VMware vSphere Fast Track

Duration: 
5 days
Codes: 
VMWVSFT

Overview

This five-day, intensive course takes you from introductory to advanced VMware vSphere management skills. Building on the installation and configuration content from our best-selling course, you will also develop advanced skills needed to manage and maintain a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. Through a mix of lecture and hands-on labs, you will install, configure and manage vSphere 6.7. You will explore the features that build a foundation for a truly scalable infrastructure, and discuss when and where these features have the greatest effect. This course prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size using vSphere 6.7, which includes VMware ESXi 6.7 and VMware vCenter Server 6.7.

Audience

  • System administrators
  • System engineers

Prerequisites

This course requires completion of the following prerequisites:

  • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems

This course requires completion of one of the following prerequisites:

ยท System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems

Skills Gained

At the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure ESXi hosts
  • Deploy and configure VMware vCenter Server Appliance
  • Use VMware Host Client , VMware vSphere Web Client, and VMware vSphere Client to manage the vCenter Server inventory and the vCenter Server configuration
  • Create virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
  • Describe the storage technologies supported by vSphere
  • Configure virtual storage using iSCSI and NFS storage
  • Create and manage VMware vSphere VMFS datastores
  • Use vSphere Client to create virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  • Create a content library for deploying virtual machines
  • Manage virtual machine resource usage and manage resource pools
  • Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere vMotion and VMware vSphere Storage vMotion
  • Describe the methods for protecting and recovering virtual machine data
  • Create and manage a vSphere cluster that is enabled with VMware vSphere High Availability and VMware vSphere Distributed Resource Scheduler
  • Create virtual networks with VMware vSphere Distributed Switch and enable distributed switch features
  • Use VMware vSphere Update Manager to apply patches and perform upgrades to ESXi hosts and virtual machines
  • Use host profiles to manage ESXi configuration compliance
  • Describe how vSphere storage APIs help storage systems integrate with vSphere
  • Configure and use virtual machine storage policies
  • Configure VMware vSphere Storage I/O Control and VMware vSphere Storage DRS
  • Encrypt virtual machines for additional security

Course Outline

At the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Install and configure ESXi hosts
  • Deploy and configure VMware vCenter Server Appliance
  • Use VMware Host Client , VMware vSphere Web Client, and VMware vSphere Client to manage the vCenter Server inventory and the vCenter Server configuration
  • Create virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
  • Describe the storage technologies supported by vSphere
  • Configure virtual storage using iSCSI and NFS storage
  • Create and manage VMware vSphere VMFS datastores
  • Use vSphere Client to create virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  • Create a content library for deploying virtual machines
  • Manage virtual machine resource usage and manage resource pools
  • Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere vMotion and VMware vSphere Storage vMotion
  • Describe the methods for protecting and recovering virtual machine data
  • Create and manage a vSphere cluster that is enabled with VMware vSphere High Availability and VMware vSphere Distributed Resource Scheduler
  • Create virtual networks with VMware vSphere Distributed Switch and enable distributed switch features
  • Use VMware vSphere Update Manager to apply patches and perform upgrades to ESXi hosts and virtual machines
  • Use host profiles to manage ESXi configuration compliance
  • Describe how vSphere storage APIs help storage systems integrate with vSphere
  • Configure and use virtual machine storage policies
  • Configure VMware vSphere Storage I/O Control and VMware vSphere Storage DRS
  • Encrypt virtual machines for additional security

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Bochum Bochum5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Osrednjeslovenska Ljubljana5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Osrednjeslovenska Ljubljana5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Prague Prague5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Berkshire Bracknell5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Berlin Berlin5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Berkshire Bracknell5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Virtual Virtual5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
TBC TBC5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Berlin Berlin5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Krakow Krakow5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
Praha Praha5 3750 £3750 2019-09-23
TBC TBC5 3750 £3750 2019-09-28
Hvidovre Hvidovre5 3750 £3750 2019-09-30
Stockholm Kista5 3750 £3750 2019-09-30
Nordrhein-Westfalen Dusseldorf5 3750 £3750 2019-09-30
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-09-30
TBC TBC5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Midlands Birmingham5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Warsaw Warsaw5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Nordrhein-Westfalen Dusseldorf5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Midlands Birmingham5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Midlands Birmingham5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Illinois Chicago5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-10-07
Bucharest Bucharest5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
Lombardia Milan5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
Krakow Krakow5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
Dresden Dresden5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
Essen Essen5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
Baden-Wuerttemberg Stuttgart5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-10-21
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-10-21
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-10-21
North Rhine-Westphalia Munster5 3750 £3750 2019-10-21
Virtual Virtual5 3750 £3750 2019-10-23
Bucharest Bucharest5 3750 £3750 2019-10-28
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-10-28
Baden-Wurttemberg Boblingen5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Stockholm Kista5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Hamburg Hamburg5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Antwerp Mechelen5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Wien Wien5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Praha Praha5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Canton of Zurich Zurich5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Lisboa Lisbon5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
Bavaria Muenchen5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
Edinburgh Edinburgh5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
Ballerup Ballerup5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
Darmstadt Frankfurt5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
Edinburgh Edinburgh5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
Edinburgh Edinburgh5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
TBC TBC5 3750 £3750 2019-11-11
Warsaw Warsaw5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Hvidovre Hvidovre5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Belgium Belgium5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Bavaria Garching5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Berkshire Bracknell5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Berkshire Bracknell5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Cheshire Chester5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
TBC TBC5 3750 £3750 2019-11-23
Osrednjeslovenska Ljubljana5 3750 £3750 2019-11-25
Moscow Moscow5 3750 £3750 2019-11-25
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-12-02
Virtual Virtual5 3750 £3750 2019-12-02
Berlin Berlin5 3750 £3750 2019-12-02
Wien Wien5 3750 £3750 2019-12-02
Bochum Bochum5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Warsaw Warsaw5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Osrednjeslovenska Ljubljana5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Berkshire Wokingham5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Baden-Wurttemberg Boblingen5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Berkshire Wokingham5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
London London5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Wallisellen Wallisellen5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Moscow Moscow5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Dresden Dresden5 3750 £3750 2019-12-09
Wallisellen Wallisellen5 3750 £3750 2019-12-16
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-12-16
London London5 3750 £3750 2020-02-03
London London5 3750 £3750 2020-02-03
London London5 3750 £3750 2020-02-10
Manchester Manchester5 3750 £3750 2020-02-10
Midlands Birmingham5 3750 £3750 2020-02-24