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vSphere 6 Foundations Exam Official Cert Guide (Exam #2V0-620)
vSphere 6 Foundations Exam Official Cert Guide (Exam #2V0-620) presents you with an organized test-preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. “Do I Know This Already?” quizzes open each chapter and enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly.
· Master VMware vSphere 6 Foundations Exam topics
· Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes
· Review key concepts with exam-preparation tasks
· Practice with realistic exam questions
vSphere 6 Foundations Exam Official Cert Guide (Exam #2V0-620) focuses specifically on the objectives for the vSphere 6 Foundations (#2V0-620) Exam. Leading VMware consultant and trainer Bill Ferguson shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.
The companion website contains a powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test engine that enables you to focus on individual topic areas or take a complete, timed exam. The assessment engine tracks your performance and provides feedback on a module-by-module basis, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most.
Well regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, comprehensive design scenarios, and challenging review questions and exercises, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.
vSphere 6 Foundations Exam Official Cert Guide (Exam #2V0-620) is part of a recommended learning path from VMware that includes simulation and hands-on training from authorized VMware instructors and self-study products from VMware Press. To find out more about instructor-led training, e-learning, and hands-on instruction offered worldwide, please visit www.vmware.com/training.
The official study guide helps you master all the topics on the vSphere 6 Foundations Exam (#2V0-620), including
· Identifying vSphere architecture and solutions for a given use case
· Installing and configuring vCenter Server and ESXi
· Configuring vSphere networking, including vSS, vDS, and their features
· Configuring vSphere storage
· Deploying and administering virtual machines, VM clones, templates, and vApps
· Establishing and maintaining availability and resource management features, including clusters, fault tolerance, and resource pools
· Troubleshooting ESXi, vCenter Server, vCenter operations, VM operations, and basic misconfigurations
· Monitoring a vSphere implementation, including ESXi, vCenter Server, and virtual machines
· Installing, configuring, and managing vCenter Operations Manager
Bill Ferguson, VCI 3, 4, 5, 6; VCP6-DCV, VCP6-NV; CCSI; and MCT Alumni has been in the computer industry for more than 20 years. Originally in technical sales and IT consulting with Sprint, he made his transition to Certified Technical Trainer in 1997 with ExecuTrain. He now runs his own company, Parallel Connections, as an independent contractor and consultant based in Birmingham, Alabama, working worldwide for most of the national training companies and some regional training companies. In addition, he has written and produced many technical training videos and books. Bill’s aspiration is as follows: “My job is to understand the material so well that I can make it easier for others to learn than it was for me to learn. Toward that end, I strive to provide an effective learning environment whether in person, in print, or online.”
Chapter 1 Identifying vSphere Architecture and Solutions
Chapter 2 Installing and Configuring vCenter Server
Chapter 3 Installing and Configuring ESXi6
Chapter 4 Configuring vSphere Standard Switches
Chapter 5 Configuring vSphere Distributed Switches
Chapter 6 Configuring vSS and vDS Features
Chapter 7 Connecting Shared Storage Devices to vSphere
Chapter 8 Configuring Software Defined Storage
Chapter 9 Creating and Configuring VMFS and NFS Datastores
Chapter 10 Creating and Deploying Virtual Machines
Chapter 11 Creating and Deploying vApps
Chapter 12 Managing Virtual Machines Clones and Templates
Chapter 13 Administering Virtual Machines and vApps
Chapter 14 Creating and Configuring VMware Clusters
Chapter 15 Planning and Implementing VMware Fault Tolerance
Chapter 16 Creating and Administering Resource Pools
Chapter 17 Migrating Virtual Machines
Chapter 18 Backing Up and Restoring Virtual Machines
Chapter 19 Updating ESXi and Virtual Machines
Chapter 20 Installing and Configuring ESXi6
Chapter 21 Performing Basic Troubleshooting of ESXi and vCenter Server Operations
Chapter 22 Performing Basic Troubleshooting of Virtual Machine Options
Chapter 23 Monitoring ESXi, vCenter Server, and Virtual Machines
Chapter 24 Creating and Administering vCenter Server Alarms
Chapter 25 Installing and Administering vCenter Operations Manager
Chapter 26 Final Preparation