VMware vSphere 5: Configuring

Part 2 of 3 in the VMware vSphere 5 series covers configuring VMware vSphere 5, including datacenters, hosts, virtual machines, virtual storage and more.
Course info
Rating
(124)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 29, 2011
Duration
6h 29m
Table of contents
vCenter 5 - Configuring Your New Virtual Infrastructure
Creating and Modifying Virtual Guest Machines
Installing and Configuring VMware Tools
Understanding and Using Tasks, Events, and Alarms
Virtual Storage 101 and Storage Terminology
vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA)
Creating a Free iSCSI SAN with OpenFiler
Administering VMware ESXi Server Security
vSphere Virtual Networking
Using the vSphere Distributed Virtual Switch (dvswitch)
Moving Virtual Machines with vMotion
Moving Virtual Storage with svMotion
Description
Course info
Rating
(124)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Aug 29, 2011
Duration
6h 29m
Description

Part 2 of 3 in the VMware vSphere 5 series covers configuring VMware vSphere 5, including datacenters, hosts, virtual machines, virtual storage and more. This comprehensive course will show you how to virtualize your server and network infrastructure in an innovative, efficient, and reliable way using VMware vSphere 5. You'll walk away from this course able to install and configure ESXi 5 and vCenter 5 and able to manage virtual machines, virtual storage, networking and you'll also know how to leverage advanced features such as VMware High Availability, VMware Fault Tolerance and more. To get the most from this course, you should know the basics of virtualization, and some experience working with VMware vSphere will be helpful, but is not required.

About the author
About the author

Elias Khnaser is a Research Vice President with Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP). He covers public cloud computing and hybrid cloud computing. Mr. Khnaser's coverage is primarily focused on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) along with platform as a service (PaaS) as it intersects with IaaS. Areas of focus include cloud computing adoption strategy, trends, technology, platforms and providers, exit strategy and multicloud. Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Khnaser was the CTO for Sigma Solutions. In that role, he directed the company's technical strategy and was a customer-facing executive engaging with client CIOs, architects and engineers on cloud, EUC and virtualization strategies. He is well-published with six books and hundreds of blogs on Forbes, InformationWeek and VirtualizationReview.com. He has also presented at various Gartner and industry conferences.

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