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New Course and Exam Announcements for January 2021

Welcome to the new VMware Learning training course and certification exam blog for January 2021. VMware Learning released three (3) new courses and four (4) new exams to help you develop your skills and increase your knowledge. The VMware Learning team has transitioned all scheduled in-person trainings to a virtual (live online) format. Now is the time, even while working from home, to learn how to take full advantage of innovative VMware technologies. Summaries are provided below.

New Courses

VMware vSAN

VMware vSAN: Management and Operations [V7]

In this course, equivalent to 3 days of training, you learn about managing and operating VMware vSAN™ 7. This course focuses on building the required skills for common Day-2 vSAN administrator tasks such as, vSAN node management, cluster maintenance, security operations and advanced vSAN cluster operations. You also gain practical experience through the completion of instructor-led activities and hands-on lab exercises.

VMware vSphere

VMware vSphere: Advanced Administration Workshop [V7]

This five-day course provides hands-on training to equip students with a range of skills: from performing routine VMware vSphere® 7 administrative tasks to complex vSphere operations and configurations. Through lab-based activities, students are immersed in real-life situations faced by VMBeans, a fictitious company.  These situations expose students to real-life scenarios faced by companies that are building and scaling their virtual infrastructure.

This course uses scenario-based lab exercises and does not provide guided step-by-step instructions. To complete the scenario-based lab exercises, you are required to analyze the task, research, and deduce the required solution. References and suggested documentation are provided.

Approximately 90% of the class is application-focused and taught through labs.  The course aligns fully with the VMware Certified Advanced Professional – Data Center Virtualization Deploy exam objectives.

Product Alignment
•  VMware ESXi™ 7
•  VMware vCenter Server 7

VMware NSX-T Data Center

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Migration from NSX Data Center for vSphere

This three-day, hands-on training course provides you with the skills, techniques, and tools required to successfully migrate your current VMware NSX® Data Center for vSphere® environment to VMware NSX-T™  Data Center.

In this course, you learn to choose between different migration approaches and to perform the type of migration that best suits your current environment. In addition, you are presented with common migration problems and resolutions.

New Exams

VMware vRealize

Advanced Deploy VMware vRealize Automation 8.x

This exam tests your skills and abilities in implementation of a vRealize Automation 8.x solution, including deployment, administration of users and groups, maintenance, application design, external integration, task analysis, operations and security.

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VMware vSphere

Professional VMware vSphere 7.x

The Professional VMware vSphere 7.x Exam validates that an individual can implement, manage, and troubleshoot a VMware vSphere® 7 infrastructure, which includes VMware ESXi™ 7 and VMware vCenter Server® 7.

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Advanced Deploy VMware vSphere 7.x

This exam tests your skills and abilities in implementation of a vSphere 7.x solution, including deployment, administration, optimization and troubleshooting.

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Advanced Design VMware vSphere 7.x

This exam tests a candidate’s ability to apply design principles to develop a vSphere 7.x conceptual design given a set of customer requirements, determine the functional and non-functional requirements needed to create a logical design, and architect a physical design using these elements.

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For more information on these or any other courses, please contact the VMware Learning Specialist for your area.



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