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VMware vSphere: Troubleshooting [V7] (VTSW7)


Who should attend

  • System administrators
  • System integrators


This course is part of the following Certifications:


This course requires completion of one of the following prerequisites:

  • VMware vSphere: Fast Track [V6.x] or [V7]
  • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] or [V7]
  • VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V6.x] or [V7]
  • Equivalent knowledge and administration experience with ESXi and vCenter Server

Experience in working with a command-line interface is highly recommended.

Course Objectives

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

  • Introduce troubleshooting principles and procedures
  • Practice Linux commands that aid in the troubleshooting process
  • Use command-line interfaces, log files, and the vSphere Client to diagnose and resolve problems in the vSphere environment
  • Explain the purpose of key vSphere log files
  • Identify networking problems based on reported symptoms, validate and troubleshoot the reported problem, identify the root cause and implement the appropriate resolution
  • Analyze storage failure scenarios using a logical troubleshooting methodology, identify the root cause, and apply the appropriate resolution to resolve the problem
  • Troubleshoot vSphere cluster failure scenarios and analyze possible causes
  • Diagnose common VMware vSphere® High Availability problems and provide solutions
  • Identify and validate VMware ESXi™ host and VMware vCenter Server® problems, analyze failure scenarios, and select the correct resolution
  • Troubleshoot virtual machine problems, including migration problems, snapshot problems, and connection problems
  • Troubleshoot performance problems with vSphere components

Course Content

This five-day, hands-on training course provides you with the advanced knowledge, skills, and abilities to achieve competence in troubleshooting the VMware vSphere® 7.x environment. This workshop increases your skill and competence in using the command-line interface, VMware vSphere® Client™, log files, and other tools to analyze and solve problems.

Product Alignment

  • ESXi 7
  • vCenter Server 7
Online Training
Modality: L

Duration 5 days

Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Eastern Europe: 3,750.- €


Time zone CEST
21/09/2020 ― 25/09/2020 Online Training Time zone: CEST guaranteed date!
26/10/2020 ― 30/10/2020 Online Training Time zone: CET
16/11/2020 ― 20/11/2020 Online Training Time zone: CET
30/11/2020 ― 04/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: CET
07/12/2020 ― 11/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: CET
07/12/2020 ― 11/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: CET
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28/09/2020 ― 02/10/2020 Online Training Time zone: BST guaranteed date!
18/01/2021 ― 22/01/2021 Online Training Time zone: GMT
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28/09/2020 ― 02/10/2020 Online Training Time zone: CDT
12/10/2020 ― 16/10/2020 Online Training Time zone: CDT
19/10/2020 ― 23/10/2020 Online Training Time zone: CDT
07/12/2020 ― 11/12/2020 Online Training Time zone: UTC+8 This course runs in Singapore Time
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