Try VMware Hands-on Labs

Test drive VMware products in minutes. Hands-on Labs allow you to evaluate the features and functionality of VMware products with no installation required.

 

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  Data Center Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure

 

New to virtualization and VMware? This introductory lab demonstrates the core features and functions of vSphere and vCenter.

3:00 hrs


Explore advanced vSphere with Operations Management topics including availability, manageability, vRealize Operations and Log Insight.

2:30 hrs


Gain familiarity with the tool, and then dive deeper into the functionality available with real world examples.

1:45 hrs


Explore the components and their capabilities within vSphere as well as implementation and basic admin topics.

5:45 hrs


This lab explores vSphere Integrated Containers with Docker Linux containers and VMware vSphere.

2:15 hrs


Explore new features of vSphere 6.5 including encrypted VMs, HTML5 Host Client and the vCenter Server appliance.

1:00 hr


Experience new security features of vSphere 6.5, including VM Encryption, Audit Quality Logging, Encrypted vMotion and more.

2:15 hrs


  Software-Defined Data Center Platform

 

The interactive simulation shows how to easily deploy and operate a private cloud on an integrated SDDC system with VMware Cloud Foundation.

2:00 hr


Discover the process and requirements to extend compute, storage, and network virtualization across the VMware Software Defined Data Center.

1:45 hrs


VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF) provides an easier way to deploy and operate a hybrid cloud.

1:30 hrs


  Networking and Security

 

Explore NSX, the platform for network virtualization, and its features such as logical switching, routing, firewall and network services.

2:45 hrs


VMware NSX Cloud provides you the ability to manage Networking and Security policies in Public Cloud environments such as AWS.

2:00 hrs


This lab covers advanced NSX topics and builds on the basics learned in the VMware NSX Intro and Feature Tour.

1:30 hrs


Build developer clouds and host next-gen apps with VMware NSX-T.

3:15 hrs


Explore use cases around VMware NSX and Micro-Segmentation, including in depth reviews of the Distributed Firewall and Service Composer UI.

2:45 hrs


  Storage and Availability

 

Learn how to deploy, configure, and manage VMware's latest hypervisor-converged storage solution, featuring the new features of vSAN

3:15 hrs


In this advanced vSAN lab, you will be challenged to troubleshoot performance and availability issues, scale-out a vSAN cluster, and much more!

3:15 hrs


  Cloud Management Platform

 

Learn about the integration points of vRealize Automation, vRealize Operations, and NSX for automating the IT services delivery lifecycle.

1:30 hrs


Take a basic tour of OpenStack and use it with vSphere and NSX to provision compute, storage and networking resources.

4:30 hrs


Explore more complex service authoring capabilities of vRealize Automation including XaaS, Puppet, NSX integration and Application.

3:30 hrs


Explore how vRealize Operations and vRealize Business improve operational efficiency.

3:30 hrs


Learn about the powerful capabilities and features of vRealize Automation.

2:30 hrs


Explore vRealize Operations and vRealize Log Insight and learn how to improve performance, avoid disruption and proactively manage SDDC.

2:30 hrs


See the capabilities of vRealize Network Insight in micro-segmentation & security, 360° network visibility, & advanced NSX ops management.

2:00 hrs


  Digital Workspace

 

Learn about the integration of AirWatch and Identity Manager, part of Workspace ONE, to enable single sign-on into an app from any device.

1:30 hrs


Learn about VMware Workspace ONE and how it can be used to simplify access to Horizon 7 Applications and Desktops.

2:00 hrs


Enable your organization with the power of mobility by starting with the basics.

2:45 hrs


  Desktop and Application Virtualization

 

Explore the new features and benefits available in Horizon 7. Learn best practices for using Blast, Instant Clone and more.

2:15 hrs


This introductory lab demonstrates desktop as a service (DaaS). Learn how DaaS goes beyond typical virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI).

1:45 hrs


Learn about Application Delivery with App Volumes.

3:45 hrs


Learn how Horizon and NSX solutions can provide a customized healthcare desktop experience to maximize operational efficiency & security.

3:15 hrs


  Cloud Services

 

VMware Cloud Services deliver a unified approach with visibility into public and private cloud usage, costs, networks & security rules.

1:15 hrs


Explore the components of the Kubernetes system and container-based applications running on vSphere.

2:45 hrs


See the new VMware on AWS solution. Interact with the VMware Cloud interface to perform basic tasks and manage your public cloud capacity.

0:30 hrs


In this lab, you will explore the features of VMware Pulse IoT Center, Liota as well as onboard an IoT gateway.

1:45 hrs


Explore the Wavefront solution, a cloud-based metrics analytics and monitoring product.

1:30 hrs