Infrastructure Provisioning with System Center VirtualMachine Manager

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5 days
9.00am to 5.00pm
80 Jurong East Street 21 #04-04
Devan Nair Institute
Singapore 609607
Course Fees:
S$3,000 (excl of G.S.T)
2019 Course Dates
8 – 12 Jul 2019
30 Sep – 4 Oct 2019
25 – 29 Nov 2019
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Do note that this course listed is a Microsoft Digital Class (DMOC Class). You are required to bring your own device.

Course Overview

Learn how to install and configure Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager and manage enterprise datacenter resources with this five-day course. This course is part two in a series of two courses that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement an enterprise virtualization solution. This course will cover implementing, managing, maintaining and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2 environment using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager. This course primarily covers the advanced and enterprise-level technologies and solutions available through Microsoft virtualization, networking and storage.

Program Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

• Perform initial configuration tasks in Virtual Machine Manager including:

• Review and prepare the Hyper-V environment for Virtual Machine Manager

• Add Hyper-V Hosts to Virtual Machine Manager

• Configuring Host Groups

• Use Virtual Machine Manager PowerShell Cmdlets

• Configure High Availability for Hyper-V and Virtual Machine Manager including:

• Reviewing Distributed Key Management

• Configuring SQL AlwaysOn

• Clustering Hyper-V Hosts

• Configuring High Availability for the management Virtual Machines

• Update the Virtual Machine Manager environment including

• How to update Virtual Machine Manager

• Configuring and using Baselines to update the Virtual Machine Manager infrastructure

• Configure advanced networking in Virtual Machine Manager including:

• Creating Logical Networks

• Creating Uplink and Virtual Port Profiles

• Creating and deploying Logical Switches

• Creating VM Networks

• Configure Storage in Virtual Machine Manager including:

• Discovering, classifying, creating and allocating storage

• Configure the Virtual Machine Manager Library and Library objects including:

• Creating Library Servers

• Enabling de-duplication

• Adding Library Servers to VMM

• Synchronizing Libraries

• Prepare a Windows Server Operating system for deployment including:

• Using Sysprep

• Using an Unattent.xml file

• Converting a WIM to VHDx

• Configuring bare-metal deployments of Hyper-V and Scale-out file servers

• Configure Virtual Machine and Service Templates including:

• Creating Hardware Profiles

• Creating Guest OS Profiles

• Importing and configuring Service Templates

• Configure System Center Integration including:

• Configuring integration with Operations Manager

• Configuring integration with Orchestrator

• Using Operations Manager to troubleshoot problems detected in Virtual Machine Manager

• Perform an express deployment of Windows Azure Pack including:

• Configuring a VM Cloud

• Configuring User Accounts

• Configuring Plans

• Deploying a Virtual Machine

• Configure Azure Site Recovery including:

• Configuring replication to Azure

• Recovering a virtual machine from Azure

Course Outline

Module 1: Overview of Hyper-V and Virtual Machine Manager


Module 2: Configuring High Availability for Virtual Machine Manager and Hyper-V

Module 3: Updating Virtual Machine Manager and Fabric Servers

Module 4: Configuring Networking in Virtual Machine Manager

Module 5: Configuring Storage in Virtual Machine Manager

Module 6: Managing Clouds in Virtual Machine Manager

Module 7: Configuring and Managing the Virtual Machine Manager Library and Library Objects

Module 8: Preparing the Windows Operating System for deployment in Virtual Machine Manager

Module 9: Virtual Machine and Service Templates

Module 10: System Center Integration

Module 11: Windows Azure Pack

Module 12: Azure Site Recovery

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