Implementing and Migration to Microsoft Application Virtualization App-V 5.0

Duration: 
3 days
Codes: 
QAAPPVIMP5
Versions: 
5.0

Overview

This three-day instructor-led course will enable delegates to gain an understanding of Implementing and Managing a Microsoft's Application Virtualization 5.0 environment and how to co-exist with and migrate from a 4.6SP2 installation.

Target

Audience

The primary audience is IT Professionals focusing on Application Virtualization, which could include Network Administrators, Field Consultants, Technical Business Consultants, and any other technical worker that is responsible for implementing and Application Virtualization environment.

Skills Gained

At the end of this course you will have a deep understanding of the Application Virtualization environment and be able to install, configure, administer, and troubleshoot the infrastructure components.

Prerequisites

  • Active Directory knowledge and concepts including Group Policy.
  • Windows Server 2008 knowledge and experience.
  • Fundamental knowledge of SQL Server 2008.
  • Fundamental knowledge of Windows Terminal Services.
  • Fundamental Knowledge of PowerShell.

Course Outline

Module 1: Microsoft Application Virtualization Management System: Introduction and Architecture.

This module explains application virtualization concepts and how the components and architecture of Microsoft Application Virtualization Management system address the various phases of the Application Management Lifecycle.

Lessons

  • Application Virtualization Overview
  • Application Virtualization Concept
  • The role of the client
  • The role of the Sequencer
  • The App-V Package

Package delivery options

  • Manual delivery
  • App-V management infrastructure
  • SCCM 2012
  • RDS

Lab : Examining Application Virtualization Basics

  • Exercise 1: Examining an Application Virtualization Package
  • Exercise 2: Examining Standard Application Installation
  • Exercise 3: Examining Virtualized Applications

Module 2: Planning and Installing the Microsoft Application Virtualization Management Infrastructure.

This module explains how to plan, install, and test the installation of the Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.0 environment.

  • Planning the App-V Supporting Infrastructure
  • Planning Deployment Scenarios
  • Overview of the Server Installation Process

Lab : Installing the Application Virtualization Management Server

  • Exercise 1: Verifying Pre-Installation Requirements.
  • Exercise 2: Installing the Application Virtualization Management Server
  • Exercise 3: Preparing for Application HTTP Streaming

Module 3 Administering the Application Virtualization Management Server

This module explains how to use the Application Virtualization Management Console to publish applications into the application virtualization environment and configure active upgrades.

  • Overview of the Application Virtualization Management Console
  • Publishing Applications into the Application Virtualization Environment
  • Modifying Published Applications and Configuring Version Upgrades
  • Performing Management tasks.

Lab : Publishing Applications into the Application Virtualization Environment

  • Exercise 1: Configuring System Options
  • Exercise 2: Publishing an Application
  • Exercise 3: Verifying Application Virtualization Functionality

Module 4: Planning and Installing the Microsoft Application Virtualization Client.

This module explains how to plan for the deployment of the Application Virtualization Client and then install and perform client configuration tasks.

  • Planning the Application Virtualization Client Deployment
  • Installing and Configuring the App-V Client
  • Managing Client Configuration Features using PowerShell V3.

Lab : Deploying the App-V Client in Standalone Mode

  • Exercise 1: Installing and Configuring the App-V Client
  • Exercise 2: Installing a Standalone App-V Package

Lab : Deploying the App-V Client with a Management server

  • Exercise 2: Configuring Options
  • Exercise 3: Testing the Client Install

Module 5: Planning and Deploying the Application Virtualization Sequencer.

This module explains how to perform various sequence scenarios using the Application Virtualization Sequencer.

  • Overview of the Application Virtualization Sequencer
  • Planning the Sequencer Environment
  • Installing and Configuring the Application Virtualization Sequencer
  • Sequencing Applications for Virtualization

Lab : Installing the Application Virtualization Sequencer

  • Exercise 1: Installing the Application Virtualization Sequencer

Lab : Sequencing Applications for Virtualization

  • Exercise 1: Sequencing Applications for Virtualization
  • Challenge Exercise (If Time Permits)

Module 6: Advanced Sequencing.

This module explains how to perform advanced sequence scenarios.

  • Upgrading Existing Packages
  • Advanced Package Options
  • Sequencing a Web-based Application
  • Standalone Packages
  • Scripting

Lab : Advanced Sequencing

  • Exercise 1: Performing a Package Upgrade
  • Exercise 2: Sequence Silverlight
  • Exercise 3: Using a package accelerator.

Module 7: Migrating from Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 to 5.0.

This module explains how to Migrate from Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 to 5.0

  • Overview of the Migration Strategies.
  • Preparing the environment, prerequisites and best practices.
  • Configuring co-existence.
  • Converting Packages using PowerShell.

Lab : Configuring Clients for co-existence.

  • Exercise 1: Installing the App-V Clients
  • Exercise 2: Creating and Distributing Virtual Application Packages from 4.6 and 5.0

Lab : Converting Packages using PowerShell

  • Exercise 1: Converting 4.6 packages to 5.0
  • Exercise 2: Deploying the Converted packages to a 5.0 Client

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Manchester
Manchester3 2383 £2383 2019-09-30
London
London3 2383 £2383 2019-09-30
London
London3 2383 £2383 2019-11-11
London
London3 2383 £2383 2019-11-11
Manchester
Manchester3 2383 £2383 2019-12-03