VMware vRealize Operations for Operators [V8.2] – On Demand

Course Datasheet
- Formats: Lab, Subscription
- Length: 30 Days
This course, equivalent to 2 days of training, is for users who are responsible for day-to-day management of VMware vRealize® Operations. This course explains policies and capacity concepts and workload optimization with real-world use cases. This course covers troubleshooting using workbench, alerts, and Predefined dashboards and how to manage compliance and configurations.

Note: If you have taken the VMware vRealize Operations: Install, Configure, Manage course, duplicate content makes this course unsuitable for you.

This course is also available in an Instructor-Led Training (ILT) format. For more information, select this link:  VMware vRealize Operations for Operators [V8.2].

Product Alignment
•  VMware vSphere 7.0 U1
•  VMware vRealize® Operations Manager™ 8.2

Objectives:    By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
•  Identify features and benefits of vRealize Operations
•  Use interface features to assess and troubleshoot operational issues
•  Create policies to meet the operational needs of your environment
•  Recognize effective ways to optimize performance, capacity, and cost in data centers
•  Troubleshoot and manage issues using workbench, alerts, and predefined dashboards
•  Manage configurations
•  Configure application monitoring using VMware vRealize® Application Remote Collector™
•  Extend the capabilities of vRealize Operations by adding management packs and configuring solutions
•  Monitor the health of the vRealize Operations cluster
•  Perform cluster management tasks
Intended Audience:    vRealize Operations on-premises customers including operators and system administrators.
Prerequisites:    This class requires system administration experience with VMware vSphere® deployments or completion of one of the following courses:
•  VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V7]  
•  VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V7]
Outline:    1  Course Introduction
•  Introductions and course logistics
•  Course objectives

2  Introduction to vRealize Operations
•  Outline the use cases for vRealize Operations
•  Access the vRealize Operations UIs
•  Identify how the product UI supports vRealize Operations use cases
•  Describe the role played by the admin UI in managing a vRealize Operations cluster

3  vRealize Operations Concepts
•  Identify the components of the product UI
•  Create and use tags to group objects
•  Use custom group to group objects

4  vRealize Operations Policies
•  Create policies for various types of workloads
•  Explain how policy inheritance works

5  Capacity Optimization
•  Define capacity concepts
•  Assess the overall capacity of a data center and identify optimization recommendations
•  Assess the cost of your datacenter inventory
•  Configure the currency type and cost settings for your environment

6  Performance Optimization
•  Introduction to performance optimization
•  Define the business and operational intentions for a given data center
•  Automate the process of optimizing and balancing the workloads in data centers
•  Report on the results of optimization potential

7  Troubleshooting and Managing Configuration Pillars
•  Describe the troubleshooting workbench
•  Recognize how to troubleshoot issues by monitoring alerts
•  Use step-by-step workflows to troubleshoot different vSphere objects
•  Assess your environment’s compliance to standards
•  View the configurations of vSphere objects in your environment

8  Application Monitoring in vRealize Operations
•  Describe native service discovery and application monitoring features
•  Configure the application monitoring
•  Monitor the operating system and applications by using vRealize Application Remote Collector

9  Extending and Managing a vRealize Operations Deployment
•  View vRealize Operations logs and generate a support bundle
•  Perform vRealize Operations cluster management tasks