VMware vSphere 5: Design Workshop (VDW)

Course Description Schedule
 

Who should attend

VMware pre- and postsales technical professionals responsible for designing vSphere architectures

Prerequisites

Knowledge of vSphere 5 installation, upgrade, configuration, and administration

Course Objectives

  • Understand and apply a framework to a design.
  • Design a storage solution to use vSphere in an enterprise.
  • Design a network to use vSphere in an enterprise.
  • Design compute resources for an enterprise.
  • Design virtual machines to run applications in a virtual infrastructure.
  • Design a virtual datacenter for an enterprise.
  • Incorporate management and monitoring features in the design.
  • Identify design goals, requirements, constraints, and risks.
  • Identify useful information for making design decisions.
  • Recognize and analyze best-practice recommendations.
  • Analyze alternative design choices.

Course Content

1 Course Introduction

  • Identify the course goals
  • Identify the course objectives
  • View the course module outline

2 Design Process Overview

  • Clarify key terminology
  • Identify and discuss design guidelines, design approaches, design sessions, and design decisions and implications, and create a design framework
  • Define and describe a framework methodology
  • Identify design tools, including the architecture quality matrix, Information Technology Infrastructure Library v3, and the vSphere technology stack

3 VMware vSphere Storage Design

  • Identify useful information for making design decisions about virtual and physical storage
  • Recognize and analyze best-practice recommendations
  • Analyze alternative storage design choices
  • Communicate choices and their benefits and risks to the customer
  • Develop a storage design

4 VMware vSphere Network Design

  • Identify useful information for making design decisions about virtual and physical networks
  • Recognize and analyze best-practice recommendations
  • Analyze alternative network design choices
  • Communicate choices and their benefits and risks to the customer
  • Develop a network design

5 Compute Resources Design

  • Identify useful information for making design decisions about host CPU and memory
  • Recognize and analyze best-practice recommendations
  • Analyze alternative host design choices
  • Communicate choices and their benefits and risks to the customer
  • Develop a host design

6 Virtual Machine Design

  • Identify useful information for making design decisions about virtual machines
  • Recognize and analyze best-practice recommendations
  • Analyze alternative virtual machine design choices
  • Communicate choices and their benefits and risks to the customer
  • Develop a virtual machine design

7 VMware vSphere Virtual Datacenter Design

  • Identify useful information for making design decisions about virtual datacenters regarding management server and cluster configuration
  • Recognize and analyze best-practice recommendations
  • Analyze alternative virtual datacenter design choices
  • Communicate choices and their benefits and risks to the customer
  • Develop a virtual datacenter design

8 Management and Monitoring Design

  • Identify useful information for making design decisions about management and monitoring
  • Recognize and analyze best-practice recommendations
  • Analyze alternative management and monitoring design choices
  • Communicate choices and their benefits and risks to the customer
  • Develop a management and monitoring design
Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,100.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 3,030.-
  • VMware Training Credits: 27 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
Online Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,100.- €
  • VMware Training Credits: 27 VTC
Digital courseware Dates and Booking
 
Click on town name to bookSchedule
Germany
08/02/2017 - 10/02/2017 Hamburg
15/03/2017 - 17/03/2017 Frankfurt
18/04/2017 - 20/04/2017 Berlin
10/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Munich
12/06/2017 - 14/06/2017 Düsseldorf
05/07/2017 - 07/07/2017 Stuttgart
02/08/2017 - 04/08/2017 Hamburg
30/08/2017 - 01/09/2017 Frankfurt
Switzerland
15/03/2017 - 17/03/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
10/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
30/08/2017 - 01/09/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
18/10/2017 - 20/10/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin