VMware NSX® - Design and Deploy v6.2

This course prepares students to lead design & deployment projects by providing an understanding of general design processes. Students look at the design & deployment of network virtualization as part of an overall software-defined data center design.

VMware NSX® - Design and Deploy v6.2

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Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Understand and apply a design framework
  • Apply a design process for gathering requirements, constraints, assumptions, and risks
  • Analyze existing physical networking and security components, processes, and operations
  • Design a VMware vSphere® virtual data center to support VMware NSX requirements
  • Design a physical network to support network virtualization in a software-defined data center
  • Design logical network services
  • Design logical security services
  • Design a data center rack solution to support scalability and high availability
  • Identify management, monitoring, and operational tools for a proposed solution
  • Analyze the operational readiness of an organization and perform a skills gap analysis
  • Analyze alternative design choices for risk mitigation


    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
  • 2 - Design Process & Principles
  • Understand the design process
  • Understand design frameworks
  • 3 - Architecture & Components
  • Understand the management, control, and data planes
  • Describe VMware NSX® Manager™
  • Design the VMware NSX® Controller™ cluster
  • 4 - Switching & Routing
  • Design an Ethernet infrastructure
  • Describe VMware vSphere® Distributed Switch™
  • Design a logical switching solution
  • Design a bridging solution
  • Design a VMware NSX logical router solution
  • 5 - Edge Services
  • Design a remote access solution
  • Design load-balancing services
  • 6 - Security
  • Design a defense in depth
  • Design edge firewall services
  • Design distributed firewall services
  • Design and integrate security services
  • 7 - Cross-vCenter & Multisite
  • Describe cross-vCenter solutions
  • Design multisite NSX solutions
  • Design a VMware NSX solution with stretched clusters
  • 8 - Operations & Automation
  • Describe native operational tools
  • Describe VMware integrated monitoring tools
  • Design a VMware NSX monitoring and operations solution that leverages third-party tools
  • 9 - Enterprise Design Lab
  • Design and present a conceptual solution
  • Design and present a logical solution
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    Network professionals who have experience working with VMware NSX and are responsible for designing or deploying virtualized network architecture


    Other Prerequisites

    Passing of the VCP6-NV and VCIX6-NV certification is recommended.

    VMware NSX® - Design and Deploy v6.2

    Course Length : 5 Days

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