VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [v7.0]

During this course, students will focus on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vRealize® Automation™. Students will also learn about the configuration and use of the vRealize Automation platform.

VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [v7.0]

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Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe the vRealize Automation architecture and use cases
  • Install and configure vRealize Automation
  • Manage vRealize Automation entities on VMware and third-party virtual, cloud, and physical infrastructures
  • Configure and manage catalogs and blueprints
  • Configure and manage business groups and reservations for compute resources on VMware, Microsoft, Amazon, and other platforms
  • Use the self-service portal to request and manage machines in accordance with vRealize Automation approval and governance policies
  • Explain vRealize Automation extensibility and workflows
  • Manage and monitor machines and resource reclamation


    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
  • 2 - vRealize Automation Overview and Architecture
  • Explain the role of vRealize Automation
  • Describe where vRealize Automation fits in the VMware product stack
  • Identify the components of a vRealize Automation simple deployment
  • Identify the components of a vRealize Automation enterprise deployment
  • Identify the component design options for vRealize Automation
  • Explain the concepts of vRealize Automation administration and self-service provisioning
  • 3 - Authentication, Fabric, and Tenants
  • Identify the authentication methods available
  • Describe identity management
  • Identify the appropriate roles for various tasks
  • Define relationships between vRealize Automation entities
  • Identify and configure vRealize Automation endpoints
  • Identify how vRealize Automation discovers compute resources
  • Define the vRealize Automation roles
  • Identify fabric groups, business groups, and reservations
  • Create tenants
  • Create and manage reservations for compute resources
  • 4 - Converged Blueprints and Catalog
  • Create and manage machine blueprints, custom service blueprints, and application blueprints
  • Manage service catalog items with entitlements and approval policies
  • Create approval policies
  • Identify approval policy levels and approval phases
  • 5 - Consuming Catalog Services
  • Provision new machines and services
  • Deploying applications
  • Updating applications
  • Manage deployments
  • Manage self-provisioned machines
  • Use custom properties
  • Use build profiles
  • Use the property dictionary
  • 6 - Integrating VMware NSX
  • Integrate vRealize Automation with VMware NSX
  • Use VMware NSX elements in blueprints
  • 7 - Application Authoring
  • Author an application blueprint
  • Deploy an application from the service catalog
  • 8 - Monitoring & Reclamation
  • Identify and verify inactive and abandoned resources
  • Manage machine leases
  • Manage machine reclamation
  • 9 - vRealize Automation Extensibility
  • Identify extensibility and customization options
  • Configure plug-ins for external integration
  • Integrate vRealize Automation and VMware vRealize® Business™
  • Use vRealize Orchestrator
  • 10 - vRealize Automation Installation
  • Installation prerequisites
  • Installation procedure
  • Clustering
  • Upgrades and migrations
  • Migration tool
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    Experienced system administrators and system integrators responsible for designing and implementing VMware Horizon® solutions.

    Other Prerequisites

    knowledge and administration experience with VMware ESX®/VMware ESXi™ and VMware vCenter Server™, as well as experience with working at the command line.

    VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [v7.0]

    Course Length : 5 Days

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