Infrastructure Provisioning with System Center Virtual Machine Manager (M10981) M10981

Days: 5 day
Price: $2995

Course Details

In this advanced-level course, you will cover implementing, managing, maintaining, and provisioning services and infrastructure in a Server 2012 R2 environment using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM). You will explore enterprise-level technologies and solutions available through Microsoft virtualization, networking and storage like how to configure high availability for Hyper-V and VMM, as well as how to use VMM to configure cloud resources.

Course Agenda

1. Overview of Hyper-V and VMM

2. Configuring High Availability for VMM and Hyper-V

  • Clustering Requirements for VMM
  • Configuring SQL AlwaysOn for the VMM Database
  • Hyper-V Host Clustering

3. Updating VMM and Fabric Servers

  • Understanding the Servicing Order for System Center
  • Performing the Manual Update Process in VMM
  • Patching the VMM Fabric with Windows Server Update Services

4. Configuring Networking in VMM

  • Overview of Networking in VMM
  • Logical Networks
  • Uplink and Virtual Port Profiles
  • Logical Switches
  • Virtual Machine Networks

5. Configuring Storage in VMM

  • Storage Options Available in Hyper-V and VMM
  • Understanding Storage in VMM
  • What Storage Will Be Managed?
  • Configuring and Managing Storage in VMM

6. Managing Clouds in VMM

  • Introduction to Clouds
  • Creating and Managing a Private Cloud in VMM
  • Working with User Roles in VMM

7. Configuring and Managing the VMM Library and Library Objects

  • Overview of the VMM Library
  • Managing Libraries

8. Preparing the Windows Operating System for Deployment in VMM

  • Preparing a Windows Operating System
  • Virtual Machine Architecture
  • Preparations Required for Bare Metal Deployments of Hyper-V and Scale-out File Servers

9. Virtual Machine and Service Templates

  • Overview of Virtual Machine Templates
  • Overview of Service Template Templates

10. System Center Integration

  • Monitoring the VMM Environment with Operations Manager
  • Automation with Orchestrator

11. Windows Azure Pack

  • Deploying Windows Azure Pack
  • Configuring Windows Azure Pack
  • Windows Azure Pack Tenant Experience

12. Azure Site Recovery

  • Overview of Azure Site Recovery
  • Configuring and Using Azure Site Recovery