Server Virtualization VMware vSphere Troubleshooting Workshop v6 - VSTWV6

VMware vSphere Troubleshooting Workshop v6 - VSTWV6


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  • Course Delivery: Virtual Classroom
  • Language: English
  • Audience:

    System administrators, • System integrators

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This hands-on training workshop provides you with the advanced knowledge, skills, and abilities to achieve competence in troubleshooting the VMware vSphere® 6 environment. This workshop increases your skill and competence in using the command-line interface, VMware vSphere® Web Client, VMware vRealize™ Log lnsight™, and other tools to analyze and solve problems


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Course Detail:

1. Course Introduction: Understand the course objectives; Understand the scope and topics covered by the course; Become familiar with online technical resources; Become familiar with the VMware education system and certification tracks. 2. Introduction to Troubleshooting: Identify the effects of a system problem; Define the troubleshooting scope; Use a structured approach; Understand the troubleshooting principals; Follow a logical troubleshooting procedure; Troubleshooting examples.

Course Detail 1:

3. Troubleshooting Tools: Use command-line tools to identify and troubleshoot problems; Use VMware vSphere® Management Assistant; Locate and interpret important log files; Export relevant log files for technical support; Use vRealize Log Insight for log aggregation and problem analysis; Use vRealize Log Insight for efficient log search. 4. Networking: Identify the symptoms of network-related problems; Analyze and resolve standard and distributed switch issues; Analyze virtual machine connectivity issues and restore them; Examine common management network connectivity issues and restore configurations; Identify and prevent potential problems.

Course Detail 2:

5. Storage: Troubleshoot storage (iSCSI, NFS, VMFS, and VSAN) connectivity problems; Analyze hardware malfunction and software misconfiguration scenarios; Identify multipathing-related issues, including PDL and APD; Analyze possible causes, recover from the faulty conditions, and restore storage visibility. 6. vSphere Clusters: Identify and recover from vSphere HA related issues; Analyze and troubleshoot various types of vSphere vMotion issues related to virtual machine migrations; Discuss and recover from vSphere DRS problems to achieve proper function and balanced resource use; Examine vSphere cluster failure scenarios and possible solutions.

Course Detail 3:

7. vCenter Server and ESXi: Understand the vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller (PSC) architecture in vSphere 6; Identify and resolve authentication issues; Troubleshoot VMware Certificate Authority (VMCA) and certificate store issues; Analyze and fix vCenter Server services issues; Examine ESXi host and vCenter Server failure scenarios and resolve the issues. 8. Virtual Machines: Analyze and resolve common virtual machine snapshot issues; Identify possible causes and resolve virtual machine power-on issues; Troubleshoot virtual machine connection state issues; Resolve problems seen during VMware Tools™ installations; Discuss content library and identify common misconfigurations; Examine failure scenarios and provide solutions.



Required prerequisites include completion of one of the following:

  • VMware Certified Professional 6 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP6-DCV)
  • VMware vSphere: Fast Track [V6]
  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V6]
  • Equivalent knowledge and administration experience with ESXi and vCenter Server. Experience working with a command-line interface is highly recommended.

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