VCP5-IaaS

I’m reading up for the VCP5-IaaS exam witch I hopefully should pass at VMWorld 2012 in Barcelona 🙂 Update: I passed the VCP5-IaaS or VCP-cloud as is call, I have done a small post on my Exam experiences I will try to post all the resources I can find in my research. Here are some great blogs on how to build you’re own vCloud homelab witch is a must for all who is taking the VCP5-IaaS Exam. There are no class requirement for the VCP5-IaaS but you have to be a VMware Certified Professional on vSphere 5 and then pass the VCP5-IaaS exam. There is a course from VMware on deploy and manage vCloud Director but it is not required. Home Labs Blogs: Mike Laverick has a super 4 parts blog post on how to build a “Man Cave” http://searchvmware.techtarget.com/tip/How-to-install-VMware-vCloud-Director-in-a-home-lab VMware vCloud Director Cell Architecture In the VMware KB you can find a super cool diagram that illustrates the vCloud Director cell architecture. kb.vmware.com/kb/1030954 Stopping, starting, or restarting the VMware vCloud Director service This VMware KB shows you how to stop and start vCloud Director, usefull and must know stuff. kb.vmware.com/kb/1026310 Allocation Models for Organizations using vCloud Director This VMware KB talks about the Allocation Models in vCloud Director kb.vmware.com/kb/1026290  vCloud Director Networking for Dummies Fantastic article about vCloud Director Networking by Massimo http://it20.info/2010/09/vcloud-director-networking-for-dummies

2 Responses to VCP5-IaaS

  1. Thanks for the study guide and tips. I am considering to study and take this exam myself.
    Have you been on any customer assignments yet?

    • Gert K says:

      You are wellcome 🙂 No, but I soon will be implementing it. I’m involved in a project based on vCloud starting this summer.

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