DOL NISGTC Track
DOL NISGTC Track
Track Room Location: H241 - Heritage Hall
Please note that the “VMWare vSphere 5.1” track is now CLOSED.To join the wait-list, register for the “VMWare” track as your first choice, but understand that for now you will be registered into your second choice. If more room becomes available in “VMWare,” we will contact you in order of registration into the closed track.
This hands-on training course explores installation, configuration, and management of VMware vSphere®, which consists of VMware vSphere® ESXi™ and VMware® vCenter Server™. This course is based on prerelease versions of ESXi 5.1 and vCenter Server 5.1. Completion of this course satisfies the prerequisite for taking the VMware Certified Professional 5 exam.
Students who complete this course may enroll in any of several, more advanced vSphere courses. For advanced course options, go to www.vmware.com/education.
System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems
Timur Mirzoev is an Associate Professor of Information Technology Department at Georgia Southern University, College of Information Technology. Dr. Mirzoev heads the International VMware IT Academy Center and EMC Academic Alliance at Georgia Southern University. Some of Dr. Mirzoev’s research interests include server and network storage virtualization, cloud systems, storage networks and topologies. Currently, Dr. Mirzoev is holds the following certifications: VMware Certified Instructor, VMware Certified Professional 5, EMC Proven Professional, LefthandNetworks (HP), SAN/iQ, A+.
1. Course Introduction
2. Introduction to VMware Virtualization
3. Creating Virtual Machines
4. VMware vCenter Server
5. Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
6. Configuring and Managing Virtual Storage
7. Virtual Machine Management
8. Data Protection
9. Access and Authentication Control
10. Resource Management and Monitoring
11. High Availability and Fault Tolerance
13. Patch Management
14. Installing VMware Components
A free e-book will provided to all participants. Please look for a notifcation e-mail 2-3 weeks prior to the track's July 8 start.
For those who would prefer to buy themselves a hard copy version of the free e-book, please see below.
The book you're seeking is
VMware IT Academy vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.1] - English Instructor Kit
Option 1. If your school is a current vITA (VMware IT Academy) member, you can order a copy of the book through Gilmore. This should be a familiar process.
Instructor Links - TBD
Certification Info - TBD
Track Evaluation - TBD