This five-day course includes instruction on the capabilities of VMware Cloud Foundation™ and how to successfully plan, deploy, manage, and operate hybrid and cloud infrastructures, including customization. The course explains the architecture of VMware Cloud Foundation and explains licensing, certificates, and storage and network management. The course also covers workload domains, availability, life cycle management, and troubleshooting.


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Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
Describe design implications of VMware Cloud Foundation standard or consolidated architecture
List requirements for VMware Cloud Foundation deployment
Describe the VMware Cloud Foundation bring-up process and the VMware Cloud Foundation architecture
Perform VMware Cloud Foundation bring-up
Describe physical and virtual networking considerations
Outline VMware Cloud Foundation storage options
Use the VMware Imaging Appliance to image ESXi hosts
Describe VMware Cloud Foundation multi-instance federation
Use VMware Cloud Foundation™ SDDC Manager™ to perform operational tasks
Describe user roles in VMware Cloud Foundation and VMware vSphere®
Manage users and passwords using VMware Cloud Foundation
Manage certificate rotation for VMware Cloud Foundation components
Use Active Directory integration to automate certificate generation and rotation
Describe workload domains
Manage workload domains in VMware Cloud Foundation
Manage VMware NSX-T™ for VMware Cloud Foundation
Describe use cases for Application Virtual Networks (AVNs)
Meet vSphere with VMware Tanzu™ requirements
Deploy a vSphere with Tanzu enabled workload domain
Manage VMware vSAN™ storage in a workload domain
Create vSAN storage policies
Describe Cloud Native storage
Describe the importance of business continuity measures in VMware Cloud Foundation
Plan appropriate backup and restore workflows for VMware Cloud Foundation components
Implement stretched clusters in VMware Cloud Foundation workload domains

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Cost: $ 4,250

Length: 5.0 days (40 hours)


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