Symantec 250-250 : Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 Administration for UNIX Exam
The Symantec 250-250 Veritas Storage Foundation 5.0 Administration (for UNIX) exam will include approximately 65-70 questions that must be answered within a 90 minute period. A passing score of 71% is required to receive the administration certification in VSF 5.0. The test will cover basic technical concepts and management of the software.
To prepare for the Symantec 250-250 test, candidates should enroll in the recommended five day training course, Veritas Storage Foundation 5.x for UNIX. An additional course, Storage Virtualization Concepts, can also be taken for added preparation. Information about these courses can be found online. A list of exam objectives, sample questions, and a thorough study guide can also be accessed at the Symantec website.
Three main areas of information will be covered:
1. Performance troubleshooting and monitoring. Participants must identify the tools, processes, and functions used in the analysis of system performance and explain specific troubleshooting/recovery methods for different scenarios.
2. Managing storage. Participants should know how to use Storage Foundation to maintain and manage different aspects of storage, like viewing and managing disks, adding a file system, and resizing a volume.
3. Basic concepts. Participants will be asked to describe dynamic multipathing, identify virtual objects created by Volume Manager, and identify virtual storage layout types, among other concepts.