VMware vSphere


VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (VSICM)


Who should attend:

  • System administrators
  • Systems engineers
An individual course planning is possible for this kind of course. If you would like to know more about this course please either call us on +971 4 42 89 440 or send an email to training@flane.com.

System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems

Course Content

This five-day course features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere 6.5, which includes VMware ESXi 6.5 and VMware vCenter Server 6.5. This course prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size. It is the foundation for most other VMware technologies in the software-defined data center

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should understand vSphere 5.5 functions and features and be able to meet the following objectives:

• Describe the software-defined data center
• Explain the vSphere components and their function in the infrastrucutre 
• Deploy an ESXi host 
• Deploy VMware vCenter Appliance
• Use a local content library as an ISO store and deploy a virtual machine
• Describe vCenter Server architecture 
• Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host 
• Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware Host Client and VMware vSphere Web Client 
• Describe virtual networks with vSphere standard switches 
• Configure standard switch policies 
• Use vCenter Server to manage various types of host storage: VMware vSphereVMFS, NFS, iSCSI, and RDM
• Examine the features and functions of Fibre Channel and VMware vSAN
• Manage virtual machines with VMware vSphere vMotion
• Use VMware vSphere Storage vMotion to migrate virtual machine storage
• Monitor resource usage and manage resource pools 
• Use esxtop to identify and solve performance issues
• Discuss the VMware vSphere High Availability cluster architecuture 
• Configure vSphere HA
• Manage vSphere HA 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 VMware vSphere Update Manager to apply patches and perform basic troubleshooting of ESXi hosts, virtual machines, and vCenter Server operations

Further information

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