VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [V8.3]

Duration: 5 Days (40 Hours)

VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [V8.3] Course Overview:

The VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [V8.3] course is a comprehensive hands-on training program that equips participants with the skills to effectively deploy, configure, and manage vRealize Automation. As a cloud automation platform, vRealize Automation enables faster infrastructure provisioning, continuous delivery, and simplified ongoing management of IT resources, both physical and virtual.

Throughout the course, participants will gain a deep understanding of the components that constitute the vRealize Automation platform. They will learn how to configure the system for deployment and adopt best practices for managing, orchestrating, and monitoring the virtual environment using the automation platform.

Key topics covered include configuring vRealize Automation to provision and configure physical and virtual machines, leveraging infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) for self-service workloads, and creating virtual and cloud blueprints for automating the provisioning of DevOps products and services.

By the end of the course, participants will possess the knowledge and skills required to effectively utilize vRealize Automation for automating their IT environments. They will also be capable of customizing the platform and integrating it with existing DevOps tools such as Chef and Puppet.

This course is suitable for VMware professionals, network engineers, systems engineers, IT administrators, and anyone involved in the deployment, configuration, and management of vRealize Automation. Enrolling in this course will empower individuals to enhance their automation capabilities, streamline IT operations, and leverage the full potential of vRealize Automation in their organizations.

Target Audience

The target audience for VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [V8
3] training would include DevOps engineers and system administrators who have experience working with VMware solutions and who are looking to deploy, maintain, and manage vRealize Automation
This course would be ideal for individuals who want to learn how to reduce the complexity and costs associated with provisioning and managing services that span across multiple clouds
Additionally, the training would be beneficial to IT professionals responsible for designing, optimising, troubleshooting, and managing VMware solutions
With knowledge gained from this course, IT professionals will be better equipped to utilise vRealize Automation to automate provisioning and scaling of services across hybrid and multi-cloud environments

Learning Objectives of VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [V8.3]

1. Learn how to install and configure VMware vRealize Automation 8.3.
2. Explore the concepts of Infrastructure as Code and Infrastructure Automation Natural Language APIs.
3. Understand the multi-tenant architecture and user authentication in VMware vRealize Automation 8.3.
4. Familiarize with deployment models and components of vRealize Automation 8.3.
5. Manage Business Groups, Reserved IP pools, Tenants and Cost Models.
6. Configure dashboards in the vRealize Operations and vRealize Log Insight.
7. Utilize vRealize Orchestrator to extend the use cases of vRealize Automation.
8. Develop custom Content and Profiles for day-1 and day-2 operations.
9. Explore System Health Monitoring of vRealize Automation using APIs.
10.Search and Troubleshoot the machine and application related issues in vRealize Automation.

 Module 1: Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
  • Describe the purpose and functionality of vRealize Automation
  • Describe the vRealize Automation architecture
  • Describe the use of VMware Workspace ONE® AccessTM
  • Describe the relationship between Kubernetes clusters, containers, and vRealize Automation services
  • Describe CLI commands for vRealize Automation 8 cluster management
  • Describe Cloud Assembly
  • Describe Service Broker
  • Describe Code Stream
  • List the different vRealize Automation deployment types
  • Describe the purpose of vRealize easy installer
  • Describe the vRealize Automation installation process
  • Identity the steps involved in integrating Workspace One with Active Directory
  • Describe features of Workspace One
  • Describe the user roles available in vRealize Automation
  • Identify the key tasks performed by each user role
  • Define custom roles
  • Configure branding and multitenancy

Quickly create a basic configuration with a cloud account, cloud zone, project, flavor mapping, and image mapping.

  • Configure and deploy a basic cloud template
  • Create cloud templates that can run on any cloud
  • Use cloudConfig to run commands, install software, and create users
  • Use YAML for inputs, variables, and conditional deployments
  • Configure tags
  • Describe different types of tags
  • Manage tags
  • Configure storage profiles
  • Use tags and storage profiles
  • List the capabilities and use cases of NSX-T Data Cente
  • List the capabilities and use cases of NSX-T Data Cente
  • Integrate NSX-T Data Center with vRealize Automation
  • List the supported network profiles in vRealize Automation
  • Use NSX-T Data Center components to design a multitier application Cloud Template
  • Identify the network and security options available in design canvas
  • Create and manage on-demand networks and security groups
  • Configure NSX-T day 2 actions
  • Configure and use VMware Cloud Foundation accounts
  • Configure and use an AWS cloud account
  • Configure and use an Azure cloud account
  • Configure and use a Google Cloud Platform cloud account
  • Release a VMware Cloud Template™
  • Define content source and content sharing
  • Define Service Broker policy enforcement
  • Define Service Broker policy enforcement
  • Describe Extensibility
  • Use event topics
  • Create a subscription
  • Call a vRealize Orchestrator workflow
  • Create ABX actions
  • Introduction to Code Stream
  • The CI/CD process
  • Integrate GitLab with Code Stream and Cloud Assembly
  • Use Code Stream to install software
  • Integrate Cloud Assembly with Terraform
  • Use Terraform with a VMware Cloud Template
  • Use Terraform with Code Stream
  • Introduction to Kubernetes
  • Connect to an existing Kubernetes Cluster
  • Integrate VMware Tanzu™ Grid Integrated Edition
  • Create a Supervisor Namespace as a catalog item
  • Introduction SaltStack with vRealize Automation
  • Use SaltStack for software deployment
  • Use SaltStack for configuration management
  • Use SaltStack with event-driven orchestration
  • Location of logs
  • Using Activity
  • Monitoring deployment history
  • Basic troubleshooting
  • CLI commands
  • Collecting logs (VAMI console)
  • Integration with VMware vRealize® Log Insight™
  • Integration with vRealize Operations
  • Migrating vRealize Automation 7.x to 8

There are no prerequisites to attend this VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [V8.3] Training. However, a good understanding of virtualization and cloud environments is recommended.

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