NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.0] - (On Demand)

Course Details
Code:
EDU-NSXICM6-EL
Tuition (USD):
$3,000.00 • Self Paced
This comprehensive, fast-paced training course focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware NSX™. This course covers NSX as a part of the software-defined data center platform, implementation use cases along with features of NSX, and functionality operating at Layer 2 through Layer 7 of the OSI model. Lecture and hands-on lab activities support the student’s understanding of VMware NSX features, functionality, and on-going management and control.

Bonus Item: Certification Exam Voucher (VCP-NV).

VMware On Demand is a robust, self-paced learning solution delivering modular training combined with hands-on practice labs, giving you a powerful alternative to traditional classroom training.

  • Compelling: Interactive modules with labs that build as you progress
  • Comprehensive: Rich content equivalent to classroom training that meets certification course requirements, including final assessments. Some courses also include bonus items like exam vouchers
  • Convenient: 45 days to access the content multiple times at your pace
This comprehensive, fast-paced training course focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware NSX™. This course covers NSX as a part of the software-defined data center platform, implementation use cases along with features of NSX, and functionality operating at Layer 2 through Layer 7 of the OSI model. Lecture and hands-on lab activities support the student’s understanding of VMware NSX features, functionality, and on-going management and control.

Bonus Item: Certification Exam Voucher (VCP-NV).

VMware On Demand is a robust, self-paced learning solution delivering modular training combined with hands-on practice labs, giving you a powerful alternative to traditional classroom training.

  • Compelling: Interactive modules with labs that build as you progress
  • Comprehensive: Rich content equivalent to classroom training that meets certification course requirements, including final assessments. Some courses also include bonus items like exam vouchers
  • Convenient: 45 days to access the content multiple times at your pace
 

Target Audience

  • Experienced system administrators that specialize in networking

Prerequisites
  • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems
  • Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals course for VCA-DCV certification


Course Objectives

  • Describe the evolution of the software-defined data center
  • Describe how NSX is the next step in the evolution of the software-defined data center
  • Describe data center prerequisites for NSX deployment
  • Configure and deploy NSX components for management and control
  • Describe basic NSX layer 2 networking
  • Configure, deploy, and use logical switch networks
  • Configure and deploy NSX distributed router appliances to establish East-West connectivity
  • Configure and deploy VMware NSX Edge™ services gateway appliances to establish North-South connectivity
  • Configure and use all main features of the NSX Edge services gateway
  • Configure NSX Edge firewall rules to restrict network traffic
  • Configure NSX distributed firewall rules to restrict network traffic
  • Use role-based access to control user account privileges
  • Use activity monitoring to determine whether a security policy is effective
  • Configure service composer policies
Course Outline
1  Course Introduction
•  Introductions and course logistics
•  Course objectives
2  VMware NSX Components for Management and Control
•  Introduction to VMware vSphere® Virtualization
•  Evolution of the software-defined data center
•  Introduction to NSX
•  VMware NSX Manager™
•  NSX Controller cluster
3  Logical Switch Networks
•  Ethernet fundamentals
•  VMware vSphere® Distributed Switch™ overview
•  Switch link aggregation
•  VLAN
•  VXLAN: Logical Switch Networks
•  VMware NSX Controller™ replication
4  Routing with VMware NSX Edge Appliances
•  Routing protocols primer
•  NSX logical router
•  NSX Edge services gateway
5  Features of the VMware NSX Edge Services Gateway
•  Network address translation
•  Load balancing
•  High availability
•  Virtual private networking
-  Layer 2 VPN
-  IPsec VPN
-  SSL VPN-Plus
•  VLAN-to-VXLAN bridging
6  VMware NSX Security
•  NSX Edge firewall
•  NSX distributed firewall
•  Role-based access control
•  NSX data endpoint
•  Flow Monitoring
•  Service Composer
Course Details
Code:
EDU-NSXICM6-EL
Tuition (USD):
$3,000.00 • Self Paced