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Get Your VMware Skyline Advisor Pro Technologist Badge Today!

Are you a technologist who wants to demonstrate your expertise on VMware Skyline Advisor Pro? Take the VMware Skyline Advisor Pro Technologist Course, get your badge, and display it on LinkedIn, Twitter, and even Facebook!

The VMware Skyline Advisor Pro Technologist badge validates skills for supporting, managing, and planning environments through proactive monitoring and issue remediation. The badge holder helps organizations use VMware Skyline Advisor Pro to proactively avoid issues before they occur, increase network reliability and security, ensure peak performance, and reduce time-to-resolution for service requests.

 This intermediate course consists of the 6 modules listed below:

  • VMware SkylineTM Advisor Pro: Overview:

    An overview of VMware Skyline Advisor Pro that includes feature demonstrations for Log Assist, Upgrade Recommendations, Historical Insights, Insights Reports, and its Insights API.

  • VMware SkylineTM Advisor Pro: Installation and Configuration:

    See an end-to-end workflow on how to create a Cloud Services Organization, download and install the Skyline Collector, as well as configure it to monitor various endpoints, including vSphere, NSX Data Center for vSphere (NSX-V), NSX Data Center (NSX-T), vSAN, vRealize Operations, vRealize Automation, Horizon and VMware Cloud Foundation.

  • VMware SkylineTM Advisor Pro: Essential-Workflows:

    Learn how to perform Day 2 functions, including performing bulk product operations, restoring Skyline Collector health, exporting active Findings data, and speeding Support Request resolution times with Log Assist.

  • VMware SkylineTM Advisor Pro: API and Automation:

    Learn how to access the Insights API in VMware Skyline Advisor Pro and leverage it to automate some common use-cases, including creating tickets in Jira and Pager Duty, sending Findings data to Slack, as well as remediating active findings with PowerCLI and Curl scripting.

  • VMware SkylineTM Advisor Pro: Security:

    Learn answers to frequently asked questions related to Data Privacy and Security Policies, as well as information on various compliance standards that VMware Skyline Advisor Pro has achieved.

  • VMware SkylineTM Advisor Pro: VMware vRealize® Operations Cloud Integration:

    Learn how to integrate Support and Management workflows by integrating VMware Skyline Advisor Pro with VMware vRealize Operations Cloud to perform advanced troubleshooting in a single SaaS workflow.

    So, go ahead:

  • Complete the VMware Skyline Advisor Pro Technologist Course.
  • Watch this video to get a walkthrough of the course.
  • Pass the End of Course Assessment (80% or higher).
  • Qualify for free SWAG, including jackets and t-shirts!

Good Luck!


17 comments have been added so far

  1. I have done the course content, got the certificate. Are we supposed to get a digital badge? I haven’t seen received it.

  2. Thank you for fantastic course and that is valuable for IT team, I have completed course and got certificate.

    May I know when I will receive badge for same

    1. Hi Aashish! Thanks for reaching out and confirming that you’ve received your badge. Congrats!

  3. Very useful course Kelcey. I have completed it and downloaded my certificate. How would I go about the badge and swag? My colleague got a jacket and is VERY happy about it. 🙂

    Thank you,

    1. Hi Eugene! I just just got confirmation of your course completion and you should have your badge. You’re in the running for some cool SWAG. I’m jealous of your colleague. I don’t even have that jacket 🙂

  4. Thanks for great course Kelcey, very helpful!
    I’ve got received my badge. What I need to do to get some cool SWAG?;)

    1. Congrats, Matt! Since you’ve received your badge, you’re automatically entered in our contest for swag where winners are randomly selected. Check out twitter handle @vmwareskyline to see when the next drawing will be held.

  5. Thank you very much for the course, it was very useful. I already received my badge, I would like to know how the dynamics for the jacket work? Greetings.

    1. Hi Jorge,
      Congrats on receiving the badge, which automatically enters you in our quarterly SWAG drawing. Winners are randomly chosen, and our last SWAG drawing was a few days ago. We’ll do another random drawing next quarter! Good luck!

  6. Thanks for producing this course Kelcey. Just completed it. We’ve recently upgraded to skyline advisor pro at my organization and now I feel I have a better understanding what is possible with it.

    I’m working through critical recommendations now and one day, I hope skyline advisor has no recommendations for me. 😀

    1. That’s awesome, Neil!
      I just sent you a DM. Keep me posted on your progress! Would love to hear how things are working out! 🙂

  7. Kelcey – as a user of skyline a long time I must say your videos were amazing, detailed yet simple. Have rolled out skyline advisor pro to 9 collectors and world wide in the past two days, I have been putting it off for way too long! Thank you very much for an amazing job with videos. I’m glad I was able to complete the course!

    1. Thanks so much for reaching out, Alan! I’m very glad that you’ve found the videos useful! Just reading this made my day, my friend!
      Have a good one!

  8. Hey Kelcey, I completed the course, you did a great job on explaining things. How do I get the badge for completion? Can’t wait to win some swag (fingers crossed).

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