Introduction to virtualization with VMware

An overview of what virtualization is and reasons why you might want to use it.
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  • Lectures 26
  • Contents Video: 3 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2013 English

Course Description

This course will give an overview of computer virtualization and reasons for using virtualization. It will also look at how to setup and use three different systems from VMware: Player, Workstation, and ESXi. Finally, we'll look at where you can get many good virtual appliances

What are the requirements?

  • An above-average computer to run the VMware software

What am I going to get from this course?

  • In this course, you will learn the basics of virtualization on VMware Workstation, Player, and ESXi

What is the target audience?

  • IT professionals who want to start learning virtualization and VMware

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome & Introduction
Introduction
Preview
00:35
What is virtualization
Preview
03:03
Why would you want to virtualize?
Preview
04:25
Section 2: Creating our first virtual machine
Create a blank VM
Preview
09:58
What does a VM look like?
05:17
Installing Windows 7
03:50
Section 3: VMware Tools
Explaining and Installing VMware Tools
09:15
Section 4: Snapshots
Creating, Managing, Merging VMware Snapshots
18:43
Section 5: Creating our second VM -- Linux
Creating a new VM and installing Open SuSE
06:37
Section 6: Networking
All About VMware Networking
20:00
Section 7: VMware Player
Introduction VMware Player
05:24
VT in the BIOS
02:11
Powering up our Windows 7 VM
02:14
VM Appliances
05:01
Unity Mode
06:27
Section 8: VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi)
Introduction to ESXi
08:33
Installing ESXi
13:03
vSphere tour and licensing
05:33
Copying an ISO
02:32
Installing Open SuSE
06:36
Wrap-up of ESXi
06:19
Section 9: VMware Converter
Using VMware Converter
10:04
P2V running in Workstation
06:14
V2V: Workstation to ESXi
05:15
Running the VM in ESXi
02:15
Section 10: Wrap Up
Send me your suggestions.....
00:20

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Instructor Biography

Get Tech Smart, I.T. Professional

My name is Farren Constable, and I've been wrangling computers since 1978. I started my I.T. consulting business, The Computer Shed, in 1990. I've been using VMware products both personally and professionally for many years and I find them invaluable for solving many I.T. problems. Get Tech Smart is my brand name that I use for all of my training offerings.

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