Virtualized Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Planning and Design

Virtualized Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Planning and Design Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

In this course, you will cover in-depth the details and considerations for planning, designing, and migrating a traditional data center to Virtualized Data Centers (VDC) and cloud infrastructures. This course uses an open approach, focusing on core concepts, principles, and technologies rather than specific products. To provide context, the course content and certification include EMC and partner specific examples.

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Intended Audience for this Virtualized Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Planning and Design Course

  • » This course is intended for architects, designers, and consultants who are involved in the planning and design of VDC components, including applications, servers, storage, networks, and services.

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Virtualized Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Planning and Design Course Objectives

  • » Differences between virtualization and cloud concepts and capabilities, including core VDC components and cloud elements
  • » Perform an application inventory and analysis of the existing application environment
  • » Strategies for migrating applications to a VDC
  • » Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) considerations that impact VDC or cloud planning and design
  • » Evaluate compute, storage, and network virtualization technologies
  • » Design a VDC infrastructure to meet established application, business, technology, and GRC requirements
  • » Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
  • » Evaluate new management techniques to support services and IaaS

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Virtualized Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Planning and Design Course Outline

      1. Virtualized Data Center and Cloud Introduction
      2. Application Assessment and Migration Planning
        1. Assessing Business Requirements and the Application Environment
        2. Performing an Application Inventory Analysis
        3. Virtualizing Server-Based Applications
        4. Virtualizing Desktop and Client Applications
        5. Developing a Migration Plan
      3. Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC)
        1. Risk, Compliance, and Standards
        2. Planning and Design
      4. Designing a Virtual Compute Environment
        1. Key Technology
        2. Evaluating Hypervisor Options
        3. Designing the Hypervisor Environment
      5. Designing Virtualized Storage
        1. Key Technology
        2. Evaluating Storage Options
        3. Designing the Storage Environment
      6. Designing Networks in a VDC
        1. Key Technology
        2. Evaluating LAN and SAN Options
        3. Designing the LAN and SAN Environment
        4. Evaluating WAN Options
        5. Designing the WAN Environment
      7. Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
        1. Services and Service Management
        2. Business Transformation
      8. Labs

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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