VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage (NSXICM)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline
The Advanced courses is delivered directly by VMware.

Who should attend

Experienced system or network administrators.


  • Understanding of enterprise switching and routing
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP services
  • Experience with firewalls and firewall rule sets
  • Understanding of concepts presented in the VMware Data Center Virtualization Fundamentals course or VCA-DCV certification

Course Objectives

This comprehensive, fast-paced training course focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware NSX®. This course presents VMware NSX as a part of the software-defined data center. You will learn how to use logical switching in VMware NSX to virtualize your switching environment. The course also details logical routing to enable you to dynamically route between different virtual environments. And you will learn how to take use gateway services, firewall configurations, and security services to help secure and optimize your VMware NSX environment.

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

  • Describe the evolution of the software-defined data center
  • Configure and deploy VMware NSX components for management and control
  • Describe basic VMware NSX layer 2 networking
  • Configure, deploy, and use logical switch networks
  • Configure and deploy VMware NSX distributed router appliances to establish east-west connectivity
  • Configure and deploy VMware NSX® Edge™ services gateway appliances to establish north-south connectivity
  • Configure VMware NSX L2 bridging
  • Configure and use all main features of the NSX Edge services gateway
  • Configure NSX Edge firewall rules to restrict network traffic
  • Configure VMware NSX distributed firewall rules to restrict network traffic
  • Configure Service Composer policies
  • Configure an identity-aware firewall
  • Describe VMware NSX data security
  • Use the cross-vCenter VMware NSX feature

Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Software-Defined Data Center
  • Management and Control Plane Components
  • Logical Switch Networks
  • VMware NSX Logical Routing
  • VMware NSX L2 Bridging
  • NSX Edge Gateway Services
  • VMware NSX Firewall and Security Services
  • Cross-vCenter VMware NSX
Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Egypt: US$ 2,250.-
Dates and Booking
Online Training
Modality: U

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Egypt: US$ 2,250.-
Dates and Booking
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Middle East
United Arab Emirates
09/06/2019 - 13/06/2019 Dubai Course language: English
06/05/2019 - 10/05/2019 Berlin
20/05/2019 - 24/05/2019 Munich
24/06/2019 - 28/06/2019 Hamburg
01/07/2019 - 05/07/2019 FLEX training This is an German language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Berlin
09/09/2019 - 13/09/2019 Munich
21/10/2019 - 25/10/2019 Berlin
30/09/2019 - 04/10/2019 Vienna
13/05/2019 - 17/05/2019 Zaventem Course language: English
08/07/2019 - 12/07/2019 Zaventem Course language: English
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17/06/2019 - 21/06/2019 Rome
09/12/2019 - 13/12/2019 Rome
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01/07/2019 - 05/07/2019 Utrecht Course language: English
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10/06/2019 - 14/06/2019 Warsaw
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Time zone: Europe/Bucharest
07/10/2019 - 11/10/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Bucharest
08/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 Madrid
24/06/2019 - 28/06/2019 Stockholm Course language: English
06/05/2019 - 10/05/2019 Zurich
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13/05/2019 - 17/05/2019 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
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06/05/2019 - 10/05/2019 Online Training Time zone: America/Bogota Course language: Spanish
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.