Update Manager

vSphere 6.5    |    Expert
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VMware vSphere Update Manager is used to patch and upgrade your virtual environment. Explore the Update Manager and how to correctly use it to maintain hosts and virtual machines.


  • describe the purpose of Update Manager in a vSphere environment
    recognize criteria for an Update Manager installation on a Windows server
    compare the different views of the Update Manager interface
    describe basic network configuration options within the Administration view of Update Manager
    recognize capabilities of the Download Settings configuration options within the Administration view of Update Manager
    describe the importance of VM snapshots and recognize capabilities of the virtual machine settings within the Administration view of Update Manager
    describe how the patch repository is used to maintain a VMware vSphere 6.5 environment
  • describe how ESXi images are imported within Update Manager
    describe the functionality of events and notifications settings within Update Manager
    describe how baselines and groups help organize patches within VMware vSphere 6.5
    recognize how to attach baselines to various objects within a VMware vSphere 6.5 environment
    recognize the importance of baseline groups and scanning for compliance within a VMware vSphere 6.5 environment
    create and apply an Update Manager baseline to a cluster according to business needs using the vCenter Web Client


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    3.  Exploring the Update Manager Interface
    4m 31s
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    4.  Network Configuration Options
    2m 56s
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    5.  Download and Notification Settings
    5m 8s
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    6.  Virtual Machine, Host, and Cluster Settings
    6m 43s
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    7.  Patch Repository for Hosts, vApps, and VMs
    3m 7s
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    8.  Importing ESXi Images
    3m 24s
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    9.  Events and Notifications
    4m 1s
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    10.  Baselines and Baseline Groups
    8m 44s
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    11.  Attaching Baselines to Hosts and Clusters
    5m 6s
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    12.  Baseline Compliance and Remediation
    10m 36s
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    13.  Exercise: Deploying a Baseline
    3m 32s


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