About this Course
This course is designed to guide students through the decision points and policy choices available for designing and implementing a VMware vCloud® environment. Students will learn to appreciate the effects of design choices in VMware vSphere®, VMware vCloud® Director, VMware® vCenter Chargeback, and the VMware® vShield Edge capability that is included with vCloud Director. The course culminates in a comprehensive workshop on VMware cloud design.
At Course Completion
Evaluate and design a multitenant environment to address both private cloud and public cloud customer needs.
Configure vCloud providers that can accommodate heterogeneous server, storage, and network resources.
Design a network infrastructure optimized for vCloud.
Integrate vCloud Director security with existing LDAP systems and design appropriate security hierarchies with security roles.
Design a vCenter Chargeback implementation.
Completion of VMware vCloud: Deploy and Manage the VMware Cloud
VCP-level knowledge of vSphere
General-purpose vSphere design experience, with special emphasis on networking and storage
Exposure to the features and functionality of vCloud Director, vSphere, vShield Edge, and vCenter Chargeback