VMware vCloud Director – Fundamentals [V5.1/V5.5]

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Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?
This course is aimed at anyone interested in learning the fundamentals of vCloud Director.

what you will learn

What you will learn
Upon completion you will know how to:
Briefly explain cloud computing
Recognize cloud implementations
Identify VMware vCloud Director functions and benefits
Analyze vCloud Director architecture
Identify the vCloud Director components and their functions
Examine how to charge for resources
Determine the licensing needs
Recognize the prerequisites for vCloud Director installation
Illustrate vCloud Director software installation
Demonstrate configuration of vCloud Director software
Differentiate the vCloud Director terminologies
Configure and manage vSphere resources
Configure and manage cloud resources
Create and provision organizations
Create and manage catalogs
Utilize roles and rights to control access
Recognize the different administration roles within vCloud Director
Recognize types of networks in vCloud Director
Create and manage the networks
Identify different types of network pools
Recognize user tasks and privileges
Identify how to work with vCloud Director as a user


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course outline

Course Outline

VMware vCloud Director Overview: In this module, you will learn about cloud and cloud implementations. You will also learn about VMware vCloud Director and its benefits and functions.
VMware vCloud Director Architecture and Components: This module provides an overview of vCloud Director components, illustrates the vCloud Director architecture, defines vCloud Director component functions, and describes how VMware vShield Edge and VMware vCenter Chargeback are integrated with vCloud Director.
VMware vCloud Director Installation and Configuration: In this module, you will review vCloud Director components and learn about the prerequisites for vCloud Director installation. You will also learn about the procedure to install and configure vCloud Director. Additionally, you will learn about the post-installation steps.
VMware vCloud Director Administration: This module covers vCloud Director administration tasks, which include how to create and manage organizations, catalogs, cells, users, roles, and compute resources.
Network Administration in VMware vCloud Director: In this module, you will learn about vCloud Director network administration tasks such as creating and managing different types of networks. You will also learn about the requirements and constraints of different types of network pools.
VMware vCloud Director User: In this module, you will learn about deployment and maintenance of vCloud Director that includes understanding how organizations and roles give access to different functions, how to work within the catalogs, and how to use vApp templates.

Follow on
There are no follow-ons for this course.

Certification programs
There are no certifications associated with this course.