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Course 10981A: Infrastructure Provisioning with System Center Virtual Machine Manager Certification Training Course Overview

This official Microsoft course (10981) will teach you to install and configure System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager and manage enterprise datacenter resources. This course is part two in a series of two courses that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement an enterprise virtualization solution. This course will cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 environment using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager. This course primarily covers the advanced and enterprise-level technologies and solutions available through Microsoft virtualization, networking and storage.

Audience :

  • Experienced IT professionals who support medium to large enterprises who are responsible for designing, implementing, managing, and maintaining a virtualization infrastructure.
  • Those who will determine which virtualization product to implement in their data centers.

 

Course 10981A: Infrastructure Provisioning with System Center Virtual Machine Manager (40 Hours) Download Course Contents

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Course Modules

Module 1: Overview of Hyper-V and Virtual Machine Manager
  • Overview of Hyper-V
  • Overview of Virtual Machine Manager
  • Completing the Fabric for the VMM environment
Module 2: Configuring High Availability for Virtual Machine Manager and Hyper-V
  • Clustering requirements for Virtual Machine Manager
  • Configuring SQL AlwaysOn for the Virtual Machine Manager Database
  • Hyper-V Host Clustering
  • Implementing High Availability for Virtual Machine Manager
Module 3: Updating Virtual Machine Manager and Fabric Servers
  • Understanding the Servicing Order for System Center
  • Performing the manual update process in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Patching the Virtual Machine Manager Fabric with Windows Server Update Services
  • Updating the Virtual Machine Manager environment
Module 4: Configuring Networking in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Overview of Networking in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Logical Networks
  • Uplink and Virtual Port Profiles
  • Logical Switches
  • Virtual Machine Networks
  • Software Defined Networking (optional)
  • Configuring Networking in VMM
Module 5: Configuring Storage in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Storage options available in Hyper-V and Virtual Machine Manager
  • Understanding Storage in Virtual Machine Manager
  • What Storage will be managed?
  • Configuring and Managing Storage in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Provisioning and configuring Storage in Virtual Machine Manager
Module 6: Managing Clouds in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Introduction to Clouds
  • Creating and Managing a Private Cloud in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Working with User Roles in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Managing Clouds in Virtual Machine Manager
Module 7: Configuring and Managing the Virtual Machine Manager Library and Library Objects
  • Overview of the Virtual Machine Manager Library
  • Managing Libraries
  • Configuring and Managing the Virtual Machine Manager Library
Module 8: Preparing the Windows Operating System for deployment in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Preparing a Windows Operating System
  • Virtual Machine Architecture
  • Preparations required for Bare Metal deployments of Hyper-V and Scale-out File Servers
  • Preparing the Windows Operating System
Module 9: Virtual Machine and Service Templates
  • Overview of Virtual Machine Templates
  • Overview of Service Template Templates
  • Deploying Virtual Machines and Services
Module 10: System Center Integration
  • Monitoring the Virtual Machine Manager environment with Operations Manager
  • Automation with Orchestrator
  • Responding to Alerts using Orchestrator
Module 11: Windows Azure Pack
  • Overview of Windows Azure Pack
  • Deploying Windows Azure Pack
  • Configuring Windows Azure Pack
  • Windows Azure Pack Tenant Experience
  • Deploying Windows Azure Pack and provisioning infrastructure services
Module 12: Azure Site Recovery
  • Overview of Azure Site Recovery
  • Configuring and using Azure Site Recovery
  • Configuring Azure Site Recovery
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Course Prerequisites
  • An understanding of virtualization concepts and working knowledge of Microsoft Hyper-V
  • An understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts and working knowledge of Microsoft networking
  • An understanding of different storage technologies and concepts and working knowledge of Microsoft storage technologies and solutions
  • Working knowledge of Windows PowerShell

 

After completion of this course, you will learn how to :

  • Update the VMM environment and underlying Fabric infrastructure including considerations for other System Center components.
  • Configure advanced networking features in VMM such as Uplink Port Profiles and Virtual Port Profiles.
  • Configure Storage in VMM
  • Configure and manage the Library in VMM
  • Prepare the Windows operating system for deployment in VMM
  • Configure and use Virtual Machine Templates and Service Templates in VMM
  • How VMM integrates with other System Center components such as Operations Manager and Orchestrator
  • How to configure Azure Site Recovery to replicate and recover virtual machines.