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VMware Vsphere: Install. Configure, Manager (V4.1) Training

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Description

This hands-on training course explores installation, configuration, and management of VMware vSphere, which consists of ESX/ESXi and vCenter Server. The course is based on ESX/ESXi 4.1 and vCenter Server 4.1.

Completion of this course satisfies as a prerequisite to take the VMware Certified Professional 4 exam

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Audience

  • System administrators
  • Systems engineers
  • Operators responsible for VMware® ESX™, ESXi, and VMware vCenter™ Server

Course Outline

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
Introduction to VMware Virtualization
  • Introduce virtualization, virtual machines, and vSphere components
  • VMware ESX and ESXi
  • Introduce the architecture of ESX and ESXi
  • Manually configure ESX/ESXi
VMware vCenter Server
  • Install and configure vCenter Server components
  • Manage vCenter Server inventory objects
Networking
  • Create, configure, and manage vNetwork standard switches, network connections, and port groups
  • Storage
  • Configure ESX/ESXi with iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage
  • Create and manage vSphere datastores
Virtual Machines
  • Deploy virtual machines using the Create New Virtual Machine wizard, templates, cloning, and VMware vCenter Converter
  • Modify and manage virtual machines
  • Perform Storage vMotion migrations
Access Control
  • Control user access through roles and permissions
  • Resource Monitoring
  • Control virtual machine access to CPU, memory, and I/O resources
  • Introduce VMkernel methods for optimizing CPU and memory usage
  • Monitor resource usage using vCenter Server performance graphs and alarms
Data Protection
  • Back up and recover virtual machines using VMware Data Recovery
Scalability
  • Manage multiple vCenter Server inventories using VMware vCenter Linked Mode
  • Manage ESX/ESXi configuration compliance using Host Profiles
  • Create, configure, and manage vNetwork distributed switches, network connections, and port groups
  • Perform VMware vMotion™ migrations
  • Configure and manage a VMware Distributed Resource Scheduler cluster
  • Configure and manage VMware Distributed Power Management
High Availability
  • Configure and manage a VMware High Availability cluster
  • Configure fault-tolerant virtual machines using VMware Fault Tolerance
Patch Management
  • Manage patching and patch compliance using vCenter Update Manager
Installing VMware ESX and ESXi
  • Introduce ESX and ESXi Installable installation

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