VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V5.5]
This advanced, intensive training course, for experienced VMware® vSphere® personnel, teaches advanced skills for configuring and maintaining a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. The course is based on VMware ESXi 5.0 and VMware vCenter Server 5.0.
This course prepares the student for the VMware Certified Advanced Professional - Data Center Administration [V5] certification (VCAP5-DCA). Completion of this course also satisfies the prerequisite for taking the VMware Certified Professional 5 exam.
Experienced system administrators
and system integrators
Willingness to participate in a demanding, high-intensity training experience
Comfort with system administration using command-line interfaces Attendance of one of the following courses: VMware vSphere: Install, Configure & Manage (VSICM) VMware vSphere: What's New (VMWN) VMware vSphere: Fast Track (VSFT)
At the end of the course, you should be able to do the following:
· Configure and manage ESXi networking and storage for the
large and sophisticated enterprise.
Manage changes to the vSphere environment. Optimize the performance of vSphere components. Troubleshoot faults and identify their root causes. Use a command-line interface and the vSphere Management
Assistant to manage vSphere.
Use vSphere Auto Deploy to provision ESXi hosts.
1 Course Introduction
Introductions and course logistics Course objectives
2 VMware Management Resources
Configure VMware vSphere® Management Assistant (vMA) Understand the esxcli and vicfg commands Configure ESXi Tech Support Mode and ssh access Understand important ESXi and vCenter Server log files Configure a centralized ESXi log host
3 Performance in a Virtualized Environment
Understand the vSphere performance troubleshooting methodology Understand software and hardware virtualization techniques and their impact on performance
4 Network Scalability
Create, configure, and manage vSphere distributed switches Use the command-line for network configuration Understand distributed switch features such as PVLANs, Network I/O Control, port mirroring, and NetFlow
5 Network Optimization
Understand performance features of network adapters Understand performance features of vSphere networking Monitor key network performance metrics Troubleshoot common network performance problems
6 Storage Scalability
Configure storage multipathing Understand VAAI and VASA Explain policy-driven storage Add a storage policy to a virtual machine storage profile Describe Storage DRS operation Configure Storage DRS and Storage I/O Control
7 Storage Optimization
Diagnose storage access problems Understand how storage protocols, VMFS configuration, load balancing, and queuing affect performance Monitor key storage performance metrics Troubleshoot common storage performance problems
8 CPU Optimization
Understand CPU scheduler and other features that impact CPU performance Monitor key CPU performance metrics Troubleshoot common CPU performance problems
9 Memory Optimization
Understand memory reclamation techniques and overcommitment Monitor key memory performance metrics Troubleshoot common CPU performance problems
10 Virtual Machine and Cluster Optimization
Understand performance guidelines for DRS clusters, resource pools, and resource allocation settings Troubleshoot virtual-machine power-on failures Troubleshoot vSphere cluster errors
11 Host and Management Scalability
Use Image Builder to create an ESXi installation image Use Host Profiles to manage ESXi configuration compliance Use vCenter Server Linked Mode to manage multiple vCenter Server inventories Configure and manage VMware vSphere® Distributed Power Management? Understand VMware vSphere® PowerCLI? and customize scripts Use vSphere Auto Deploy to provision ESXi hosts Tilmelding til VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V5.5]
Kursus den 20. - 24. april i Viby J
Kursus den 20. - 24. april i Ballerup