Operations for Operators [V6]

Session Detail:    Classroom 2 Day

This two-day course is designed for data center operators who are responsible for the day-to-day management of a VMware vSphere® environment using VMware vRealize® Operations™. This course will teach you how to use vRealize Operations as a forensic and predictive tool. The course is based on VMware ESXi™ 6.5, VMware vCenter Server® 6.5, and vRealize Operations 6.6.
Note: If you have taken the VMware vRealize Operations Manager: Install, Configure, Manage course, duplicate content makes this course unsuitable for you.
Product Alignment

  • vRealize Operations 6.6
  • ESXi 6.5
  • vCenter Server 6.5

This two-day course is designed for data center operators who are responsible for the day-to-day management of a VMware vSphere® environment using VMware vRealize® Operations™. This course will teach you how to use vRealize Operations as a forensic and predictive tool. The course is based on VMware ESXi™ 6.5, VMware vCenter Server® 6.5, and vRealize Operations 6.6.
Note: If you have taken the VMware vRealize Operations Manager: Install, Configure, Manage course, duplicate content makes this course unsuitable for you.
Product Alignment

  • vRealize Operations 6.6
  • ESXi 6.5
  • vCenter Server 6.5

Prerequisites

This class requires completion of one of the following courses, or system administration experience with vSphere deployments:

  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage
  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale

Who Can Benefit

Operators responsible for the day-to-day operation of a vSphere environment

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Course Introduction

  • Lesson 1: Introductions and course logistics
  • Lesson 2: Course objectives

Module 2: Introduction to vRealize Operations

  • Lesson 1: Describe how vRealize Operations is used to manage the software-defined data center
  • Lesson 2: Describe the features and benefits of vRealize Operations

Module 3: vRealize Operations User Interface

  • Lesson 1: Navigate the main areas of the user interface
  • Lesson 2: Explain the importance of inventory trees
  • Lesson 3: View widgets and dashboards on the Home page
  • Lesson 4: View inventory trees and objects on the Environment page

Module 4: vRealize Operations Concepts

  • Lesson 1: Use views to gather information about the environment
  • Lesson 2: Create reports about the environment
  • Lesson 3: Explain how data is collected and analyzed by vRealize Operations
  • Lesson 4: List the functions of the analytics component
  • Lesson 5: Discuss key indicators in the user interface that provide warnings about potential problems
  • Lesson 6: Use alerts to identify root causes for performance, capacity, and utilization problems
  • Lesson 7: Use symptoms to indicate a potential problem
  • Lesson 8: Use badges to visually analyze your environment to identify good or bad conditions for the entire environment

Module 5: Troubleshooting System Health Issues

  • Lesson 1: Discuss the process for troubleshooting system health problems
  • Lesson 2: Troubleshoot system health alerts
  • Lesson 3: Troubleshoot a user’s performance problem
  • Lesson 4: Use health weather maps and heat maps to monitor system health

Module 6: Capacity Planning

  • Lesson 1: Define capacity planning terminology
  • Lesson 2: Discuss capacity planning models
  • Lesson 3: Monitor for capacity risk in the environment
  • Lesson 4: Troubleshoot risk issues
  • Lesson 5: Troubleshoot efficiency issues
  • Lesson 6: Identify ways to optimize resource use
  • Lesson 7: Use projects to perform what-if scenarios

Module 7: Tags, Application Groups, and Custom Object Groups

  • Lesson 1: Use tags and applications to group objects
  • Lesson 2: Create custom object groups in the environment

Module 8: Policies

  • Lesson 1: List guidelines for customizing vRealize Operations
  • Lesson 2: Import and export content
  • Lesson 3: Create policies for various types of workloads
  • Lesson 4: Explain how policy inheritance works

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