VMware Horizon 8: Virtual Desktop Bootcamp

VMware Horizon 8: Virtual Desktop Bootcamp Certification Training Course Overview

Enroll for the 5-day VMware Horizon 8: Virtual Desktop Bootcamp certification training course from Koenig Solutions accredited by VMware. In this course you will learn the skills to deliver virtual desktops and applications through a single virtual desktop infrastructure platform. VMware Horizon® 8: Virtual Desktop Bootcamp is a combination course of VMware Horizon 8: Skills for Virtual Desktop Management and VMware Horizon 8: Virtual Desktop Troubleshooting.

Through a blend of hands-on labs and interactive lectures, you will learn how to configure and deploy pools of virtual machines and how to provide a customized desktop environment to end-users. Additionally, you learn how to resolve common issues that occur in a VMware Horizon environment.

Target Audience:

Operators, administrators, and architects responsible for the creation, maintenance, or delivery of remote and virtual desktop services.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the features and benefits of Horizon
  • Use VMware vSphere® to create VMs to be used as desktops for Horizon
  • Create and optimize Windows VMs to create Horizon desktops
  • Install and configure Horizon Agent on Horizon desktop
  • Configure and manage the VMware Horizon® Client™ systems and connect the client to a VMware Horizon desktop
  • Configure, manage, and entitle desktop pools of full VMs
  • Configure, manage, and entitle pools of instant-clone desktops
  • Create and use Remote Desktop Services (RDS) desktops and application pools
  • Monitor the Horizon environment using Horizon Console Dashboard and Horizon Help Desk Tool
  • Implement a structured approach to troubleshooting
  • Resolve common issues that occur in a Horizon environment
  • Troubleshoot issues with linked and instant clones
  • Configure the Windows client
  • Identify the correct log level for gathering logs
  • Optimize protocols for the best end-user experience

 

VMware Horizon 8: Virtual Desktop Bootcamp (40 Hours) Download Course Contents

Live Virtual Classroom
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18 - 22 Oct 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
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01 - 05 Nov 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
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06 - 10 Dec 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
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Course Prerequisites

Customers attending this course should have, at a minimum, the following VMware infrastructure skills:

  • Use VMware vSphere® Web Client to view the state of virtual machines, datastores, and networks
  • Open a virtual machine console on VMware vCenter Server® and access the guest operating system

Attendees should also have the following Microsoft Windows system administration experience:

  • Configure Active Directory services, including DNS, DHCP, and time synchronization
  • Restrict user activities by implementing Group Policy objects
  • Configure Windows systems to enable Remote Desktop Connections
  • Build an ODBC connection to an SQL Server database