Installation engineer for Hyperflex

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  • Contract 1 day
  • £1,000 - £1,500 (GBP) / day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • ASAP

Short-term immediate engagement for an experienced Cisco UCS / Hyperflex engineer with capacity to help install and stand up a new cluster.  The key deliverables to be completed for this project are as follows; 

Description

Short-term immediate engagement for an experienced Cisco UCS / Hyperflex engineer with capacity to help install and stand up a new cluster.  The key deliverables to be completed for this project are as follows; 

  • Racking, stacking and cabling of HX 
  • POST for both the fabric interconnects
  • Initialization of both the fabric interconnects.
  • Cluster configuration for both the fabric interconnects.
  • Deploy the HX Data Platform Installer OVA to an existing ESXi server.
  • HX Data Platform Installer configuration to install the HX Data Platform and create the HX

 

Data Platform storage cluster

  • Configure UCS Manager (Pools, Policies etc.) using HX Data Platform Installer
  • Configure storage cluster
  • vSwitch-hx-inband-mgmt configuration for Management traffic network
  • vSwitch hx-storage-data configuration for Data traffic network.
  • vSwitch hx-vmotion configuration for vMotion network.
  • vSwitch hx-vm-network configuration for VM network.
  • DRS, vMotion and High-Availability configuration for HX hosts.
  • Data and Management networks configuration for Hypervisor and Storage Controller.
  • Storage Cluster Management IP and Data IP configuration.
  • Data replication factor configuration.
  • Test Virtual Machine installation.
  • Hardening and fine tuning post hardware installation
  • Support during final acceptance testing.
  • LLD Document for records

Skills

Environments
Data Centre
Virtualised
IT Infrastructure Products
Cisco Hyperflex
Cisco UCS
VMware ESX

Industry Experience

IT