VMware vSAN: Production Operations [V6.7] Course

VMware vSAN: Production Operations [V6.7] Certification Training Course Overview

VMware vSAN: Production Operations [V6.7] training course focus on building skills in configuring & performing common administrator and end-user tasks with VMware vSAN™ 6.7. During the class, you will learn practical experience with vSAN production operations through the completion of instructor-led activities and hands-on lab exercises.
 
Audience:
  • Storage Administrators
  • Virtual Infrastructure Administrators
This course prepares you for Exam 5V0-21.19.

VMware vSAN: Production Operations [V6.7] Course (Duration : 16 Hours) Download Course Contents

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06 - 07 Dec 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
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03 - 04 Jan 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
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Course Modules

Module 1: Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
Module 2: vSAN Host and Hardware Operations
  • Recognize the importance of hardware compatibility
  • Ensure the compatibility of driver and firmware versioning
  • Use tools to automate driver validation and installation
  • Apply host hardware settings for optimum performance
  • Recognize the benefits of using VMware vSphere® Distributed Switch™
  • Compare the benefits of NIC teaming and Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP)
  • Plan appropriately for networking configuration changes
  • Identify ESXCLI commands and namespace options
  • Recognize how to use ESXCLI commands for troubleshooting vSAN software and hardware issues
  • Use Ruby vSphere Console (RVC) to get detailed information about the vSAN environment
Module 3: vSAN Data Availability Operations
  • Describe vSAN storage policies
  • Recognize the impact of a vSAN storage policy change
  • Describe and configure the Object Repair Timer advanced option
  • Plan disk replacement in a vSAN cluster
  • Plan maintenance tasks to avoid vSAN object failures
  • Recognize the importance of backing up data in vSAN
  • Describe the VMware vSphere® Storage APIs - Data Protection framework
  • Recognize the importance of managing snapshot utilization in a vSAN cluster
Module 4: vSAN Cluster Maintenance
  • Perform typical vSAN maintenance operations
  • Describe vSAN maintenance modes and data evacuation options
  • Assess the impact on cluster objects of entering maintenance mode
  • Determine the specific data actions required after exiting maintenance mode
  • Define the steps to shut down and reboot hosts and vSAN clusters
  • Migrate vSAN to a new vCenter Server instance
  • Use best practices for boot devices
  • Upgrade and update vSAN
  • Replace vSAN hardware by using scale-in and scale-out strategies
Module 5: vSAN Security Operations
  • Identify differences between VM encryption and vSAN encryption
  • Recognize how to perform ongoing operations to maintain data security
  • Identify steps in adding an existing encrypted vSAN cluster to a new vCenter Server instance
Module 6: vSAN Monitoring and Performance
  • Describe how the Customer Experience Improvement Program (CEIP) enables VMware to improve products and services
  • Identify the vSAN tools and health checks available for monitoring vSAN health
  • Manage alerts, alarms, and notifications related to vSAN in vSphere Client
  • Create and configure custom alarms to trigger vSAN health issues
  • Describe the vSAN tools and services that monitor vSAN performance
  • Use performance views to access metrics for monitoring vSAN clusters, hosts, and virtual machines
  • Explain how the writing of data generates I/O traffic and affects vSAN performance
  • Use performance metrics to analyze the vSAN environment
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Course Prerequisites
  • Basic knowledge of VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x]
  • Storage administration experience with block or file storage devices

After completion of this course; you will be able to:

  • Describe vSAN host operations
  • Discuss vSAN networking requirements
  • Define the tasks involved in hardware replacement in a vSAN cluster
  • Perform vSAN cluster scale-out & scale-up operations
  • Describe common vSAN maintenance operations
  • Define the tasks required for updating & upgrading vSAN
  • Describe vSAN security operations
  • Configure a key management server (KMS) cluster
  • Configure vSAN storage policies & observe the effects of a cluster-wide change
  • Explain vSAN resilience & availability features
  • Perform ongoing vSAN management tasks
  • Use the vSAN health service to monitor health and performance