VMware vSphere Online Training

Key Features

  • Describe the software-defined data centre
  • Deploy an ESXi host and create virtual machines
  • Describe vCenter Server architecture
  • Deploy a vCenter Server instance or VMware vCenter Server™ Appliance™
  • Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host
  • What you will learn VMware vSphere

    VMware vSphere COURSE CONTENT
    VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6]
    VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere® 6, which includes VMware ESXi™ 6 and VMware vCenter Server™ 6. This course prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size and forms the foundation for most other VMware technologies in the software-defined data center.
    • Describe the software-defined data centre
    • Deploy an ESXi host and create virtual machines
    • Describe vCenter Server architecture
    • Deploy a vCenter Server instance or VMware vCenter Server™ Appliance™
    • Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host

    • Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware vSphere® Client™ and VMware vSphere®

     Web Client
    • Configure virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
    • Use vCenter Server to manage various types of host storage: VMware vSphere® VMFS, NFS, virtual SAN,

     and Virtual Volumes
    • Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
    • Create a vApp
    • Describe and use the content library
    • Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
    • Use VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion® to migrate virtual machine storage
    • Monitor resource usage and manage resource pools
    • 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 and perform basic troubleshooting of ESXi

     hosts, virtual machines, and vCenter Server operations
     Intended Audience: • System administrators
    • Systems engineers

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

    • Course Introduction
    • Introductions and course logistics
    • Course objectives
    • References and resources
    • Software-Defined Data Center
    • Introduce components of the software-defined data center
    • Describe where vSphere fits into the cloud architecture
    • Install and use vSphere Client
    • Overview of ESXi
    • Creating Virtual Machines
    • Introduce virtual machines, virtual machine hardware, and virtual machine files
    • Create and work with virtual machines and templates

    vCenter Server
    Introduce the vCenter Server architecture
    Deploy and configure vCenter Server Appliance
    Use vSphere Web Client
    Manage vCenter Server inventory objects and licenses

    Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
    Describe, create, and manage standard switches
    Configure virtual switch security and load-balancing policies
    Create, configure, and manage vSphere distributed switches, network connections, and port groups

    Configuring and Managing Virtual Storage
    Introduce storage protocols and storage device types
    Discuss ESXi hosts using iSCSI and NFS storage
    Create and manage VMFS and NFS datastores
    Introduce VMware Virtual SAN™
    Introduce Virtual Volumes

    Virtual Machine Management
    Use templates and cloning to deploy new virtual machines
    Modify and manage virtual machines
    Perform vSphere vMotion and vSphere Storage vMotion migrations
    Create and manage virtual machine snapshots
    Create vApps
    Introduce the types of content libraries and how to deploy and use them

    Resource Management and Monitoring
    Introduce virtual CPU and memory concepts
    Configure and manage resource pools
    Describe methods for optimizing CPU and memory usage
    Use various tools to monitor resource usage
    Create and use alarms to report certain conditions or events
    Identify and troubleshoot virtual machine resource issues
    Introduce vRealize Operations Manager for data center monitoring and management

    vSphere HA and vSphere Fault Tolerance
    Explain the vSphere HA architecture
    Configure and manage a vSphere HA cluster
    Use vSphere HA advanced parameters
    Introduce vSphere Fault Tolerance
    Enable vSphere Fault Tolerance on virtual machines
    Introduce vSphere Replication
    Use vSphere Data Protection to back up and restore data

    Host Scalability
    Describe the functions and benefits of a vSphere DRS cluster
    Configure and manage a vSphere DRS cluster
    Work with affinity and anti-affinity rules
    Use vSphere HA and vSphere DRS together for business continuity

    vSphere Update Manager and Host Maintenance
    Use vSphere Update Manager to manage ESXi patching
    Install vSphere Update Manager and the vSphere Update Manager plug-in
    Create patch baselines
    Use host profiles to manage host configuration compliance
    Scan and remediate hosts

    Installing vSphere Components
    Install ESXi
    Introduce vCenter Server deployment options
    Describe vCenter Server hardware, software, and database requirements
    Discuss installation of vCenter Server App

    Module 1
    Introduction to Virtualization
     Understanding virtualization
     Different types of virtualization technologies
     Virtualization products
     Advantages of Virtualization
     Certification from VMware
     Types of hypervisors
     Physical and Virtual environment Difference
     Introduction to VMware ESXi Server
     ESXi Hypervisor Architecture
     Utilities to access ESXi

    Module 2
    Understanding requirements
     Understanding Vsphere Client
     Virtual Machines Concepts
     Understanding virtual machines
     Disk Types
     Virtual Machine Snapshots
     Memory Snapshot
     Queiced Snapshot
     Disk Modes
     Understanding Diff VM files
     VMware Tools
     Clones and Templates
     ESXi Boot Partitions
     ESXi Installation Media
     Difference between VMFS and NTFS
     What is an RDM
     RDM in Physical compatibility Mode
     RDM in Virtual compatibility Mode
     Installation of ESXi
     How To Search Task

    Module 3
    Configuring and Managing Storage
     How to create a LUN on NAS box
     How to MAP iSCSI Lun on ESXi Host
     How to add datastore on ESXi Host
     Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
     vNetwork Standard Switches
     Understanding vSwitch & port group
     How to create a vSwitch
     How to switch VMs across vSwitches
     Introduction to vCenter
     vCenter Server Components
     vCenter Supported Databases
     vCenter Supported Installation
     vCenter Single Sign On
     Configure and manage vCenter
     Adding ESXi Hosts to vCenter Server
     Understanding Virtual Appliance

    Module 4
     Understanding types of migration
     Importance of VMware vSphere vMotion
     vMotion Requirements
     Perform vMotion migration
     Perform Storage vMotion migration
     Cold Migration
     Suspend Migration
     vMotion Requirements
     svMotion

    Module 5
    Understanding VMware Vsphere DRS Cluster
     DRS Cluster Settings
     Adding a Host to DRS Cluster
     Test DRS Cluster functionality
     DRS Automation Levels
     DRS Automatic
     DRS Partial
     DRS Manual
     DRS Advance Options
     DRS Thresholds
     Conservative
     Aggrassive
     DRS Affinity Rules
     Affinity Rule
     Anti-Affinity Rule
     VM to Host Affinity Rule
     DRS Groups
     Groups for VM to Host Affinity Rule
     VMs Must run on this Host
     VMs Should Run on this Host
     VMs Must not run on this Host
     VMs Should not Run on this Host
     Virtual Machine Automation levels

    Module 6
     Off
     Manual
     Automatic
     DPM Thresholds
     Enchanced vMotion
     Update Manager Server
     Patch Database
     Update Manager Plug-in
     Guest Agent
     Download Server

    Module 7
    VMware Clusters High Availability
     Introduction to vSphere High Availability
     Configuring vSphere HA
     vSphere HA architecture
     How Master and salve election is done
     How HA Master Monitors the Slaves
     what happens in event of Master Failure
     Adding ESXi Host to a Cluster
     Test vSphere HA Functionality
     HA Host Monitoring
     Admission Control Options
     Host Tolerance
     Reserve Host Percentage
     Specify Hosts
     VM Restart Priority
     Host Isolation Response
     VM and Application Monitoring
     Datastore Heartbeating
     Using vSphere HA and DRS Together

    Module 8
    Resource Management
     What is Admission Control
     Memory Balooning
     Goals of Resource Management
     Performance Isolation
     Efficient Utilization
     Easy Administration
     How to Create a Resourse Pool
     How to create a Child Pool
     Understand expandable Option
     Virtual CPU and Memory Concepts
     VM Memory Over commitment
     Virtual SMP, CPU Load balancing
     CPU, Memory and Disk resources
     Establish Shares, Limits and Reservations
     Understanding Resource Pools
     Configuring Resource Pools
     Web client
     What is FT
     When do we use FT
     Pre-Requisites of FT
     Limitations and Non Supported features in FT
     How to Configure FT
     How FT Works
     vLockStep Technology
     Fault Tolerance avoids "split-brain" situations

    Module 9
    Configuring Roles and Permissions
     Create a custom role in vCenter server
     Assign permissions on vCenter
     Verify permission
     Scheduled Task, Events & Alarms
     Understand Task ,Events & Alarms
     Configuring SMTP
     Configuring Alarms
     Advanced Topics: Distributed Switch
     Understanding Distributed Switch Architecture
     Configuring ESXi Host Access and Authentication
     ESXi Firewall, Enabling & Disabling Lockdown Mode
     Storage
     Source Files
     Static / Flat File
     Dynamic Files
     Open files
     System State Data
     Database file
     Backup Destination Devices
     Tape, Tape Drive, Tape Library
     Storage Boxes
     Cloud
     Backup Connections
     FC (SAN)
     iSCSI
     NFA
     How to back up a System using ARCserve backup
     How to do disaster recovery of a server
     How to do disaster recovery of a DC
     Backup Types
     Full, Incremental, Differential
     How to Configure the VM agent
     How to Backup a VM
     How to Recover a VM
     How the VM backup works
     How to Backup a folder from Physical Machine and restore it
     How to backup Physical Machine DC and Restore
     How to backup Virtual Machine DC and Restore
     How to Enable CBT

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