What you’ll learn in this course

Provides the foundation necessary to effectively Deploy, Configure and Administrate VMware vSphere 6.7. Learners will receive hands-on, production environment oriented, scenario-based training on Installing, Configuring, Administrating and Troubleshooting VMware vSphere 6.7 for any Production environment with VMware Virtual Infrastructure.

At the end of the Training, Learners will be able to:
• Understand the Need of Virtualization.
• Understand Virtualization technologies.
• Understand the types of Virtualization.
• Know the Products of VMware.
• Install and Configure VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 6.7.
• Configure Management Network of ESXi.
• Create and Manage Virtual Machines in ESXi.
• Deep Drive on VM files.
• Installing Guest OS in VMs.
• Understand and Install VMware Tools.
• Understand and Manage VM Snapshot.
• Understand, Deploy and Configure vCenter Server Appliance.
• Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks in ESXi.
• Understanding Storage Concepts.
• Understand ESXi hosts using iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage.
• Create and Manage VMFS and NFS datastores.
• Templates and cloning to deploy new Virtual Machines.
• Customize a new Virtual Machine using customization specification.
• Understand and Manage Virtual Machine Migration.
• Manage vSphere vMotion and vSphere Storage vMotion migrations
• Resource Management and Monitoring.
• Create and use alarms to report certain conditions or events.
• Understand functions and benefits of a vSphere DRS cluster.
• Configure and Manage a vSphere DRS cluster.
• Understand vSphere HA architecture.
• Configure and Manage a vSphere HA cluster.
• Use VMware vSphere Update Manager to apply patches.
VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage
Course Modules :
1. Introduction
• Introduction to Virtualization
• Why Virtualization
• What is Virtualization

2. Virtualization Components
• Types of Virtualization
• VMware Products

3. ESXi Installation
• Requirements to Install ESXi 6.7
• Installing ESXi 6.7
• Configure Management Interface
• Connect ESXi using vSphere Web Client

4. Create and Manage Virtual Machines
• Create New VMs
• Virtual Machine files
• Customise VM Configuration
• Mounting CD for VMs
• Installing Guest OS in VM
• Remove and Add VMs in Inventory

5. Virtual Machine Management
• Understand and Install VMware Tools
• Understand VM Snapshot
• Create and Manage VM Snapshot

6. Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
• Create and manage vSwitches
• Manage Uplink adapters for vSwitches
• Create and Manage Portgroups and VLAN
• vSwitch security and load-balancing policies

7. Configuring and Managing Virtual Storage
• Introduce storage protocols and storage types
• iSCSI, NFS, and Fibre Channel storage
• Create and manage Datastores

8. vCenter Server
• Introduce the vCenter Server architecture
• Deploy and configure vCenter Server Appliance
• Use vSphere Web Client
9. VM Cloning and Templates
• Understand VM Cloning and Template
• Understand VM Customization Specification
• Clone and Deploy New VM
• Create VM Template
• Deploy new VM using Template

10. VM Migration
• Understand the types of Migration
• Considerations of Cold and Hot Migration
• Perform Cold Migration
• Perform Hot Migration(vMotion)

11. Resource Management and Monitoring
• Set reservations, limits, and shares
• Configure and manage resource pools
• Monitor resource usage
• Create alarms to report certain events

12. vSphere Cluster
• Understand vSphere Cluster
• Create and Manage vSphere Cluster

13. vSphere Distributed Resource Scheduler ( DRS )
• Understand vSphere DRS
• DRS Automation and Affinity Rules
• Configure and Manage vSphere DRS

14. vSphere High Availability (HA)
• Understand vSphere HA architecture
• Understand vSphere HA heartbeat
• Configure and Manage vSphere HA

15. vSphere Update Manager
• Use vSphere Update Manager
• Patching of ESXi and Virtual Machines
Course Duration : 5 Days, Total Hours: 30