VMWare Administration

Program Description: The VMware Administration class is designed for IT professionals that need to improve their VMware skills or would like a refresher on management using the updated VMware vSphere Web Clients. We focus exclusively on real-world knowledge and Best Practices that you will use in production every day.

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this course, you will learn how to use the HTML5 Embedded Host Client, Web- based Virtual Appliance Management (VAMI), VMware vSphere Web Client (Production) and VMware vSphere Client. The VMware vSphere 6.0 / 6.5 Datacenter Operations (DCO) is intended for IT professionals proficient in Windows and Server administration.

The student will learn to:

– Describe the software-defined data center

– Explain the vSphere components and their function in the infrastructure, Add ESXi hosts to a VMware vCenterĀ® Server ApplianceTM instance, Manage 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

Admission Requirements

Applicants must possess a high school diploma or GED, or pass the ability to benefit (ATB) test. In order to determine ability to benefit, the Wonderlic Basic Skills test will be given to all students who do not have a High School Diploma or GED.

Occupational Objectives:

Successful graduates will be employable as Network Support professionals. (DOT Codes: 031.262-014 and 823.261-900)