Advanced VMWare: Mastering Virtualization
(VMWAREADV, Live Instructor-Led Training, 4 days)


This SETC certified course provides participants with a comprehensive study of the advanced features of VMWare virtualization technologies.

Dates and Pricing

2 People for Delivery $2,775/person


Introduction to VMware Virtualization
Brief Review of Virtualization
Understanding Virtual Machines
Exploring vSphere Components
Server Concepts
Networking Concepts
Storage Virtualization Concepts
vSphere in the Cloud Architecture
Installing vSphere User Interfaces
VMware Virtual Machines
Virtual Machines
Virtual Machine Hardware
Virtual Machine Files
Deploying Virtual Machines
VMware vCenter Server
vCenter Server Architecture
vCenter Server Appliance
Configuring and Managing vCenter Server Appliance
Manage vCenter Server Inventories and Licenses
VMware Virtual Networks
Exploring the Standard Virtual Switch
Creating and Managing Standard Virtual Switches
Exploring and Modifying Standard Virtual Switch Properties
Configuring Virtual Switch Load-Balancing Algorithms
VMware Virtual Storage
Exploring Storage Protocols and Device Names
Configuring ESXi with iSCSI, NFS and Fiber Channel Storage
Creating and Managing vSphere Datastores
Deploying and Managing the VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
Virtual Machine Management
Deploying Virtual Machines using Templates
Deploying Virtual Machines using Cloning
Modifying and Managing Virtual Machines
Creating and Managing Virtual Machines Snapshots
VMware vSphere vMotion Migrations
VMware vSphere Storage vMotion Migrations
Exploring vSphere vApps
Data Protection
Strategies for backing up ESXi Hosts
Strategies for backing up vCenter Servers
Introduction to VMware Data Recovery Appliance
Strategies for backing up Virtual Machines Efficiently
Access And Authentication Control
Controlling User Access through Roles and Permissions
Configuring and Managing the ESXi Firewall
Understanding ESXi Lockdown Mode
Integrating ESXi with Active Directory
Introduction to VMware vShield Zones
Resource Management And Monitoring
Introduction to Virtual CPU and Memory Concepts
Exploring CPU and Memory Optimization Techniques
Configuring and Managing Resource Pools
Monitoring Resources using vCenter Server Performance
High Availability And Fault Tolerance
Introduction to vSphere High Availability (HA) Architecture
Configuring and Managing vSphere HA Clusters
Introduction to VMware Fault Tolerance
Exploring VMware Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS)
Configuring and Managing VMware DRSs
Configuring Enhanced vMotion Compatibility
Using vSphere HA and DRS Together
Patch Management
Managing ESXi Patching using vCenter
Installing Update Manager and Update Manager Plug-ins
Creating Patch Baselines
Scanning and Remediating Hosts