VMware vSphere 5 Certified Training Advanced Diploma

The course provides the advanced virtualisation concepts and teaches about VMware methodology. The course also explores the VMware vSphere 5.0 …

VMware vSphere 5 Certified Training Advanced Diploma




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The VMware vSphere 5 Certified Training Advanced Diploma course provides the advanced virtualisation concepts and teaches about VMware methodology. The course also explores the VMware vSphere 5.0 product suite.

Throughout the course, you will learn how to use tools to administer VMware environment. You will also learn about planning the ESXi deployment, vSphere five deployment guidelines, vSphere Hypervisor installation, configuring hostname resolution and NTP, and Troubleshooting ESXi. Finally, the course teaches you vCenter Server 5 and licensing, configuring network and storage, security issues and VM monitoring. In short, the course covers all the concepts related to virtualisation including different 3rd party tools and technologies so that you can increase your virtualisation knowledge.

The purpose of the course is to prepare you to become a certified professional virtualisation expert. The course will help you to work efficiently in real-world troubleshooting issues from installation process to up-gradation and security system.

Course Highlights

  • The price is for the whole course including final exam – no hidden fees
  • Accredited Certificate upon successful completion
  • Efficient exam system with instant results
  • Track progress within own personal learning portal
  • 24/7 customer support via live chat

This valuable course is suitable for anyone interested in working in this sector or who simply wants to learn more about the topic. If you’re an individual looking to excel within this field then VMware vSphere 5 Certified Training Advanced Diploma is for you.

We’ve taken this comprehensive course and broken it down into several manageable modules which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the most advanced aspects of the course. It really is a sure pathway to success.

All our courses offer 12 months access and are designed to be studied at your own pace so you can take as much or as little time as you need to complete and gain the accredited qualification.

We pride ourselves on having friendly and experienced instructors who provide full weekday support and are ready to help with any of your queries. So, if you need help, just drop them an email and await a speedy response.

Furthermore, you can check the validity of your qualification and verify your certification on our website at anytime.

So, why not improve your chances of gaining professional skills and better earning potential.

Assessment and Certification

At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful. After you have successfully passed the final exam, you will be able to order an Accredited Certificate of Achievement at an additional cost of £19 for a PDF copy and £29 for an original print copy sent to you by post or for both £39.

Career Path

Not only does our accredited course look good on your CV, setting you apart from the competition, it can be used as a stepping stone to greater things. Further advance your learning, launch a new career or reinvigorate an existing one.

On successful completion of this course, you have the potential to achieve an estimated salary of £50,000.

The sky really is the limit.

Course Curriculum

Course Introduction and Methodology
Learn IT! Do IT! Know IT! 00:06:00
Virtualization Overview
Why Virtualize 01:01:00
Planning and Installing ESXi
Planning the ESXi Deployment 00:12:00
vSphere 5 Deployment Guidelines 00:11:00
vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) Installation 00:41:00
Configuring Hostname Resolution and NTP 00:08:00
CTroubleshooting ESXi 00:10:00
Using Tools to Administer a VMware Environment
Overview of 3rd Party Tools 00:13:00
ESXi Management 00:29:00
Linux Command Review 00:08:00
Troubleshooting the vSphere Client (VIC) 00:02:00
vCenter Server 5 and Licensing
Licensing 00:20:00
vCenter Server Installation 00:32:00
vCenter Server Inventory 00:11:00
Managing vCenter Server 00:11:00
Planning vCenter Server Deployment 00:06:00
Troubleshooting vCenter Server and Database 00:17:00
Configuring Networking
Creating & Modifying Virtual Networks 00:49:00
vSphere Distributed Virtual Switches 00:28:00
Creating & Modifying Virtual Networks Using CLI 00:13:00
Configuring Storage
Storage Concepts 00:38:00
iSCSI Storage (GUI & Command Line) 00:35:00
Fibre Channel Storage 00:08:00
VMFS Datastores (GUI & Command Line) 00:36:00
NAS Storage and NFS Datastores (GUI & Command Line) 00:13:00
Raw Device Mapping (RDM) 00:14:00
VM Creation, Configuration, and Snapshots
Create a VM 00:31:00
Create Multiple VMs, Templates, & Clones 00:28:00
Virtual Appliances 00:04:00
VMware Converter (P2V – V2V) 00:20:00
Manage VMs 00:28:00
Virtual Machine Startup Shutdown 00:06:00
Virtual Machine Snapshots 00:18:00
vSphere Web Client 00:12:00
Virtual Machine Troubleshooting & Best Practices 01:03:00
Security and Permissions
Controlling User Access and Passwords 00:29:00
ESXi ESX Active Directory (AD) Integration 00:09:00
Managing Firewalls 00:13:00
SSH Access 00:05:00
The root Account 00:04:00
VMsafe and vShield 00:07:00
Server and VM Monitoring
Optimizing Resources 00:32:00
Performance Monitoring 00:32:00
Configuring Alarms 00:07:00
ESXi and vCenter Logs 00:11:00
Advanced ESXi and vCenter Server Management
Storage Views & Topology Maps 00:14:00
Storage vMotion 00:14:00
Configuring vMotion 00:20:00
Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Cluster 00:39:00
Datastore Clusters & Storage DRS (SDRS) 00:18:00
Resource Pools and Monitoring 00:11:00
Host Profiles 00:23:00
Linked Mode Group of vCenter Servers 00:04:00
vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) 00:06:00
Patching and Upgrading ESXi
Patching ESXi Standalone Hosts 00:03:00
Patching with Update Manager 00:16:00
Upgrades and Migrations 00:18:00
Disaster Recovery and Backup
Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 00:07:00
High Availability (HA) 00:31:00
VM Fault Tolerance 00:06:00
Microsoft Clustering 00:04:00
Backup Strategies 00:01:00
VMware Data Recovery 00:24:00
Third Party Backups 00:07:00

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