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This VMware vCloud: Install, Configure, Manage V5.5 training course delivers the fundamentals of operating and managing a private cloud environment on a vCloud infrastructure. This VMware certification course focuses on a private cloud in a quality assurance and engineering solutions. The program’s knowledge helps the user to create an interface between vCloud Director and Microsoft Active Directory servers.

1. Course Introduction

  • Review Course Goals
  • Review the Course Outline
  • Review course Objectives
  • Recognize vCloud Director Essentials/Fundamentals course elements

2. VMware vCloud Director Architecture and Components

    • Review vCloud Director components and explain their functions
    • Determine the licensing needs
    • Examine integration with other VMware products such as VMware® vCenter™ Chargeback™ and VMware® vCenter™ Operations Manager™

    3. VMware vCloud Networking

    • Describe the function of network pools
    • Describe the network types available in vCloud Director
    • Explain how to share content between organizations and vApps
    • Discuss the organization and vApp network traffic choices

    4. VMware vCloud Providers
    • Identify storage resources for vCloud Director
    • Configure and manage storage for providers
    • Recognize VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion® issues
    • Manage storage requirements for linked clones and shadow virtual machines
    • Examine provider space allocation to an organization

    5. VMware vCloud Director Organizations

    • Create and manage organizations
    • Create and manage catalogs
    • Recognize resource allocations for an organization

    6. Basic Security

    • Describe role-based access
    • Create custom security roles
    • Describe single sign-on
    • Describe and configure LDAP integration with Microsoft Active Directory

    7. Managing Cloud Resources

    • Manage provider and organization virtual data centers
    • Understand and identify how vSphere fulfills vCloud Director requests

    8. Managing VMware vSphere Resources

    • Manage stranded items
    • Manage VMware® ESXi™ hosts
    • Manage VMware® vCenter Server™ instances
    • Manage vSphere datastores
    • Configure and manage resource pools at the vSphere level

    9. Monitoring VMware vCloud Components

    • Analyze vCloud Director logs to monitor vCloud Director cells
    • Monitor usage information at provider and organization virtual data centers

    10. Organization Users

    • Describe the vApp tasks available to organization users in various roles
    • Describe the catalog tasks available to organization users of various roles

    11. VMware vCloud Director Installation

    • Install vCloud Director
    • Describe the required prerequisites for a vCloud Director installation

    The VMware vCloud: Install, Configure, Manage V5.5 training course is ideal for those working with the profiles of:

    • Consultants,
    • Cloud Administrators
    • Systems Engineers
    • Data Center Administrators

    Required prerequisites include completion of one of the following:

    • Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking
    • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage V5.0
    • VMware vCloud Director: Essentials/Fundamentals V5.1

    Name Code Fee
    VMware Certified Professional (VCP) - [VCP-Cloud] VCP-Cloud 13800.00
    VMware Certified Associate (VCA) - [VCA] VCA 6900.00

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