Try VMware Products Fast and Free with 30-Minute Lightning Labs

Got 30 minutes and an internet browser? Then you have everything you need to evaluate the features and functionality of VMware products with new, 30-minute Lightning Hands-on Labs. There’s nothing to install and it’s completely free. What are you waiting for?

Kubernetes is now part of vSphere. This interactive simulation will walk you through the steps to enable Kubernetes on your vSphere cluster. The developer API presents a new model for consuming virtual infrastructure using Kubernetes.

30 minutes


Explore the VMware Cloud on AWS console and SDDC details. Create a logical network and add a firewall rule to allow access to the vCenter Server running on VMware Cloud on AWS.

30 minutes


In this Lightning Lab, you will see how easy it is to use NSX-T to configure distributed firewalls, changing from a denylist to allowlist strategy.

15 minutes


Get introduced to the core capabilities of NSX Advanced Load Balancer (Avi Networks) in a vSphere environment.

30 minutes


Tanzu Mission Control provides a single control point for teams to more easily manage Kubernetes and operate modern, containerized apps across multiple clouds and clusters.

30 minutes


In this lab we will introduce you to vRealize Operations and all the Home Navigation options.

30 minutes


Walkthrough the process of ordering a VMware Cloud on Dell EMC SDDC, configuring uplinks to connect to the data center networks through the included top-of-rack switches, enabling access to the SDDC vCenter, and more.

30 minutes


This lab provides an overview of Azure VMware Solution. Deploy a Private Cloud connect the private cloud to an Azure Virtual Network and access vCenter for your Azure VMware Solution private cloud.

30 minutes


In this lab, you will explore vSphere improvements and new features in ESXi and vCenter Server management and lifecycle.

30 minutes


In this lab, we will explore the vRealize Automation Self Service portal, including a walk through a Catalog Request, demonstrating the approval process and investigate a deployment.

45 minutes


Explore how easy it is to deploy vSAN using VMware's "QuickStart" guided cluster creation wizard!

30 minutes


Meet the MOAD cloud team in this demo as they use VMware Cloud Foundation to quickly provide resources to developers, meet application SLAs, understand security and compliance risks while efficiently using resources.

30 minutes