VMware PKS: Install, Configure, Manage Workshop (PKSICM)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Course Overview

This four-day course features intensive hands-on training that focuses on installing, configuring, and managing VMware® PKS 1.2, a purpose-built container solution to operationalize Kubernetes for multicloud enterprises and service providers. VMware PKS significantly simplifies the deployment and management of Kubernetes clusters with Day 1 and Day 2 operations support. This course prepares you to install and administer a VMware PKS environment for an organization of any size.

Product Alignment

  • VMware PKS 1.2
  • VMware vSphere® 6.5 U1
  • NSX-T 2.3

Who should attend

  • System administrators
  • System engineers


This course has the following prerequisites:

Course Objectives

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

  • Explain how the VMware PKS platform enables enterprises to deploy and manage Kubernetes platform as a service on premises
  • Describe the VMware PKS platform architecture
  • Describe the preinstallation activities, such as various topologies of how VMware PKS can be deployed and the prerequisites to be met before installing VMware PKS
  • Describe how BOSH unifies release engineering, deployment, and life cycle management of cloud software in a VMware PKS platform
  • Describe how Pivotal CF for VMware® Operations Manager is used to configure and deploy the VMware PKS platform components
  • Describe how VMware NSX-T™ integrates with VMware PKS to provide networking and security services for all the components in a VMware PKS Kubernetes environment
  • Install, manage, monitor, and troubleshoot a VMware PKS Kubernetes environment
  • Use Day 2 operations to create, view, scale, and delete Kubernetes clusters and upgrade PKS

Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Introduction to Kubernetes
  • VMware PKS Architecture
  • NSX-T
  • VMware PKS Installation
  • Managing VMware PKS
  • Monitoring
Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

Dates and Booking
Online Training

Duration 4 days

Dates and Booking
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30/07/2019 - 02/08/2019 Munich
20/08/2019 - 23/08/2019 Schwalbach
10/09/2019 - 13/09/2019 Hamburg
23/09/2019 - 26/09/2019 Munich
21/10/2019 - 24/10/2019 Schwalbach
19/11/2019 - 22/11/2019 Düsseldorf
07/10/2019 - 10/10/2019 Vienna