VMware vSphere: Optimize & Scale plus Troubleshooting Fast Track (VSOSTFT)

This intense, hands-on, training course is a blend of the vSphere: Optimize & Scale and vSphere Troubleshooting classes; it brings the best of each of these advanced courses into a single unique offering that equips experienced VMware administrators with the knowledge to effectively optimize and troubleshoot vSphere at an expert level. It also provides excellent preparation for vSphere certifications such as the VCP-DCV, VCAP-DCA and the VCIX-DCV.

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

• Configure and manage vSphere networking and storage for a large and sophisticated enterprise.

• Manage changes to the vSphere environment.

• Optimize the performance of all vSphere components.

• Use VMware vSphere® ESXi™ Shell and VMware vSphere® Management Assistant to manage vSphere

• Use VMware vSphere® Auto Deploy™ to provision ESXi hosts.

• Harden the vSphere environment against security threats.

• Use the VMware vSphere® Web Client, the command-line interface, and log files to diagnose and correct problems in vSphere.

• Troubleshoot networking, storage, vCenter Server, ESXi host, vSphere cluster, vMotion® & virtual machine issues. 


1+ years hands on experience with vSphere. 


Course Introduction

Introductions and course logistics

Course goals and objectives


Performance in a Virtual Environment

vSphere performance troubleshooting methodology

Software and hardware virtualization techniques and their effects on performance.

Use vSphere performance monitoring tools


Troubleshooting Tools

Adding the VMware Management Assistant to an Active Directory environment

Using commands to interrogate your vSphere environment

Locating important log files

Gathering log bundles for technical support


Secure vSphere

Describe the features and benefits of VMware Platform Services Controller™

Configure ESXi host access and authorization

Secure ESXi, vCenter Server, and virtual machines

Upgrade ESXi and vCenter Server instances



Network Scalability

Create, configure, and manage vSphere distributed switches

Migrate virtual machines from standard switches to distributed switches

Explain distributed switch features such as private VLANs, VMware vSphere® Network I/O Control, port mirroring, LACP, QoS tagging, and NetFlow


Network Optimization

Explain the performance features of network adapters

Explain the performance features of vSphere networking

Monitor key network performance metrics

Use vSphere Management Assistant to manage virtual network configurations

Troubleshoot common network performance problems


Network Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting standard switch issues

Troubleshooting virtual machine network connectivity issues

Troubleshooting management network connectivity issues

Troubleshooting distributed switch issues


Storage Scalability

Explain vSphere storage APIs for array integration and storage awareness

Configure and assign virtual machine storage policies

Configure VMware vSphere® Storage DRS™ and VMware vSphere® Storage I/O Control

Create and use virtual volumes in vSphere.


Storage Optimization

Diagnose storage access problems

Explain how storage protocols, VMware vSphere® VMFS configuration, load balancing, and queuing affect performance

Configure vSphere® Flash Read Cache™

Monitor key storage performance metrics

Troubleshoot common storage performance problems


Storage Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting LUN connectivity issues

Troubleshooting multi pathing issues


CPU Optimization

Explain the CPU scheduler operation, NUMA support, and other features that affect CPU performance

Monitor key CPU performance metrics

Troubleshoot common CPU performance problems


Memory Optimization

Explain ballooning, memory compression, and host swapping techniques for memory reclamation when memory is overcommitted

Monitor key memory performance metrics

Troubleshoot common memory performance problems


VM and Cluster Optimization

Describe guidelines for optimizing virtual machine configuration

Discuss how vGPU usage affects virtual machine performance

Discuss guidelines for using resource allocation settings & resource pools.

Discuss guidelines for using vSphere DRS clusters

Troubleshoot common vSphere cluster problems


Cluster Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting vSphere cluster issues

Troubleshooting vSphere vMotion issues


VM Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting virtual machine state issues

Troubleshooting VMware® Tools™ installation issues

Troubleshooting VMware snapshot issues

Troubleshooting virtual machine power-on issues


Host Management and Scalability

Describe and use host profiles

Define and use content libraries

Use VMware vSphere® PowerCLI™

Use Virtual Machine Converter

Use VMware vSphere® ESXi™ Image Builder CLI and vSphere Auto Deploy


vCenter Server & ESXi Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting vCenter Server & ESXi issues


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Pris: 47 495,00 kr

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Språk Engelska
Längd 5 dagar
Kurskod T338R

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