VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.5]

Duration : 5 Days

Overview:

This five-day course features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere® 6.5, which includes VMware ESXi™ 6.5 and VMware vCenter Server® 6.5. This course prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size. It is the foundation for most other VMware technologies in the software-defined data center.

Note: This course is based on beta software.

Product Alignment

  • ESXi 6.5
  • vCenter Server 6.5

Objectives:  

               By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  •  Describe the software-defined data center
  •  Explain the vSphere components and their function in the infrastructure
  •  Deploy an ESXi host
  •  Deploy VMware vCenter® Server Appliance™
  •  Use a local content library as an ISO store and deploy a virtual machine
  •  Describe vCenter Server architecture
  •  Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host
  •  Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware vSphere®   Client™ and VMware vSphere® Web Client
  •  Describe virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
  •  Configure standard switch policies
  •  Use vCenter Server to manage various types of host storage: VMware    vSphere® VMFS, NFS, virtual SAN, Fiber Channel, and VMware Virtual SAN™                 
  •  Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  •  Create, clone, and export a vApp
  •  Describe and use the content library
  •  Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
  •  Use VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion® to migrate virtual machine storage
  •  Monitor resource usage and manage resource pools
  •  Use esxtop to identify and solve performance issues  
  •  Discuss the VMware vSphere® High Availability cluster architecture
  •  Configure vSphere HA
  •  Manage vSphere HA and VMware vSphere® Fault Tolerance
  •  Use VMware vSphere® Replication™ and VMware vSphere® Data  Protection™ to replicate virtual machines and perform data recovery
  •  Use VMware vSphere® Distributed Resource Scheduler™ clusters to improve  host scalability
  •  Use VMware vSphere® Update Manager™ to apply patches and perform basic troubleshooting of ESXi hosts, virtual machines, and vCenter Server operations              

Certifications

This course prepares you for the following certification:

  •  VMware Certified Professional 6 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP6-DCV)

 Intended Audience: 

  • System administrators
  • System engineer

Prerequisites:  

     This course requires the following prerequisites:

  • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux  operating systems      

 

  

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