VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage
This course requires meeting one of the following prerequisites: • Storage administration experience on block or file storage devices • Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] course Experience working at the command line is helpful. The course material presumes that a student can perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling in this course: • Use VMware vSphere® ClientTM • Create and manage VMware vCenter Server® objects, such as data centers, clusters, hosts, and virtual machines • Create and modify a standard switch • Create and modify a distributed switchConnect a VMware ESXi™ host to NAS, iSCSI, or Fibre Channel storage • Create a VMware vSphere® VMFS datastore • Use a wizard or a template to create a virtual machine • Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere® vMotion® • Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion® If you cannot complete all of these tasks, VMware recommends that you complete the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.7] course before enrolling in VMware vSAN: Deploy and Manage.
5 Managing and Operating vSAN • Explain how to configure encryption in the vSAN cluster • Explain the management of hardware storage devices • Identify alarms for vSAN events • Describe and configure fault domains • Describe the configuration of the vSAN iSCSI service, iSCSI targets, and LUNS 6 Stretched Clusters and Two-Node Clusters • Describe the architecture for stretched clusters and two-node clusters • Create a stretched cluster • Describe how stretched cluster storage policies affect vSAN objects • Create and apply a vSAN stretched cluster policy to meet specific needs • Discuss the behavior of a stretched cluster when various types of failures occur 7 Monitoring and Troubleshooting vSAN • Discuss hardware failure scenarios • Describe the process of resynchronization • Explain the possible reasons for resynchronization • Describe the use of vSphere Client to detect issues • Explain the use of the health service to monitor vSAN health • Explain the use of the performance service to monitor vSAN performance. • Monitor and test the vSAN environment•Describe vSAN architecture components and the PNOMA OSI model.