This course is intended for IT Professionals who are responsible for designing, implementing, managing and maintaining a virtualization infrastructure or are interested in learning about current Microsoft Virtualization technologies for enterprise datacenter environments. This course is also intended for IT Decision Makers who will be determining which virtualization and infrastructure management products to implement in their datacenters.
Recommended: MCSA: Windows Server 2012/2016
Recommended: Course 20409: Server Virtualization with Windows Server and System Center.
An understanding of virtualization concepts and working knowledge of Microsoft Hyper-V.
An understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts and working knowledge of Microsoft networking.
An understanding of different storage technologies and concepts and working knowledge of Microsoft storage technologies and solutions.
Working knowledge of Windows PowerShell.
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
Adding Library Servers to VMM
Prepare a Windows Server Operating system for deployment including
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: