VMware vRealize Network Insight: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.0]

Duration: 2 Days (16 Hours)

VMware vRealize Network Insight: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.0] Course Overview:

Enroll in the VMware vRealize Network Insight: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.0] course to gain a comprehensive understanding of how to install, configure, and manage vRealize Network Insight. Developed by VMware, vRealize Network Insight is a network visibility and optimization solution that provides valuable insights into network performance.

During this course, you will delve into the inner workings of vRealize Network Insight and learn how to configure it within a virtual environment. You will explore the features and capabilities of vRealize Network Insight, enabling you to effectively monitor and measure network performance and identify areas for optimization.

The course covers key aspects such as topology diagrams, data flows, and analytics, allowing you to gain a deeper understanding of the various components that make up vRealize Network Insight. You will also learn how to leverage vRealize Network Insight’s integrated security solutions to enhance network protection and maximize performance.

Upon completion of this training, you will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to deploy and manage vRealize Network Insight in your organization. You will be equipped to utilize its powerful features for monitoring, optimizing, and automating your network, ultimately improving overall network performance and efficiency.

Enrolling in this course is ideal for network administrators, engineers, and IT professionals seeking to enhance their expertise in network visibility, optimization, and security. By acquiring proficiency in vRealize Network Insight, you will be better equipped to tackle network challenges and drive improvements in your organization’s network infrastructure.

Target Audience

The VMware vRealize Network Insight: Install, Configure, Manage [V5
0] training is targeted at IT professionals who are responsible for deploying and managing the VMware vRealize Network Insight platform
These professionals should have experience in virtual networking and SDN technologies, as well as an understanding of VMware products, platforms and solutions
Participants should also be familiar with the Linux operating system and have an understanding of TCP/IP networking fundamentals
This course is designed to help administrators and engineers gain the skills needed to install, configure, and manage the vRealize Network Insight platform
With these skills, participants will be able to analyze network traffic and improve applications performance, troubleshoot problems, and create custom views and reports

Learning Objectives of VMware vRealize Network Insight: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.0]

The VMware vRealize Network Insight: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.0] Training will provide attendees with the skills and knowledge necessary to install, configure, and manage the VMware vRealize Network Insight solution. At the end of the training, learners will be able to understand how vRealize Network Insight works conceptually and how to deploy, configure, and manage it for their organization’s needs. Specifically, objectives include learning how to set up and configure Platform Services, leveraging vRealize Network Insight to troubleshoot and optimize networks and applications, and exploring the intuitive dashboards and reports. In addition, learners will also become familiar with the platform’s integration with other VMware solutions and applications.

 Module 1: Course Introduction
  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives
  • Identify the use cases for vRealize Network Insight
  • Access the vRealize Network Insight Home page
  • View vRealize Network Insight entity data
  • Perform searches for specific entity data
  • Create entity search queries
  • Find and use event data
  • Identify the components of vRealize Network Insight
  • Describe the function of each component and how the components interact
  • Check the health of vRealize Network Insight components
  • Deploy vRealize Network Insight components
  • Configure the pairing relationship between the platform VM and the proxy VM
  • Troubleshoot platform VM and proxy VM configuration problems
  • Explain how data sources export flow information
  • Add VMware vCenter Server® to vRealize Network Insight
  • Add a VMware NSX® data source to vRealize Network Insight
  • Configure IPFIX
  • Distinguish between the mechanisms used to scale vRealize Network Insight
  • Select the appropriate scaling mechanism for your environment
  • Describe how clusters are expanded
  • Explain use cases for vRealize Network Insight
  • Create vRealize Network Insight applications
  • Perform application discovery
  • Plan and optimize micro-segmentation and security for applications
  • Explain the use of flow analytics
  • Use flow information from physical devices in security planning
  • Generate virtual machine path topologies between entities using flows
  • Extract useful information from path topologies
  • Validate NSX for vSphere deployments
  • Monitor and troubleshoot NSX for vSphere events
  • Perform vRealize Network Insight operations by using VMware vSphere® tags
  • Use the flow analytics dashboards to perform flow analysis
  • Set and configure thresholds to identify aberrations in the behavior of entities
  • Use vRealize Network Insight tools to troubleshoot common problems
  • Generate and export support logs
  • Integrate VMware vRealize® Log Insight™ with vRealize Network Insight

This course requires attendees have the following experience:
-A general understanding of software-defined data center technologies, including VMware SDDC technologies such as vSphere, vSAN, NSX and other VMware cloud-based offerings.
-Experience with vRealize Network Insight components, such as the Data Collection Node (DCN) and Log Insight.
-Knowledge of network protocols, network architecture, and network virtualization concepts.
-Understanding of network routing, switching, and firewall operations.
-Familiarity with the Linux command line.

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