Distributed Resource Scheduling (DRS) Load Balancing Clusters

Build A Dynamic Virtual Machine Load Balancing Cluster using DRS | taught by Larry Karnis

Course description

Build A Dynamic Virtual Machine Load Balancing Cluster using DRS
Larry Karnis
Larry Karnis
VMware Certified Professional - Author, Consultant, Lecturer

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Many name is Larry Karnis - and I create courses that will help you start your career as a VMware vSphere 6.5 administrator, and help you build you knowledge and skill in vSphere 6.5 advanced features and capabilities. 

With Video-On-Demand training, I can provide more insight and detail, without the time constraints that a normal instructor led training class would impose. My goals are to:

  • Give you a better training experience than classroom training
  • Help you learn more than you can learn in a 5 day class
  • Give you the opportunity to learn at your own pace
  • Provide you to supporting books and hands-on lab rentals

At price points that you (or your boss) will appreciate.

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About Me

I am an Information Technology consultant / trainer with over 30 years of experience in system administration, networking, security, infrastructure and security.

I worked for 10 years as a UNIX programmer / consultant before moving to Linux in 1995. I started working with VMware products in 2001 and decided to focus exclusively on VMware in 2004. I earned my first VMware Certified Professional (VCP) designation on ESX 2.0 in 2004 (VCP #: 993). I have also earned VCP in ESX 3, and in vSphere 4 and 5.

My VMware Work Experience

  • I have been providing VMware consulting and training for more than 14 years. I have lead literally hundreds of classes and taught thousands of people how to use VMware. I teach both introductory and advanced VMware classes.
  • I worked for VMware as a senior contract VMware Certified Instructor (VCI) and consultant for almost 5 years. One of my regular duties was to help mentor new VCI's - helping them prepare for and successfully deliver vSphere classes.
  • After leaving VMware, I launched my own training business focused on VMware virtualization in 2008. In 2013, VMware called me back to help them ramp up support services for the upcoming vSphere 5.1 product launch.
  • Prior to VMware, I worked as a contract consultant / trainer for RedHat (I hold RHCE, RHCI and RHCX), Global Knowledge, Learning Tree and many other training and consulting companies.


I hold a Bachelor of Science degree (majoring in Computer Science with a minor in Math) from the University of Toronto, Canada. 

I also hold numerous industry certifications including VMware Certified Professional on VMware Infrastructure 2 & 3 and vSphere 4 & 5 (ret.), VMware Certified Instructor (ret.), RedHat Certified Engineer (RHCE), RedHat Certified Instructor (RHCI) and RedHat Certified Examiner (RHCX) as well as certifications from LPI, HP, SCO and others.

I hope to see you in one of my VMware classes very soon... If you have questions, please contact me directly.

And... please link to me on LinkedIn - https://ca.linkedin.com/in/larrykarnis

Thanks,

Larry

Larry Karnis

Course Curriculum

Distributed Resource Scheduling (DRS) Load Balancing Clusters
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Create A New DRS Cluster FREE TRIAL
DRS Functions FREE TRIAL
DRS Automation Level
Configuring DRS Automation Level
DRS Migration Threshold Explained
Adding an ESXi 6 Host To A DRS Cluster
DRS Initial Placement Guidance
Enhanced VMotion Compatibility and AMD Physical CPUs
Enhanced VMotion Compatibility and Intel Physical CPUs
Enhanced VMotion Compatibility Benefits
DRS Enhanced VMotion Compatibility Requirements
Enhanced VMotion Compatibility Validation - Successful
Enhanced VMotion Compatibility Validation - Fail
Mixing Server / Physical CPU Generations With Enhanced VMotion Compatibility
DRS Affinity And Anti-Affinity Rules
Per-Virtual Machine DRS Overrides
DRS Clusters - Summary Tab
DRS Cluster - ESXi 6 Host CPU / RAM Utilization
DRS Cluster - Resource Allocation Tab
The DRS Tab
DRS Activity History
Resource Management
Adopting DRS
DRS - Best Practices
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Distributed Resource Scheduling Clusters - Review and Questions FREE TRIAL
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