VMware vRealize Operations Manager: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.0]


This training course for experienced VMware vSphere® users teaches how to use VMware vCenter™ Operations Manager™ as a forensic and predictive tool. This course also teaches advanced capabilities, such as adapters, customization, and management topics. This course is based on VMware ESXi™ 5.x, VMware vCenter Server™ 5.x, and vCenter Operations Manager 6.0.


Course Code:



  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5]
  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V5.5]
  • Or system administration experience with vSphere deployments
  • Course Introduction:
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
  • Introduction to vCenter Operations Manager:
  • Describe how vCenter Operations Manager is used to manage the software-defined data center
  • Describe the features and benefits of vCenter Operations Manager
  • vCenter Operations Manager User Interface:
  • Navigate around the main areas of the product user interface
  • Explain the importance of inventory trees
  • View widgets and dashboards on the Home page
  • View inventory trees and objects on the Environment page
  • vCenter Operations Manager Concepts:
  • Use views to gather information about the environment
  • Create reports about the environment
  • Explain how data is collected and analyzed by vCenter Operations Manager
  • Describe the importance of alerts, symptoms, and badges
  • Troubleshooting System Health Issues:
  • Discuss the general process for troubleshooting system health issues with vCenter Operations Manager
  • Monitor alerts and troubleshoot system health issues
  • Capacity Planning:
  • Assess capacity risk in the environment
  • Troubleshoot risk and efficiency issues
  • Identify ways to optimize resource utilization in the environment
  • Use projects to perform What-If scenarios
  • Groups and Policies:
  • Create logical groups of objects in the environment
  • Create policies for different types of workloads
  • Explain how policy inheritance works
  • User Access Control:
  • Create local users and groups
  • Import users and groups from an LDAP source
  • Assign roles to local users and groups
  • Custom Alert Definitions:
  • List the best practices for customizing vCenter Operations Manager content
  • Create symptom definitions
  • Create recommendations
  • Create alert definitions
  • Custom Views:
  • Describe the different types of views
  • Create views
  • Custom Dashboards:
  • Create custom dashboards
  • Configure widgets and widget interactions
  • Manage dashboards
  • Super Metrics, Tags, and Applications:
  • Create super metrics and use them in policies
  • Use tags and applications to group objects
  • Solutions and Adapters:
  • Identify solutions and adapters that are available to the environment
  • Install and configure an adapter
  • Architecture, Scalability, and Availability:
  • Describe the components in a vCenter Operations Manager node
  • Determine how to size a vCenter Operations Manager cluster
  • Explain what happens when a node fails in a vCenter Operations Manager cluster
  • Navigate the vCenter Operations Manager user interface
  • Use alert details and badges to find the root causes of common operational issues in a vSphere environment
  • Assess capacity risk and infrastructure utilization
  • Perform capacity planning and what-if analyses
  • Configure policies to meet the operational needs of the environment
  • Add users and groups and give them appropriate access to the vCenter Operations Manager environment
  • Customize vCenter Operations Manager by creating alert definitions, symptom definitions, views, reports, dashboards, and super metrics
  • Extend the capabilities of vCenter Operations Manager by adding solutions
  • Scale a vCenter Operations Manager deployment and make it highly available
  • Install and configure vCenter Operations Manager
  • Monitor and maintain a vCenter Operations Manager deployment
Target Audience

Experienced system administrators and system integrators; consultants responsible for customizing vCenter Operations Manager content.

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