VMware Aria Automation: Install, Configure, Manage [V8.10] (VAAICM810)


Course Overview

During this five-day course, you focus on installing, configuring, and managing VMware Aria Automation 8.10™ on-premises systems. You learn how it can be used to automate the delivery of virtual machines, applications, and personalized IT services across different data centers and hybrid cloud environments. The course covers how VMware Aria Automation Consumption™ can aggregate content in native formats from multiple clouds and platforms into a common catalog.

This course also covers interfacing VMware Aria Automation with other systems using VMware Aria Orchestrator and how to use VMware Aria Automation to manage Kubernetes systems and leverage other systems. In this course, you will use VMware Aria Automation Config™ as a configuration management tool.

Product Alignment

  • VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.2
  • VMware vSphere 7,0.3
  • VMware Aria Automation 8.10
  • VMware Aria Suite Lifecycle®
  • VMware Aria Automation Config 8.10
  • VMware Aria Automation Orchestrator 8.10

Who should attend

System administrators and system integrators responsible for designing, implementing, and managing VMware Aria Automation


This course requires that a student be able to perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling in this course:

  • Create VMware vCenter® objects, such as data centers and folders
  • Create a virtual machine using a wizard or a template
  • Modify a virtual machine’s hardware

Course Objectives

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

  • Describe the VMware Aria Automation architecture and use cases in cloud environments
  • Manage VMware Aria Automation entities on VMware and third-party virtual and cloud infrastructures
  • Install VMware Aria Automation with VMware Aria Suite Lifecycle
  • Configure and manage cloud accounts, projects, flavor mappings, image mappings, network profiles, storage profiles, volumes, tags, and services
  • Create, modify, manage, and deploy VMware Aria Automation Templates
  • Connect to a Kubernetes cluster and manage namespaces
  • Customize services and virtual machines with cloudConfig and cloudbase-init
  • Configure and manage VMware Aria Automation Consumption
  • Configure and manage ABX actions, custom properties, event broker subscriptions, and VMware Aria Automation Orchestrator workflows
  • Describe the key services of VMware Cloud Automation Services™
  • Use VMware Aria Automation Config to configure and deploy systems
  • Use logs and CLI commands to monitor and troubleshoot VMware Aria Automation

Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • VMware Aria Automation Overview and Architecture
  • Installing VMware Aria Automation
  • Authentication and Authorization
  • Basic Initial Configuration
  • VMware Aria Automation Templates
  • Tags
  • Storage Configuration
  • Integrating NSX With VMware Aria Automation
  • Integrating with Public Clouds
  • Using VMware Aria Automation Consumption
  • VMware Aria Automation Extensibility
  • Using Kubernetes Clusters
  • Using VMware Aria Automation Config for Configuration Management
  • VMware Aria Automation Troubleshooting and Integration

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

5 days

  • on request
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5 days

  • on request

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