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VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (v6.7) Course Overview

This five-day course features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere® 6.7, which includes VMware ESXi™ 6.7 and VMware vCenter Server® 6.7. This course prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size. 

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Acquired Skills

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to do the following:

•  Describe the software-defined data center
•  Explain the vSphere components and their function in the infrastructure
•  Add ESXi hosts to a VMware vCenter® Server Appliance™ instance
•  Manage vCenter Server Appliance
•  Use a local content library as an ISO store, and deploy a virtual machine 
•  Describe vCenter Server architecture
•  Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host 
•  Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware Host Client™ and VMware vSphere® Client™
•  Describe virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
•  Configure standard switch policies 
•  Use vCenter Server to manage various types of host storage: VMware vSphere® VMFS, NFS, iSCSI, and 
•  Examine the features and functions of Fibre Channel and VMware vSAN™  
•  Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
•  Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
•  Migrate virtual machine storage with VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion® 
•  Monitor resource usage, and manage resource pools
•  Discuss the VMware vSphere® High Availability (vSphere HA) cluster architecture 
•  Configure vSphere HA
•  Manage vSphere HA 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 VMware vSphere® Update Manager™ to apply patches and perform basic troubleshooting of ESXi 
   hosts, virtual machines, and vCenter Server operations
•  Identify troubleshooting methodology to logically diagnose faults and improve troubleshooting efficiency

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    Course Detail


    • Introductions and course logistics
    • Course objectives
    • Describe the content of the course
    • Gain a complete picture of the VMware certification system
    • Familiarize yourself with the benefits of the VMware Education Learning Zone
    • Identify additional resources

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      • Describe how vSphere fits into the software-defined data center and the cloud infrastructure Explain how vSphere interacts with CPUs, memory, networks, and storage
      • Use vSphere Client to access and manage your vCenter Server system and ESXi host 
      • Compare virtual machine hardware version 14 to other versions
      • Identify the virtual network adapters, and describe the enhanced VMXNET3
      • Compare the types of virtual disk provisioning
      • Install and configure ESXi host settings
      • Identify the advantages of ESXi Quick BootClose Project or Phase
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      • Create, provision, and remove a virtual machine
      • Explain the importance of VMware Tools™
      • Describe how to import a virtual appliance OVF template

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      4 – vCENTER SERVER

      • Describe the vCenter Server architecture
      • Discuss how ESXi hosts communicate with vCenter Server
      • Access and configure vCenter Server Appliance
      • Use vSphere Client to manage the vCenter Server inventory
      • Add data center, organizational objects, and hosts to vCenter Server
      • Create custom inventory tags 
      • Describe the rules for applying permissions
      • Create a custom role in vCenter Server
      • Create a vCenter Server Appliance backup schedule
      • Restore vCenter Server Appliance from a backup
      • Monitor vCenter Server Appliance

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      • Describe, create, and manage standard switches
      • Configure virtual switch security, traffic-shaping and load-balancing policies
      • Compare vSphere distributed switches and standard switches
      • Describe the virtual switch connection types
      • Describe the new TCP/IP stack architecture
      • Use VLANs with standard switches

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      • Identify storage protocols and storage device types 
      • Discuss ESXi hosts using iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage
      • Create and manage VMware vSphere® VMFS and NFS datastores 
      • Explain how multipathing works with iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage
      • Identify the advantages of VMware vSAN™
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      • Use templates and cloning to deploy new virtual machines
      • Modify and manage virtual machines
      • Create an instant clone of a virtual machine
      • Identify the types of content libraries and how to deploy and use them
      • Add a hot-pluggable device
      • Dynamically increase the size of a virtual disk
      • Use customization specification files to customize a new virtual machine
      • Perform vSphere vMotion and vSphere Storage vMotion migrations
      • Create and manage virtual machine snapshots

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      • Discuss CPU and memory concepts in a virtualized environment
      • Describe what overcommitment of a resource means
      • Identify additional technologies that improve memory usage
      • 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

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      • Explain the vSphere HA architecture
      • Configure and manage a vSphere HA cluster
      • Use vSphere HA advanced parameters
      • Enforce infrastructural or intra-app dependencies during failover
      • Describe vSphere HA heartbeat networks and datastore heartbeats
      • Examine the features and functions of vSphere Fault Tolerance
      • Enable vSphere Fault Tolerance on virtual machines
      • Support vSphere Fault Tolerance interoperability with vSAN
      • Examine enhanced consolidation of vSphere Fault Tolerance virtual machines
      • Examine the features and functions of vSphere Replication 

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        10 – vSPHERE DRS

        • Describe the functions of a vSphere DRS cluster
        • Create a vSphere DRS cluster
        • View information about a vSphere DRS cluster
        • Configure virtual machine affinity, DRS groups, and VM-host affinity rules
        • Remove a host from a vSphere DRS cluster

          Practice exams and quizzes


          • Describe the architecture, components, and capabilities of vSphere Update Manager 
          • Use vSphere Update Manager to manage the patching of ESXi, virtual machines, and vApps
          • Examine the features and functions of vSphere Update Manager EAM integration
          • Integrate vSphere Update Manager with vSphere DRS

            Practice exams and quizzes


            • Apply a troubleshooting methodology to logically diagnose faults and improve troubleshooting efficiency
            • Review troubleshooting tools
            • Find important log files
            • Use vSphere Syslog Collector

            Practice exams and quizzes

            13 – COURSE WRAP-UP

            Additional Information 


            This course has the following prerequisites:
            • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems

              Additional Information 


              This course has the following prerequisites:
              • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems

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