Troubleshooting and Operations [V6.4]

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 5 Day

This five-day, hands-on training course provides you with the advanced knowledge, skills, and tools to achieve competence in operating and troubleshooting the VMware NSX® 6.4 environment. In this course, you are introduced to several operational, management, and troubleshooting tools. You will be presented with various types of technical problems, which you will identify, analyze, and solve through a systematic process. This five-day, hands-on training course provides you with the advanced knowledge, skills, and tools to achieve competence in operating and troubleshooting the VMware NSX® 6.4 environment. In this course, you are introduced to several operational, management, and troubleshooting tools. You will be presented with various types of technical problems, which you will identify, analyze, and solve through a systematic process.

Prerequisites

  • Knowledge and working experience of computer networking, including:
      • Switching and routing technologies (L2-3)
      • Network and application delivery services (L4-7)
    • Knowledge and working experience of vSphere
    • Knowledge and working experience of NSX installation, configuration, management, and operations

Who Can Benefit

Network professionals who work with enterprise networks and VMware Sphere® 6.x

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Course Introduction

  • Lesson 1: Introduction and course logistics
  • Lesson 2: Course objectives
  • Lesson 3: Resources and references
  • Lesson 4: Learning paths and certifications

Module 2: Troubleshooting Methodology

  • Lesson 1: Develop a structured troubleshooting approach
  • Lesson 2: Differentiate between symptoms and root causes
  • Lesson 3: Identify and isolate problems residing in various areas
  • Lesson 4: Apply an appropriate methodology and procedure to troubleshooting

Module 3: NSX Troubleshooting and Operational Tools

  • Lesson 1: Discuss NSX operational requirements
  • Lesson 2: Use the native NSX tools (such as the central CLI, the NSX dashboard, and Application Rule Manager) to solve various types of problems
  • Lesson 3: Use vRealize Network Insight to identify and analyze problems
  • Lesson 4: Use VMware vRealize® Log Insight™ Content Pack for NSX in troubleshooting and operations

Module 4: Troubleshooting and Operating NSX Infrastructure

  • Lesson 1: Explain the NSX infrastructure and component communications
  • Lesson 2: Troubleshoot VMware NSX® Manager™ and the management plane
  • Lesson 3: Troubleshoot VMware NSX® Controller™ and the control plane
  • Lesson 4: Troubleshoot problems in host preparation

Module 5: Troubleshooting and Operating NSX Logical Switches

  • Lesson 1: Explain VXLAN and logical switching components
  • Lesson 2: Verify the VXLAN and logical switch configuration and status
  • Lesson 3: Identify and troubleshoot common layer 2 configuration errors
  • Lesson 4: Use the GUI, the CLI, packet capture, traceflow, and other tools to troubleshoot logical switching problems

Module 6: Troubleshooting and Operating NSX Logical Routers

  • Lesson 1: Describe the NSX logical routing architecture
  • Lesson 2: Explain routing components, functions, and communications
  • Lesson 3: Verify logical router configuration settings
  • Lesson 4: Use packet capture on routers and perform packet walk
  • Lesson 5: Use the GUI, the CLI, traceflow, and other tools to troubleshoot logical routing problems

Module 7: Troubleshooting and Operating NSX Edge Services

  • Lesson 1: Verify edge services (such as DHCP and DNS) configuration settings and operational status
  • Lesson 2: Troubleshoot various types of VPN services (SSL VPN-Plus, L2 VPN, and IPsec VPN)
  • Lesson 3: Verify the configuration and status of logical load balancers
  • Lesson 4: Troubleshoot common load-balancing and high availability scenarios

Module 8: Troubleshooting and Operating NSX Security Services

  • Lesson 1: Discuss the NSX distributed firewall architecture, components, communication channels, and features
  • Lesson 2: Use the CLI and other tools to troubleshoot the configuration and operations of the NSX distributed firewall and the NSX Edge firewall
  • Lesson 3: Explain and troubleshoot the Service Composer components and architecture
  • Lesson 4: Troubleshoot common problems related to Identity Firewall
  • Lesson 5: Examine Guest Introspection architecture, components, services, and operations
  • Lesson 6: Verify Guest Introspection deployment configuration and functions, and troubleshoot common problems

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Troubleshooting and Operations [V6.4]

5 Day
Classroom, Virtual

$4,625.00

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