VMware NSX-T Data Center: Troubleshooting and Operations [V2.4]


  • Education Order

    Open To The Public / Closed Group

  • Number of days

    5 Day(s)

  • Training Hours

    10:00 - 17:00

  • Recommended exam

    VMware Professional NSX-T Data Center 3.0

This five-day hands-on training gives you advanced knowledge, skills and tools to gain competence in running and troubleshooting the VMware NSX-T ™ Data Center environment.

This course will describe the various operating and troubleshooting tools that help manage and troubleshoot your NSX-T Data Center, as well as the workflows of various network and security structures.

In addition, various technical problems that you will identify, analyze and solve in a systematic process will be discussed.


  • To have knowledge about Switching and Routing.
  • TCP / IP services information.
  • VMware NSX-T Data Center: Attended to Install, Configure, Manage training or having equal knowledge
  • To have information about network and application delivery services
Further recommended trainings
At the end of this training, participants are expected to gain proficiency in the following subjects.
  • Creating and implementing a structural troubleshooting approach
  • Explaining NSX-T Data Center infrastructure components and communication between them
  • Identify, analyze and troubleshoot NSX-T Data Center management, control, and data plans
  • Identify, analyze and troubleshoot NSX-T Data Center installation and upgrade issues
  • NSX-T Data Center Identify, analyze and troubleshoot distributed firewall and gateway firewall related issues
  • Identify components and packet flows in NSX-T Data Center Datapath and troubleshoot problems that may occur in datapath
  • Listing native tools in the NSX-T Data Center to identify and troubleshoot NSX-T Data Center environment
  • NSX-T Data Center Identify, analyze and troubleshoot logical switching, logical routing and load balancer services

•  Introduction and course logistics
•  Course objectives
•  Resources and references
•  Learning paths and certifications

•  Review of Virtual Cloud Network Framework
•  Recap of NSX-T Data Center architecture and components

•  Develop a structured approach to troubleshooting
•  Differentiate between symptoms and root causes
•  Identify and isolate problems residing in various areas
•  Apply an appropriate methodology and procedure to troubleshooting

•  Describe the NSX Management cluster architecture, components, and communication channels.
•  Identify the workflows involved in configuring the NSX Management cluster.
•  Validate and troubleshoot the NSX Management Cluster formation

•  Explain and troubleshoot ESXiTM Transport Node preparation issues.
•  Explain and troubleshoot KVM Transport Node preparation issues.
•  Explain and troubleshoot NSX Edge Transport Node preparation issues.

•  Understand the architecture of Logical Switching
•  List the modules and processes involved in configuring Logical Switching
•  Explain the importance of N-VDS in Transport Nodes
•  Explain the GENEVE protocol and GENEVE header format
•  Review the architecture and workflows involved in configuring OVS
•  Identify and troubleshoot common Logical Switching issues.

•  Review the architecture of Logical Routing and NSX Edge nodes
•  Explain the workflows involved in the configuration of Tier-0 and Tier-1 Gateways.
•  Explain the HA modes and logical router placements.
•  Identify and troubleshoot common Logical Routing issues

•  Review of Load Balancer architecture and components
•  Identify and troubleshoot common Load Balancing issues.

•  Review the architecture of Distributed Firewall
•  Explain the workflows involved in configuring Distributed Firewall
•  Review the architecture of Gateway Firewall
•  Explain the workflows involved in configuring Gateway Firewall
•  Identify and troubleshoot common Distributed Firewall and Gateway Firewall issues.

•  Review and perform the backup and restore of the NSX-T Data Center environment
•  Explain and validate the native troubleshooting tools (dashboards, traceflow, port connection tool, port
   mirroring) involved in troubleshooting the NSX-T Data Center environment
•  Configure syslog, IPFIX, and log collections for the NSX-T Data Center environment
•  Validate and review the APIs methods available to configure the NSX-T Data Center environment

•  Identify the proper sequence of steps to upgrade NSX-T Data Center
•  Describe the necessary pre-upgrade and port-upgrade checks
•  Understand the Upgrade Coordinator architecture
•  Review and troubleshoot the upgrade process for NSX-T Data Center Environment

•  Describe the components involved in the NSX-T Data Center Datapath
•  Verify and validate the path of the packet on the NSX-T Datapath
•  Identify and perform packet captures at various points in Datapath
•  Use nsxcli to retrieve several configurations involved in NSX-T Datapath

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