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VMware vSphere 5.0 is the industry leadind virtualization technology platform accelerating the shift to cloud computing for existing datacenters.

This VMware vSphere 5 combines several popular VMware vSphere classes into one look at VMware’s latest version release (5.0) in an accelerated learning format designed to immerse you into the new features inside version 5.0. With this course you will learn advanced virtualization concepts and explores the VMware vSphere 5.0 product suite. You will gain key insights into the constant evolution of cloud based datacenters, hybrid cloud modeling, new pooled vCenter 5.0 service and how to maximize datacenter efficiency while maintaining Vmware licensing compliance policies. You will attain not only knowledge, but experience, utilizing vSphee 5.0 technologies along with 3rd party applications providing skills that directly translate to real-world ability.

This comprehensive course also will prepare you to become a certified professional virtualization expert.

How is this qualification is delivered?

Our courses are taught entirely online, meaning you can access the materials wherever, whenever, at a pace that suits you, without formal deadlines or teaching schedules.

These can be accessed through any device with an internet connection. Our e-learning platform is optimised for use on mobile, tablet, laptops and desktop computers.

How is the course assessed?

Our VMware vSphere 5 will ensure that you’re fully prepared for the exam. Successful completion of the exam – provided by the authorised awarding body – is a prerequisite to obtaining your qualification.

However you will be able to obtain a course completion certificate from St. Paul’s College upon completion of the course.

Course Curriculum

Course Introduction and Methodology
Learn IT! Do IT! Know IT! FREE 00:06:00
Virtualization Overview
Why Virtualize 01:01:00
Planning and Installing ESXi
Planning the ESXi Deployment 00:12:00
vSphere 5 Deployment Guidelines 00:11:00
vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) Installation 00:41:00
Configuring Hostname Resolution and NTP 00:08:00
CTroubleshooting ESXi 00:10:00
Using Tools to Administer a VMware Environment
Overview of 3rd Party Tools 00:13:00
ESXi Management 00:29:00
Linux Command Review 00:08:00
Troubleshooting the vSphere Client (VIC) 00:02:00
vCenter Server 5 and Licensing
Licensing 00:20:00
vCenter Server Installation 00:32:00
vCenter Server Inventory 00:11:00
Managing vCenter Server 00:11:00
Planning vCenter Server Deployment 00:06:00
Troubleshooting vCenter Server and Database 00:17:00
Configuring Networking
Creating & Modifying Virtual Networks 00:49:00
vSphere Distributed Virtual Switches 00:43:00
Creating & Modifying Virtual Networks Using CLI 00:13:00
Configuring Storage
Storage Concepts 00:34:00
iSCSI Storage (GUI & Command Line) 00:35:00
Fibre Channel Storage 00:08:00
VMFS Datastores (GUI & Command Line) 00:36:00
NAS Storage and NFS Datastores (GUI & Command Line) 00:13:00
Raw Device Mapping (RDM) 00:07:00
VM Creation, Configuration, and Snapshots
Create a VM 00:31:00
Create Multiple VMs, Templates, & Clones 00:28:00
Virtual Appliances 00:04:00
VMware Converter (P2V – V2V) 00:20:00
Manage VMs 00:28:00
Virtual Machine Startup Shutdown 00:06:00
Virtual Machine Snapshots 00:18:00
vSphere Web Client 00:12:00
Virtual Machine Troubleshooting & Best Practices 00:04:00
Security and Permissions
Controlling User Access and Passwords 00:29:00
ESXi ESX Active Directory (AD) Integration 00:09:00
Managing Firewalls 00:13:00
SSH Access 00:05:00
The root Account 00:04:00
VMsafe and vShield 00:07:00
Server and VM Monitoring
Optimizing Resources 00:32:00
Performance Monitoring 00:32:00
Configuring Alarms 00:07:00
ESXi and vCenter Logs 00:11:00
Advanced ESXi and vCenter Server Management
Storage Views & Topology Maps 00:10:00
Storage vMotion 00:14:00
Configuring vMotion 00:20:00
Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Cluster 00:39:00
Datastore Clusters & Storage DRS (SDRS) 00:18:00
Resource Pools and Monitoring 00:11:00
Host Profiles 00:23:00
Linked Mode Group of vCenter Servers 00:04:00
vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) 00:06:00
Patching and Upgrading ESXi
Patching ESXi Standalone Hosts 00:03:00
Patching with Update Manager 00:16:00
Upgrades and Migrations 00:18:00
Disaster Recovery and Backup
Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 00:07:00
High Availability (HA) 00:31:00
VM Fault Tolerance 00:06:00
Microsoft Clustering 00:04:00
Backup Strategies 00:01:00
VMware Data Recovery 00:24:00
Third Party Backups 00:07:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam -VMware vSphere 5 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam – VMware vSphere 5 00:20:00

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  • £24.99
  • 1 year
  • Course Certificate
  • Number of Units64
  • Number of Quizzes2
  • 18 hours, 58 minutes