VMware Specialist: vSAN – Objective 2.2 – Describe vSAN Requirements

The following post is a part of my unofficial study guide for the VMware Specialist: vSAN Digital Badge.  The full study guide can be found here. Objective 2.2 – Describe vSAN Requirements The requirements for VMware vSAN are split into multiple categories: Hardware Cluster Software Networking Licensing Hardware Requirements One of the most important requirements…

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VCAP6-NV Deploy – Objective 4.1 – Configure and Manage Logical Firewall Services

Skills and Abilities Objective 4.1 – Configure and Manage Logical Firewall Services Configure Edge and Distributed Firewall rules according to a deployment plan: Create/configure Firewall rule sections for specific departments Create/configure Identity-based firewall (IDFW) for specific users/groups Configure SpoofGuard policies to enhance security Filter firewall rules to narrow a scope Objective Prerequisites The following prerequisites…

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VCAP6-CMA Deploy – Objective 8.2: Configure vRealize Business Standard Costing and Reporting

Objective Overview Objective 8.2 – Configure vRealize Business Standard Costing and Reporting Knowledge: Configure cost drivers according to a deployment plan: Assign cost for operating system licensing Edit cost for server hardware, storage, and network Create a monthly cost for facilities and maintenance Configure CPU and memory utilization costs Configure Consumption Analysis: Edit consumer hierarchy Edit…

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HOWTO: Deploy VMware vRealize Automation 6.x Application Services

This post is a part of a series of posts for preparation for the VCAP6-CMA Deploy exam.  For the full exam prep resources check here. In this post we are covering the deployment of vRealize Application Services. Prerequisite Steps A fully deployed vRealize Automation implementation. Overview Deploy VMware vRealize Application Services Appliance. Configure VMware vRealize…

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