information Technologies
- Voice over IP Foundations
If you would prefer customized training for your data center staff then this can also be arranged. PTS will come to your facility and assess your center and then customize your training to fit your needs.
Your other option is for PTS to come to your workplace and teach the subjects which you require and this can be done over a 2-3 day time period.
You can find more information on their website: http://www.ptsdcs.com/
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