VCP5-DCV (5.5): Data Center Virtualization


SKU: LPL-166 Category:

The VCP5-DCV (5.5) Practice-Lab will provide you with the necessary platform to gain hands on skills in VSphere 5.5. By completing the lab tasks you will improve your practical skills in installing and configure vCenter server, configuring VMware ESXi, securing vCenter Server and ESXi, configuring vNetwork standard switches, configuring vNetwork distributed switches, configuring vSS/vDS policies, managing VMFS datastores, managing shared storage for vSphere, create and deploy Virtual Machines, create and deploy vApps, managing VM clones/templates, administer VM’s / vApps, manage VMware clusters, implement VMware fault tolerance, manage resource pools, patch management, troubleshooting, monitoring and server alarms.

These same tasks will help you understand the objectives and competencies required by the VCP5-DCV (5.5) certification exam.

About Practice Labs

In today’s world of complex computer systems and technologies it’s essential that both those new to IT and seasoned professionals alike gain hands on experience. Our state-of-the-art platform brings training theory to life giving the user greater depth of technology ensuring their ability to demonstrate how to use and understand vendor products and software.

Get the hands on learning you need without spending significant amounts of money on your own equipment. We deliver real equipment with the ease and convenience of your web browser, allowing you to develop real world IT skills.


  • Risk free platform to develop practical IT skills in all the latest technologies
  • Real world and exam related practical tasks
  • Real equipment NOT simulations
  • Simply accessed from a web browser, anytime, anywhere – 24/7

Learning Objectives

Install and Configure vCenter Server
Basic VMware ESXi Configuration
Perform Upgrades of vCenter Server and VMware ESXi Components
Secure vCenter Server and ESXi
Configure vNetwork Standard Switches
Configure vNetwork Distributed Switches
Configure vSS and vDS Policies
Create and configure VMFS Datastores
Configure Shared Storage for vSphere
Create and Deploy Virtual Machines
Create and Deploy vApps
Manage Virtual Machine Clones and Templates
Administer Virtual Machines and vApps
Create and Configure VMware Clusters
Plan and Implement VMware Fault Tolerance
Create and Administer Resource Pools
Patch and Update ESXi and Virtual Machines
Perform Basic Troubleshooting
Create and Administer vCenter Server Alarms
Monitor ESXi and vCenter Server and Virtual Machine