VMware vCenter Operations Manager: Analyze and Predict
Course Number: VM-VCOPS
Length: 2 days
This course for experienced users of VMware® vSphere® teaches skills in the use of VMware® vCenter™ Operations Manager™ as a forensic and predictive tool. The course is based on VMware ESXi™ 5.x, VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.x, and vCenter Operations Manager 5.x.
This course is intended for experienced system administrators and system integrators.
At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Understand major and minor badges and their underlying metrics
Use these badges to find root causes of common operational issues in a vSphere environment
Perform capacity management and what-if analyses
Use the Operations tab, the Planning tab, the Alerts tab, the Analysis tab, and the Reports tab
Navigate the vCenter Operations Manager 5.x user interface
Use heat maps and create a custom heat map
Use smart alerts to detect system issues
Articulate the use case for the new policy structure in vCenter Operations Manager and how it can be used to define configuration settings for objects in a vSphere environment.
Work with groups to classify virtual objects in logical and business-related structures and how to apply them to policies.
Define new use cases based on the optimized integration with VMware® vCenter™ Operations Management Suite™ products like VMware® vCenter Configuration Manager™, VMware® vFabric™ Hyperic®, VMware® vCenter™ Infrastructure Navigator™, and other adapters.