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VMware vSphere VCA-DV 5.5 Online Course

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This covers one of the most in demand and marketable certifications in IT today, VMware® vSphere® 5.5. Virtualization has taken the industry by storm and those that demonstrate skills in this area have many job prospects paying in excess of 80k per year.
Course Description

Although the exam(s) associated with this course has been retired by VMware, this VMware vSphere VCA-DV 5.5 online course still retains value as a training resource & learners will receive a certificate of completion after completing the course.

Employers worldwide are searching for professionals with validated skills, with a VMware certification in hand, you'll certainly stand out from the crowd.

VMware Certification sets the standard for IT professionals and validates the critical skills organizations need to adopt and manage technology that drives desired business outcomes. VMware Certifications offer more options when choosing levels and technology areas, along with:

  • Increased flexibility and career growth.
  • Advanced credibility with employers, colleagues and clients.
  • Improved alignment of VMware training courses with certification requirements.

This VMware vSphere VCA-DV 5.5 course covers one of the most in demand and marketable certifications in IT today, VMware® vSphere® 5.5. Virtualization has taken the industry by storm and those that demonstrate skills in this area have many job prospects paying in excess of £40k per year. Students will learn how to install, configure, and manage VMware vSphere, and learn how to configure a scalable virtual infrastructure. Some of the topics covered in this course include Fault Tolerance, vSphere Management Assistant, Storage vMotion, and DPM

The VMware vSphere VCA-DV 5.5 course has been designed to give you real-world knowledge that you can put to use from day one. It's highly flexible, so you can set your own timetable and study at your own pace.

For anyone who manages their VMware training, this VMware VCA-DV 5.5 training can be used for VMware VCA-DV 5.5 exam prep, on-boarding new staff, or as part of a team training plan.


  • Improve your career prospects.
  • Learn valuable knowledge, skills, advice and guidance to help you achieve success.
  • Study online from anywhere.
  • Study at your own pace.
  • Download and print your certificate of completion.

Bulk discounts

Bulk discounts are available on purchases of 10 or more courses.

If you wish to discuss a large individual order for this course, and/or would like to be invoiced in advance, please call our sales team on 0808 175 1269 to make an enquiry.

Please Note: The VMware Certified Associate, Data Center Virtualization (VCA-DCV) exam associated with this course was retired on 1 August, 2016. However, this course still retains value as a training resource.

Who is this course for?

Ideal for anyone looking to learn about ASP.NET MVC.

By choosing online learning instead of a classroom based course, it eliminates the need for time away from work, saving you valuable time and money. It is ideal for those with tight schedules as our online courses give you 12 months unlimited access to all the course materials, so you can study at a pace that suits you. Allowing you to easily resume your studies whenever you have the time. All you need is internet connection to study, so you can study from the comfort of your home or any environment that suits you.

Course Assessment Process

You'll sit an online exam. We provide interactive quizzes after each module to ensure you're fully prepared for the real thing. Once you've passed with at least 80%, you'll be awarded your certificate.

Got a question about exams? Contact our course advisors by email or by phone on 0808 175 1269. We're happy to help!


Our training works on all devices including Mobile phones, IPad’s, Android tablets, Macs and PC

For the best viewing experience on our state-of-the-art eLearning platform we recommend an internet connection of 10Mbps or better. Please also use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your browser with Adobe Flash Player.

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Career Path

We've put together a list of relevant job titles you can apply for after achieving the Microsoft .net 4.5 programming with html 5 certification (note that some careers may require further study, training and/or work experience):

  • Web Administrator
  • Web Developer
  • Application Developer
  • Computer Programmer
  • Applications Manager

Career Advice

Once you have achieved your certification, you'll have full access to our recruitment package for a wide range of information and advice - including:

  • How to put together a killer CV, Covering Letters and Thank You emails.
  • How to gain relevant work experience.
  • How to prepare for interviews.
  • How to understand Job adverts.
  • How to choose the right recruitment agency.
  • How to look for work on LinkedIn.
  • Information on dealing with redundancy.

Our careers advice section is available for you to see now. For more information about our career advice services, contact us on 0808 175 1269 to speak with one of our friendly course advisors today.

Career Development

Getting a Microsoft certification will always help you stand out from the crowd, now and in the future - whether you're just starting out, developing your career, or changing direction entirely.


Research by e-Skills UK has shown that IT and telecommunications now employs 1 in 20 of the UK workforce. It also suggests the digital sector will need nearly 300,000 new recruits by 2020 to meet the demand for skills in this area.

Course Outline
  • 1.1_Introduction
  • 1.2_VMWARE Foundations-Part1
  • 1.3_VMWARE Foundations-Part2
  • 1.4_VMWARE Company Overview
  • 1.5_Server Virtualization
  • 1.6_Thin Clients
  • 1.7_Storage 101
  • 1.8_Three Basic Forms Of Storage
  • 1.9_Redundant Array
MOD_02_Working With ESX And ESXI
  • 2.2_Installing ESXI
  • 2.3_Installing ESXI-Lab1
  • 2.4_Installing ESXI-Lab2
  • 2.5_Vsphere Client-Lab1
  • 2.6_Joining Active Directory Domain For Single Sign On-Part1
  • 2.7_Joining Active Directory Domain For Single Sign On-Part2
  • 2.8_Virtual Networking
  • 2.9_Nic Notes
  • 2.10_Virtual Network Basics-Lab
  • 2.11_NFS
  • 2.12_NFS-Lab
MOD_03_Configuring Virtual Machines
  • 3.1_Vitrual Machines
  • 3.2_Host Operating System
  • 3.3_Working With VM Files
  • 3.4_Virtual Machines Lab1
  • 3.5_Virtual Machines Lab2
  • 3.6_Working With New VM's
  • 3.7_Virtual Machines Lab3
  • 3.8_Virtual Machines Lab4
MOD_04_Vcenter Server
  • 4.1_Say Hello To Vcenter
  • 4.2_Vcenter Architecture
  • 4.3_Vcenter Architecture-Lab1
  • 4.4_Vcenter Architecture-Lab2
  • 4.5_Manging Host With Vcenter-Lab
  • 4.6_Working With Virtual Hardware-Part1
  • 4.7_Working With Virtual Hardware-Part2
  • 4.8_Adding Virtual Disk And Disk Expansion-Lab1
  • 4.9_Adding Virtual Disk And Disk Expansion-Lab2
  • 4.10_Configuring Vcenter SSO-Lab1
Mod_05_VM Storage Option
  • 5.1_Shared And Local Storage
  • 5.2_NAS
  • 5.3_DC Designs
  • 5.4_Configuring Shared Storage-Lab
  • 5.5_Creating VMFS Datastores On Our SANS-Lab1
  • 5.6_Creating VMFS Datastores On Our SANS-Lab2
MOD_06_Managing A Virtual World
  • 6.1_Alarms
  • 6.2_Creating And Configuring Alarms-Lab1
  • 6.3_Creating And Configuring Alarms-Lab2
  • 6.4_Resource Pools
  • 6.5_Creating Resource Pools-Lab1
  • 6.6_Creating Resource Pools-Lab2
  • 6.7_VMWARE Converter-Lab1
  • 6.8_Configuring VMWARE Converter-Lab1
  • 6.9_Configuring VMWARE Converter-Lab2
  • 6.10_Configuring VMWARE Converter-Lab3
MOD_07_Migrations, High Availability, And VM Utilities
  • 7.1_Migrating Virtual Machines
  • 7.2_DRS And Ha-Lab
  • 7.3_Host Profiles
  • 7.4_VM Utilities And Performance
  • 7.5_Outro
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    Our custom practice exams prepare you for your exams differently and more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. You will have practice quizzes after each module to ensure you are confident on the topic you have completed before proceeding. This will allow you to gauge your effectiveness before moving to the next module in your course. Our Courses also include practice exams designed to replicate and mirror the environment in the testing centre. These exams are on average 100 questions to ensure you are 100% prepared before taking your certification exam.

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    Our courseware includes instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations that allow students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor. Our Courseware always focuses on real world scenarios and skill-set development.

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    Each student will have 12 months unlimited access to allow you to have access to the training anytime 24/7.

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For purchases of 1 to 9 user enrolments select the number of users you require and add the course to your shopping basket by selecting Add to Basket. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a PayPal account. Once payment is confirmed, we’ll process your order and email your course login instructions.

For a licence for 10 or more user enrolments, discounts, or if you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice, please contact us on 0808 175 1269 or email sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.

Purchase Order Payments: To pay and enrol for courses using a purchase order (PO), please email your PO details to sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.


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