VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale (VOS)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

This Advanced course is delivered by VMware.

Who should attend

  • System Administrator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Data Center Operations Professionals
  • Technology Professionals seeking ! certification


Required prerequisites include completion of one of the following courses:

Experience working at the command prompt is highly recommended.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course and it's labs you will be able to:

  • Configure and manage ESXi networking and storage for a large and sophisticated enterprise
  • Manage changes to the vSphere environment
  • Optimize the performance of all vSphere components
  • Harden the vSphere environment against security threats
  • Troubleshoot operational faults and identify their root causes
  • Use VMware vSphere® ESXi™ Shell and VMware vSphere® Management Assistant to manage vSphere
  • Use VMware vSphere® Auto Deploy™ to provision ESXi hosts

Note: About one-third of the VMware vSphere 5.5 to 6: What’s New (VIWN) course content is repeated in this course. The scalability topics in VMware vSphere 6.0: Fast Track (VVFT) are repeated in this course.

Course Content

VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale is designed for experienced VMware vSphere® users. It teaches advanced skills for configuring and maintaining a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. Through a mix of lecture and hands-on labs, you will configure and optimize the vSphere features that build a foundation for a truly scalable infrastructure and discuss when and where these features have the greatest effect. Anyone who is ready to take their understanding of vSphere to a deeper level and learn how to use advanced features and controls will greatly benefit from this course. The course is based on VMware ESXi™ 6 and VMware vCenter Server™ 6.

This course prepares the student for the !. Also, successful completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite to take the ! certification exam.

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,630.- €
  • VMware Training Credits: 56 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.

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Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,630.- €
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  • Germany: 3,630.- €
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07/11/2016 - 11/11/2016 Hamburg guaranteed date!
28/11/2016 - 02/12/2016 Berlin
28/11/2016 - 02/12/2016 Cologne
28/11/2016 - 02/12/2016 Hamburg
28/11/2016 - 02/12/2016 Hanover
28/11/2016 - 02/12/2016 Munich
28/11/2016 - 02/12/2016 Schwalbach
28/11/2016 - 02/12/2016 Stuttgart
International guaranteed dates
31/10/2016 - 04/11/2016 London
31/10/2016 - 04/11/2016 Nieuwegein
31/10/2016 - 04/11/2016 Online Training Time zone: Europe/London Course language: English
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05/12/2016 - 09/12/2016 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Bratislava
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016 Basel
19/12/2016 - 23/12/2016 Lausanne Course language: French
06/02/2017 - 10/02/2017 Basel
03/04/2017 - 07/04/2017 Bern
03/04/2017 - 07/04/2017 Zurich
10/07/2017 - 15/07/2017 Bern
18/09/2017 - 22/09/2017 Basel
30/01/2017 - 03/02/2017 Vienna
13/03/2017 - 17/03/2017 Vienna
24/04/2017 - 28/04/2017 Vienna
29/05/2017 - 02/06/2017 Vienna
28/08/2017 - 01/09/2017 Vienna
09/10/2017 - 13/10/2017 Vienna

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