LENGTH: 40 Hours (5 days)
VMware Horizon® 8: Virtual Desktop Bootcamp is a five-day combination course of VMware Horizon 8: Skills for Virtual Desktop Management and VMware Horizon 8: Virtual Desktop Troubleshooting. This training combination gives you the skills to deliver virtual desktops and applications through a single virtual desktop infrastructure platform.
You build skills in configuring and managing VMware Horizon 8 through a combination of lecture and hands-on labs. You learn how to configure and deploy pools of virtual machines and how to provide a customized desktop environment to end-users. Additionally, you learn how to resolve common issues that occur in a VMware Horizon environment.
You engage in a series of lab exercises to bring existing environment issues to resolution. The exercises mirror real-world troubleshooting use cases. These exercises equip learners with the knowledge and practical skills to manage typical challenges faced by virtual desktop administrators and operators.
By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
Operators, administrators, and architects responsible for the creation, maintenance, or delivery of remote and virtual desktop services.
Customers attending this course should have, at a minimum, the following VMware infrastructure skills:
Attendees should also have the following Microsoft Windows system administration experience:
1 Course Introduction
2 Introduction to VMware Horizon
3 Introduction to Use Case
4 vSphere for Horizon 8
5 VMware Horizon Desktops
6 VMware Horizon Agents
7 VMware Horizon Pools
8 VMware Horizon Client Options
9 Creating and Managing Instant-Clone Desktop Pools
10 Creating RDS Desktop and Application Pools
11 Monitoring VMware Horizon
12 Overview of Virtual Desktop Troubleshooting
13 Command-Line Tools and Backup Options
14 Troubleshooting VMware Horizon Linked Clone Desktops
15 Troubleshooting Instant Clones
16 Windows Client
17 Ports and Protocols
VMware Horizon 8: Skills for Virtual Desktop Management is the first half of a two-course requirement for the following certification:
VMware Horizon 8: Virtual Desktop Troubleshooting does not satisfy a course requirement for the VCP-DTM exam.