This course, equivalent to 5 days of training, provides you with the advanced knowledge, skills, and tools to achieve competency in operating and troubleshooting the VMware Telco Cloud Automation™ environment. In this course, you are introduced to VMware Telco Cloud Automation infrastructure settings, deployment options, and procedures. You explore Containers as a Service and understand the workflow details of Partner Integration processes. You are introduced to zero-touch provisioning and its importance in VMware Telco Cloud Automation. You onboard and instantiate network functions and network services using hands-on lab exercises.
In addition, you are presented with life cycle management workflows as well as various types of technical problems in VMware Telco Cloud Automation, which you will identify, analyze, and solve through a systematic process.
List VMware Telco Cloud Automation deployment options and procedures
Describe the VMware Telco Cloud Automation infrastructure settings
Configure Containers as a Service (CaaS) functionality
Describe partner integration options and procedures
Define zero-touch provisioning and describe infrastructure deployment
Instantiate network services and network functions
Describe the authorization model of VMware Telco Cloud Automation
Define platform life cycle management (LCM) for VMware Telco Cloud Automation
Enumerate troubleshooting concepts and day-two operations for VMware Telco Cloud Automation
Describe the use of APIs within VMware Telco Cloud Automation
List examples of how VMware Telco Cloud Automation can be used in a CICD environment
Who Can Benefit
Telco cloud system administrators and telco network operations engineers
Professionals who work with telco or enterprise and data center networks
Designers and operations engineers who manage telco workloads
Before taking this course, you should have completed the VMware Telco Cloud Automation Fundamentals course.
You should also have the following understanding or knowledge:
Good understanding of VMware products like VMware vSphere®, VMware NSX®, VMware vSAN™, TKG, and VMware vCloud Director®
Knowledge and working experience of network functions virtualization, including:
ETSI NFV framework, virtualized network functions, and related Interfaces
Kubernetes, Helm, cloud-native network functions, and CNI
VMware Telco Cloud Automation Installation
Describe day-zero operations for VMware Telco Cloud Automation
Describe the VMware Telco Cloud Automation architecture
List the steps to perform VMware Telco Cloud Automation deployment
List the steps to perform VMware Telco Cloud Automation control plane integration
Describe VMware Telco Cloud Automation control plane scaling
Describe the requirements on other applications such as VMware vRealize® Orchestrator™ and Harbor
Describe where, when, and how to use VMware Telco Cloud Automation tagging
Day One Operations: Infrastructure Settings
Describe the VMware Telco Cloud Automation infrastructure options
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?
Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.
How can someone reach me during class?
If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.
What languages are used to deliver training?
Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.
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As a vendor-authorized training partner, we offer a curriculum that our partners have vetted. We use the same course materials and facilitate the same labs as our vendor-delivered training. These courses are considered the gold standard and, as such, are priced accordingly.
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It depends on your requirements, your role in your company, and your depth of knowledge. The good news about many of our learning paths, you can start from the fundamentals to highly specialized training.
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ExitCertified instructors have an average of 27 years of practical IT experience. They have also served as consultants for an average of 15 years. To stay up to date, instructors will at least spend 25 percent of their time learning new emerging technologies and courses.
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You will get access to the PDF of course books and guides, but access to the recording and slides will depend on the vendor and type of training you receive.
Provided good amount of material and a great instructor to teach the material.
Good training material and good instruction. More time needs to be provided for the lab work.
Course was great and the instructor had an answer for anything that was asked during the course.
Great class I learned a great deal from the material. There would seem to a large amount that I need to learn about.
Very good couse and again we would like to see more videos on removing FRUs