This five-day, fast-paced course provides comprehensive training on how to install, configure, and manage a VMware NSX-T™ Data Center environment. This course covers key NSX-T Data Center features and functionality offered in the NSX-T Data Center 3.0 release, including the overall infrastructure, logical switching, logical routing, networking and security services, micro-segmentation and firewalls, and more. Access to a software-defined data center environment is provided through hands-on labs to reinforce the skills and concepts presented in the course. Product Alignment • NSX-T Data Center 3.0
This course requires completion of one of the following courses: • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] • VMware vCloud Director: Install, Configure, Manage [V9.x]
Experienced system administrators or network administrators
By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives: • Describe VMware Virtual Cloud Network and the NSX-T Data Center architecture • Describe the NSX-T Data Center components and main functions • Explain the NSX-T Data Center key features and benefits • Deploy and configure NSX-T Data Center infrastructure • Configure layer 2 logical switching and bridging • Explain the tiered routing architecture and configure gateways • Configure advanced services such as VPN and load balancing • Describe the NSX-T Data Center security model with micro-segmentation • Configure Distributed Firewall and Gateway Firewall to protect east-west and north-south traffic • Explain advanced security enforcement with URL analysis, IDS, and partner service insertion • Integrate VMware Identity Manager™ or LDAP with NSX-T Data Center and configure role-based access control • Describe NSX-T Data Center Federation use-cases and architecture for switching, routing, and security.