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. Other than preparing you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organisation of any size, this course is the foundation for most of the other VMware technologies in the software-defined data center.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the software-defined data center
  • Explain the Vsphere components and their function in the infrastructure
  • Deploy an ESXi host
  • Deploy VMware vCenter Server Appliance
  • Use a local content library as ISO store and deploy a virtual machine
  • Describe vCenter architecture
  • Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXI host
  • Configure and manage vSphere infrasture with VMware Host Client and VMware vSphere Web 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 RDM
  • Examine the features and functions of fibre channel and VMware vSan .Manage virtual machines, templates, clones and snapshots
  • Create clone and deploy 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 esxtop to identify and solve performance issues
  • Discuss the VMware vSphere High Availability cluster architecture
  • Configure vSphere HA
  • Manage VSphere HA and V\Mware vSphere Fault Tolerance
  • Use VMware vSphere Replication and VMware vSphere Data Protection to replicate virtual machines and perform data recovery
  • Use VMware vSphere Distributed Resources Schedule cluster 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

Who should Attend?

  • System administrators
  • System engineer

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants should have some system administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems

This course is endorsed under Critical Infocomm Technology Resource Programme Plus (CITREP+) Programme.
To find out more about CITREP+ Funding, please refer to Programme Support under CITREP+ page

Information is accurate as of 31 March 2020