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VMware vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop (VSTS) [V6.7]

 

Course Overview

This five-day, hands-on training workshop provides you with the advanced knowledge, skills, and abilities to achieve competence in troubleshooting the VMware vSphere® 6.x environment. This workshop increases your skill and competence in using the command-line interface, VMware vSphere® Web Client, VMware vRealize® Log lnsight™, and other tools to analyze and solve problems.

The Advanced courses is delivered directly by VMware.

Who should attend

  • System administrators
  • System integrators

Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Prerequisites

Required prerequisites include completion of one of the following:

Experience with working at the command prompt is highly recommended.

Course Objectives

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

  • Use vSphere Web Client, the command-line interface, and logs to diagnose and resolve problems in the vSphere environment
  • Introduce troubleshooting principles and procedures
  • Troubleshoot networking problems and recover from these problems
  • Analyze storage failure scenarios and resolve the problems
  • Troubleshoot vSphere cluster failure scenarios and analyze possible causes
  • Diagnose common VMware vSphere® High Availability problems and provide solutions
  • Troubleshoot problems related to virtual machine migration (VMware vSphere® vMotion®) and improve resource use (VMware vSphere® Distributed Resource Scheduler™)
  • Troubleshoot VMware vCenter Server® problems
  • Identify VMware ESXi™ host problems, analyze failure scenarios, and correct them
  • Troubleshoot faulty virtual machines, including installation problems, snapshot problems, connection problems, and more

Course Content

Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
  • Describe the content of this course
  • Gain a complete picture of the VMware certification system
  • Familiarize yourself with the benefits of the VMware Education Learning Zone
  • Identify additional resources
Introduction to Troubleshooting
  • Identify the effects of a system problem
  • Define the scope of troubleshooting
  • Use a structured approach
  • Understand the principles of troubleshooting
  • Follow a logical troubleshooting procedure
  • Examine examples of troubleshooting
Troubleshooting Tools
  • Use command-line tools to identify and troubleshoot problems
  • Use VMware vSphere® Management Assistant
  • Find and interpret important log files
  • Use vRealize Log Insight for log aggregation, efficient log search, and problem analysis
Networking
  • Identify the symptoms of network-related problems
  • Analyze and resolve standard switch and distributed switch problems
  • Analyze virtual machine connectivity problems and fix them
  • Examine common management network connectivity problems and restore configurations
  • Identify and prevent potential problems
Storage
  • Troubleshoot storage (iSCSI, NFS, VMware vSphere® VMFS, VMware vSAN™, and VMware vSphere® Virtual Volumes™) connectivity problems
  • Analyze storage-related logs
  • Analyze hardware malfunction and software misconfiguration scenarios
  • Identify multipathing-related problems, including permanent device loss (PDL) and all paths down (APD)
  • Analyze possible causes, recover from the faulty conditions, and restore storage visibility
vSphere Clusters
  • Identify and recover from problems related to vSphere HA
  • Analyze and troubleshoot various types of vSphere vMotion problems related to virtual machine migrations
  • Discuss and recover from vSphere DRS problems to achieve proper function and balanced resource use
  • Examine vSphere cluster failure scenarios and possible solutions
Virtual Machines
  • Analyze and resolve common virtual machine snapshot problems
  • Identify possible causes and resolve virtual machine power-on problems
  • Troubleshoot virtual machine connection state problems
  • Resolve problems seen during VMware Tools™ installations
  • Examine failure scenarios and provide solutions
vCenter Server and ESXi
  • Understand the vCenter Server and VMware Platform Services Controller™ architecture in vSphere 6.x
  • Identify and resolve authentication problems
  • Troubleshoot VMware Certificate Authority and certificate problems
  • Analyze and fix problems with vCenter Server services
  • Analyze and fix vCenter Server database problems
  • Identify VMware vCenter Server® High Availability problems
  • Examine ESXi host and vCenter Server failure scenarios and resolve the problems
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,750.- €
  • Switzerland: 3,750.- €

  • VMware Training Credits: 46 VTC
Digital courseware

Courseware language: English

Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,750.- €
  • Switzerland: 3,750.- €

  • VMware Training Credits: 46 VTC
Digital courseware

Courseware language: English

 
Click on town name to book Schedule
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
Germany
16/03/2020 ― 20/03/2020 Hamburg
25/05/2020 ― 29/05/2020 Munich
02/11/2020 ― 06/11/2020 Berlin
16/11/2020 ― 20/11/2020 Schwalbach
07/12/2020 ― 11/12/2020 Munich
14/12/2020 ― 18/12/2020 Hamburg
Switzerland
11/05/2020 ― 15/05/2020 Zurich
05/10/2020 ― 09/10/2020 Geneva Course language: French
Austria
15/06/2020 ― 19/06/2020 Vienna
28/09/2020 ― 02/10/2020 Vienna

Fast Lane Flex™ Classroom If you can't find a suitable date, don't forget to check our world-wide FLEX™ training schedule.

Europe
Belgium
23/03/2020 ― 27/03/2020 Mechelen Course language: English
Denmark
16/03/2020 ― 20/03/2020 Copenhagen Course language: English
16/03/2020 ― 20/03/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Copenhagen Course language: English
22/06/2020 ― 26/06/2020 Copenhagen Course language: English
22/06/2020 ― 26/06/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Copenhagen Course language: English
France
16/03/2020 ― 20/03/2020 Paris
11/05/2020 ― 15/05/2020 Lille Course language: English
11/05/2020 ― 15/05/2020 Paris
11/05/2020 ― 15/05/2020 Rouen Course language: English
25/05/2020 ― 29/05/2020 Paris Course language: English
08/06/2020 ― 12/06/2020 Aix-en-Provence Course language: English
08/06/2020 ― 12/06/2020 Lyon Course language: English
08/06/2020 ― 12/06/2020 Strasbourg Course language: English
Italy
23/03/2020 ― 27/03/2020 Milan
07/09/2020 ― 11/09/2020 Milan
Netherlands
23/03/2020 ― 27/03/2020 Amsterdam Course language: English
23/03/2020 ― 27/03/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Amsterdam Course language: English
22/06/2020 ― 26/06/2020 Nieuwegein Course language: English
22/06/2020 ― 26/06/2020 Online Training Time zone: Europe/Amsterdam Course language: English
Norway
08/06/2020 ― 12/06/2020 Trondheim Course language: English
Poland
16/03/2020 ― 20/03/2020 Katowice
20/04/2020 ― 24/04/2020 Warsaw
11/05/2020 ― 15/05/2020 Warsaw
08/06/2020 ― 12/06/2020 Krakow
29/06/2020 ― 03/07/2020 Warsaw
07/09/2020 ― 11/09/2020 Warsaw
23/11/2020 ― 27/11/2020 Warsaw
07/12/2020 ― 11/12/2020 Warsaw
Spain
01/06/2020 ― 05/06/2020 FLEX training This is an Spanish language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Madrid
07/09/2020 ― 11/09/2020 FLEX training This is an Spanish language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Madrid
09/11/2020 ― 13/11/2020 FLEX training This is an Spanish language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Madrid
Sweden
12/10/2020 ― 16/10/2020 Kista
Middle East
United Arab Emirates
12/04/2020 ― 16/04/2020 Dubai Course language: English
27/09/2020 ― 01/10/2020 Dubai Course language: English