20409 - Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center


20409 - Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center


Price
Length : 5 days
$3,095.00

Obtain the skills you need to deploy and manage a Microsoft Server Virtualization infrastructure in an enterprise environment. You will learn how to configure, manage, and maintain Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V and System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager including networking and storage services. You will learn how to configure key Microsoft Server Virtualization features such as Generation 2 Virtual Machines, Replication Extension, Online Export, Cross-Version Live Migration, Online VHDX Resizing, Live Migration Performance tuning as well as Dynamic Virtual Switch Load Balancing and virtual Receive Side Scaling (vRSS).

What You'll Learn

  • Install and configure the Hyper-V server role
  • Create virtual machines, create and manage virtual hard disks and work with snapshots
  • Create and configure virtual machine networks in a Hyper-V environment
  • Implement virtual machine movement and Hyper-V Replica
  • Provide high availability for Hyper-V environment by implementing failover clustering
  • Manage virtual environment by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Manage networking and storage infrastructure in Virtual Machine Manager
  • Configure and manage Virtual Machine Manager library and library objects
  • Create and manage virtual machines by using Virtual Machine Manager
  • Create and manage clouds by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Create and manage services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
  • Protect virtualization infrastructure by using Windows Server Backup and Data Protection Manager

Who Needs to Attend

  • Experienced IT professionals who support medium to large enterprises who are responsible for designing, implementing, managing, and maintaining a virtualization infrastructure
  • Those who will determine which virtualization product to implement in their data centers

Prerequisites

  • IT professionals who support medium to large enterprises and have experience administering Windows Server 2012
  • Familiarity with virtualization concepts and management tools is highly recommended, though experience with virtualization is not expected
  • Ability to perform server administrator tasks to build and maintain a virtualization infrastructure
  • Must have an understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts and different storage technologies and concepts
  • Must An understanding of Windows PowerShell
  • Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 (M20410) or equivalent knowledge
  • Administering Windows Server 2012 (M20411) or equivalent knowledge

Course Outline

1. Evaluating the Environment for Virtualization

Overview of Microsoft Virtualization

Overview of System Center 2012 R2 Components

Evaluating Current Environment for Virtualization

Extending Virtualization to the Cloud

2. Installing and Configuring the Hyper-V Server Role

Installing the Hyper-V Server Role

Managing Hyper-V

Configuring Hyper-V Settings

Hyper-V Host Storage and Networking

3. Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks, Virtual Machines, and Checkpoints

Creating and Configuring Virtual Hard Disks

Creating and Configuring Virtual Machines

Installing and Importing Virtual Machines

Managing Virtual Machine Checkpoints

Monitoring Hyper-V

Designing and Managing Virtual Machines

4. Creating and Configuring Virtual Machine Networks

Creating and Using Hyper-V Virtual Switches

Advanced Hyper-V Networking Features

Configuring and Using Hyper-V Network Virtualization

5. Virtual Machine Movement and Hyper-V Replica

Providing High Availability and Redundancy for Virtualization

Implementing Virtual Machine Movement

Implementing and Managing Hyper-V Replica

6. Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V

Overview of Failover Clustering

Configuring and Using Shared Storage

Implementing and Managing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V

7. Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Integrating System Center and Server Virtualization

Overview of System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager

Installing System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Adding Hosts and Managing Host Groups

8. Managing the Networking and Storage Infrastructure in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Managing Networking Infrastructure

Managing Storage Infrastructure

Managing Infrastructure Updates

9. Creating and Managing Virtual Machines by Using Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Virtual Machine Management Tasks in VMM

Creating, Cloning, and Converting Virtual Machines

Overview of Virtual Machine Updating

10. Configuring and Managing the System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine

Overview of the Virtual Machine Manager Library

Working With Profiles and Templates

11. Managing Clouds in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Introduction to Clouds

Creating and Managing a Cloud

Working With User Roles in Virtual Machine Manager

12. Managing Services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager and App Controller

Understanding Services in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Creating and Managing Services in VMM

Using System Center 2012 R2 App Controller

13. Protecting and Monitoring Virtualization Infrastructure

Overview of Backup and Restore Options for Virtual Machines

Protecting Virtualization Infrastructure by Using Data Protection Manager

Using System Center Operations Manager for Monitoring and Reporting

Integrating Virtual Machine Manager with Operations Manager

Labs

NOTE: Labs are based on Windows Server 2012 R2 Preview and System Center 2012 R2 Preview.

Lab 1: Evaluating the Environment for Virtualization

Select the Appropriate Virtualization Method

Access the Environment by Using MAP

Lab 2: Installing and Configuring the Hyper-V Server Role

Install the Hyper-V Server Role

Configure Hyper-V Settings

Access and Manage Hyper-V Remotely

Lab 3: Creating and Managing Virtual Hard Disks and Virtual Machines

Create and Manage Virtual Hard Disks

Create and Manage Virtual Machines

Lab 4: Creating and Managing Checkpoints, and Monitoring Hyper-V

Import Virtual Machines and Work with Checkpoints

Monitor Hyper-V

Lab 5: Creating and Configuring Virtual Machine Networks

Create and Use Hyper-V Virtual Switches

Configure and Use Advanced Virtual Switch Features

Configure Hyper-V Network Virtualization

Lab 6: Virtual Machine Movement and Hyper-V Replica

Move Hyper-V Storage and Virtual Machines

Configure and Manage Hyper-V Replica

Lab 7: Implementing Failover Clustering with Hyper-V

Create Hyper-V Failover Cluster

Manage Hyper-V Failover Cluster

Lab 8: Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Installing and Configuring System Center 2012 VMM SP1

Managing Hosts and Host Groups

Lab 9: Managing the Networking and Storage Infrastructure in System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Implement a Network Infrastructure

Implement a Storage Infrastructure

Manage Infrastructure Updates

Lab 10: Creating and Managing Virtual Machines by Using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager

Create a Virtual Machine and Modify Its Properties

Clone a Virtual Machine

Lab 11: Configuring and Managing the System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager SP1 Library and Library Objects

Configure and Manage the Virtual Machine Manager Library

Create and Manage Profiles and Templates

Lab 12: Working With User Roles in Virtual Machine Manager

Create a Cloud

Work With User Roles

Deploy Virtual Machines to a Cloud

Lab 13: Managing Services in System Center 2012 R2 VMM and App Controller

Create a Service Template

Deploy a Service and Updating Service Template

Configure an App Controller

Deploy Virtual Machine in App Controller

Lab 14: Monitoring and Reporting Virtualization Infrastructure

Implement System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager Agent

Configure Operations Manager Monitoring Components

Configure Operations Manager Integration with Virtual Machine Manager

Class Dates:

Classes being scheduled,
call 1-800-755-0142 or

Contact Us with your request.

On Site Class Available

ExpertONE Learning Solutions Provider Microsoft Certified Partner Logo GSA Advantage