Try VMware Hands-On Labs with Software Defined Data Center

Hands-on Labs are the fastest and easiest way to test-drive the full technical capabilities of VMware products. These evaluations are free, up and running on your browser in minutes, and require no installation.

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  Software Defined Data Center

Learn about the VMware Site Recovery Manager 8.2. Fail over virtual machines, plan a data center migration, execute a disaster recovery plan and more.

3:15 hrs


Explore advanced topics in vSphere that can help improve availability including Content Library, Distributed Switches, Storage, and more.

2:30 hrs


In this lab, you will go through the process of creating a Kubernetes Supervisor cluster within VMware's Project Pacific platform.

30 mins


This lab shows the core features and functions of vSphere and vCenter. This is an excellent place to begin your experience with vSphere.

3 hrs


Explore the new security features of vSphere, including the TPM 2.0 for ESXi, the Virtual TPM 2.0 for virtual machines, and more.

3 hrs


Skyline proactive support helps avoid problems before they occur and reduces the time spent on resolving active support requests.

1:15 hrs


Explore the components of vSphere Platinum and learn how to deploy and manage upgrades and migrations, enhance availability, & much more.

3 hr


Get hands-on with VMware PowerCLI. Dive deep into the functionality available with real world examples.

1:45 hrs


  Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

VxRail is the hyper-converged infrastructure appliance from Dell EMC & VMware. Stand up a fully virtualized Software Defined Data Center rapidly.

1:30 hrs


This lab is an Interactive Simulation lab. You will gain a better understanding of how VMware Cloud Foundation provides an easier way to deploy and operate a private cloud based on VMware's Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) architecture.

2:45 hrs


Learn how to size and enable vSAN environments including monitoring the health, capacity and performance of vSAN within vCenter & much more.

3:30 hrs


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

30 mins