VMware Certified Professional 6 – Data Center Virtualization Exam

Course Details
Code: 2V0-621
Tuition (USD): $250.00 • Exam Voucher
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This exam validates that you have the skills required to successfully install, deploy, scale and manage VMware vSphere 6 environments.


Recommended training:

  • vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V6]
  • VMware vSphere: Bootcamp [V6]
  • VMware vSphere: Design and Deploy Fast Track [V6]
  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure and Manage plus Optimize and Scale Fast Track [V6.0]
  • Certification Exam Prep in the VMware Learning Zone

Course Details

Exam Topics

Section 1: Configure and Administer vSphere 6.x Security

  • Objective 1.1: Configure and Administer Role-based Access Control
  • Objective 1.2: Secure ESXi, vCenter Server, and vSphere Virtual Machines
  • Objective 1.3: Enable SSO and Active Directory Integration

Section 2: Configure and Administer Advanced vSphere 6.x Networking

  • Objective 2.1: Configure Advanced Policies/Features and Verify Network Virtualization Implementation
  • Objective 2.2: Configure Network I/O Control (NIOC)

Section 3: Configure and Administer Advanced vSphere 6.x Storage

  • Objective 3.1: Manage vSphere Storage Virtualization
  • Objective 3.2: Configure Software-defined Storage
  • Objective 3.3: Configure vSphere Storage Multi-pathing and Failover
  • Objective 3.4: Perform Advanced VMFS and NFS Configurations and Upgrades
  • Objective 3.5: Setup and Configure Storage I/O Control

Section 4: Upgrade a vSphere Deployment to 6.x

  • Objective 4.1: Perform ESXi Host and Virtual Machine Upgrades
  • Objective 4.2: Perform vCenter Server Upgrades

Section 5: Administer and Manage vSphere 6.x Resources

  • Objective 5.1: Configure Advanced/Multilevel Resource Pools

Section 6: Backup and Recover a vSphere Deployment

  • Objective 6.1: Configure and Administer a vSphere Backups/Restore/Replication Solution

Section 7: Troubleshoot a vSphere Deployment

  • Objective 7.1: Troubleshoot vCenter Server, ESXi Hosts, and Virtual Machines
  • Objective 7.2: Troubleshoot vSphere Storage and Network Issues
  • Objective 7.3: Troubleshoot vSphere Upgrades
  • Objective 7.4: Troubleshoot and Monitor vSphere Performance
  • Objective 7.5: Troubleshoot HA and DRS Configurations and Fault Tolerance

Section 8: Deploy and Consolidate vSphere Data Center

  • Objective 8.1: Deploy ESXi Hosts Using Autodeploy
  • Objective 8.2: Customize Host Profile Settings
  • Objective 8.3: Consolidate Physical Workloads using VMware Converter

Section 9: Configure and Administer vSphere Availability Solutions

  • Objective 9.1: Configure Advanced vSphere HA Features
  • Objective 9.2: Configure Advanced vSphere DRS Features

Section 10: Administer and Manage vSphere Virtual Machines

  • Objective 10.1: Configure Advanced vSphere Virtual Machine Settings
  • Objective 10.2: Create and Manage a Multi-site Content Library
  • Objective 10.3: Configure and Maintain a vCloud Air Connection