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VMW_VSFT7 VMware vSphere: Fast Track [V7]

This five-day, intensive course takes you from introductory to advanced VMware vSphere® 7 management skills. Building on the installation and configuration content from our best-selling course, you will also develop advanced skills needed to manage and maintain a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. Through a mix of lecture and hands-on labs, you will install, configure and manage vSphere 7. You will explore the features that build a foundation for a truly scalable infrastructure and discuss when and where these features have the greatest effect. This course prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size using vSphere 7, which includes VMware ESXi™ 7 and VMware vCenter Server® 7.


5 dagar

40000 kr

Target Audience

• System administrators

• System engineers

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

• Describe the software-defined data center (SDDC)

• Explain the vSphere components and their function in the infrastructure

• Install and configure VMware ESXi™ hosts

• Deploy and configure VMware vCenter® Server Appliance™

• Use VMware vSphere® Client™ to manage the vCenter Server inventory and the vCenter Server configuration

• Manage, monitor, back up, and protect vCenter Server Appliance

• Create virtual networks with vSphere standard switches

• Describe the storage technologies supported by vSphere

• Configure virtual storage using iSCSI and NFS storage

• Create and manage VMware vSphere® VMFS datastores

• Use the vSphere Client to create virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots

• Create a content library and deploy virtual machines from templates in the library

• Manage virtual machine resource use and manage resource pools

• Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion® and VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion®

• Create and manage a vSphere cluster that is enabled with VMware vSphere

® High Availability and VMware vSphere® Distributed Resource Scheduler™

• Create virtual networks with VMware vSphere

® Distributed Switch™ and enable distributed switch features

• Discuss solutions for managing the vSphere life cycle

• Use VMware vSphere

® Lifecycle Manager™ to apply patches and perform upgrades to ESXi hosts and virtual machines

• Use host profiles to manage ESXi configuration compliance

• Describe how vSphere storage APIs help storage systems integrate with vSphere

• Configure and use virtual machine storage policies

•Discuss the purpose and capabilities of VMware vSphere® with Kubernetes and how it fits into the VMware Tanzu™ portfolio


This course has the following prerequisites:

• System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems

Course Content

1 Course Introduction

• Introductions and course logistics

• Course objectives

2 Introduction to vSphere and the Software-Defined Data Center

• Explain basic virtualization concepts

• Describe how vSphere fits into the software-defined data center and the cloud infrastructure

• Explain how vSphere interacts with CPUs, memory, networks, and storage

• Recognize the user interfaces for accessing the vCenter Server system and ESXi hosts

• Use VMware Host Client™ to access and manage ESXi host

3 Virtual Machines

• Create and remove a virtual machine

• Provision a virtual machine with virtual devices

• Identify the files that make up a virtual machine

• Explain the importance of VMware Tools™

4 vCenter Server

• Describe the vCenter Server architecture

• Discuss how ESXi hosts communicate with vCenter Server

• Deploy and configure vCenter Server Appliance

• Use the vSphere Client to manage the vCenter Server inventory

• Add data center, organizational objects, and hosts to vCenter Server

• Use roles and permissions to enable users to access objects in the vCenter Server inventory

• Back up vCenter Server Appliance

• Monitor vCenter Server tasks, events, and appliance health

• Use vCenter Server High Availability to protect a vCenter Server Appliance

5 Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks

• Create and manage standard switches

• Describe the virtual switch connection types

• Configure virtual switch security, traffic-shaping and load-balancing policies

• Compare vSphere distributed switches and standard switches

6 Configuring and Managing Virtual Storage

• Identify storage protocols and storage device types

• Discuss ESXi hosts using iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage

• Create and manage VMFS and NFS datastores

• Explain how multipathing works with iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage

• Deploy virtual machines on a VMware vSAN™ datastore

7 Virtual Machine Management

• Use templates and cloning to deploy new virtual machines

• Modify and manage virtual machines

• Create a content library and deploy virtual machines from templates in the library

• 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

• Examine the features and functions of VMware vSphere® Replication™

8 Resource Management and Monitoring

• Discuss CPU and memory concepts in a virtualized environment

• Describe what overcommitment of a resource means

• Describe methods for optimizing CPU and memory usage

• Use various tools to monitor resource use

• Create and use alarms to report certain conditions or events

9 vSphere Clusters

• Describe options for making a vSphere environment highly available

•Explain the vSphere HA architecture

• Configure and manage a vSphere HA cluster

• Examine the features and functions of VMware vSphere® Fault Tolerance

• Configure a vSphere cluster using ESXi Cluster Quickstart

• Describe the functions of a vSphere DRS cluster

• Create a vSphere DRS cluster

10 Network Scalability

• Configure and manage vSphere distributed switches

• Describe how VMware vSphere® Network I/O Control enhances performance

• Explain distributed switch features such as port mirroring and NetFlow

11 vSphere Lifecycle Management

• Describe how VMware vSphere® Lifecycle Manager™ works

• Use vSphere Lifecycle Manager to update ESXi hosts in a cluster

12 Host and Management Scalability

• Use host profiles to manage ESXi configuration compliance

• Create and manage resource pools in a cluster

13 Storage Scalability

• 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 VMware vSAN™ storage policies

• Configure VMware vSphere® Storage DRS™ and VMware vSphere® Storage I/O Control

• Discuss vSphere support for NVMe and iSER

14 Introduction to vSphere with Kubernetes

• Differentiate between containers and virtual machines

• Identify the parts of a container system

• Recognize the basic architecture of Kubernetes

• Describe a basic Kubernetes workflow

• Describe the purpose of vSphere with Kubernetes and how it fits into the VMware Tanzu portfolio

• Explain the vSphere with Kubernetes supervisor cluster

• Describe the Tanzu Kubernetes Grid service