Description

Update Encryption documentation for the DS8000 to reflect support for newer and additionnal key managers.
This is a remote residency (no travel) but we will use resources from the IBM ESCC lab in Kelsterbach, Germany.

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Benefits to Resident

        

Learn about the latest key managers supported by the DS8900 for data-at rest , Transparent Cloud Tiering, and Fibre Channel Endpoint Security encryption.

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Objectives

        

Describe support for new key manager and how to migrate to the latest version of the IBM Security Key Lifecycle Manager

Resident Prerequisites

At this time this residency is available to IBM employees only.

A basic requirement for all residents is the ability to read and clearly express concepts and procedures in common English.

Knowledge of encryption concepts with the DS8000 and parctical experience with SKLM.
Ability to work with minimum supervision and experience with virtual collaboration tools will be critical for this remote project.

Skills

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
Skills NeededRequested Skill Level
English3
DS8000 data at rest and/or TCT encryption configuration3
DS8000 in general3
Prior experience with SKLM (install/configure/migrate)3
Understand SSL certificates 3
Encryption concepts4
Endpoint Security (IFCES)3

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Documentation Skills

                                                                                                          
Documentation Skills NeededRequested Doc Skill Level
None-

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Social Media Skills

                                                                                            
Social Media Skills NeededRequested Soc Media Skill Level
None-

Scale is 1 = None, 2 = Limited, 3 = Average, 4 = Good and 5 = Excellent.

Start Date
02 Nov 2020

End Date
25 Nov 2020

Length
4 weeks

Residency Location
Online (no, travel)

Residency Leader
Bertrand Dufrasne

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