VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations (NSXTO)


Course Content

VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations [V6.2] is a 5 day instructor led courses that prepares you to troubleshoot and operate a VMware NSX deployment by leaning how to isolate problems and identify resolutions through a systematic process. You will also gain an understanding on how VMware NSX integrates with VMware vRealize® Operations Manager™, VMware vRealize® Log Insight™, and other management tools.

Who should attend

Network professionals that work with enterprise networks and VMware vSphere®.


  • Understanding of concepts presented in the ! course or !.
  • Passing of the VCP-NV certification is recommended

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Create and apply a troubleshooting methodology
  • Troubleshoot VMware NSX component issues
  • Troubleshoot physical networking issues
  • Troubleshoot logical networking issues
  • Troubleshoot security configuration issues
  • Troubleshoot VMware NSX® Edge™ services
  • Use vRealize Log Insight for centralized logging
  • Create a monitoring and operational plan for VMware NSX

Outline: VMware NSX: Troubleshooting and Operations (NSXTO)

Module 1: Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives

Module 2: Troubleshooting Methodology

  • Develop a structured approach to troubleshooting
  • Understand troubleshooting in a network overlay

Module 3: Troubleshooting the VMware NSX Infrastructure

  • Describe VMware NSX infrastructure components
  • Troubleshoot NSX Manager deployment and registration with VMware vCenter Server®
  • Troubleshoot network connectivity with NSX Manager and vCenter Server
  • Troubleshoot deployment and connectivity of the controller cluster
  • Troubleshoot user work agents

Module 4: Troubleshooting Logical Switching

  • Describe the logical switching architecture
  • Troubleshoot logical switching

Module 5: Troubleshooting Logical Routing

  • Describe the VMware NSX® for vSphere® logical routing architecture
  • Describe the administration of logical routing
  • Describe and troubleshoot DHCP replay for the distributed logical router
  • Troubleshoot logical routing
  • Monitor log files to discover logical routing failures

Module 6: Troubleshooting Advanced NSX Edge Services

  • Troubleshoot NSX Edge high availability models
  • Troubleshoot NSX Edge routing
  • Troubleshoot DHCP services for the NSX Edge services gateway
  • Troubleshoot VPN services
  • Troubleshoot load balancing

Module 7: Troubleshooting Security Services

  • Describe the components of the distributed firewall
  • Troubleshoot a distributed firewall
  • Troubleshoot the Service Composer
  • Monitor a distributed firewall
  • Troubleshoot an NSX Edge services gateway

Module 8: Operationalizing VMware NSX

  • Use vRealize Operations with VMware NSX
  • Use vRealize Log Insight with VMware NSX
  • Describe the key components for operationalizing VMware NSX

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

5 days

  • US$ 4,625
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5 days

  • United States: US$ 4,625

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