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VMware vRealize Operations for Administrators [V7]

Course Details
Code: EDU-VROPSA7
Tuition (USD): $1,700.00 • Classroom (2 days)
$1,700.00 • Virtual (2 days)

This two-day course is designed for data center administrators 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™ 6.7, VMware vCenter Server® 6.7, and vRealize Operations 7.0.

This two-day course is designed for data center administrators 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™ 6.7, VMware vCenter Server® 6.7, and vRealize Operations 7.0.
Note: If you have taken the VMware vRealize Operations: Install, Configure, Manage course, duplicate content makes this course unsuitable for you.
 
Objectives
By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
  • Identify features and benefits of vRealize Operations
  • Use interface features to assess and troubleshoot operational issues
  • Recognize how to use vRealize Operations components to build scalability and availability
  • Recognize effective ways to optimize performance and capacity in data centers
  • Troubleshoot and manage issues and configurations using alerts and dashboards
  • Create policies to meet the operational needs of your environment
 
Intended Audience
Experienced system administrators
 
Prerequisites
This class requires completion of one of the following courses:
  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x]
  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V6.x]
Or system administration experience with vSphere deployments
 
Product Alignment
  • vRealize Operations 7.0
  • ESXi 6.7
  • vCenter Server 6.7
 
Outline
1  Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
 
2  Introduction to vRealize Operations
  • Describe how vRealize Operations is used to manage the software-defined data center
  • Describe the features and benefits of vRealize Operations
 
3  vRealize Operations Concepts
  • Navigate the main pages of the product user interface
  • Use the product UI and the admin UI
  • Use tags, applications, and groups to group related objects in the environment
 
4  vRealize Operations Architecture
  • Describe the function of the components in a node
  • Describe the roles in a vRealize Operations cluster
 
5  Performance Optimization
  • Assess the performance of your environment to determine which data centers need optimization
  • Define the business and operational intents for your data centers
  • Automate the process of optimizing and balancing workloads in your data centers
  • Report on the results of your optimization efforts
 
6  Capacity Optimization
  • Define capacity planning terminology and capacity planning models
  • Assess the overall capacity of a data center and provide optimization recommendations
  • Use what-if scenarios to plan for future capacity requirements
  • Assess the cost of running the data centers in your environment
 
7  Troubleshooting and Managing Configurations
  • Use predefined step-by-step workflows to troubleshoot different vSphere objects
  • Assess your environment’s compliance to standards
  • View the configurations of vSphere objects in your environment
  • Describe how logs can be accessed by integrating vRealize Operations with VMware vRealize® Log Insight™
  • Use inventory trees on the Environment page to monitor vSphere objects
  • Monitor the performance of the vRealize Operations instance
 
8  Policies
  • Create policies for various types of workloads
  • Explain how policy inheritance works

Who Can Benefit

Experienced system administrators

Course Details

1 Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives

2 Introduction to vRealize Operations

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

3 vRealize Operations Concepts

  • Navigate the main pages of the product user interface
  • Use the product UI and the admin UI
  • Use tags, applications, and groups to group related objects in the environment

4 vRealize Operations Architecture

  • Describe the function of the components in a node
  • Describe the roles in a vRealize Operations cluste

5 Performance Optimization

  • Assess the performance of your environment to determine which data centers need optimization
  • Define the business and operational intents for your data centers
  • Automate the process of optimizing and balancing workloads in your data centers
  • Report on the results of your optimization efforts

6 Capacity Optimization

  • Define capacity planning terminology and capacity planning models
  • Assess the overall capacity of a data center and provide optimization recommendations
  • Use what-if scenarios to plan for future capacity requirements
  • Assess the cost of running the data centers in your environment

7 Troubleshooting and Managing Configurations

  • Use predefined step-by-step workflows to troubleshoot different vSphere objects
  • Assess your environment’s compliance to standards
  • View the configurations of vSphere objects in your environment
  • Describe how logs can be accessed by integrating vRealize Operations with VMware vRealize® Log Insight™
  • Use inventory trees on the Environment page to monitor vSphere objects
  • Monitor the performance of the vRealize Operations instance

8 Policies

  • Create policies for various types of workloads
  • Explain how policy inheritance works