Category: VCP

VCP Foundation Objective 1.1 Identify vSphere Architecture and Solutions

This is the start of the series digging into the blueprint for the VCP Foundation Exam. This post will deal with “Objective 1.1 Identify vSphere Architecture and Solutions for a given use case”. Let’s get started. Identify available vSphere editions and features There are essentially 11 editions of vSphere available today, although the comparison on …

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VCP Foundation Exam

With the release of vSphere 6, VMware have updated the exam structure as normal. This time there are a couple of interesting (to me at least) changes. The first is to bring the VCP-NV more in line with the other VCP exams. It now has a consistent structure with the DCV (Data Centre), CMA (Cloud) …

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My VCPN610 Experience

This morning I took the VCPN610 Exam according to plan. What didn’t go according to plan was getting a score of 290 when I needed 300 to pass. So near, and yet so very very far.

VCP5 Under my belt

just finished sitting my VCP5 exam, OK I know I was leaving to close to the wire, but to be fair I completely forgot about the end of February constraint until I was remind of it last week :S. So I picked the first available slot at the nearest centre to me, and attempted to …

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European Brownbag – Reminder

Well the Brownbag discussion topic has been decided and we even have a guest speaker. I am delighted to anounce that Scott Vessey of Global Knowledge will be onboard to discuss VMware certifications. Now as with the best laid plans of mice and men, we seem to have a timing FUBAR. For some reason @Kiwi_Si …

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Brownbags are coming to Europe

Those of you with long memories will remember that I used to be involved in Cody’s Brownbag series of online training sessions.  That is until he  moved the the sessions to 1am in the morning GMT/BST.  Well I need my beauty sleep and obviously something had to give. 😀 Well the time is neigh to reintroduce the …

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VCP Brownbag #7 Networking: the revenge

This week it is VCP week and even though I am pretty certain that we have covered networking before, that was before we started recording these, so to remedy this omission we are repeating the exercise. We will be deal the Standard vSwitch, the Distributed vSwitch and cover the creation of portgroups and PVLANs,  all …

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VCP Brown Bag – April 6th 2010

This week it is the VCP Brown bag session and no subject is set so it is open topic session day.  This is you opportunity to bring any questions you have about the VCP certification, and we’ll try to get them answered.  Remember those that have passed the VCP are also more than welcome so …

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VCP BrownBag – Tuesday 9th March

The next iteration of the VCP 4 Brownbags has been locked and loaded, those of you with a sharp eye will notice something different on this session,  Cody has gone all professional.  Now the reason this session has been termed a beta is he is testing a new platform for hosting these and the subsequent …

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