Data Center Automation with vRealize Orchestrator and vSphere PowerCLI (DCAROS)

 
This Advanced course is delivered directly by VMware.

Who should attend

Experienced vSphere administrators who want to use available tools to automate day-to-day tasks

Prerequisites

Completion of the following courses, or equivalent experience with vSphere deployments:

VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V7] (VSICM7)
VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V7] (VSOS7)

Course Objectives

This five-day course equips experienced VMware vSphere® administrators with the knowledge to use the automation tools that all vSphere customers have access to. Using real-world use cases and examples, students learn how to automate day-to-day administration tasks with VMware vSphere® PowerCLI™ and VMware vRealize® Orchestrator™. In this class, you use these tools to automate tasks in a lab environment.

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

  • Describe the features and benefits of automation in a vSphere environment
  • Understand the role of the vSphere Web services API in automation
  • Use the Managed Object Browser to view the structure of the vSphere Web services API and the VMware vCenter Server™ inventory
  • Use vSphere PowerCLI to deploy and manage virtual machines and virtual infrastructure
  • Run and manage vRealize Orchestrator workflows from the library
  • Design, develop, and run custom, reusable vRealize Orchestrator workflows
  • Incorporate JavaScript into vRealize Orchestrator workflows
  • Select the appropriate tool for automating tasks in vCenter Server

Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Automation in vSphere
  • vSphere API
  • vSphere PowerCLI Basics
  • Advanced vSphere PowerCLI and the vSphere API
  • vSphere PowerCLI Use Cases
  • vRealize Orchestrator Basics
  • vRealize Orchestrator Advanced
  • vRealize Orchestrator Use Cases
  • vRealize Orchestrator PowerCLI Plug-In
  • vRealize Orchestrator Integration
  • Guest Operations with vRealize Orchestrator and vSphere PowerCLI
  • Software Development Process and Tools

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • 3,440.— €
  • VMware PSO Credits: 43

Courseware language: English

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,440.— €
  • Switzerland: 3,440.— €
  • VMware PSO Credits: 43

Courseware language: English

 

Schedule

Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.

English

Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour

Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET)