VMware VCP-DCV vSphere 7: vCenter Server Architecture, Appliance, & Inventory

VMware vSphere 7    |    Intermediate
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In this course, you'll explore the basic concepts of vCenter Server architecture when using VMware vSphere ESXi7. You'll learn how to deploy and configure the vCenter Server Appliance, including the different ways that you can deploy from a Windows, macOS, or Linux system. Then, you'll learn how to manage the vCenter Server inventory using the vSphere Client and how to create a data center object within vCenter and populate it with other objects such as ESXi hosts and VMs. This course is one in a series that helps prepare learners for the VMware Certified Professional - Data Center Virtualization 2021 (VCP-DCV 2021) exam.


  • identify the configuration requirements for logging into the vCenter Server system
    identify the basic features of vCenter Server and VMware vSphere ESXi7
    recognize how to install and work with vCenter Server for the first time
    recognize the compute requirements for the vCenter Server appliance
    recognize the features and purposes of configuration options for vCenter Server 7.0
    recognize the requirements for installing vCenter Server 7.0 with ESXi hosts
  • identify the various configuration options for vCenter Server 7.0 and their respective uses
    recognize how to create a hierarchy of objects in a vCenter Server inventory
    identify the objects in a vCenter Server inventory
    recognize the object hierarchy in a vCenter Server inventory
    recognize the procedure for adding hosts to a datacenter object in vSphere Client


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    1.  vCenter Server Architecture
    18m 6s
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    2.  Deploying and Configuring the vCenter Server Appliance
    24m 52s
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    3.  Managing the vCenter Server Inventory
    24m 10s


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