VCAP5-Data Centre Administration

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VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 – Data Center Administration (VCAP5-DCA) - Note, this exam and certification will be retired on 30 November 2016

Completion of ONE of the following courses

  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale v5.5
  • VMware vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop v5.5
*Please note exams are not included with this course fee and need to be purchased separately in order to obtain certification.
Overview

VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 – Data Center Administration (VCAP5-DCA) - Note, this exam and certification will be retired on 30 November 2016

The VMware Certified Advanced Professional 5 – Data Center Administration (VCAP5-DCA) is a unique, lab-based exam where you will perform tasks using actual equipment to verify your skill at installing, configuring, and administering large and complex virtualized environments. Earning this certification gives you an advanced, industry-recognized credential that demonstrates your expertise with VMware vSphere 5, as well as your ability to use automation tools and implement virtualized environments.

Training and exams:

Completion of ONE of the following courses

  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale v5.5
  • VMware vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop v5.5

Plus ONE of the following exams

  • VSCA550*
  • VDCA510*

*Please note exams are not included with the course fee and need to be purchased separately in order to obtain certification.

Courses
Course:

VMware vSphere Optimize and Scale

Desc:
5 days
$6138.00 inc. GST

Skills Gained

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Configure and manage ESXi networking and storage for a large and sophisticated enterprise
  • Manage changes to the vSphere environment
  • Optimize the performance of all vSphere components
  • Harden the vSphere environment against security threats
  • Troubleshoot operational faults and identify their root causes
  • Use VMware vSphere® ESXi™ Shell and VMware vSphere® Management Assistant to manage vSphere
  • Use VMware vSphere® Auto Deploy™ to provision ESXi hosts
Course:

VMware vSphere Troubleshooting Workshop

Desc:
5 days
$6138.00 inc. GST

Skills Gained

By the end of the course, you should gain a solid understanding of the functionality in vSphere 6 and be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Use vSphere Web Client, the command-line interface, and logs to diagnose and resolve problems in the vSphere environment
  • Introducetroubleshooting principals and procedures
  • Troubleshoot networking issuesand recover from them
  • Analyze storage failure scenarios and resolve the issues
  • Troubleshoot vSphere cluster failure scenarios and analyze possible causes
  • Diagnose common VMware vSphere®High Availability issues and provide solutions
  • Troubleshoot problems related to virtual machine migration (VMware vSphere®vMotion®) and
  • improve resource use (VMware vSphere®Distributed Resource Scheduler™)
  • Troubleshoot vCenter Server issues
  • Identify ESXi host issues (analyze failure scenarios and  correct them)
  • Troubleshoot faulty virtual machines, including installation issues, snapshot issues, connection issues, and more