In this instructor-led, online training course, students will learn how Hyper-V can enable a cloud-consistent service delivery and better operational management, help reduce downtime, and increase datacenter efficiency.

Course Instructor: Doug Bassett

Course Outline

01. Hyper-V Installation and Configuration

  • Hardware Requirements
  • Compatibility Requirements
  • Hyper-V Installation
  • Hyper-V Upgrades
  • Virtual Machine Management
  • Windows PowerShell Direct
  • Nested Virtualization
  • Hot Swap RAM
  • NUMA and Dynamic Memory
  • Integration Services
  • Linux Integration Services (LIS)
  • FreeBSD Integration Services (BIS)
  • VM Conversion
  • Hyper-V Export/Import
  • Discrete Device Assignment (DDA)
  • VHD/VHDX/VHDS Creation
  • Differencing Disks
  • Pass-Through Disks
  • Checkpoints
  • Production Checkpoints
  • Virtual Fibre Channel
  • Storage Quality of Service
  • Hyper-V Networking
  • Virtual Network Interface Cards
  • Virtual Switches
  • MAC Address Spoofing
  • Network Isolation
  • NIC Teaming
  • Virtual Machine Queues
  • Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA)
  • Switch Embedded Teaming (SET)
  • Bandwidth Management

02. Hyper-V and Failover Clustering

  • Continuously Available Shares
  • VM Monitoring
  • VM Failover
  • Preference
  • Stretch Clusters
  • Site-Aware Clusters
  • Node Fairness
  • Live Migration
  • Quick Migration
  • Storage Migrations
  • Import, Export, and Copy Virtual machines
  • VM Network Health Protection
  • Drain on Shutdown

Skills Learned

After completing this online training course, students will be able to:

  • Students will understand important Concepts and proper application of hyper-v
  • How to properly configure hyper-v including secure configurations
  • How to make hyper-v resilient against failure
  • How to add High availability to their hyper-v environment through clustering