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VCP550 - VMware Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization

LIVE LAB:

VCP550 - VMware Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization

Practical exercises in a live environment to help you get real-world, hands-on experience.

Overview

The VCP550 Practice-Lab will provide you with the necessary platform to gain hands on skills in VSphere 5.5. By completing the lab tasks you will improve your practical skills in installing and configure vCenter server, configuring VMware ESXi, securing vCenter Server and ESXi, configuring vNetwork standard switches, configuring vNetwork distributed switches, configuring vSS/vDS policies, managing VMFS datastores, managing shared storage for vSphere, create and deploy Virtual Machines, create and deploy vApps, managing VM clones/templates, administer VMs / vApps, manage VMware clusters, implement VMware fault tolerance, manage resource pools, patch management, troubleshooting, monitoring and server alarms. These same tasks will help you understand the objectives and competencies required by the VCP550 certification exam.

Vendor:   VMware
Vendor Id:   VCP550
Version:   1
Level:   Intermediate
Learning Time:   900  Minutes

Exercises

  1. Install and Configure vCenter Server
  2. Total Learning Time is 50  Minutes and module version is 5

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Installing Virtual Centre Options
    • Manage Additional vCenter Server Components
    • Size the vCenter Server Database
    • Summary
  3. Basic VMware ESXi Configuration
  4. Total Learning Time is 50  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Configure VMware ESXi
    • Configure DNS and Routing on an ESXi Host
    • Configuring Other VMWare ESXi Settings
    • Summary
  5. Perform Upgrades of vCenter Server and VMware ESXi Components
  6. Total Learning Time is 30  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Upgrading vCenter Server and VMware ESXi Components
    • Summary
  7. Secure vCenter Server and ESXi
  8. Total Learning Time is 60  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Managing vCenter Server Privileges and Roles
    • Managing the Firewall in ESXi
    • Configure Additional Security Parameters in ESXi
    • Configure and Administer Single Sign-On
    • Summary
  9. Configure vNetwork Standard Switches
  10. Total Learning Time is 50  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Managing VSphere Standard Switches
    • Configure VMKernel Ports
    • Managing Port Groups
    • Summary
  11. Configure vNetwork Distributed Switches
  12. Total Learning Time is 50  Minutes and module version is 4

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Configure vSphere Distributed Switches
    • Managing dvPort Groups
    • Manage Virtual Adapters
    • Summary
  13. Configure vSS and vDS Policies
  14. Total Learning Time is 60  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Manage vSS and vDS Policies
    • Configure Load Balancing and Failover Policies
    • Configure VLAN Settings
    • Configure Traffic Shaping Policies
    • Summary
  15. Create and configure VMFS Datastores
  16. Total Learning Time is 30  Minutes and module version is 3

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Managing Datastores
    • Summary
  17. Configure Shared Storage for vSphere
  18. Total Learning Time is 50  Minutes and module version is 8

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Simple Storage Management
    • Manage vCenter Server Storage Filters
    • Configuring Shared Storage using iSCSI
    • Summary
  19. Create and Deploy Virtual Machines
  20. Total Learning Time is 60  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Viewing Virtual Guest Settings
    • Managing Virtual Machine Resources
    • Configure Virtual Guest Disk Options
    • Using VMware Converter
    • Summary
  21. Create and Deploy vApps
  22. Total Learning Time is 30  Minutes and module version is 4

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Administering vApps
    • Summary
  23. Manage Virtual Machine Clones and Templates
  24. Total Learning Time is 50  Minutes and module version is 3

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Deploying Virtual Guests
    • Managing Snapshots
    • OVF Templates
    • Summary
  25. Administer Virtual Machines and vApps
  26. Total Learning Time is 40  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Manage Virtual Machine Settings
    • Virtual Machine Storage Configuration
    • Summary
  27. Create and Configure VMware Clusters
  28. Total Learning Time is 40  Minutes and module version is 9

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Creating VMware Clusters
    • Managing Clusters
    • Summary
  29. Plan and Implement VMware Fault Tolerance
  30. Total Learning Time is 40  Minutes and module version is 3

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Manage vSphere Fault Tolerance
    • Migrate Virtual Machines using vMotion/Storage vMotion
    • Summary
  31. Create and Administer Resource Pools
  32. Total Learning Time is 30  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Managing Resource Pools
    • Summary
  33. Patch and Update ESXi and Virtual Machines
  34. Total Learning Time is 40  Minutes and module version is 7

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Administering Host Profiles
    • Manage Update Manager
    • Summary
  35. Perform Basic Troubleshooting
  36. Total Learning Time is 60  Minutes and module version is 4

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Troubleshooting Resources
    • Perform Basic vSphere Network Troubleshooting
    • Perform Basic vSphere Storage Troubleshooting
    • Perform Basic Troubleshooting for HA/DRS Clusters
    • Summary
  37. Create and Administer vCenter Server Alarms
  38. Total Learning Time is 30  Minutes and module version is 5

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Managing vCenter Server Alarms
    • Summary
  39. Monitor ESXi and vCenter Server and Virtual Machines
  40. Total Learning Time is 50  Minutes and module version is 2

    Exercises:
    • Introduction
    • Monitoring ESXi Hosts, vCenter Server and Virtual Machines
    • Performance Monitoring
    • Create and Administer vCenter Server Alarms
    • Summary
LIVE LAB Access to real hardware and software in real time and with full administrator privileges to gain real-world practical experience.
USD 295
  • 900
    + Minutes of practical exercises
  • Gain practical experience with real-world scenarios
  • Access to real hardware & software in real time
  • Experiment & put theory to practice
  • Includes exercises designed to prepare for exams.
  • 12 Months access (Unless indicated otherwise)
  • 10-Day money-back guarantee
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