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VMware vSphere Performance Monitoring: vSphere Resources

Course Summary

Part 1 of 3 of the VMware vSphere Performance Monitoring series focuses on vSphere resources, including CPU performance, memory, storage and network management, and more. If you are interested in quickly solving performance issues and optimizing your virt

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    Course Syllabus

    ● Getting Started with VMware vSphere Performance Monitoring
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ About Your Instructor
        ◦ 7 Reasons Why vSphere Performance is Important
        ◦ Who Should Watch this Course?
        ◦ What We Cover in the Course
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● Lab Setup
        ◦ Lab Setup
    ● Course Scenario
        ◦ Course Scenario
    ● Where vSphere Performance Fits Into the VCAP-DCA
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Reviewing the VCAP-DCA Blueprint
        ◦ Understanding the Importance of Performance
        ◦ VCAP-DCA Study Tips
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● vSphere Performance Overview
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Performance and Performance Problems
        ◦ Troubleshooting Methodology
        ◦ Why is Performance Critical with Virtualization?
        ◦ What Makes Up vSphere?
        ◦ ESX Server Architecture
        ◦ ESXi Server Architecture
        ◦ Comparing ESX and ESXi Server
        ◦ Critical Performance Considerations
        ◦ Understanding the VMkernel
        ◦ Understanding the Virtual Machine Monitor (VMM)
        ◦ Viewing and Changing Monitor Mode
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● Understanding vSphere CPU Performance
        ◦ CPU Scheduler Overview
        ◦ What Causes CPU Load?
        ◦ What Affects CPU Performance?
        ◦ What CPU Metrics Do I Need to Monitor?
        ◦ Importance of Ready Time
        ◦ What in the World is a CPU World?
        ◦ vSphere CPU Scheduler Reference
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● Understanding vSphere Memory Management
        ◦ Memory Management Overview
        ◦ Memory Over Commitment
        ◦ Transparent Page Sharing (TPS)
        ◦ Memory Ballooning
        ◦ Hypervisor Swapping
        ◦ Memory Compression
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● Understanding vSphere Storage Management
        ◦ Storage Virtualization Overview
        ◦ Storage Performance Factors
        ◦ LUN and Storage Queuing
        ◦ Understanding Storage Protocol Options
        ◦ Understanding the VMFS
        ◦ Storage I/O Control (SIOC)
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● Understanding vSphere Network Management
        ◦ Introduction
        ◦ Network Virtualization Overview
        ◦ What is I/O Virtualization Overhead?
        ◦ Understanding Virtual Network Adapters
        ◦ Choosing a Network Adapter for Your VM
        ◦ VMDirectPath
        ◦ Jumbo Frames
        ◦ TCP Offload
        ◦ Network I/O Control (NIOC)
        ◦ Virtual Machine Communications Interface (VMCI)
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● Understanding vSphere Resource Pools
        ◦ Resource Pool Defined
        ◦ Difference Between Resource Pools and Clusters
        ◦ Resource Pool Traits
        ◦ Limits
        ◦ Shares
        ◦ Creating Resource Pool and Defining Limits and Shares
        ◦ What We Covered
    ● Understanding vSphere Clusters
        ◦ What is a vSphere Cluster?
        ◦ Types of Clusters
        ◦ What We Covered


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USD 29

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1 - 4 hours / week

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