VMware vCenter Operations Manager: Advanced Usage and Dashboard Design (VMOPSAUDD)
Virtual ClassroomLearning Style
3 DaysCourse Duration
About Individual Course:
About this course:
In this course, you will focus on the advanced capabilities of VMware® vCenter Operations Manager 5.6, including adapters, customization, and management topics. You will learn how to use adapters, define custom super metrics, customize dashboards, and use the custom user interface. This course is based on vCenter Operations Manager 5.6 and integration with VMware vSphere® 5.1, VMware vCloud Director® 5.1, and VMware vFabric Hyperic®.
The average salary for Vmware Administrator is $79,168 per year.
After completing this course students will be able to:
- Identify the capabilities of adapters, their use cases, availability, and installation.
- Describe super metrics, attributes, and attribute packages as well as object tagging.
- Manage user access to the VMware vCenter Operations Manager Custom UI.
- Work with smart alerts and custom alert notification.
- Use custom dashboards to build specific views for operations and application monitoring.
- System administrators and consultants responsible for customizing vCenter Operations Manager to expand from the vSphere User Interface to a customized environment
- Install and configure basic settings in vCenter Operations Manager.
- Log in and use the vSphere user interface of vCenter Operations Manager.
- Identify the difference between badges and metrics.
Virtual Instructed-Led Outline
Module 1: Course Introduction
- Introductions and course logistics
- Course objectives
Module 2: vCenter Operations Manager Advanced Architecture
- Introduce vCenter Operations Manager architecture
- Explain sizing guidelines
- Describe vCenter Operations Manager availability and backup
Module 3: Advanced Capacity Planning
- Examine planning models
- Define policy management
Module 4: Adapters for Data Collection
- Understand adapters
- Identify available adapters
- Install and configure adapters
- Troubleshoot adapters
Module 5: Applications, Groups, and Tags
- Introduce the application design concept in vCenter Operations Manager
- Configure and use attribute packages and KPIs
- Create tags and groups
Module 6: Metrics, Super Metrics, KPI, and Attribute Packaging
- Understand data collection
- Describe super metrics
Module 7: Dashboards
- Introduce custom dashboards
- Manage widgets
- Manage interactions
- Manage templates
Module 8: Smart Alerts and Custom Alerts
- Work with and troubleshoot alerts
- Configure alert notifications
Module 9: Report Customization
- Introduce custom reports
- Understand data sources and report structure
- Manage custom reports
Module 10: User and Role Management
- Manage user and role permissions for the vSphere UI
- Manage user and group permissions for the Custom UI
Module 11: Troubleshooting
- Identify the basic troubleshooting workflows
- Understand Self Info and self-monitoring of vCenter Operations Manager
- Examine the Support Page in the Custom UI
|Learning Style||Virtual Classroom|
|Course Duration||3 Days|
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