VMware vSphere: What's New [V6.7 to V7] (VSWN7)

 

Who should attend

System architects, system administrators, IT managers, VMware partners, and individuals responsible for implementing and managing vSphere architectures

Prerequisites

This course requires completion of one the following courses or equivalent knowledge and administration experience with ESXi and vCenter Server:

  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage
  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale
  • VMware vSphere: Fast Track
  • VMware vSphere: Troubleshooting

The course material presumes that you can perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling in this course:

  • Install and configure ESXi
  • Install vCenter Server
  • Create vCenter Server objects, such as data centers and folders
  • Create and manage vCenter Server roles and permissions
  • Create and modify a standard switch
  • Create and modify a distributed switch
  • Connect an ESXi host to NAS, iSCSI, or Fibre Channel storage
  • Create a VMFS datastore
  • Use a content library template to create a virtual machine
  • Modify a virtual machine’s hardware
  • Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere® vMotion® and VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion®
  • Configure and manage a vSphere DRS cluster
  • Configure and manage a VMware vSphere® High Availability cluster
  • Use VMware vSphere® Update Manager™ to apply patches and perform upgrades to ESXi hosts and VMs

If you cannot complete these tasks, VMware recommends that you instead take the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V7] (VSICM7) course.

Course Objectives

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

  • List and describe the importance of key features and enhancements in vSphere 6.7 update releases and vSphere 7
  • Determine the proper upgrade path for a vCenter Server instance and upgrade VMware vCenter® Server Appliance™ to version 7
  • Migrate a Windows vCenter Server system to vCenter Server Appliance 7
  • Manage and update VM templates located in content libraries
  • Use Identity Federation to configure vCenter Server to use Microsoft ADFS
  • Use the VMware vSphere® Client™ to manage certificates
  • Describe vCenter Server, VMware ESXi™, storage, network, virtual machine, and security enhancements in vSphere 7
  • Use VMware vSphere® Trust Authority™ to secure the infrastructure for encrypted VMs
  • Demonstrate the Quickstart feature of the ESXi cluster
  • Recognize improvements to VMware vSphere® Distributed Resource Scheduler™
  • Use vSphere Lifecycle Manager to manage vSphere deployments, updates, and configurations
  • Discuss the purpose and capabilities of VMware vSphere® with Kubernetes and how it fits into the VMware Tanzu™ portfolio

Course Content

In this three-day, hands-on training course, you explore the new features and enhancements in VMware vCenter Server® 7 and VMware ESXi™ 7. Real-world use-case deployment scenarios, hands-on lab exercises, and lectures teach you the skills that you need to effectively implement and configure VMware vSphere® 7.

This course is recommended for customers who want to deploy vSphere 7 in their existing vSphere environment.

Product Alignment

  • ESXi 7
  • vCenter Server 7

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration
3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • 2,150.— €
  • VMware PSO Credits: 26
Classroom Training

Duration
3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Austria: 2,150.— €
  • Germany: 2,150.— €
  • Switzerland: CHF 2,800.—
  • VMware PSO Credits: 26

Schedule

Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

English

Time zone: Central European Time (CET)   ±1 hour

Online Training
Classroom option: Ljubljana
Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training
Classroom option: Bratislava
Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training
Classroom option: Ljubljana
Time zone: Central European Time (CET)

2 hours difference

Online Training
Classroom option: Dubai
Time zone: Gulf Standard Time (GST)
Online Training
Classroom option: Dubai
Time zone: Gulf Standard Time (GST)
Online Training
Classroom option: Dubai
Time zone: Gulf Standard Time (GST)
Online Training
Classroom option: Dubai
Time zone: Gulf Standard Time (GST)
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

Europe

Germany

Berlin This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Frankfurt This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Hamburg This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Frankfurt This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Munich This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)

Switzerland

Basel 5 days
Bern 5 days
Zurich 5 days This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Basel 5 days
Bern 5 days
Zurich 5 days This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Basel 5 days
Bern 5 days
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Slovakia

Bratislava This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)

Slovenia

Ljubljana This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: English
Ljubljana This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: English

Poland

Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)

Italy

Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Rome This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Rome This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)