Citrix XenServer 6.0 Administration

5 days


Build a new skill set around Citrix XenServer 7.x focusing on the 7.1 Long Term Services Release, which delivers optimized server virtualization for all datacenter workloads. In this five-day course, youll learn how to install, manage, secure, size and troubleshoot an enterprise XenServer implementation. The course will walk you through configuration and administration of the environment, from architecture and virtual machines to resource pools, storage and networking. Key topics will include capabilities such as virtual CPU optimization, VM management, and high availability/disaster recovery, and features such as Intellicache and XenMotion. This course is designed for IT professionals with little or no XenServer experience

Is this course for you? Built for IT Professionals who need to design, deploy, manage, and support Citrix XenServer. Potential students include administrators, engineers, or architects working with Citrix XenServer for both XenApp and XenDesktop workloads as well as general infrastructure use.

Citrix Versions Covered: This course is currently based on XenServer 7.1 Long Term Service Release however a review of newer features is covered in the course.

Skills Gained

  • Understand XenServer architecture, features, and leading practices
  • Configure and manage virtual machines
  • Install, configure, and manage XenServer and the XenServer environment
  • Configure Resource Pools and high availability in the XenServer environment
  • Configure network, storage, and security for XenServer
  • Troubleshoot the XenServer environment


Bij aanvang van de training wordt er van uitgegaan dat de deelnemers over de volgende kennis beschikken:

  • Enige kennis en ervaring met de achtergronden en doelstellingen van virtualisatie technologie
  • Enige kennis en ervaring met Windows Server 2003 of Windows Server 2008
  • Enige kennis en ervaring van network en storage devices, device driversen besturingsystemen
  • Basis ervaring met het installeren en onderhouden vanLinuxdistributies
  • Kennis en ervaring met computer architectuur waaronder netwerk en opslag apparatuur, vLAN configuratie, device drivers en besturingssystemen

It is assumed that delegates have the following prerequisites:

  • A basic knowledge of the purpose and goals of virtualization technology.
  • An understanding of computing architecture, including network and storage devices, device drivers and operating systems.
  • Basic experience installing and administering Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008.
  • Basic experience installing and administering Linux variants.
  • Intermediate knowledge of network devices and site architecture, including configuring vLANs.
  • Basic knowledge of storage terminology and technologies, including partitions, SANs, LUNs, iSCSI, NFS, and CIFS file shares. .
Meer informatie D oelgroep

De cursus is bedoeld voor:

  • IT-professionals als netwerk en systeem beheerders, consultants, engineers en architecten plus Citrix Solution Advisors die de Citrix virtualisatieproducten XenServer 6.0 en Provisioning Services 6.0 for Datacenters moeten implementeren en beheren.
  • IT-professionals die zich willen certificeren tot Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA) voor Citrix XenServer 6.0, Citrix Certified Enterprise Engineer (CCEE) for Virtualization of Citrix Certified Integration Architect (CCIA) for Virtualization. .

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Upcoming Dates

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Leeds5 2500 £2500 2019-07-15
London5 2500 £2500 2019-07-15
Onsite5 4500 AU$4500 2019-07-20
Ile de France
Paris5 2500 £2500 2019-10-14