VMWare

This course will cover all the aspects required to design, configure and manage a Virtual Data Center environment using VMware vSphere Virtualization Technology. You also learn how to build a Private/Public/Hybrid Cloud.The course will provide hands-on experience on Virtual Data Center Infrastructure Administration and building a cloud. The training will be given by Senior System/Network Engineers with several years of field experience in Virtualization.

 

The training will be given by Senior System / Network Engineers with several years of field experience in Virtualization.

  • Introduction to virtualization
    • Understanding Virtualization
    • Diff types of Virtualization
    • Virtualization products
    • Understanding components of VMware vSphere
    • Introduction to VMware ESX/ESXi Server
  • Understanding Datacenter Infrastructure
    • Understanding Datacenter Environment
    • Virtualization in present & future Datacenters
    • Understanding the Role of VMware Administrator
  • Installation of ESXI Server
    • Planing ESX/ESXi Server
    • Understanding requirements
    • Understanding vSphere Client
    • Configuring ESXi
  • Virtual Machines Concepts
    • Understanding Virtual Machine
    • Understanding Diff VM files
    • Virtual Machine Hardware
  • Virtual Machine Creation and Management
    • Create a Virtual Machine
    • Deploying guest operating system into VM
    • Understanding VMware tools
    • Deploying Virtual Appliance
    • Deploying OVF Templates
    • Configuring VM�s to auto start & auto shutdown
  • Configuring and Managing Storage
    • Storage Concepts
    • Storage Overview
    • DAS, FC SAN, iSCSI, FCoE, NAS
    • Types of Datastore, VMFS, NFS
  • Configuring Storage
    • Configuring iSCSI Storage
    • Configuring NAS/NFS Storage
    • FC SAN Storage, FCoE
    • Multipathing With iSCSI, NAS, FC SAN
  • VMFS Data stores
    • Creating a VMFS datastore
    • Increase the Size of VMFS datastore
    • Deleting/Unmouting a VMFS datastore
  • VSA
    • VMware vSphere Storage Appliance
    • VSA Benefits, Features, Architecture
    • Installing and Managing VSA, VSA Manager
  • Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
    • vNetwork Standard Switches
    • Understanding vSwitch & port group
    • Configuring virtual Switch & port groups
    • Understanding VM kernel Adaptor
  • Configuring Standard Virtual Switch Policies
    • Understanding Security policies
    • Configuring Traffic shaping policies
    • NIC Teaming Policy
  • Install & Configure vCenter Server
    • Understanding Architecture of vCenter Server
    • ESXi and vCenter Communication
    • vCenter Server Components
    • vCenter Single Sign on
    • Installing vCenter Server
    • Configure and manage vCenter Server Appliance
    • Managing vCenter Server Inventory
    • Navigating vSphere Client
    • Adding ESXi hosts to vCenter Server
    • vCenter Server License views, Events, System logs
  • VM Migration
    • Understanding types of migration
    • Importance of VMware vSphere vMotion
    • vMotion Requirements
    • Perform vMotion migration
    • Perform Storage vMotion migration
    • Perform Enhanced vMotion migration
  • VMware Clusters High Availability
    • vSphere High Availability
    • Configuring vSphere HA
    • vSphere HA architecture
    • Adding ESXi Host to a Cluster
    • Test vSphere HA functionality
  • Fault Tolerance
    • Understanding Fault Tolerance
    • Configuring Fault Tolerance
    • Testing Fault Tolerance
  • Host Scalability (DRS Cluster)
    • Understanding VMware vSphere DRS Cluster
    • Benefits of Enhanced vMotion Compatibility(EVC)
    • DRS Cluster Setting
    • Adding a host to DRS Cluster
    • Test DRS Cluster Functionality
  • Patch Management
    • Describe VMware vSphere Update Manager
    • Installing update Manager
    • Configuring update manager
    • Remediate ESXi Hosts
  • Data Protection
    • Traditional Backup and virtual Infrastructure Backup
    • vSphere Data Protection Components Architecture
    • Deploying and configure VDP
    • Virtual Machine Backup and Restore
  • Access and Authentication Control
    • Configuring ESXi host access and authentication
    • ESXi Firewall Enabling & Disabling Lockdown Mode
    • Integrating ESXi with AD
    • Configuring Roles and Permissions
    • Create a custom role in vCenter Server
    • Assign permissions on vCenter
    • Verify Permission
  • Resource Management and Monitoring
    • Virtual CPU and Memory Concepts
    • VM Memory Over commitment
    • Virtual SMP, CPU Load balancing
    • CPU, Memory and Disk resources
    • Establish shares, Limits and Reservations
    • Understanding Resource Pools
    • VM Resource Usage
    • Resource Monitoring Tools
    • vCenter Performance Charts
    • Interpreting Data from the Tools
  • Scheduled Task, Events & Alarms
    • Understand Task, Events & Alarms
    • Configuring SMTP
    • Configuring Alarms
  • vSphere Web Client
    • Understanding Web Client
    • Administering vSphere using web client
  • VMware vShield Endpoint
    • Understanding vShield Endpoint
    • Deploying security virtual appliance
    • Securing VM’S using vShield from Virus & Malwares
  • Advanced Topics: Distributed Switch
    • Understanding Distributed Switch Architecture
    • Configuring Distributed Switch
    • Understanding VLAN Trunks
    • Configure private VLAN Trunks & Private VLAN’s
  • VMware vCenter Standalone Converter
    • Converting physical to virtual machine
    • Converting virtual to virtual
  • UP-gradation of server
    • Requirements for migration
    • Up gradation to ESXi 5.x from FSXi 4.x
  • Managing vSphere Using command line interface
    • Tools vCLI, vMA, SSH Client
    • Managing ESXi
    • Managing VM’s
  • Understanding ESXi Server Architecture
    • Understanding ESXi operating system
    • Understanding Virtualization kernel
  • Troubleshooting Virtual Infrastructure
    • Various Real Time Troubleshooting Scenerios
    • Troubleshooting VMs
    • Troubleshooting ESXi hosts, Networking, Storage
Duration
  • 30 Days training program
  • Monday - Friday (2 hours) / weekend (5 hours)
  • Practical on real hardware
  • Live setup
Further Courses
  • MCSE
  • CCIE
  • AZURE