VMware vCloud Director: Install, Configure, Manage (VCDICM)

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Course Overview

In this five-day course, you will focus on designing, installing, configuring, and managing VMware vCloud Director® 8.10 for service providers. You will learn about self-service provisioning, the creation of organizations, virtual data centers, and catalog services that include predefined virtual machines, and on-demand VMware NSX® networks as well as the integrated use of VMware Virtual SAN™. This course also covers interfacing vCloud Director with other systems through the use of various APIs.

Product Alignment

  • vCloud Director 8.10
  • Virtual SAN 6.2
  • NSX 6.2

This Advanced course is delivered by VMware.

Who should attend

Cloud architects, systems engineers, data center administrators, and cloud administrators with experience in a service provider or managed services environment

Prerequisites

This course requires completion of the following course:

This course recommends completion of the following e-learning courses:

  • VMware vCloud Director: Fundamentals [V8.10]
  • VMware Virtual SAN: Fundamentals [V6.2]
  • VMware Network Virtualization Fundamentals

Substantial knowledge of TCP/IP networking is helpful.

Course Objectives

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

  • Design a vCloud Director environment
  • Deploy vCloud Director
  • Manage vCloud Director to satisfy service provider needs
  • Configure Virtual SAN and VMware vSphere® storage to enable multiple tiers in provider virtual data centers
  • Create and manage vCloud Director organizations and vApps to satisfy business needs
  • Create and manage vCloud Director catalogs
  • Transfer virtual machine workloads from vSphere into and out of vCloud Director
  • Configure networking for organizations and vApps with the help of NSX
  • Use NSX to create hybrid cloud connectivity between a public cloud and a private cloud
  • Create an interface between vCloud Director and Microsoft Active Directory servers

Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Software-Defined Data Center
  • Cloud Computing and Cloud Director Overview
  • vCloud Director Architecture and Components
  • vCloud Providers
  • vCloud Director Organizations
  • vCloud Networking with NSX
  • Basic Security
  • Managing Cloud Resources
  • Managing vSphere Resources
  • Monitoring vCloud Components
  • vCloud Director API and Metadata
  • vCloud Director Installation
  • vCloud Director Upgrade
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 5,080.- €
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.


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Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 5,080.- €
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