VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale
VMware vSphere Training
This five-day course teaches you advanced skills for configuring and maintaining a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. Through a mix of lecture and hands-on labs, you configure and optimize the VMware vSphere® 6.7 features that build a foundation for a truly scalable infrastructure, and you discuss when and where these features have the greatest effect. This course deepens your understanding of vSphere and how its advanced features and controls can benefit your organization.
This course is part of the VMware Training series.
Who should take this course
Experienced system administrators, system engineers, and system integrator
What will you learn
- Configure and manage vSphere networking and storage for a large and sophisticated enterprise
- Use VMware vSphere® Client™, VMware vSphere® Web Client, and VMware
vSphere® ESXi™ Shell to manage vSphere
- Create a content library for deploying virtual machines
- Use VMware vSphere® Auto Deploy™ and host profiles to provision VMware ESXi™
hosts and manage ESXi host compliance
- Monitor and analyze key performance indicators for compute, storage, and networking resources for ESXI hosts
- Optimize the performance of EXSi and VMware vCenter Server®
- Harden the vSphere environment against security threats
- Encrypt virtual machines for additional security
This course requires completion of one of the following prerequisites:
- Understand the concepts presented in the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.7] course
- Equivalent knowledge and administration experience with ESXi and vCenter Server
Experience with working at the command prompt is highly recommended.
Information on VMware certification can be found on VMware’s site.
This course is under CITREP+ funding.
- Duration 5 days
- Explain why VMware vSphere® VMFS is a high performance, scalable file system
- Explain VMware vSphere® Storage APIs – Array Integration, VMware vSphere® API for Storage Awareness™, and vSphere APIs for I/O Filtering
- Configure and assign virtual machine storage policies
- Create vSAN storage policies
- Configure VMware vSphere® Storage DRS™ and VMware vSphere® Storage I/O Control
Host and Management Scalability
vCenter Server Performance Optimization
includes ILT & 2 Exams
- vSphere Foundation Exam
- VCP Exam 2VO-622
- VMware vSphere Certification Exam Prep workshop