VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale

Course Overview

VMware vSphere - Optimize and Scale training course imparts knowledge to experienced VMware vSphere personnel with skills required for configuring and maintaining highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. The qualification is based on VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 and VMware® vCenter Server™ 5.5.

VMware vSphere - Optimize and Scale training prepares VMware Certified Advanced Professional – Datacenter Administration [V5] certification (VCAP5-DCA). Additionally, completing this course also fulfills the pre-requisites for taking the VMware Certified Professional 5 Exam.

Target Audience

Systems engineers
System integrators
Experienced system administrators


Completion of one of the following courses:

VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.5]
VMware vSphere: What’s New [V5.5]
VMware vSphere: Fast Track

Or equivalent knowledge and administration experience with ESXi and vCenter Server
Experience working at the command prompt is highly recommended.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to do the following:

Manage changes to the vSphere environment
Troubleshoot operational faults and identify their root causes
Optimize the performance of all vSphere components
Use VMware vSphere® ESXi™ Shell and VMware vSphere®
Use VMware vSphere® Auto Deploy™ to provision ESXi hosts
Management Assistant to manage vSphere
Configure and manage ESXi networking and storage for a large and sophisticated enterprise


Upon attaining VMware certification, your skills get validates to It fraternity.
You increase your chances of flexibility and career growth and credibility with employers, peers and clients.
VMware qualifications open-up your career opportunity and assist in your career growth in the competitive market.
Additionally, VMware certification put you among top highest paying professionals in the IT industry.
Besides, you are given VCAP logo that you can use on your business card.
Also you get a chance to enjoy discount admission to VMworld, invitations to beta classes and exams and inclusion in an “exclusive VCAP community”, upon attaining VMware certification.

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