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VMware Cloud Services Solutions

VMware Cloud Services Solutions

Target Audience
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level

VMware cloud services are based on the trusted vSphere infrastructure, building not just the private cloud but extending its capabilities out into the public domain to form a hybrid configuration. This course introduces the various components of the VMware vCloud Suite and the hybrid cloud concept. It also explores VMware's Infrastructure-as-a-Service offering that is available in the form of the vCloud Air platform.

Target Audience
IT planners, system designers, IT administrators, system analysts, strategic decision makers, and technical engineers


Expected Duration (hours)

Lesson Objectives

VMware Cloud Services Solutions

  • start the course
  • define the types of cloud computing and discuss the challenges associated with them
  • identify the challenges resolved by the cloud environment in terms of availability, elasticity, and efficiency
  • describe how the enterprise is moving to a highly virtualized state and how the VMware ecosystem is adapting with SDDC, hybrid cloud, and mobility services
  • describe how IT production can move from the traditional operation model to the IT-as-a-Service solution
  • describe how to build a vSphere-based private cloud to optimize your data center and identify the functions of vCloud Suite
  • identify the products that make up VMware vCloud Suite
  • identify the implementation benefits provided to businesses by VMware vCloud Suite
  • identify the features provided by the vCloud Suite private cloud solution
  • explain the role of VMware vSphere and supporting components in building a private cloud infrastructure
  • identify the functions and features of vCenter Site Recovery Manager
  • define vCloud networking and security capabilities and services
  • identify the functions and benefits provided by vRealize Operations
  • identify the functions and benefits provided by vRealize Automation
  • identify the functions and benefits provided by vRealize Business
  • identify the VMware hybrid cloud solutions available to extend an enterprise's data center into the cloud
  • describe how vCloud Air functions as an Infrastructure as a Service or IaaS offering and identify the services it provides
  • explore the key benefits and advantages of VMware hybrid clouds
  • define the capabilities and features of the VMware vCloud Connector
  • describe the vCloud Air cloud service offering
  • explore the key use cases for implementing VMware vCloud Air services
  • identify the purpose and use case for VMware's vCloud Air dedicated cloud offering
  • define the key benefits and features of VMware vCloud Air Dedicated Cloud service
  • identify the functions and use cases of the vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud service
  • define the key benefits and features of a VMware vCloud Air Virtual Private Cloud service
  • choose an appropriate VMware cloud solution for a given scenario and ensure the client requirements are met
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    Expertise Level