VCP6 - Data Centre Virtualization

Overview

VMware Certified Professional 6 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP6-DCV)

Validate your ability to configure, administer and scale a vSphere virtualized data center. VCP6-DCV certification shows you can deploy, consolidate, and administer virtualization technologies including vSphere HA and DRS Clusters, storage virtualization using VMFS, Storage DRS and Storage I/O Control, network virtualization using vSphere standard and distributed switches and Network I/O Control, vSphere management using vCenter Server and vRealize Operations Manager Standard, and Virtual Machines.

Training and exams:

 

Alternatively, if you have had previous vSphere 5.x training but are not VCP certified.

Training and exams:

 *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 Install Configure and Manage V6.x

Desc:
5 days
$5654.00 inc. GST

Skills Gained

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

  • Describe the software-defined data center
  • Explain the vSphere components and their function in the infrastructure
  • Deploy an ESXi host
  • Deploy VMware vCenter® Server Appliance™
  • Use a local content library as an ISO store and deploy a virtual machine
  • Describe vCenter Server architecture
  • Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host
  • Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware vSphere® Client™ and VMware vSphere®
  • Web Client
  • Describe virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
  • Configure standard switch policies
  • Use vCenter Server to manage various types of host storage: VMware vSphere® VMFS, NFS, virtual SAN, Fibre Channel, and VMware Virtual SAN™
  • Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  • Create, clone, and export a vApp
  • Describe and use the content library
  • Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
  • Use VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion® to migrate virtual machine storage
  • Monitor resource usage and manage resource pools
  • Use esxtop to identify and solve performance issues
  • Discuss the VMware vSphere® High Availability cluster architecture
  • Configure vSphere HA
  • Manage vSphere HA and VMware vSphere® Fault Tolerance
  • Use VMware vSphere® Replication™ and VMware vSphere® Data Protection™ to replicate virtual machines and perform data recovery
  • Use VMware vSphere® Distributed Resource Scheduler™ clusters to improve host scalability
  • Use VMware vSphere® Update Manager™ to apply patches and perform basic troubleshooting of ESXihosts, virtual machines, and vCenter Server operations
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 VMware ESXi™ networking and storage for a large and sophisticated enterprise
  • Use VMware vSphere® Client™, VMware vSphere® Web Client, and VMware vSphere® ESXi™ Shell to
  • manage vSphere
  • Use VMware vSphere® Auto Deploy™ and host profiles to provision ESXi hosts
  • Optimize the performance of all vSphere components
  • Use VMware vRealize® Log Insight™ to monitor system logs
  • Deploy VMware vCenter® Server Appliance™ to be highly available and optimized for performance
  • Migrate a Windows vCenter Server system to vCenter Server Appliance 6.5
  • Harden the vSphere environment against security threats
  • Encrypt virtual machines for additional security