VMware vSphere


VMware vSphere: Skills for Storage Administrators

United Arab Emirates:
USD 1,600.00 excl. VAT

Duration: 2 Days

Who should attend:

  • Storage administrators who support vSphere environments
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.

This course does not require prior vSphere knowledge or experience.
This course assumes that you have:

  • Storage administration experience
  • User-level experience with Windows or UNIX/Linux systems
Course Content

This course enables storage administrators to better plan and manage their storage systems to support a VMware vSphere™ environment. The course uses lecture, hands-on labs, and case studies to demonstrate vSphere interaction and operation with storage rather than to teach vSphere administration skills.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should understand storage functionality in vSphere and be able to:

  • Explain basic concepts related to virtual computing, including vSphere server and storage virtualization
  • Be a cooperative partner with vSphere administrators to design, configure, manage, and troubleshoot storage in a vSphere environment
  • Describe the trade-offs between storage design decisions
  • Plan a storage architecture that scales to the demands of a virtualized environment
  • Use the VMware vSphere Client, esxtop, resxtop, and vscsiStats to monitor storage configuration end to end from a virtual machine disk to a specific VMware® vStorage VMFS datastore
Course Outline

1 Course Introduction
2 Introduction to VMware Virtualization
3 VMware Storage Virtualization
4 Storage Performance and Troubleshooting
5 SAN Design Considerations
6 Multipathing Configuration and Management
7 VMware vStorage VMFS and Virtual Machine Snapshots
8 VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration

Further information

If you would like to know more about this course please contact us