VMware Horizon 8: Deploy and Manage (HDM8)

 

Who should attend

Operators, administrators, and architects for VMware Horizon should enroll in this course. These individuals are responsible for the creation, maintenance, and or delivery of remote and virtual desktop services. Additional duties can include the implementation, support, and administration of an organization's end-user computing infrastructure.

Certifications

Prerequisites

Customers attending this course should have, at a minimum, the following 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
  • Create snapshots of virtual machines
  • Configure guest customization specifications
  • Modify virtual machine properties
  • Convert a virtual machine into a template
  • Deploy a virtual machine from a template

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

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • 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
  • Identify Horizon Connection Server installation, architecture, and requirements.
  • Describe the authentication and certification options for a Horizon environment
  • Recognize the integration process and benefits of VMware Workspace ONE® Access™ and Horizon 8
  • Discuss performance and scalability options available in Horizon 8
  • Describe different security options for the Horizon environment

Certifications

  • VMware Certified Professional – Desktop and Mobility 2020 (VCP-DTM 2020).

Course Content

VMware Horizon 8: Deploy and Manage is a five-day combination course of VMware Horizon 8: Skills for Virtual Desktop Management & VMware Horizon 8: Infrastructure Administration. This training collection gives you the hands-on skills to deliver virtual desktops and applications through a single virtual desktop infrastructure platform. You will build on your skills in configuring and managing VMware Horizon® 8 through a combination of lecture and hands-on labs. You learn how to configure and deploy pools of virtual machines and how to provide a customized desktop environment to end-users. Additionally, you will learn how to install and configure a virtual desktop infrastructure platform. You learn how to install and configure VMware Horizon® Connection Server™, VMware Unified Access Gateway™, how to configure a load balancer for use with Horizon, and how to establish Cloud Pod Architecture.

Product Alignment

  • VMware Horizon 8 V2006

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • 3,300.— €
  • VMware Training Credits: 43 VTC
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Austria: 3,300.— €
  • Germany: 3,300.— €
  • Switzerland: CHF 5,200.—
  • VMware Training Credits: 43 VTC

Schedule

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Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
2 hours difference
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Gulf Standard Time (GST)
3 hours difference
Online Training This is a FLEX course. Time zone: Gulf Standard Time (GST)
6 hours difference
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) guaranteed date!
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) guaranteed date!
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) guaranteed date!
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) guaranteed date!
Guaranteed date:   We will carry out all guaranteed training regardless of the number of attendees, exempt from force majeure or other unexpected events, like e.g. accidents or illness of the trainer, which prevent the course from being conducted.
Instructor-led Online Training:   This computer icon in the schedule indicates that this date/time will be conducted as Instructor-Led Online Training.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
Europe
Germany
Hamburg This is an German language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Hamburg This is an German language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Munich This is an German language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Berlin This is an German language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Frankfurt This is an German language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Switzerland
Basel
Bern
Zurich
Basel
Bern
Zurich
Basel
Bern
Slovakia
Bratislava This is an English language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Bratislava This is an English language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Slovenia
Ljubljana This is an English language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: English
Poland
Warsaw This is an Polish language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Warsaw This is an Polish language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Italy
Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is an Italian language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Rome This is an Italian language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is an Italian language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Rome This is an Italian language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is an Italian language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Rome This is an Italian language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Netherlands
Utrecht This is an English language FLEX course. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: English
United Kingdom
London, City This is an English language FLEX course. Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
London, City This is an English language FLEX course. Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)
Guaranteed date:   We will carry out all guaranteed training regardless of the number of attendees, exempt from force majeure or other unexpected events, like e.g. accidents or illness of the trainer, which prevent the course from being conducted.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.