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VMware vCloud Networking and Security for vSphere Professionals [V5.5]

Summary:  
Classroom Schedule
Live Online Schedule
vFlex-ILT Schedule
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Course Datasheet
- Formats: Classroom, Live Online, vFlex-ILT, Onsite
- Length: 3 Days
Overview:
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.

Objectives:    •  Identify common use cases for vCloud Networking and Security components
•  Install VMware vCloud® Networking and Security Manager™ and configure it to work with vCenter Server
•  Create and manage VXLAN virtual wires
•  Identify environments that benefit from deploying VMware vCloud® Networking and Security Edge™ and
    install and configure it
•  Identify environments that benefit from VMware vCloud® Networking and Security App™ and install and
    configure it in a cluster
•  Describe the enterprise requirements for compliance analysis and how VMware vCloud® Networking and
    Security Data Security™ can provide a solution
 
Intended Audience:    System administrators and system integrators responsible for deploying vCloud Networking and Security
 
Prerequisites:    Required
•  Willingness to participate in demanding, high-intensity training
•  Experience with vSphere
•  Comfort with system administration using command-line interfaces

Recommended
•  Completion of VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage
 
Outline:   
  1. Course Introduction
    • Introductions and course logistics
    • Course objectives

  2. VMware Networking and Security
    • Networking and Security virtualization vision
    • VMware vCloud Networking and Security components

  3. VMware vCloud Networking and Security Manager
    • Installation prerequisites
    • Installing vCloud Networking and Security Manager

  4. VXLAN Networks
    • Layer-2 connectivity and VLAN constraints
    • VXLAN protocol
    • IP encapsulation and multicast requirements
    • Creating and connecting a VXLAN virtual wire
    • Testing VXLAN virtual wire connectivity

  5. Securing the Data Center
    • Securing the virtual data center
    • Securing virtual networks

  6. VMware vCloud Networking and Security Edge
    • Installing and configuring vCloud Networking and Security Edge
    • Internal and uplink interfaces
    • Adding,  changing, and deleting firewall and NAT rules
    • Configuring site-to-site IPsec VPNs
    • Configuring SSL VPNs for remote access
    • Configuring load-balancer services
    • Configuring high-availability services

  7. VMware vCloud Networking and Security App
    • Installing and configuring vCloud Networking and Security App
    • Hypervisor-based firewall on each host
    • Firewall rules for virtual machine protection
    • Flow monitoring as a traffic analysis tool

  8. Endpoint Security
    • Challenges with endpoint security
    • VMware® vShield Endpoint™ components
    • Antivirus use cases and solutions

  9. VMware vCloud Networking and Security Data Security
    • Data security policies and compliance
    • Data security scans