VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage


During this five-day course, you focus on installing, configuring, and managing VMware vRealize® Automation™. You learn about the configuration and use of the vRealize Automation platform, including self-service provisioning and the creation of catalog services that include predefined virtual machines, software components, and on-demand VMware NSX® networks. This course also covers interfacing vRealize Automation with other systems using VMware vRealize® Orchestrator™ to leverage workflows, creating approval cycles, and managing machine lifecycles to conserve resources. In addition, you will better understand and know how to achieve the benefits of automation as a component of the software-defined data center


At the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the vRealize Automation architecture and use cases in cloud environments
  • Install and configure vRealize Automation
  • Manage vRealize Automation entities on VMware and third-party virtual and cloud infrastructures
  • Configure and manage catalogs, containers, and blueprints
  • Configure and manage business groups and reservations for compute resources
  • Use the self-service portal to request and manage machines in accordance with vRealize Automation approval and governance policies
  • Use customize properties and property groups in blueprints
  • Develop and use custom forms
  • Manage and monitor machines and resource reclamation
  • Configure and manage event broker subscriptions
  • Understand vRealize Automation extensibility and workflows
  • Use vRealize Automation to deploy and manage containers
  • Integrate vRealize Automation with third-party products


Experienced system administrators and system integrators responsible for designing and implementing vRealize Automation


This class requires completion of one of the following courses:

  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x]
  • VMware vSphere: Fast Track [V6.x]

Experience with working at the command line is helpful.

This course requires that a student be able to perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling in this course:

  • Create VMware vCenter Server® objects, such as data centers and folders
  • Create a virtual machine using a wizard or a template  
  • Modify a virtual machine’s hardware  
  • Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere® vMotion®  
  • Migrate a virtual machine with VMware vSphere® Storage vMotion®  
  • Configure and manage a vSphere DRS cluster with resource pools.  
  • Configure and manage a VMware vSphere® High Availability cluster. 
  • If you cannot perform all of these tasks, VMware recommends that you complete one of the prerequisite    courses before enrolling in VMware vRealize Automation: Install, Configure, Manage.



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Course Info


  • Melbourne
  • 26/08/2019 - 30/08/2019
  • 30/09/2019 - 4/10/2019
  • Canberra
  • 9/09/2019 - 13/09/2019
  • Sydney
  • 23/09/2019 - 27/09/2019
  • Brisbane
  • 2/09/2019 - 6/09/2019
  • Perth
  • 16/09/2019 - 20/09/2019

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