IBM 000-979 : Power Systems with POWER7 and IBM i Technical Sales Skills - v1 Exam
The IBM 000-979 (Power Systems with POWER7 and IBM i Technical Sales Skills - v1) exam contains 41 questions and must be completed in 60 minutes. The minimum required score to pass is 65% and the test language is available in English, French, Italian, Japanese and Spanish Castilian. The exam number for this test is 000-979.
Candidates that complete the IBM 000-979 exam should be able to demonstrate knowledge of IBM i and related software licensing and how to plan and configure the software's hardware for clients. Being able to analyze backup needs, determining storage size and the performance and deployment planning of the software will also be critical.
Some of the information covered on the IBM 000-979 exam includes judging the backup and recovery requirements and the Switched disk - Independent ASP demands, discussing the differences in iASP and DB/2 methods, explaining how to use SPT and the role of VIOS in an i environment, recommending the appropriate features for specific workloads and helping clients select a consolidation strategy.