Tag Archives: VCAP4 to VCP5

VCAP5-DCA : Objective 3

For Objective 3 I’ve been re-watching the Trainsignal vSphere Performance Monitoring Training videos. I’ve been watching these in the evening via my iPad as with the online training capability of watching it, it means I can watch them this way … Continue reading

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VCAP5-DCA: Objective 2.4

This objective was quite straight forward. I spent a bit of time on it due to watching videos that also cover other networking aspects in troubleshooting and performance. Knowledge Describe the relationship between vDS and the vSS This is VCP5 … Continue reading

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VCAP5-DCA: Objective 2.3

This is another objective which is exactly the same as the VCAP4-DCA one . Knowledge Identify VMware NIC Teaming policies Identify common network protocols Skills and Abilities Understand the NIC Teaming failover types and related physical network settings http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1004088 A … Continue reading

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VCAP5-DCA: Objective 2.2

  This one is exactly the same as the VCAP4-DCA objective so it is all about reviewing it all and making sure you understand what each part does and how to do it. Personally i think this is another one … Continue reading

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VCAP5-DCA: Objective 2.1

This objective has barely changed from the VCAP4-DCA objective. LLDP is new to vSphere 5 as is NetFlow configurations. For this one I’ve spent time practicing in my lab and will be one I’ll also be covering when i rebuild … Continue reading

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VCAP5-DCA Beta

As a VMware vExpert working for Xtravirt Limited and a keen contributor to the VCAP communities on the VMware communities ,I received an email from Randy Becraft from VMware confirming my inclusion on the VCAP5-DCA beta exam along with the … Continue reading

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VCP5 Study Resources Page

Just a very quick posting that I have finally created my VCP5 Study Resources Page with all the resources I’m planning to use in preparation for my VCP5 exam. As mentioned on the page I decided to create the page … Continue reading

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All Things Virtual 25

  After a much needed two week holiday I’ve come back to an overwhelming amount of news from the virtualisation arena and in particular the announcement of VMware vSphere 5. Having been on the beta for vSphere 5 and vCloud … Continue reading

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