Overview: In this two-day course, you focus on building skills in configuring and performing common Day 2 administrator and end-user tasks with VMware vSAN 6.7. You gain practical experience with vSAN production operations through the completion of instructor-led activities and hands-on lab exercises. Note: This course is based on beta software. Product Alignment ESXi 6.7 vCenter Server 6.7 vSAN 6.7
This course has the following prerequisites:Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] courseStorage administration experience with block or file storage devicesCompletion of the VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage [v6.x], course or equivalent experience with vSAN is desirable.The course presumes that a student can perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling:Use VMware vSphere Web ClientCreate and manage VMware vCenter Server objects, such as data centers, clusters, hosts, and virtual machinesCreate and modify a standard switchConnect a VMware ESXi host to NAS, iSCSI, or Fibre Channel storageCreate a VMware vSphere VMFS datastoreUse a wizard or a template to create a virtual machineMigrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere vMotionMigrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere Storage vMotionIf you cannot complete all of these tasks, VMware recommends that you complete the, VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x], and, VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage [V6.x], courses before enrolling in VMware vSAN: Production Operations.
Storage and virtual infrastructure administrators who are responsible for production support and administration of vSAN v6.x
By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives: Describe vSAN host operations Discuss vSAN networking requirements Define the tasks involved in hardware replacement in a vSAN cluster Perform vSAN cluster scale-out and scale-up operations Describe common vSAN maintenance operations Define the tasks required for updating and upgrading vSAN Describe vSAN security operations Configure a key management server (KMS) cluster Configure vSAN storage policies and observe the effects of a cluster-wide change Explain vSAN resilience and availability features Perform ongoing vSAN management tasks Use the vSAN health service to monitor health and performance