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VMware vSphere: Fast Track [v6]

Övrig Information:

• Kursnummer: VMW_VS6-FT
• Lunch ingår
• Kursmaterial ingår
• Klassrum


• This intensive, extended-hours and hands-on lab training course focuses on
• installing, configuring, managing and troubleshooting VMware vSphere® 6,
• including VMware ESXi™ 6 and VMware vCenter Server™ 6. This course
• combines the content of our best-selling VMware vSphere: Install,
• Configure, Manage course with troubleshooting skills needed for
• maintaining 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 6 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP6-DCV) exam


New and experienced system administrators, systems engineers, and system integrators willing to work hard to achieve superior vSphere skills with minimal time away from the office.


• System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems
• Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals course or VCA-DCV certification

Kursens mål:

• Deploy an ESXi host and create virtual machines
• Deploy a vCenter Server instance or VMware vCenter™ Server Appliance™
• Configure and manage the vSphere infrastructure with the VMware vSphere® Client™ and the VMware vSphere® Web Client
• Configure virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
• Describe and use a content library
• Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
• Use VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion® to migrate virtual machine storage
• Use VMware vRealize™ Operations Manager™ to identify and solve issues through analytics and alerts
• Manage VMware vSphere® High Availability and VMware vSphere® Fault Tolerance
• Use VMware vSphere® Replication™ and VMware vSphere® Data Protection™ to replicate virtual machines and perform data recovery
• Use VMWare vSphere® Distributed Resource Scheduler™ clusters to improve host scalability
• Use vSphere distributed switches to improve network scalability
• Use VMware vSphere® Update Manager™ to apply patches
• Perform basic troubleshooting of ESXi hosts, virtual machines, vCenter Server, virtual networking, virtual storage, and other vSphere operations


1.Course Introduction
◦Introductions and course logistics
◦Course objectives

2.Software-Defined Data Center
◦Introduce virtualization and vSphere components
◦Explain the concepts of server, network, and storage virtualization
◦Describe where vSphere fits into the cloud architecture
◦Install and use vSphere user interfaces
◦Describe the ESXi architecture and configure various ESXi settings

3.Creating Virtual Machines
◦Introduce virtual machines, virtual machine hardware, and virtual machine files
◦Deploy a single virtual machine
◦Explain the importance of VMware Tools™
◦Describe how to import an OVF template

4.VMware vCenter Server
◦Introduce vCenter Server architecture
◦Introduce vCenter Server Appliance
◦Install and configure vCenter Server Appliance
◦Use the vSphere Web Client
◦Configure VMware vCenter™ Single Sign-On™ and VMware Platform Services Controller™ ◦Manage vCenter Server inventory objects and licenses

5.Troubleshooting vSphere
◦Use a structured approach to troubleshoot issues in vSphere
◦Discuss options for running vSphere commands
◦Locate and use important vSphere log files

6.Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
◦Describe, create, and manage a standard switch
◦Describe and modify standard switch properties
◦Describe the NIC teaming of a standard switch port group
◦Describe, create, and manage a distributed switch
◦Troubleshoot virtual networking

7.Configuring and Managing Virtual Storage
◦Introduce storage protocols and device names
◦Configure ESXi with iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage
◦Create and manage vSphere VMFS datastores
◦Introduce VMware Virtual SAN™ datastores
◦Troubleshoot virtual storage

8.Virtual Machine Management
◦Use templates and cloning to deploy virtual machines
◦Modify and manage virtual machines
◦Create and manage virtual machine snapshots
◦Perform vSphere vMotion and vSphere Storage vMotion migrations
◦Create VMware vSphere® vApp™
◦Describe the types of content libraries
◦Troubleshoot virtual machines and snapshots

9.Resource Management and Monitoring
◦Introduce virtual CPU and memory concepts
◦Describe methods for optimizing CPU and memory usage
◦Configure and manage resource pools
◦Use vCenter Server performance graphs and alarms to monitor resource usage
◦Use vRealize Operations Manager to manage a software-defined data center
◦Troubleshoot ESXi and vCenter Server

10.vSphere HA and vSphere FT
◦Explain the vSphere HA architecture
◦Configure and manage a vSphere HA cluster
◦Set vSphere HA advanced parameters
◦Enable vSphere FT on a virtual machine
◦Describe vSphere Replication and vSphere Data Protection
◦Troubleshoot vSphere HA

11.Host Scalability with vSphere DRS
◦Describe the functions of a vSphere DRS cluster
◦Create a vSphere DRS cluster
◦View information about a vSphere DRS cluster
◦Troubleshoot vSphere DRS clusters

12.vSphere Update Manager and Host Maintenance
◦Describe, install, and configure vSphere Update Manager
◦Describe and use host profiles
◦Use baselines and remediate ESXi hosts
◦Perform patch management

13.Installing vSphere Components
◦Describe how to install ESXi interactively
◦Identify the basic requirements for an ESXi host to boot from SAN
◦Identify system requirements to install vCenter Server
◦Install vCenter Server on a supported Windows system