Power Systems for AIX I: LPAR Configuration and Planning

Course Description

This programme explores Deployment and Management of VMware VCloud for a public, private or hybrid cloud environment and manages the ongoing operation of the deployment.

Course Code: RRV4 Category: Virtualization Duration: 4 Days Full Time

Hardware: IBM X3250M3 Server, HP Prolliant DL360 Server, NetApp FAS 270C (NasFiler), EMC Clariion CX3 Series, Symmetrix DMX Series

Audience
This course is intended for system administrators, system engineers and technical support personnel, and system integration staff who are responsible Cloud administration.

Prerequisites
VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage

Course Outlines:
Course Introduction

  • Review course goals
  • Review course objectives
  • Review the course outline
  • Recognize VMware vCloud Director Essentials/Fundamentals course elements

    VMware vCloud Director Architecture and Components

  • Describe how VMware products use the cloud computing approach
  • Review vCloud Director components and explain their functions
  • Examine how to charge for resources
  • Determine the licensing needs

    Installing VMware vCloud Director

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

    VMware vCloud Director Networking

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

    VMware vCloud Director Providers

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

    VMware vCloud Director Organizations

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

     Monitoring VMware vCloud Components

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

    Cloud Connectivity

  • Configure Basic Firewalls in vCloud Director
  • Describe a Network Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Configure VPN Tunnels in vCloud Director
  • Configure Static Routes in vCloud Director
  • Describe VMware vCloud Connector

    VMware vCloud Security

  • Identify authentication and authorization tasks
  • Describe and configure LDAP integration
  • Describe single sign-on

    Cost Analysis and Reporting with VMware vCenter Chargeback

  • Recognize which elements vCenter Chargeback meters for vCloud Director
  • Describe how cost models are used to generate reports
  • Summarize the function of each of the vCenter Chargeback architecture components
  • Identify how to generate reports
  • Generate different reports based on business needs

    Managing Cloud Resources

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

    Managing vSphere Resources

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