VMware vCloud Director Install Configure Manage

5 days


In this five-day course, you will focus on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vCloud Director 9.x for service providers. You will learn about self-service provisioning, the creation of organizations, virtual data centers (VDCs), and catalog services that include predefined virtual machines, and on-demand VMware NSX networks, as well as the integrated use of VMware vSAN . This course also covers interfacing vCloud Director with other systems through the use of various APIs and the integration and use of VMware vCloud Availability for vCloud Director and VMware vCloud Director Extender .


Cloud architects, systems engineers, data center administrators, and cloud administrators with experience in a service provider or managed services environment

Skills Gained

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

  • Deploy vCloud Director
  • Manage vCloud Director to satisfy service provider needs
  • Create and manage vCloud Director organizations and vApps to satisfy business needs
  • Create and manage vCloud Director catalogs
  • Transfer virtual machine workloads from VMware vSphere into and out of vCloud Director
  • Configure networking for organizations and vApps with the help of NSX
  • Use NSX to create hybrid cloud connectivity between a public cloud and a private cloud
  • Discuss various customer onboarding scenarios with vCloud Director
  • Configure the integration with vCloud Availability for vCloud Director
  • Use vCloud Director Extender for hybrid cloud setup and onboarding


This course requires completion of one of the following prerequisites:

  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] or equivalent knowledge

Completion of the following eLearning courses is recommended:

  • VMware vCloud Director: Fundamentals [V8.x]
  • VMware Virtual SAN: Fundamentals [V6.x]
  • VMware Network Virtualization Fundamentals

Substantial knowledge of TCP/IP networking is helpful.

Thinking about Onsite?

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Osrednjeslovenska Ljubljana5 3750 £3750 2019-10-14
TBC TBC5 3750 £3750 2019-10-21
Espoo Espoo5 3750 £3750 2019-10-21
Utrecht Nieuwegein5 3750 £3750 2019-10-28
Online Online5 3750 £3750 2019-10-28
Stockholm Solna5 3750 £3750 2019-10-28
Moscow Moscow5 3750 £3750 2019-10-28
Wien Wien5 3750 £3750 2019-11-04
Warsaw Warsaw5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18
Ballerup Ballerup5 3750 £3750 2019-11-18