Designing VMware Infrastructure Training Released by TrainSignal

Virtualization expert & author Scott Lowe teaches holistic vSphere design to encompass technology, people and process.

Jul 24, 2012, 13:00 ET from TrainSignal

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TrainSignal, the global leader in professional computer training, announced the release of their Designing VMware Infrastructure training.

This virtualization training course focuses on the objectives for the VMware VCAP-DCD certification exam and how to holistically design a vSphere environment. After viewing this course admins will be able to understand the impact of the various components in a network design on each other, encompassing the associated technology, people and processes.

This course on VMware infrastructure is taught by renowned author of Mastering vSphere 5, VCDX Scott Lowe. As an expert in sound data center design, Scott Lowe coves an exam blueprint that also prepares vSphere administrators to work as IT architects using best practices.

The key lessons in the course are:

  • Network Design and Topology
  • Sizing Hosts, Clusters and Resource Pools
  • Virtual Machine (VM) Attributes
  • Design Requirements, Risks, Assumptions and Constraints
  • Preparation for the VCAP-DCD

Proper vSphere design involves steps beyond typical administration and management. Good design involves knowledge of availability, manageability, performance, recoverability and security. Scott Lowe steers the objectives of the course towards completing quick and efficient design that can be developed independently. vExpert and vSphere 5 training author David Davis said of Scott Lowe, "Scott Lowe, author of Mastering vSphere 5 and VCDX, is the real master of vSphere design. His real-world experience and years of enterprise virtualization consulting make him the perfect instructor for this course."

Designing VMware Infrastructure training contains 20 lessons in over 6 hours of video instruction. Students will receive 1 DVD of video lessons and 1 DVD of additional content. Each lesson is available in several formats, iPod Video, Mp3 Audio, .WMV and high quality AVI, allowing students to use course materials on a variety of devices. Students can view all materials online after purchasing the course, ensuring instant access.

Designing VMware Infrastructure training is available for just $397. TrainSignal backs each and every course with their exclusive 90-day Total Experience Guarantee. All courses are shipped worldwide at no charge.

About TrainSignal: Founded in 2002, TrainSignal provides computer-based "Total Experience" training that gives individuals the tools and confidence to tackle real-world challenges, pass their certification exams and succeed in today's competitive global IT market.

TrainSignal offers a wide range of computer training packages covering Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA, VMware, and Microsoft Office. In addition to its Windows Server 2008, Exchange Server 2010, and Windows 7 courses, TrainSignal offers training for over fifty different training courses including VMware vSphere training, Cisco CCNA training, Citrix XenApp training and more.

A privately-held company, TrainSignal is based in Schaumburg, IL. For more information about TrainSignal, please visit

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