vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage

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Class Description: 

This five-day course features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere®, which includes VMware ESXi™ and VMware vCenter Server®.  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.  This course prepares you for the following certification:  VMware Certified Professional – Data Center Virtualization (VCP).

Prerequisites: 

System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems.
Who Should Attend?: 

System Administrators and System Engineers

What You Will Learn: 

  • 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 Host 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, iSCSI, and RDM
  • Examine the features and functions of Fibre Channel and VMware vSAN™
  • Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  • Create, clone, and deploy 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

 

 

What is Included: 
  • Official VMware® Course Materials
  • Exam Prep Material
  • Exam Voucher
  • On-site Exam Administration
  • In-class internet access
  • Personal computer station for each student
Duration: 
5 days
Price: 
$3 399.00
Includes Cost of On-Site Test Voucher

10% Discount for Veterans, or 25% Discount for Government Agencies!

Use coupon code "VET2015" or "GOV2015" at checkout. Call us at 404.975.4497 to verify your status before class. Not doing so will result in being charged the full price.

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