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VMware vRealize Operations for Operators

  • Length 2 days
  • Price  NZD 2250 exc GST
  • Version 8.6
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Why study this course

This course is for users who are responsible for day-to-day management of VMware vRealize® Operations™. This course explains policies, capacity concepts, and workload optimization with real-world use cases. This course covers application monitoring, troubleshooting using workbench, alerts, predefined dashboards, and explains how to manage compliance and configurations.

Note: If you have taken the VMware vRealize Operations: Install, Configure, Manage course, duplicate content makes this course unsuitable for you.

Product Alignment
• VMware vSphere® 7.0.3
• VMware vRealize® Operations Manager™ 8.6

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What you’ll learn

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • List the vRealize Operations use cases

  • Identify features and benefits of vRealize Operations

  • Use interface features to assess and troubleshoot operational problems

  • Create policies to meet the operational needs of your environment

  • Recognise effective ways to optimise performance, capacity, and cost in data centers

  • Troubleshoot and manage problems using workbench, alerts, and predefined dashboards

  • Manage configurations

  • Configure application monitoring using VMware vRealize Operations Cloud Appliance™

  • Monitor the health of the vRealize Operations cluster

  • Perform cluster management tasks

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Who is the course for?

  • vRealize Operations on-premises customers including operators and system administrators.

Course subjects

1. Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics

  • Course objectives

2. Introduction to vRealize Operations

  • List the vRealize Operations use cases

  • Access the vRealize Operations User Interface (UI)

3. vRealize Operations Concepts

  • Identify the product UI components

  • Create and use tags to group objects

  • Use a custom group to group objects

4. vRealize Operations Policies

  • Create policies for the various workloads

  • Explain how policy inheritance works

5. Capacity Optimisation

  • Define the capacity planning terms

  • Explain the capacity planning models

  • Assess the overall capacity of a data center and identify the optimisation recommendations

6. Costing in vRealize Operations

  • Discuss about the cost drivers in vRealize Operations

  • Assess the cost of your data center inventory

7. Performance Optimisation

  • Introduction to performance optimisation

  • Define the business and operational intentions for a data center

  • Automate the process of optimising and balancing workloads in data centers

  • Report the results of the optimisation potential

8. Troubleshooting and Managing Configuration

  • Describe the troubleshooting workbench

  • Recognise how to troubleshoot problems by monitoring alerts

  • Use step-by-step workflows to troubleshoot the vSphere objects

  • Assess your environment’s compliance to standards

  • View the configurations of the vSphere objects in your environment

9. Operating System and Application Monitoring

  • Describe the native service discovery and application monitoring features

  • Configure the application monitoring

  • Monitor the operating systems and applications

10. Managing a vRealize Operations Deployment

  • Monitor the health of a vRealize Operations cluster

  • Generate a support bundle

  • View the vRealize Operations log files and audit reports

  • Perform the vRealize Operations cluster management tasks


Before taking this course, you must complete at least one of the following:

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