VMware Certified Associate

  • 6 Months
  • 40 Course Hours
  • $2,195

Overview

This course features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere® 6.5. This course will give you a solid understanding of how to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size. Learn faster and retain more so you are fully prepared to install and support VMware and become prepared to take the VMware Certified Associate - Digital Business Transformation (VCA-DBT) - 1V0-701 exam for the VMWare Certified Associate (VCA) credential.  This program prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size. It is the foundation for most other VMware technologies in the software-defined data center. By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Describe the software-defined data center
  • Deploy an ESXi host
  • Deploy VMware vCenter® Server ApplianceTM
  • Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host
  • Describe virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
  • Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  • Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
  • Monitor resource usage and manage resource pools
  • Use esxtop to identify and solve performance issues
  • Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware vSphere® ClientTM and VMware vSphere® Web Client
  • Configure standard switch policies

Requirements

This program can be taken from either a Mac or a PC. It is compatible with the Windows 7 and later operating systems, Mac OS X 10.6 or higher, Firefox, Chrome, Safari 8, or IE 11 and later browsers. There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection, e-mail account. We recommend a wired connection with a download speed of at least 700Kbps.  This program is mobile compatible with iOS 10 or later and Android 4.4 or later. It is compatible with Chrome, Firefox, Safari (iOS), and Android native browser (Samsung devices only) mobile browsers.

Prerequisites

We highly recommend system administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems.

Overview

This course features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere® 6.5. This course will give you a solid understanding of how to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size. Learn faster and retain more so you are fully prepared to install and support VMware and become prepared to take the VMware Certified Associate - Digital Business Transformation (VCA-DBT) - 1V0-701 exam for the VMWare Certified Associate (VCA) credential.  This program prepares you to administer a vSphere infrastructure for an organization of any size. It is the foundation for most other VMware technologies in the software-defined data center. By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Describe the software-defined data center
  • Deploy an ESXi host
  • Deploy VMware vCenter® Server ApplianceTM
  • Use vCenter Server to manage an ESXi host
  • Describe virtual networks with vSphere standard switches
  • Manage virtual machines, templates, clones, and snapshots
  • Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
  • Monitor resource usage and manage resource pools
  • Use esxtop to identify and solve performance issues
  • Configure and manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware vSphere® ClientTM and VMware vSphere® Web Client
  • Configure standard switch policies

Requirements

This program can be taken from either a Mac or a PC. It is compatible with the Windows 7 and later operating systems, Mac OS X 10.6 or higher, Firefox, Chrome, Safari 8, or IE 11 and later browsers. There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection, e-mail account. We recommend a wired connection with a download speed of at least 700Kbps.  This program is mobile compatible with iOS 10 or later and Android 4.4 or later. It is compatible with Chrome, Firefox, Safari (iOS), and Android native browser (Samsung devices only) mobile browsers.

Prerequisites

We highly recommend system administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems.

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