During this course, equivalent to 5 days of training, you focus on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vRealize® Automation™. You learn about how vRealize Automation can be used to automate the delivery of virtual machines, applications, and personalized IT services across different data centers and hybrid cloud environments.
The course covers how to manage both on-premise systems and cloud services. The course covers how vRealize Automation Service Broker can aggregate content in native formats from multiple clouds and platforms into a common catalog.
This course also covers interfacing vRealize Automation with other systems using VMware vRealize® Orchestrator™ and how to use vRealize Automation to manage Kubernetes systems and leverage other systems. The course also covers integrating with Terraform and using SaltStack as a configuration management tool.
Describe the vRealize Automation architecture and use cases in cloud environments
Manage vRealize Automation entities on VMware and third-party virtual and cloud infrastructures
Configure and manage Cloud Accounts, Projects, Flavor Mappings, Image Mappings, Network Profiles, Storage Profiles, Volumes, Tags, and Services
Create, modify, manage, and deploy Cloud Templates
Connect to a Kubernetes Cluster and manage namespaces
Customize services and virtual machines with cloudConfig
Configure and manage the Service Broker
Configure and manage ABX actions, custom properties, event broker subscriptions, and vRealize orchestrator workflows
Integrate with vRealize Orchestrator
Install vRealize Automation with Lifecycle Configuration Manager
Describe Cloud Automation Services (Cloud Assembly and Code Stream).
Integrate Cloud Assembly with Terraform and SaltStack
Use logs and CLI commands to monitor and troubleshoot vRealize Automation
Who Can Benefit
Experienced system administrators and system integrators responsible for designing and implementing vRealize Automation
This course requires completion of one of the following courses: VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage OR VMware vSphere: Fast Track
Experience working at the command line is helpful.
If you cannot perform all of the below tasks, VMware recommends that you complete one of the prerequisite courses before enrolling in VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage.
This course requires that a student be able to perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling in this course:
Create VMware vCenter Server® objects, such as data centers and folders
Create a virtual machine using a wizard or a template
Modify a virtual machine’s hardware
Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere® vMotion®
Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion®
Configure and manage a vSphere DRS cluster with resource pools.
Configure and manage a VMware vSphere® High Availability cluster.
vRealize Automation Overview and Architecture
Describe the purpose and functionality of vRealize Automation
Describe the vRealize Automation architecture
Describe the use of VMware Workspace ONE® AccessTM
Describe the relationship between Kubernetes clusters, containers, and vRealize Automation services
Describe CLI commands for vRealize Automation 8 cluster management
Describe Cloud Assembly
Describe Service Broker
Describe Code Stream
Installing vRealize Automation
List the different vRealize Automation deployment types
Describe the purpose of vRealize easy installer
Describe the vRealize Automation installation process
Authentication and Authorization
Identity the steps involved in integrating Workspace One with Active Directory
Describe features of Workspace One
Describe the user roles available in vRealize Automation
Identify the key tasks performed by each user role
Define custom roles
Configure branding and multitenancy
Basic Initial Configuration
Quickly create a basic configuration with a cloud account, cloud zone, project, flavor mapping, and image mapping
VMware Cloud Templates
Configure and deploy a basic cloud template
Create cloud templates that can run on any cloud
Use cloudConfig to run commands, install software, and create users
Use YAML for inputs, variables, and conditional deployments
Tags and Storage Configuration
Describe different types of tags
Configure storage profiles
Use tags and storage profiles
Integrating NSX-T Data Center
List the capabilities and use cases of NSX-T Data Center
Describe the NSX-T Data Center architecture and components
Integrate NSX-T Data Center with vRealize Automation
List the supported network profiles in vRealize Automation
Use NSX-T Data Center components to design a multitier application Cloud Template
Identify the network and security options available in design canvas
Create and manage on-demand networks and security groups
Configure NSX-T day 2 actions
Integrating with Public Clouds
Configure and use VMware Cloud Foundation accounts
Configure and use an AWS cloud account
Configure and use an Azure cloud account
Configure and use a Google Cloud Platform cloud account
Using Service Broker for Catalog Management
Release a VMware Cloud Template™
Define content source and content sharing
Define Service Broker policy enforcement
Use custom forms for catalog items
vRealize Automation Extensibility
Use event topics
Create a subscription
Call a vRealize Orchestrator workflow
Create ABX actions
Using Code Stream
Introduction to Code Stream
The CI/CD process
Integrate GitLab with Code Stream and Cloud Assembly
Use Code Stream to install software
Integrate Cloud Assembly with Terraform
Use Terraform with a VMware Cloud Template
Use Terraform with Code Stream
Using Kubernetes Clusters
Introduction to Kubernetes
Connect to an existing Kubernetes Cluster
Integrate VMware Tanzu™ Grid Integrated Edition
Create a Supervisor Namespace as a catalog item
Using SaltStack for Configuration Management
Introduction SaltStack with vRealize Automation
Use SaltStack for software deployment
Use SaltStack for configuration management
Use SaltStack with event-driven orchestration
vRealize Automation Troubleshooting and Integration
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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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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