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VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale plus Troubleshooting Fast Track [V7]


Start End Duration Location Details
January 10, 2022 January 14, 2022 KDE 3.1 Virtual Classroom (GMT+08:00)
April 18, 2022 April 22, 2022 KDE 3.1 Virtual Classroom (GMT+08:00)
July 11, 2022 July 15, 2022 KDE 3.1 Virtual Classroom (GMT+08:00)
October 10, 2022 October 14, 2022 KDE 3.1 Virtual Classroom (GMT+08:00)

Course Details


VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale plus Troubleshooting Fast Track [V6.5]

Course Code: VMvSOSTFT

Duration: 5 Days


  • This course requires completion of one of the following prerequisites: 
  • Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.5] course 

Equivalent knowledge and administration experience with ESXi and vCenter Server Experience with working at the command prompt is highly recommended.


This course prepares you for the following certification: 

  • VMware Certified Professional 6.5 – Data Center Virtualization (VCP6.5-DCV)

Course Description:

This five-day accelerated, hands-on training course is a blend of the VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale and VMware vSphere: Troubleshooting Workshop courses. This Fast Track course includes the best of each of these advanced courses to equip experienced VMware administrators with the knowledge to effectively optimize and troubleshoot VMware vSphere® at an expert level.

Product Alignment 

  • ESXi 6.5 
  • vCenter Server 6.5

Course Objectives:

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives: 

  • Configure and manage vSphere networking and storage for a large and sophisticated enterprise 
  • Manage changes to the vSphere environment 
  • Optimize the performance of all vSphere components 
  • Use VMware vSphere® ESXi™ Shell and VMware vSphere® Management Assistant to manage vSphere 
  • Use VMware vSphere® Auto Deploy™ to provision ESXi hosts 
  • Harden the vSphere environment against security threats 
  • Use VMware vSphere® Web Client, the command-line interface, and log files to diagnose and correct problems in vSphere 
  • Troubleshoot networking, storage, VMware vCenter Server®, ESXi host, vSphere cluster, VMware 
  • vSphere® vMotion®, and virtual machine problems

Intended Audience: 

  • Experienced system administrators, system engineers, and system integrators

Course Outline:

Module 1: Course Introduction

Module 2: Introduction to Troubleshooting

Module 3: Troubleshooting Tools

Module 4: vSphere Security

Module 5: Network Scalability

Module 6: Network Optimization

Module 7: Networking Troubleshooting

Module 8: Storage Scalability

Module 9: Storage Optimization

Module 10: Storage Troubleshooting

Module 11: CPU Optimization

Module 12: Memory Optimization

Module 13: Analyzing vSphere

Module 14: vSphere Clusters

Module 15: Virtual Machines

Module 16: Host and Management Scalability

Module 17: vCenter Server and ESXi