VMWare vSphere: Install, Configure & Manage V6 - nanforiberica


Course Overview

During this course, you will focus on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vRealize® Automation™. You will learn about the configuration and use of the vRealize Automation platform, including self-service provisioning and the creation of catalog services that include predefined virtual machines, software components, and on-demand VMware NSX® networks. This course also covers interfacing vRealize Automation with other systems using VMware vRealize® Orchestrator™ to leverage workflows, creating approval cycles, and managing machine lifecycles to conserve resources. In addition, you will better understand and know how to achieve the benefits of automation as a component of the software-defined data center.


Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Describe the vRealize Automation architecture and use cases
  • Install and configure vRealize Automation 
  • Manage vRealize Automation entities on VMware and third-party virtual, cloud, and physical infrastructures
  • Configure and manage catalogs and blueprints
  • Configure and manage business groups and reservations for compute resources on VMware, Microsoft, Amazon, and other platforms
  • Use the self-service portal to request and manage machines in accordance with vRealize Automation approval and governance policies
  • Explain vRealize Automation extensibility and workflows
  • Manage and monitor machines and resource reclamation


            Target Audience

            • Experienced system administrators and system integrators responsible for designing and implementing vRealize Automation


            Course Modules

            1. Course Introduction
            • Introductions and course logistics
            • Course objectives

                  2. vRealize Automation Overview and Architecture

                  • Describe the software-defined data center
                  • Explain the purpose of vRealize Automation
                  • Explain the concepts of vRealize Automation administration and self-service provisioning
                  • Describe where vRealize Automation fits in the VMware product line
                  • Discuss use cases for vRealize Automation
                  • Identify the components of a vRealize Automation simple deployment
                  • Identify the components of a vRealize Automation enterprise deployment
                  • Identify the component design options for vRealize Automation
                  • Identify how vRealize Automation integrates with other VMware products

                      3. Authentication, Fabric, and Tenants

                      • Describe identity management in vRealize Automation
                      • Identify the authentication methods available in vRealize Automation
                      • Identify the appropriate roles for specific tasks in vRealize Automation
                      • Create tenants
                      • Explain multitenant leading practices
                      • Define relationships between vRealize Automation entities
                      • Identify and configure vRealize Automation endpoints
                      • Identify how vRealize Automation discovers compute resources
                      • Identify fabric groups, business groups, and reservations
                      • Create and manage reservations for compute resources 

                        4. Converged Blueprints, Containers and Catalog Management

                        • Define blueprints
                        • Identify the process and options for configuring blueprints
                        • Create a blueprint with a single virtual machine
                        • Create a blueprint with multiple virtual machines
                        • Use parameters in blueprints
                        • Create and manage containers
                        • Identify the role of the service catalog
                        • Define catalog items
                        • Use entitlements to manage catalog items 

                          5. Consuming Catalog Services

                          • Request a single-machine service
                          • Monitor the service provisioning status
                          • Reconfigure a provisioned machine
                          • Manage snapshots
                          • Identify roles involved in creating approval policies
                          • Identify approval policy level
                          • Identify approval phases
                          • Create and apply approval policies for catalog items
                          • Use custom properties to modify the provisioning process
                          • Use property groups to group sets of custom properties
                          • Use the property dictionary to modify the provisioning process 

                            6. Integrating NSX

                            • Identify NSX capabilities
                            • Describe the NSX components that vRealize Automation uses
                            • Describe the benefits of NSX integration with vRealize Automation
                            • Integrate vRealize Automation with NSX
                            • Use NSX elements in vRealize Automation blueprints 

                              7. Application Authoring

                              • Detail the lifecycle of a vRealize Automation application deployment
                              • Author an application blueprint
                              • Deploy an application blueprint from the service catalog 

                                8. Monitoring and Reclamation

                                • Identify how to monitor resource use
                                • Demonstrate how to reclaim resources
                                • Demonstrate how to manage machine leases
                                • Monitor system events 
                                  9. vRealize Automation Extensibility
                                  • Identify the vRealize Automation extensibility tools
                                  • Identify the vRealize Automation extensibility use cases
                                  • Use vRealize CloudClient to export a blueprint
                                  • Use vRealize Orchestrator
                                  • Use vRealize Orchestrator plug-ins for external integration
                                  • Describe anything-as-a-service (XaaS) components
                                  • Create an XaaS blueprint
                                  • Describe how the event broker service enhances extensibility
                                  • Identify the appropriate subscription types and options for a subscription
                                  • Describe the two event broker event types
                                  • Identify the three event broker phases
                                  • Illustrate the master workflow
                                  • Describe the necessary requirements for passing custom properties to workflows
                                  • Explain how the event broker helps with day 2 operations
                                  • Use scale-in and scale-out to size virtual appliances
                                  • Integrate vSphere VM storage policies into blueprints
                                      10. vRealize Automation Installation
                                      • Explain the vRealize Automation installation prerequisites
                                      • Describe the vRealize Automation installation procedure
                                      • Perform a vRealize Automation appliance deployment
                                      • Configure the vRealize Automation appliance



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