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VMware vSphere 6.5

(Foundation of Cloud)

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This hands-on training course explores installation, configuration, and management of VMware vSphere®, which consists of VMware vSphere® ESXi™ and VMware® vCenter Server™ .  

(Topics added - vCenter VCSA 6.5 HA, VM Encryption, vMotion Encrypted and VMFS 6.0) 


VMware vSphere 5.5 and 6.5 (Foundation of Cloud)

This hands-on training course explores installation, configuration, and management of VMware vSphere®,

which consists of VMware vSphere® ESXi™ and VMware® vCenter Server™ .  

What is Virtulization  and vSphere Suite  

Understanding and Deploy a PSC , vCenter Server and ESXi 6.5

Understanding and Deploy a vCenter Server 5.5 and ESXi 5.5                             

Understanding and Deploy VCSA 6.5

Understand how VMware® vCenter™ Single Sign-On™ works 

GUI Administration 

Manage vSphere infrastructure with VMware vSphere® Web Client and VMware vSphere®  Client™ 

Command Line Administration 

DCUI, SSH, PowerCLI , vCLI and vSphere Management Assistant 

VMware Hypervisor ESXi Configuration                                                                   

Configure an ESXi host using vCenter Server : NTP, AD integration, Services, Firewall,  Advanced Configuration    

vSphere Networking    

vSS and vDS Architecture

Design network for AD/Exchange Infrastructure with DMZ 

How vSS and vDS works and how to configure?

Design and implement ESXi host using 4 Physical NIC for VM networks, vMotion, IP based Storage,  FT and VSAN.


Bandwidth Management: NIOC and Traffic Shaping 

NIC Teaming - virtual Port / MAC / IP Hash based


Netflow and Port Monitoring 

Migration from vSS to vDS

vDS Backup and Restore 

vSphere Storage                                                                                                         

Storage Types - DAS, NAS and SAN

Storage Protocols - NFS, iSCSI, FC and FCoE

LUN Design : RAID, IOPS , Sizing and number of VMs 

VMFS 3 and 5

Datastore using VMFS and NFS

VMDK - DIsk Provisioning in VM - EZ thick , LZ thick and thin disk

RDM - with NPIV (FCSAN (using Qlogic FCHBA and FCSwitch)

Disk identification using commands


Mutlipathing - iSCSI 

How to reclaim dead space?

PSA SATP and NMP with Claim Rules

ESXi boot from SAN

Datstore Cluster

Software Defined Storage




Virtual Machine Administration                                                                                 

Manage virtual machines using vCenter Server

VM Provisioning, OVA & OVF, OS installation, VMware tools, Clone, Templates Best Practices to configure VM

VM Live Migraion                                                                                                         

How vMotion and svMotion Works?   Detailed analysis- Why vMotion fails ?

Cross Switch and Cross vCenter vMotion

Migrate virtual machines with VMware vSphere® vMotion®and MultiNIC vMotion for shared/local storage

DRS and SDRS  

Cost/Benefit/Risk Analysis DRS Affinity/Anti Affinity Rules  for VM and VMDK, EVC and DPM         

Resource Management                                                                                                         

Manage and Monitor resource usage using vCenter Server - Share, Reservation and Limits          

VMware Overcommitment best practices - CPU and Memory (TPS, Ballooning, Swap etc),      

Resource Pool         



vSphere HA - High Availability - Application/OS/VM Protection 

Architecture and Manage VMware vSphere® High Availability, Admission Control Policy - slot designs,  

Network Partition and Isolation, Isolation Response, Advanced Settings

VMCP, APD and PDL, VMware vSphere® Fault Tolerance (live Practicals)

Disaster Recovery 

Snapshots, Backup and Restore with vSphere® Data Protection™

VMware Replication with Site Recovery Manager - SRM - ( Storage based Replication)  

vSphere Patching/Upgrade/Migration                                                                                             

vSphere 5.5 to 6 with vSphere Update Manager 

AutoDeploy and Host Profiles ( for large deployment/compliance related -  ESXi servers ) 


Manage Hardening and access control 

Performance Optimization, Best Practices and Troubleshooting

Use the VMware vSphere® Web Client, the command-line interface, and log files to diagnose     

and correct problems in vSphere                                                                                                 


Troubleshoot networking issues                                                                                                         

Troubleshoot storage issues                                                                                                               

Troubleshoot vCenter Server issue                                                                                                     

Troubleshoot ESXi host issues                                                                                                           

Troubleshoot vSphere cluster issues                                                                                                   

Troubleshoot VMware vSphere® vMotion® issues                                                                         

Troubleshoot virtual machine issues

Log Analysis 

Design and Configure Windows 2016 Servers Clustering with Active Directory Setup on VMware vSphere 6.5

Best Practices for SQL / Exchange Server 2016 on vSphere 6.5


All important practical are executed on ESXi Hosts .. ( Networking, Storage and Clustering on actual ESXi host ..(No VMware Nested setup)   

Course Contents are delivered in soft copy.

This course is Instructor led course.

You must have Basic Knowledge in Networking , DHCP/DNS and Active Directory

For Course Schedule and Fees , send email to admin@ntmsworld.com

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