IT professionals or managers considering an upgrade from previous VMware vSphere products to version 6.5


Expected Duration
52 minutes

In this course, you will explore the new features available when creating a vCenter 6.5 managed cluster of ESXi servers


vCenter High Availability Clusters

  • start the course
  • describe the new Proactive High Availability method in vCenter 6.5
  • identify the components of HA Orchestrated Restart in vCenter 6.5
  • characterize the new improvements to HA Admission Control in vCenter 6.5
  • identify the benefits of the HA support for NVIDIA GRID vGPUs
  • identify the improvements to fault tolerant virtual machines in vCenter 6.5

vCenter DRS Clusters

  • identify the relationship between vRealize Operations Manager and Predictive DRS
  • differentiate the older DRS model from the new one based on the mathematical algorithms now used in vCenter 6.5
  • recognize the new options that have been added to ease administration in a DRS cluster
  • recognize the new metrics used to provide DRS load balancing in vCenter 6.5
  • list the advantages of using VMware vSphere Storage I/O Control using storage policy based management
  • identify the vSphere elements of Containers and Docker Integration

Practice: New vCenter Clustering Options

  • identify new features in vSphere 6.5 clustering





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