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Fundamentals
Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals

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The Free VMware Certified Associate course on Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals will provide you with a fundamental understanding of VMware's Data Center Virtualization products, including the business challenges those products are intended to solve.The course will start by covering the concepts of Data Center Virtualization, including some common IT challenges faced by organizations. We’ll then take a journey through the vSphere 5.5 product line, showing the various components and features and how they help resolve business and technical challenges. Finally, we’ll help you relate the products and features to the challenges they are intended to resolve.
Duration: 3.0 Hours
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vSphere
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vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5]

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This hands-on training course explores installation, configuration, and management of VMware vSphere®, which consists of VMware ESXi™ and VMware® vCenter Server™. This course is based on versions of ESXi 5.5 and vCenter Server 5.5. Completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite for taking the VMware® Certified Professional 5 exam.Students who complete this course can enroll in several more advanced vSphere courses. For advanced course options, go to http://www.vmware.com/education.Compare VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage with VMware vSphere: Fast TrackAmericas: See Live Online class schedule delivered by Global Knowledge or by New Horizons.
Duration: 5 Days
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vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5] On Demand Classroom

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This hands-on training course explores installation, configuration, and management of VMware vSphere®, which consists of VMware ESXi™ and VMware® vCenter Server™. This course is based on versions of ESXi 5.5 and vCenter Server 5.5. Completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite for taking the VMware® Certified Professional 5 exam.Students who complete this course can enroll in several more advanced vSphere courses. For advanced course options, go to http://www.vmware.com/education.Compare VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage with VMware vSphere: Fast TrackAmericas: See Live Online class schedule delivered by Global Knowledge or by New Horizons.
Duration: 5 Days
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vSphere: Fast Track [V5.5]

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This intensive, extended-hours and hands-on lab training course focuses on installing, configuring, managing and mastering VMware vSphere® 5.5, including VMware ESXi™ 5.5 and VMware vCenter™ 5.5. This course combines the content of our best-selling VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage course with advanced scalability and performance monitoring tasks and skills needed for configuring highly available and scalable vSphere environments. Students will gain practical experience with these concepts through the completion of hands-on practice labs.Completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite for taking the VMware® Certified Professional 5 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV) exam.Students who complete this course may enroll in any of several more advanced vSphere courses. For advanced course options, go to www.vmware.com/education.Compare VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage with VMware vSphere: Fast Track
Duration: 5 Days, Extended Hours
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vSphere with Operations Management: Fast Track [V5.1]

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This intensive, extended-hours training course focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vSphere® 5 and effectively using VMware® vCenter™ Operations Manager™. This course combines the content of the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage course with the vCenter Operations Manager: Analyze and Predict course. This course explores installation, configuration, and management of vSphere, which consists of VMware ESXi™ and VMware® vCenter Server™. This course also teaches skills in the use of vCenter Operations Manager as a forensic and predictive tool. This course is based on ESXi 5.1, vCenter Server 5.1 and vCenter Operations Manager 5.x.Students who complete this course may enroll in any of several, more advanced vSphere courses. For advanced course options, go to www.vmware.com/education.
Duration: 5 Days, Extended Hours
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vSphere: What's New [V4.X to V5.5]

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This hands-on training course explores new features in VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.5 and VMware ESXi™ 5.5. Topics include VMware vSphere® 5.5 installation and how to upgrade from vSphere 4.x to vSphere 5.5.Students who complete this course may enroll in any of several advanced vSphere 5.5 courses. Go to http://www.vmware.com/education for advanced course options.
Duration: 2 Days
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vSphere: Optimize & Scale [V5.5]

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This training course, for experienced VMware vSphere® personnel, teaches advanced skills for configuring and maintaining a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. The course is based on VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 and VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.5.This course prepares the student for the VMware Certified Advanced Professional – Datacenter Administration [V5] certification (VCAP5-DCA). Completion of this course also satisfies the prerequisite for taking the VMware® Certified Professional 5 exam.
Duration: 5 Days
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vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop [V5.5]

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This hands-on training workshop provides you with the advanced knowledge, skills, and abilities to achieve competence in troubleshooting the VMware vSphere® environment. This workshop also increases your skill and competence in using the command-line interface to analyze problems. The workshop is based on VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 and VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.5.To learn more about vSphere administration, go to http://www.vmware.com/education for other course options.
Duration: 5 Days
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vSphere: Design Workshop [V5.X]

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The goal of this course is to equip consulting professionals with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to achieve competence in designing a VMware vSphere® 5 virtual infrastructure. Given an organization’s constraints and requirements, the infrastructure should be available, scalable, manageable, and secure while meeting the organization’s business objectives. The course is based on VMware ESXi™ and VMware vCenter™ Server 5.This course discusses the benefits and risks of available design alternatives and provides information to support making sound design decisions. This course also provides an opportunity to practice your design skills by working with peers on a design project.
Duration: 3 Days
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NSX
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Fundamentals
Network Virtualization Fundamentals

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The VMware Network Virtualization Fundamentals eLearning course will provide you with a fundamental overview of VMware’s network virtualization products, components and features. It will match business, management, security and operations challenges with their respective VMware solutions. There are three modules in this course.
Duration: 3.0 Hours
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NSX Technical Overview with Labs

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This course offers an introduction to VMware NSX™, providing a solid understanding of the fundamentals of NSX and network virtualization.The course includes eLearning and hands-on lab activities. After you are introduced to the major features of NSX, you work through six modules of technical eLearning content. Each module provides an overview of the technologies that you use in each hands-on lab.
Duration: 5.0 Hours
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NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.0]

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This comprehensive, fast-paced training course focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware NSX™. This course covers NSX as a part of the software-defined data center platform, implementation use cases along with features of NSX, and functionality operating at Layer 2 through Layer 7 of the OSI model. Lecture and hands-on lab activities support the student’s understanding of VMware NSX features, functionality, and on-going management and control. For advanced course options, go to www.vmware.com/education.PROMO:: Get a free 50% off VCP exam voucher when you attend this class.
Duration: 5 days
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vCenter Site Recovery Manager
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Fundamentals
vCenter Site Recovery Manager Fundamentals [V5.1]

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The SRM Essentials free eLearning course equips experienced VMware vSphere administrators with the knowledge to install, configure, and manage VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.1. This elearning also equips vSphere administrators with the knowledge to assist in disaster planning and test disaster recovery plans with SRM. This course introduces different storage replication options and focuses on vSphere Replication.
Duration: 3.5 Hours
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vCenter Site Recovery Manager: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5]

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This two-day, hands-on training course equips experienced VMware vSphere® administrators with the knowledge to install, configure, and manage VMware® vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager™ 5.5. This course also equips vSphere administrators with the knowledge to assist in writing and testing disaster recovery plans that use vCenter Site Recovery Manager. This course is not required for any VMware® certification.
Duration: 2 Days
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vCenter Site Recovery Manager: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.1]

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This two-day, hands-on training course equips experienced VMware vSphere® administrators with the knowledge to install, configure, and manage VMware® vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager™ 5.1. This course also equips vSphere administrators with the knowledge to assist in writing and testing disaster recovery plans that use SRM. This course is not required for any VMware® certification, but the content of the course is a subset of the knowledge tested in the VMware Certified Design Expert examination.
Duration: 2 Days
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Virtual SAN
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Fundamentals
Virtual SAN Fundamentals

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This training course focuses on deploying and managing a software-defined storage solution with VMware® Virtual SAN™ 5.5. This course looks at how Virtual SAN is used as an important component in the VMware® software-defined data center. The course is based on VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 and VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.5.
Duration: 3.0 Hours
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Virtual SAN Deploy and Manage [V5.5]

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This training course focuses on deploying and managing a software-defined storage solution with VMware® Virtual SAN™ 5.5. This course looks at how Virtual SAN is used as an important component in the VMware® software-defined data center (SDDC). Students gain practical experience with these concepts through the completion of hands-on labs. The course is based on the VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 Update 1 and the VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.5 Update 1.
Duration: 2 Days
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Virtual SAN Deploy and Manage [V5.5] On Demand

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This training course focuses on deploying and managing a software-defined storage solution with VMware® Virtual SAN™ 5.5. This course looks at how Virtual SAN is used as an important component in the VMware® software-defined data center (SDDC). Students gain practical experience with these concepts through the completion of hands-on labs. The course is based on the VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 Update 1 and the VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.5 Update 1.
Duration: 2 Days
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vCloud Networking & Security
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vCloud Networking & Security Fundamentals [V5.X]

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The vCloud Networking and Security Fundamentals course covers VMware’s vision of a Software Defined Datacenter (SDDC) and explains key features of vCloud Networking and Security Suite. This course also examines various methods for implementing vCloud Networking and Security.
Duration: 3.5 Hours
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vCloud Networking & Security for vSphere Professionals [V5.5]

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This intensive training course focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vCloud® Networking and Security™ for VMware® vSphere® professional use. vCloud Networking and Security is a suite of security virtual appliances built for VMware® vCenter Server™ and VMware ESXi™ integration. vCloud Networking and Security is a critical security component for protecting virtualized data centers from attacks and helping you to achieve your compliance-mandated goals. The course is based on VMware® vShield™ 5.5, ESXi 5.5, and vCenter Server 5.5.
Duration: 3 Days
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vCenter Log Insight
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vCenter Log Insight Fundamentals [V2.0]

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The Log Insight course provides information about the Log Insight solution and describes how it works, its architecture, installation, configuration, and how to use it for log analysis.
Duration: 1.5 Hours
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Log Insight Fundamentals [V1.5]

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The Log Insight is a FREE self-paced course that provides information about the Log Insight solution and describes how it works, its architecture, installation, configuration, and how to use it for log analysis.
Duration: 1.5 Hours
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vCenter Infrastructure Navigator
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vCenter Infrastructure Navigator Fundamentals [V2.X]

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This free eLearning course covers how to install vCenter Infrastructure Navigator as well as how to use its main features.
Duration: 1.5 Hours
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vCloud Connector
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vCloud Connector Fundamentals [V2.5]

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This free eLearning course covers the main features and components of vCloud Connector and includes information on installing and configuring vCloud Connector.
Duration: 1.0 Hours
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