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VMware vCloud: Deploy and Manage the VMware Cloud

VMware vCloud: Deploy and Manage the VMware Cloud

COURSE OVERVIEW

This intensive four-day, instructor-led course demonstrates to technical personnel how to deploy VMware vCloud® for a public, private, or hybrid cloud environment and manage the ongoing operation of the deployment. The course focuses on the private and public vCloud solutions but also includes information on how this approach supports a hybrid solution. This course is 40 percent lecture and 60 percent hands-on labs.

AUDIENCE
  • Consultants, systems engineers, datacenter administrators, and cloud administrators
PREREQUISITES

Minimum Requirements:

  • VMware vSphere 4.1: Install, Configure, Manage (HH633S) or
  • VMware vSphere 5.0: Install, Configure, Manage (HL235S)

Other Requirements:

  • VMware vCloud Director: Essentials/Fundamentals [V1.5]
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking
  • VMware Certified Professional (VCP) certification is strongly recommended
COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of this course, you should understand the features and operation of VMware vCloud® Director™ and be able to do the following:

  • Deploy vCloud Director
  • Manage vCloud Director to satisfy private, public, and hybrid cloud business needs
  • Configure VMware vSphere® storage to enable multiple tiers in provider virtual datacenters
  • Create and manage vCloud Director organizations and vApps to satisfy business needs
  • Create and manage vCloud Director catalogs
  • Configure networking for organizations and vApps
  • Connect organizations with VPN tunnels and static routes
  • Interface vCloud Director to OpenLDAP and Microsoft Active Directory servers
  • Configure network security between vCloud Director vApps and organizations with VMware vShield Edge™ firewalls
  • Use VMware vCenter Chargeback™ to meter vCloud Director resources
  • Understand the interactions between VMware vSphere Distributed Resources Scheduler clusters and vCloud Director.
DETAILED COURSE OUTLINE

Module 1: Course Introduction

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

Module 2: 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

Module 3: Installing VMware vCloud Director

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

Module 4: 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

Module 5: 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

Module 6: VMware vCloud Director Organizations

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

Module 7: Monitoring VMware vCloud Components

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

Module 8: 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

Module 9: VMware vCloud Security

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

Module 10: 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

Module 11: Managing Cloud Resources

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

Module 12: 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

For more information about HP training programs in Ukraine visit the web site at http://www8.hp.com/ua/ru/training/index.html

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VMware vCloud Director: Install, Configure, Manage [v5.1]

VMware vCloud Director: Install, Configure, Manage [v5.1]

COURSE OVERVIEW

This course demonstrates to technical personnel how to deploy VMware® vCloud Director® for a small private cloud environment and manage the ongoing operation of the deployment. The course focuses on the private cloud in an engineering or quality assurance solution. The course covers all of the fundamentals needed to install, configure, and manage any small private cloud with vCloud Director. This course is the prerequisite for other courses that cover more advanced vCloud Director configurations in enterprise deployments. This course is 40% lecture and 60% hands-on lab.

AUDIENCE
  • Consultants, systems engineers, datacenter administrators, and cloud administrators
PREREQUISITES
  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.01 (H1L93S)] or VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.0 (HL235S)]
  • VMware vCloud Director: Essentials/Fundamentals [V1.5]
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking
COURSE OBJECTIVES

After completing this course, you should understand the features and operation of vCloud Director and be able to do the following:

  • Deploy vCloud Director
  • Manage vCloud Director to satisfy private, public, and hybrid cloud business needs
  • Configure VMware vSphere® storage to enable multiple tiers in provider virtual datacenters
  • Create and manage vCloud Director organizations and vApps to satisfy business needs
  • Create and manage vCloud Director catalogs
  • Configure networking for organizations and vApps
  • Interface vCloud Director to OpenLDAP and Microsoft Active Directory servers
  • Understand the interactions between VMware vSphere Distributed Resources Scheduler clusters and vCloud Director.
DETAILED COURSE OUTLINE

Module 1: Course Introduction

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

Module 2: VMware vCloud Director Architecture and Components

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

Module 3: VMware vCloud Networking

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

Module 4: VMware vCloud Providers

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

Module 5: VMware vCloud Director Organizations

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

Module 6: Basic Security

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

Module 7: Managing Cloud Resources

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

Module 8: Managing VMware 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

Module 9: Monitoring VMware vCloud Components

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

Module 10: Organization Users

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

Module 11: VMware vCloud Director Installation

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

For more information about HP training programs in Ukraine visit the web site at http://www8.hp.com/ua/ru/training/index.html

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P9500 Replication Class & HP Performance Advisor 5.0 (HK906SхHK736S)

P9500 Replication Class & HP Performance Advisor 5.0 (HK906SхHK736S)

OVERVIEW

HK906s –

This 2-day course introduces students to the P9500 disk array replication solutions. Students will get configuration practice on our P9500’s with P9000 Business Copy, Business Copy Snapshot, RAID Manager and Continuous Access Synchronous and Continuous Access Journal.

HK736S

This course shows how to use the HP StorageWorks P9000 Performance Advisor Software product, version 5.0. It includes information about user tasks and array troubleshooting. Extensive notes and real-world tips are provided in the slide note-windows. This course is intended for users and HP service providers who are basically familiar with HP StorageWorks XP/P9000 disk array hardware, software, and storage systems. New version-5.0 features, as well as performance monitoring methods for both array types are discussed.

AUDIENCE
  • Storage Administrators
  • Storage Managers, database and network administrators, project managers, and others who work in a network storage environment, using HP XP/P9000 Arrays and HP XP/P9000 Performance Advisor products. The course is intended for those with little or no experience using the HP/P9000 Performance Advisor application.
PREREQUISITES
  • P9500 Administration and Configuration HK905S
  • Knowledge of networks and the storage administration tasks for the OS the P9500 will be useful
  • It is also beneficial to have an understanding of SANs

A basic understanding of:

  • Operating systems, networks and databases
  • Direct Attached Storage (DAS)
  • Direct Attached Storage (DAS)
  • Network Attached Storage (NAS)
  • HP XP and P9500 disk array hardware and software configuration
  • Disk storage concepts
KEY TOPICS
  • Understand HP P9500 disk array replication solutions
  • Describe and configure Continuous Access Synchronous and Continuous Access Journaling
  • Understand the configuration and use of Raid Manager for managing Business Copy, Business Copy Snapshot and Continuous Access

HK736S -After completing this course, you should be able to perform the following:

  • Describe the differences between the earlier XP array architecture and that of the latest P9500 array
  • View, chart and report PA data using the PA web GUI
  • Make recommendations to improve storage system performance
  • Understand the functionality of Business Copy and Business Copy Snapshot
  • Describe and configure Continuous Access Synchronous and Continuous Access Journaling
  • Describe the use of Command View Advanced Edition Replication Manager in conjunction with Business Copy and Continuous Access
  • Describe the XP/P9000 Performance Advisor functionality
  • Describe the process of installing and configuring the PA Management Server and PA Host agent
  • Use PA to identify and diagnose storage problems

For more information about HP training programs in Ukraine visit http://www8.hp.com/ua/ru/training/index.html