VMware vSAN Troubleshooting Workshop

Duration: 
2 days
Codes: 
VMVSANTW

Overview

In this two-day course, you will focus on learning the tools and skills necessary to troubleshoot VMware vSAN 6.6 implementations. You will gain practical experience with vSAN troubleshooting concepts through the completion of instructor-led activities and hands-on challenge lab exercises.

Product Alignment

- ESXi 6.5

- vCenter Server 6.5

- vSAN 6

Audience

Storage and virtual infrastructure administrators who want to use software-defined storage with vSAN.

Skills Gained

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

  • Describe the software components
  • Understand how the components relate to each other
  • Understand vSAN object placement
  • Understand the differences between object states
  • Explain how storage policies affect object states
  • Predict how specific failures affect object states

Prerequisites

This course requires completion of one of the following prerequisites:

  • Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] course
  • Completed the VMware vSAN Deploy and Manage [V6.x] course or equivalent experience with VMware vSAN.
  • Experience working with linux command line interfaces.

 

The course presumes that a student can perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling:

  • Use VMware vSphere Web Client
  • Create and manage VMware vCenter Server objects, such as data centers, clusters, hosts, and virtual machines
  • Create and modify a standard switch
  • Connect a VMware ESXi host to NAS, iSCSI, or Fibre Channel storage
  • Create a VMware vSphere VMFS datastore
  • Use a wizard or a template to create a virtual machine
  • Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere vMotion
  • Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere Storage vMotion

If you cannot complete all of these tasks, VMware recommends that you complete the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] and VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage [v6.x] courses before enrolling in VMware vSAN: Troubleshooting.

Course Outline

Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives

vSAN Software Architecture

  • Describe the different software components
  • Understand how the components relate to each other.
  • Understand vSAN object placement
  • Understand the differences between object states
  • Explain how storage policies affect object placement and states
  • Predict how specific failures affect object states

Troubleshooting Methodology

  • Characterize problems
  • Determine the cause of problems
  • Solving problems

Troubleshooting Tools

  • Understand the use of various troubleshooting tools
  • Use the tools to resolve problems with the lab environment

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
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2019-09-03
Noord-Holland Amsterdam2 1500 £1500 2019-09-04
Moscow Moscow2 1500 £1500 2019-09-05
Main Taunus Kreis Schwalbach2 1500 £1500 2019-09-11
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2019-09-12
Bucharest Bucharest2 1500 £1500 2019-09-23
Ile de France Paris2 1500 £1500 2019-09-25
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2019-09-26
Online Online5 1500 £1500 2019-09-30
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2019-10-17
Moscow Moscow2 1500 £1500 2019-10-21
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2019-10-24
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2019-10-24
London Staines2 1500 £1500 2019-10-24
Oxfordshire Thame2 1500 £1500 2019-10-24
Oxfordshire Thame2 1500 £1500 2019-10-24
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2019-10-31
Osrednjeslovenska Ljubljana2 1500 £1500 2019-11-04
Darmstadt Frankfurt31 1500 £1500 2019-11-09
Osrednjeslovenska Ljubljana2 1500 £1500 2019-11-18
Utrecht Nieuwegein2 1500 £1500 2019-12-04
Online Online2 1500 £1500 2020-01-09
Virtual Virtual2 1500 £1500 2020-01-09