VMware vSphere: Fast Track (VVFT)

Course Description Schedule
 

Who should attend

Experienced system administrators and system integrators willing to work hard to achieve superior vSphere skills with minimal time away from the office

Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Prerequisites

  • Willingness to participate in a demanding, high-intensity training experience
  • Comfort with system administration using command-line interfaces

Course Objectives

This intensive, extended-hours and hands-on lab training course focuses on installing, configuring, managing and mastering VMware vSphere® 5.5, including VMware ESXi™ 5.5 and VMware vCenter™ 5.5. This course combines the content of our best-selling VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage course with advanced scalability and performance monitoring tasks and skills needed for configuring highly available and scalable vSphere environments. Students will gain practical experience with these concepts through the completion of hands-on labs. Completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite for taking the VMware® Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV) exam. Students who complete this course may enroll in any of several more advanced vSphere courses. For advanced course options, go to www.vmware.com/education.

Course Content

Module 1: Course Introduction Module 2: Introduction to VMware Virtualization

  • Discuss virtualization and vSphere components

Module 3: Configuring VMware ESX/ESXi

  • Configure ESX/ESXi settings and view system logs

Module 4: Installing and Using VMware vCenter Server

  • Install and configure vCenter Server and vSphere Management Assistant
  • Manage vCenter Server inventory hierarchies

Module 5: Networking

  • Configure and troubleshoot vNetwork components

Module 6: Storage

  • Review storage management technologies
  • Analyze and troubleshoot storage-related issues

Module 7: Virtual Machines

  • Deploy virtual machines using templates, VMware vCenter Converter, and Guided Consolidation
  • Modify and manage virtual machines

Module 8: Access Control

  • Control user access through roles and permissions

Module 9: Resource Monitoring

  • Assess workloads and monitor resources through the GUI interfaces and CLI

Module 10: Scalability

  • Scale resource management
  • Manage multiple vCenter Server inventories
  • Perform VMware VMotion™ migrations
  • Configure clusters for VMware Distributed Resource Scheduler and VMware Distributed Power Management

Module 11: High Availability and Data Protection

  • Review business continuity products and features
  • Follow best practices to configure VMware High Availability clusters and VMware Fault Tolerance
  • Install and configure VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat
  • Deploy VMware Data Recovery to back up virtual machines

Module 12: Configuration Management

  • Manage change in the vSphere environment with Host Profiles and VMware vCenter Update Manager

Module 13: Installing ESX

  • Perform manual (ESX/ESXi) and scripted (ESX) installations
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • South Africa: 14,500.- ZAR
Dates and Booking
 
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South Africa

Currently no local training dates available.  For enquiries please write to info@itls.ae.

FLEX Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

13/05/2019 - 17/05/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
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Germany
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01/07/2019 - 05/07/2019 Munich
08/07/2019 - 12/07/2019 Berlin
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22/07/2019 - 26/07/2019 Stuttgart
Austria
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Belgium
20/05/2019 - 24/05/2019 Brussels Course language: English
Bulgaria
24/06/2019 - 28/06/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
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France
07/10/2019 - 11/10/2019 Paris
Italy
27/05/2019 - 31/05/2019 Rome
01/07/2019 - 05/07/2019 Milan
09/09/2019 - 13/09/2019 Rome
14/10/2019 - 18/10/2019 Milan
25/11/2019 - 29/11/2019 Rome
Netherlands
20/05/2019 - 24/05/2019 Utrecht Course language: English
Poland
13/05/2019 - 17/05/2019 Warsaw
Romania
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Time zone: Europe/Bucharest
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Time zone: Europe/Bucharest
Slovakia
13/05/2019 - 17/05/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Bratislava
10/06/2019 - 14/06/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Bratislava
28/10/2019 - 01/11/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Bratislava
Slovenia
23/09/2019 - 27/09/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Ljubljana
25/11/2019 - 29/11/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
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Switzerland
24/06/2019 - 28/06/2019 Zurich
02/09/2019 - 06/09/2019 Zurich
21/10/2019 - 25/10/2019 Zurich
09/12/2019 - 13/12/2019 Zurich
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10/06/2019 - 14/06/2019 FLEX training This is an Russian language FLEX course.
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Russia
27/05/2019 - 31/05/2019 FLEX training This is an Russian language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Moscow
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24/06/2019 - 28/06/2019 FLEX training This is an Russian language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Moscow
29/07/2019 - 02/08/2019 FLEX training This is an Russian language FLEX course.
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02/09/2019 - 06/09/2019 FLEX training This is an Russian language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Moscow
07/10/2019 - 11/10/2019 FLEX training This is an Russian language FLEX course.
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10/06/2019 - 14/06/2019 Kiev
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04/11/2019 - 08/11/2019 Kiev
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