VMware Horizon 8: Infrastructure Administration - EDU-VHIA8-OE - NA

PT25894
Summary
This two-day, hands-on course gives you the skills to install and configure a virtual desktop infrastructure platform. This course builds your skills in installing and configuring VMware Horizon� through a combination of lecture and hands-on labs. You learn how to install and configure VMware Horizon� Connection Server�, VMware Unified Access Gateway� and how to establish Cloud Pod Architecture.
Prerequisites
Customers attending this course should have, at a minimum, the following skills:
• Use VMware vSphere® Web Client to view the state of virtual machines, datastores, and networks
• Open a virtual machine console on VMware vCenter Server® and access the guest operating system
• Create snapshots of virtual machines
• Configure guest customization specifications
• Modify virtual machine properties
• Convert a virtual machine into a template
• Deploy a virtual machine from a template

Attendees should also have the following Microsoft Windows system administration experience:
• Configure Active Directory services, including DNS, DHCP, and time synchronization
• Restrict user activities by implementing Group Policy objects
• Configure Windows systems to enable Remote Desktop Connections
• Build an ODBC connection to an SQL Server database

Duration
40 Hours
Audience
System administratorsSystem engineers
Topics
By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives: � Recognize the features and benefits of Horizon � Use VMware vSphere� to create VMs to be used as desktops for Horizon � Create and optimize Windows VMs to create Horizon desktops � Install and configure Horizon Agent on Horizon desktop � Configure and manage the VMware Horizon� Client� systems and connect the client to a VMware Horizon desktop � Configure, manage, and entitle desktop pools of full VMs � Configure, and entitle pools of instant-clone desktops � Create and use Remote Desktop Services (RDS) desktops and application pools � Monitor the Horizon environment using Horizon Console Dashboard and Horizon Help Desk Tool � Identify Horizon Connection Server installation, architecture, and requirements. � Describe the authentication and certification options for a Horizon environment � Recognize the integration process and benefits of VMware Workspace ONE� Access� and Horizon 8 � Discuss performance and scalability options available in Horizon 8 � Describe different security options for the Horizon environment Certifications � VMware Certified Professional � Desktop and Mobility 2020 (VCP-DTM 2020).

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