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Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

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Approx. 28 hours to complete

Suggested: 8 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

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Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 28 hours to complete

Suggested: 8 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Introduction & Networking and Security Architecture with VMware NSX

We'll introduce you to the course and VMware NSX, as well as provide a brief history of how VMware has evolved into the company that it is today....
Reading
3 videos (Total 32 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video3 videos
Evolution of VMware: Hypervisor, Network Virtualization, NSX9m
VMware Today: Virtual Cloud Network20m
Reading1 reading
Network Virtualization for Dummies Guide, 2nd Edition10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Evolution of VMware8m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

NSX Architecture Components

This module explains the architectural components that make up VMware NSX. These components are the foundation for understanding how VMware NSX is deployed into a data center....
Reading
1 video (Total 14 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Reading1 reading
NSX Architecture Components Review10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
NSX Architecture Components8m
Week
3
Hours to complete
4 hours to complete

Security Solutions with VMware NSX

This module dives into VMware NSX as a security platform that provides a defensive in depth solution. The content compares traditional security solutions with the in-kernel firewall provided by VMware NSX. In addition, this module covers application behavior monitoring and the ecosystem of partners that integrate with VMware NSX to provide a comprehensive security solution....
Reading
10 videos (Total 80 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
Video10 videos
NSX: Security at the Speed of Business3m
Micro-segmentation Solutions with VMware NSX12m
Secure End-User Computing Solutions with VMware NSX8m
DMZ Anywhere Solutions with VMware NSX5m
Introduction to NSX Security Ecosystem7m
Network Introspection13m
Guest Introspection11m
VMware AppDefense (1 of 2)10m
VMware AppDefense (2 of 2)6m
Reading1 reading
Security Solutions Review10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Security Solutions20m
Week
4
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Application Continuity Solutions (part 1 of 2)

This module provides details on using VMware NSX to create highly available data center designs....
Reading
5 videos (Total 57 min), 2 quizzes
Video5 videos
Cross-vCenter NSX Use Cases, Key Concepts and Architecture19m
Multi-site Networking and Security16m
Multi-site Solutions with VMware NSX Demo10m
Multi-site Design Fundamentals8m

Instructor

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Chris McCain

Director of Product Management
Networking & Security

About VMware

At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our software forms a digital foundation that powers the apps, services and experiences that are transforming the world....

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