VCAP6 - Cloud Management and Automation Deployment Study Guide


Published on 1 December 2016 by thecloudxpert. Words: 711. Reading Time: 4 mins.

The following is a list of links to my exam prep posts for the VCAP6-CMA Deploy exam.

The official VMware Blueprint is located here


Section 1 - Deploy and Manage vRealize Automation Components

Section 2 - Configure Tenant Properties

Section 3 - Configure Network and Security Automation

Section 4 - Create and Manage Machine Blueprints

Section 5: Deploy and Manage vRealize Orchestrator

Section 6 - Configure and Deploy XaaS Components

Section 7 - Deploy vRealize Application Services

Section 8 - Deploy vRealize Business Standard

Section 9 - Troubleshoot a vRealize Automation Deployment

  • Objective 9.1 - Troubleshoot Catalog Issues
  • Objective 9.2 - Configure, Manage and Collect vRA and Application Services Logs
  • Objective 9.3 - Troubleshoot Approval Policy Issues
  • Objective 9.4 - Troubleshoot Distributed Execution Manager Issues
  • Objective 9.5 - Troubleshoot Endpoint Issues
  • Objective 9.6 - Troubleshoot vRealize Orchestrator Workflow Issues

Additional Resources

As part of addressing the different objectives in the blueprint above, I have created additional posts where it has been easier to separate out and refer multiple times to the same procedure. These are also called out separately below so you don’t have to trawl through the posts to find them.

vRealize Identity Appliance

vRealize Automation Appliance

vRealize Automation IaaS Components

Application Services

vRealize Business



Official Resources

VMware Hands On Labs

Note: These Labs may no longer be available.

  • HOL-SDC-1421
  • HOL-SDC-1624

Community Resources

Published on 1 December 2016 by thecloudxpert. Words: 711. Reading Time: 4 mins.

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