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vSphere 7: Implementing vSphere Security Best Practices

by David Davis

This course will teach you the best practices for securing your VMware vSphere infrastructure, including hosts, vCenter, and virtual machines.

What you'll learn

The VMware Certified Professional (or VCP) is one of the most popular virtualization certifications in the world. In this course, vSphere 7: Implementing vSphere Security Best Practices, you'll gain valuable VMware vSphere administration knowledge to help you prepare for the new vSphere 7 VCP exam. First, you’ll learn the best practices for securing a vSphere infrastructure, including securing ESXi, vCenter Server, and vSphere virtual machines. Next, you’ll discover how to implement vSphere Certificate Manager, enable SSO and Active Directory integration, and configure and administer role-based access control. Finally, you'll explore how to utilize host profiles to ensure consistent security across your vSphere infrastructure. By the end of this course, you'll have the necessary knowledge of vSphere Security best practices needed to keep your vSphere infrastructure secure.

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About the author

David has authored over 100 courses for around enterprise data center technologies such as cloud computing, virtualization, and (especially) VMware vSphere. He is a partner at where he creates compelling enterprise technology content, moderates online events, and helps to connect some of the best-known technology companies in the industry with the end user community. With over 20 years in enterprise technology, he has served as an IT Manager, administrator, an... more

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