Naslovnica

VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage

Classroom

VMware

You learn about the configuration and use of the vRealize Automation platform, including creation of catalog services that include predefined virtual machines, software components, and on-demand VMware NSX® networks.

This two-day, hands-on training course gives experienced VMware vSphere® administrators the knowledge to install, configure, and manage VMware Site Recovery Manager™ 8.2. This course also shows you how to write and test disaster recovery plans that use Site Recovery Manager.

Što ćete naučiti

  • Describe the vRealize Automation architecture and use cases
  • Install and configure vRealize Automation
  • Manage vRealize Automation entities on VMware and third-party virtual, cloud, and physical infrastructures
  • Configure and manage catalogs and blueprints
  • Configure and manage business groups and reservations for compute resources on VMware, Microsoft,  Amazon, and other platforms
  • Use the self-service portal to request and manage machines in accordance with vRealize Automation approval and governance policies
  • Explain vRealize Automation extensibility and workflows
  • Manage and monitor machines and resource reclamation

Kome je namijenjen

Experienced system administrators and system integrators responsible for designing and implementing vRealize Automation.

Preduvjeti

  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x]
  • VMware vSphere: Fast Track [V6.x]

Nastavni plan

Pregledaj
1  Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
2  vRealize Automation Overview and Architecture
  • Explain the role of vRealize Automation
  • Describe where vRealize Automation fits in the VMware product stack
  • Identify the components of a vRealize Automation simple deployment
  • Identify the components of a vRealize Automation enterprise deployment
  • Identify the component design options for vRealize Automation
  • Explain the concepts of vRealize Automation administration and self-service provisioning
  • Identify how vRealize Automation integrates with other VMware products
  3  vRealize Automation Installation
  • Identify the prerequisites for installation
  • Describe the differences between a minimal deployment and an enterprise deployment
  • Describe the steps to install vRealize Automation using minimal deployment
  • Describe the steps to install vRealize Automation using VMware vRealize® Suite Lifecycle Manager™
4  vRealize Automation Tenancy
  • Describe multitenancy
  • Create tenants
5  Authentication and Authorization
  • Identify the authentication methods available in vRealize Automation
  • Describe identity management in vRealize Automation
  • Identify the appropriate role for different tasks in vRealize Automation
6  vRealize Automation Infrastructure Configuration
  • Configure vRealize Automation endpoints
  • Create Fabric Groups
  • Create Business Groups
  • Create Network Profiles
  • Create and manage Reservations for compute resources
  • Create Reservation Policies
7  Blueprints and Catalog Management
  • Define blueprints
  • Identify the process and options for configuring a blueprint
  • Create a blueprint with a single virtual machine
  • Create a multitiered virtual application
  • Identify the role of the service catalog
  • Define catalog items
  • Use entitlements to manage catalog items
  • Define Cloudclient
  • Export blueprints using Cloudclient
8  Software Provisioning
  • Define software components
  • Design software components and application blueprints
  • Deploy an application blueprint from the service catalog
9  Custom Resources and the Property Dictionary
  • Use custom properties to modify the provisioning process
  • Use property groups to group sets of custom properties
  • Use the property dictionary to modify the provisioning process
  • Use component profiles in the creation and deployment of blueprints
10  Custom Forms
  • Describe the benefits of using custom forms
  • Use the custom Form Editor
  • Define constraints
  • Define read-only fields
  • Use vRealize Orchestrator actions in custom forms
11  Integrating VMware NSX
  • Integrate vRealize Automation and VMware NSX
  • Use VMware NSX elements in vRealize Automation blueprints
12  Extensibility
  • Introduction to Extensibility
  • Describe the Event Broker
  • Describe the master workflow
  • Create an XaaS blueprint
13  Approval Policies
  • Identify roles involved in creating approval policies
  • Identify approval policy levels
  • Identify approval phases
  • Create and apply approval policies for catalog items
14  Monitoring and Reclamation
  • Identify how to monitor resource use
  • Demonstrate how to reclaim resources
  • Demonstrate how to manage machine leases
  • Monitor system events
  • Create a vRealize Automation system health check test
  • Create a vRealize Orchestrator system health check test
15  vRealize Automation Integration with Containers
  • Describe Containers
  • Describe how Docker and Kubernetes can manage containers
  • Describe Harbor
  • Describe vSphere Integrated Containers
16  vRealize Automation Integration with vRealize Suite
  • Describe the use cases and benefits of using vRealize Lifecycle Manager to manage a vRealize
Automation deployment
  • Describe VMware vRealize® Business™ for Cloud concepts
  • Use vRealize Business for Cloud to manage cost
  • Describe vRealize Operations Dashboard integration with vRealize Automation
  • Describe dashboard features related to deployments
  • Describe dashboard features related to machines
17  vRealize Automation Integration with External Systems
  • Describe how vRealize Automation can be integrated with external systems including Amazon endpoints