This hands-on VMware® vSphere training course equips system administrators with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to build and run a highly available VMware vSphere virtual infrastructure.

Target Audience

System administrators,systems engineers, and solutions architects who need the knowledge, skills, and abilities to ensure the availability of their existing vSphere deployments.


  • Components of business continuity
  • Microsoft Windows 2003 and 2008 cluster configurations
  • Configure a VMware High Availability (HA) cluster using non-default options
  • Deploy fault-tolerant virtual machines using VMware Fault Tolerance(FT)
  • Deploy VMware vCenter™ Server Heartbeat

Course Outline

Business Continuity

  • vSphere features for high availability, fault tolerance, data protection, and disaster recovery

Virtual Machine Clustering

  • vSphere general requirements for Microsoft failover clusters
  • Supported Microsoft failover cluster configurations

VMware High Availability Clusters

  • VMware HA advanced parameters affecting slot size
  • Deploying different admission control policies
  • Configuring redundant heartbeat networks and isolation test addresses

VMware Fault Tolerance

  • FT prerequisites and FT operation
  • FT best practices
  • Configuring, monitoring, and testing a fault-tolerant virtual machine

VMware vCenter Server Heartbeat

  • vCenter Server Heartbeat operation
  • Installing and configuring vCenter Server Heartbeat
  • Failover and switchover with vCenter Server

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