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.


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Learning Objectives

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

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Cost: $ 6,475

Length: 5.0 days (40 hours)


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