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This course is 60 percent lecture and 40 % case-study discussions and activities
This course is designed to guide students through the decision points and policy choices available for designing and implementing a VMware vCloud® environment. Students will learn to appreciate the effects of design choices in VMware vSphere®, VMware vCloud® Director™, VMware® vCenter™ Chargeback™, and the VMware® vShield Edge™ capability that is included with vCloud Director. The course culminates in a comprehensive workshop on VMware cloud design. This course is 60 percent lecture and 40 case-study activities.
By the end of the course, you should have an understanding of the VMware cloud and be able to do the following:
Evaluate and design a multitenant environment to address both private cloud and public cloud customer needs.
Configure vCloud providers that can accommodate heterogeneous server, storage, and network resources.
Design a network infrastructure optimized for vCloud.
Integrate vCloud Director security with existing LDAP systems and design appropriate security hierarchies with security roles.
Design a vCenter Chargeback implementation.
Design Labs: The course is built on four design labs. In the final, 6-hour lab, students will design a complete Cloud architecture on either the service provider model or the private enterprise model..
vCloud architecture network design lab
vCloud architecture provider design lab
vCloud architecture security design lab
vCloud architecture design lab
Module 1: Course Introduction
Introductions and course logistics
Module 2: VMware vCloud Director Architecture Review
Components of VMware cloud infrastructure
Logical constructs in vCloud Director
Cloud architecture fundamentals
Module 3: VMware vCloud Architecture Models
Service provider (public cloud) model
Enterprise (private cloud) model
Management clusters and resource groups
Roles and communications in multicell architectures
Module 4: Designing Networks
General network design principles
Connectivity between networks and clouds
Module 5: Designing Providers
Linked clones and fast provisioning
Organization and provider virtual datacenters
Providers and networking
Module 6: Designing Organizations
Organization creation and resource pools in the provider virtual datacenters
Accessing multiple provider virtual datacenters from one organization
Organization administrator rights and responsibilities