VMware Data Center Virtualization: Core Technical Skills

Course Overview

This three-day, the hands-on training course is an introduction to VMware vSphere®. In this course, you acquire the skills needed to perform Day 2 operational tasks that are typically assigned to the roles of operator or junior administrator in a vSphere environment.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
• Describe virtualization and virtual machines<br/>
• Describe vSphere components and the software-defined data center (SDDC)
• Explain the concepts of server, network, and storage virtualization
• Monitor network and datastore configurations in VMware vSphere® ClientTM
• Deploy, configure, and clone virtual machines
• Migrate, monitor, and manage virtual machines
• Monitor tasks and events in VMware vSphere® ClientTM
• Recognize how vSphere DRS and VMware vSphere® High Availability improve performance and availability of a vSphere cluster

Target Audience

Technical professionals with basic system administration skills and operators responsible for managing virtual machines using VMware ESXiTM and VMware vCenter Server®


• Working knowledge of operating systems
• Understanding of basic network, storage, and computer hardware concepts Certification

Attending this course is recommended to achieve the following certification:

• VMware Certified Technical Associate - Data Center Virtualization (VCTA-DCV)
Course Delivery Options • Classroom
• Live Online
• Private Training
• eLearning

Product Alignment

• VMware ESXi 7.0 • VMware vCenter Server 7.0   VMware Data Center Virtualization: Core Technical