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, and 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 VMware NSX

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

                                  7. Application Authoring

                                  • Understand 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
                                                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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