VMware Mirage [V5.0] and Horizon with View [V6.0]: Fast Track (MHVFT)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline
 

Who should attend

Experienced system administrators and system integrators responsible for deploying Mirage and Horizon with View

Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Prerequisites

  • Ability to use VMware vSphere® Client™ to view the state of virtual machines, datastores, and networks
  • Experience accessing the guest operating system from the VMware vCenter Server™ virtual machine console
  • Ability to navigate Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2008
  • Experience in Microsoft Windows Active Directory administration

Course Objectives

This extended-hours, hands-on training course provides students with skills that they need to deploy a unified image management system using VMware Mirage™ as well as installing, configuring, and managing the VMware Horizon™ View™ component of VMware Horizon™. Students learn how to configure security, manage images, perform a Windows migration, set up endpoint protection, and perform various management functions with Mirage. Students will also gain practical experience with View concepts through the completion of hands-on labs that include VMware View® Manager™, VMware View® Composer™, and the View security server.

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

  • Describe the key concepts of Mirage
  • Recognize how Mirage fits into the VMware end-user computing vision
  • Identify the main Mirage use classifications
  • Define the function of each of the Mirage solution components
  • Install, configure, and upgrade Mirage
  • Identify the tasks for SSL configuration on a Mirage system
  • Discuss the management functions available in the Mirage Management Console
  • Deploy Mirage to endpoints
  • Explain the tasks for capturing and assigning base layers and application layers
  • Describe methods for performing disaster recovery with Mirage
  • Outline how to plan and perform a mass hardware migration with Mirage
  • Recognize how the file portal is set up and used
  • Identify View components
  • Install and configure View Connection Server
  • Install and configure virtual machines that become desktops
  • Configure and manage VMware Horizon® Client™ systems
  • Configure and manage pools of existing physical machines
  • Configure and manage automated pools of full virtual machines
  • Configure and manage pools of linked-clone machines
  • Configure and manage RDS pools of desktops and applications
  • Use View Administrator to configure the View environment
  • Configure secure access to View desktops
  • Describe steps to deploy View Persona Management for user profile management
  • Manage performance and scalability of a View deployment

Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Introduction to Mirage
  • Components and Architecture
  • Installing and Configuring Mirage
  • Mirage Security
  • Mirage Management Overview
  • Mirage Web Manager
  • Mirage Single Image Management
  • Windows 7 to Windows 8.1 Migration
  • Endpoint Protection with Mirage
  • Working with the Mirage File Portal
  • Introduction to Horizon and View
  • View Connection Server
  • View Desktops
  • Horizon Client Options
  • Creating and Managing Automated Pools
  • Creating and Managing Linked-Clone Desktop Pools
  • Creating and Managing RDS Desktop and Application Pools
  • Using View Administrator
  • Managing View Security
  • View Persona Management
  • Command-Line Tools and Backup Options
  • View Performance and Scalability
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 4,250.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 6,550.-
  • VMware Training Credits: 65 VTC
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.


Digital courseware Dates and Booking
 
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Germany
30/01/2017 - 03/02/2017 Stuttgart Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
03/04/2017 - 07/04/2017 Berlin
15/05/2017 - 19/05/2017 Hamburg
10/07/2017 - 14/07/2017 Frankfurt
04/09/2017 - 08/09/2017 Düsseldorf
23/10/2017 - 27/10/2017 Munich
04/12/2017 - 08/12/2017 Münster
Switzerland
15/05/2017 - 19/05/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
23/10/2017 - 27/10/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin