Prepare for the VCP6-DCV on vSphere 6 (2V0-621) Exam
VMware vSphere is the leading data center virtualization platform. This learning path will guide you on how to plan for, implement, and troubleshoot a vSphere 6 deployment, as well as administer and maintain a vSphere 6 data center.
Explore the needs of moving to a virtualized solution.
Configure and troubleshoot a VMWare vSphere 6.X deployment.
Manage and administer a VMware vSphere 6.X environment.
Learn how to prepare your IT infrastructure for virtualization, and create and manage virtual machines with Hyper-V and VMware Workstation.
2h 51m • COURSE
Learning VMware vSphere with Daniel Mangru
Learn the key components and features of the Standard and Enterprise Plus editions of vSphere 6, VMware's cloud computing virtualization platform.
1h 6m • COURSE
VMware vSphere 6 Essential Training with Brandon Neill
An introduction to VMware's cloud-based virtual operating system, vSphere 6.
1h 28m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Deploy and Consolidate a Data Center with Russell Long
Explore how to consolidate virtual machines and deploy host profiles and Auto Deploy within your data center. This course also helps you prepare for the VMware Certified Professional 6.5 – Data Center Virtualization exam.
1h 33m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Configure and Manage Networking with Brandon Neill
Knowing how to configure a virtual network with vSphere is an important skill for any network administrator. Learn how to set up a vSphere network with ESXi components, VMkernel, and vSphere standard switches.
1h 33m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Advanced Storage Configuration and Administration with Rick Crisci
Learn how to configure and administer vSphere storage, including iSCSI, VMFS, NFS, and software-driven solutions such as VSAN and Virtual Volumes.
3h 42m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Administer and Manage Virtual Machines with Russell Long
Learn about administration of VMware vSphere virtual machines. Russell Long shows how to configure advanced settings, create and manage a content library, set up and maintain vCloud Air, deploy vApps, and more.
1h 43m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Configure and Administer Security with Rick Crisci
Learn to configure vSphere security: manage vCenter and ESXi roles and permissions, harden the vSphere environment, and enable single sign-on.
1h 4m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Advanced Networking with Brandon Neill
Deepen your understanding of how to work with vSphere—a leading virtualization platform from VMware—by diving into advanced topics and concepts.
57m 15s • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Configure and Manage VDS with Brandon Neill
Become the master of your (virtual) domain. Learn how to configure and manage the vSphere Distributed Switch.
1h 9m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Administer and Manage Resources with Rick Crisci
Learn how to manage and allocate resources such as CPU and memory in a VMware vSphere environment.
1h 21m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Troubleshoot a Deployment with Rick Crisci
Learn how to identify and troubleshoot issues that occur within a VMware vSphere virtualized environment.
4h 4m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Network Troubleshooting with Brandon Neill
Learn how to perform basic troubleshooting in a VMware vSphere virtual environment, including troubleshooting VMkernel and VM networking.
1h 59m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Back up and Recover a Deployment with Rick Crisci
Learn how to configure a vSphere backup and recovery solution using vSphere Data Protection, Replication, and snapshots.
1h 30m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Configure Advanced High Availability Features with Russell Long
Ensure maximum operability and minimum downtime for virtual environments. Learn to configure advanced vSphere High Availability features including clusters, heartbeats, and admission control.
1h 42m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Configure Advanced DRS Features with Russell Long
Learn how to balance workloads among virtual machines using the advanced options in VMware vSphere Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS).
2h 2m • COURSE
VMware vSphere: Upgrade a Deployment to vSphere 6.5 with Russell Long
Discover how to upgrade vSphere to the 6.0 or 6.5 release. Learn how to update the ESXi host and virtual machine, as well as other ESXi components and the vCenter Server.
1h 59m • COURSE
VMware vSphere Certified Professional on vSphere 6 Cert Prep (2V0-621): The Basics with Rick Crisci
Demonstrate your ability to deploy and manage VMware vSphere 6 environments by working towards becoming VCP6-DCV certified. This course provides an overview of the technologies and topics in the VMware 2V0-621 exam, to help you obtain VCP6-DCV certification.
55m 18s • COURSE
You'll learn VMware vSphere with these experts
Martin Guidry is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and an authority on topics such as SQL Server and SharePoint.
Martin has over 3,000 hours of classroom experience teaching over 600 students, and he has passed 46 Microsoft Certification exams, which prompted Microsoft to hire him to write future exams. A native of Carencro, Louisiana, Martin earned a bachelor's degree from University of Louisiana, where he pursued graduate work in computer science. Martin has done freelance consulting in software development and database design since 1997.
Daniel Mangru is a senior IT consultant with over 20 years of industry experience working in data centers.
Daniel specializes in enterprise and virtualization architecture. He is also an elearning content developer who creates and delivers niche IT training courses, while mentoring and consulting for enterprise architecture using the TOGAF and FEAF frameworks. Daniel has authored and taught VMware courses for a global IT education company.
Brandon Neill is a VMware Certified Instructor who has over 19 years of IT experience.
Brandon teaches classes on VMware products such as vSphere, NSX, and View. He also is an IT consultant. Prior to becoming a teacher, Brandon spent three years working for VMware as a network escalation engineer.
Russell Long is a technical instructor specializing in system administration, VMware, and Cisco technologies.
Russell is a troubleshooter at heart. This started early on when his computer required upgrades and maintenance to play his favorite video games. His passion was later turned into a career repairing PCs, working with server administration, and building networks. His 16 years of professional and enterprise IT experience includes positions ranging from a layer-one splicing technician to a data center administrator. In his spare time Russell can be found gaming or in the local comic shop. All together Russell holds 10 active IT certifications in Cisco, VMware, and CompTIA.
Rick Crisci is a freelance technical trainer and experienced information technology professional.
Rick is looking for new training and consulting opportunities. He has more than 16 years of real-world experience, including positions as a technical trainer, senior network engineer, network operations supervisor, and director of network operations. Performing in many different roles has given Rick unique insight into the needs of both technical and management staff. He has certifications from VMware, Cisco, and Juniper.