VMware vSphere 6: Install, Configure, Manage (VICM)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline
 

Who should attend

  • System administrators
  • Systems engineers

Prerequisites

  • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems
  • Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals course for VCA-DCV certification

Course Objectives

VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage is our best-selling course. It features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere® 6, which includes VMware ESXi™ 6 and VMware vCenter Server™ 6. This course prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size and forms the foundation for most other VMware technologies in the software-defined data center.

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

  • Describe the software-defined data center
  • Deploy an ESXi host and create virtual machines
  • Describe vCenter Server architecture
  • Deploy a vCenter Server instance or VMware vCenter Server™ Appliance™
  • Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host
  • Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware vSphere® Client™ and VMware vSphere® Web Client
  • Configure virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
  • Use vCenter Server to manage various types of host storage: VMware vSphere® VMFS, NFS, virtual SAN, and Virtual Volumes
  • Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  • Create 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 VMware vRealize™ Operations Manager™ to identify and solve issues through analytics and alerts
  • Manage VMware vSphere® High Availability and VMware vSphere® Fault Tolerance
  • Use VMware vSphere® Replication™ and VMware vSphere® Data Protection™ to replicate virtual machines and perform data recovery
  • Use VMware vSphere® Distributed Resource Scheduler™ clusters to improve host scalability
  • Use vSphere distributed switches to improve network scalability
  • Use VMware vSphere® Update Manager™ to apply patches and perform basic troubleshooting of ESXi hosts, virtual machines, and vCenter Server operations

Course Content

  • 1 Course Introduction
  • 2 Software-Defined Data Center
  • 3 Creating Virtual Machines
  • 4 vCenter Server
  • 5 Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
  • 6 Configuring and Managing Virtual Storage
  • 7 Virtual Machine Management
  • 8 Resource Management and Monitoring
  • 9 vSphere HA and vSphere Fault Tolerance
  • 10 Host Scalability
  • 11 vSphere Update Manager and Host Maintenance
  • 12 Installing vSphere Components
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,300.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 4,980.-
  • VMware Training Credits: 42 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 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,790.- €
  • VMware Training Credits: 42 VTC
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Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,340.- €
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Germany
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016 Frankfurt guaranteed date! Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
02/01/2017 - 06/01/2017 Berlin Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
02/01/2017 - 06/01/2017 Münster Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
09/01/2017 - 13/01/2017 Munich Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
16/01/2017 - 20/01/2017 Düsseldorf Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
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12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016 Rome Time zone: Europe/Rome
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016 Toulouse
19/12/2016 - 23/12/2016 Utrecht
23/01/2017 - 27/01/2017 Utrecht New version 6.5
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09/01/2017 - 13/01/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
23/01/2017 - 27/01/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
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06/02/2017 - 10/02/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
27/02/2017 - 03/03/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
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27/03/2017 - 31/03/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
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Switzerland
09/01/2017 - 13/01/2017 Zurich
06/02/2017 - 10/02/2017 Zurich
06/03/2017 - 10/03/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
10/04/2017 - 14/04/2017 Zurich 4 days VMware Special Aktionstermin
08/05/2017 - 12/05/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
12/06/2017 - 16/06/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
10/07/2017 - 14/07/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
07/08/2017 - 11/08/2017 Zurich VMware Special Aktionstermin
Austria
13/02/2017 - 17/02/2017 Vienna (iTLS) This course is being delivered by a partner
24/04/2017 - 28/04/2017 Vienna (iTLS) This course is being delivered by a partner
26/06/2017 - 30/06/2017 Vienna (iTLS) This course is being delivered by a partner
04/09/2017 - 08/09/2017 Vienna (iTLS) This course is being delivered by a partner
20/11/2017 - 24/11/2017 Vienna (iTLS) This course is being delivered by a partner

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