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VMware vSphere: What is New [V5.1]


Explore the new features and enhancements in VMware vSphere 5.1.  (Certified VMware Training)


In this hands-on course, you will explore the new features in VMware® vCenter Server 5.1 and VMware vSphere® ESXi 5.1. You will cover VMware vSphere 5.1 installation and how to upgrade from vSphere 4.x to vSphere 5.1. You will spend approximately 40% of class completing hands-on labs.

Completion of this course satisfies the training requirement for VCP4s looking to upgrade to the VMware Certified Professional - Datacenter Virtualization (VCP5-DV).

What You'll Learn:

  • Key enhancements in vSphere 5.1
  • Upgrade a deployment from vSphere 4.1 to vSphere 5.1
  • Use the VMware vSphere Web Client to manage virtual machines
  • Key networking enhancements, including the ESXi firewall and new features in vNetwork distributed switches
  • Upgrade and manage a VMware vSphere VMFS-5 datastore
  • Configure policy-driven storage
  • Create a datastore cluster and configure Storage DRS
  • Live migration of a virtual machine without shared storage
  • Secure the virtual machines using VMware vShield Endpoint
  • Back up and recover a vSphere environment using vSphere Data Protection
  • Replicate vSphere for SRM deployments using vSphere Replication
  • Use new displays to monitor VMware vSphere high availability cluster activity
  • Use the Linux-based VMware vCenter Server Appliance
  • Use Auto Deploy to install a stateless or stateful ESXi host
  • Use Image Builder to modify and export an image profile

Who Needs to Attend:

  • System administrators
  • Systems engineers
  • IT managers
  • People responsible for implementing or managing vSphere environments
  • People looking to upgrade their certification from VCP4

Click here to view the Course Outline

Equivalent vSphere 4 administration experience or attendance in one of these VMware vSphere 4 courses:

  • Install, Configure, Manage
  • Fast Track
  • What's New
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