VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V3.0] Course Overview:

This five-day course provides comprehensive training on considerations and practices to design a VMware NSX-T™ Data Center environment as part of a software-defined data center strategy. This course prepares the student with the skills to lead the design of NSX-T Data Center offered in the NSX-T Data Center 3.0 release, including design principles, processes, and frameworks. The student gains a deeper understanding of NSX-T Data Center architecture and how it can be leveraged to create solutions to address the customer’s business needs.

Product Alignment

  • NSX-T Data Center 3.0

After completing VMware NSX-T Data Center Training, students will be able to:

  • Understand and apply a design framework
  • Apply a design process for gathering requirements, constraints, assumptions, and risks
  • Analyze existing physical networking and security components, processes, and operations
  • Design a VMware vSphere® virtual data center to support NSX-T Data Center requirements
  • Design a physical network to support network virtualization in a software-defined data center
  • Design logical network services
  • Design logical security services
  • Design a data center rack solution to support scalability and high availability
  • Analyze alternative design choices for risk mitigation
  • Understand the design and support for NSX-T Data Center infrastructure in a multi data center Infrastructure

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VMware NSX-T Data Center Certification Key Features:

  • Our training modules have 50% -60% hands-on lab sessions to encourage Thinking-Based Learning (TBL).
  • Interactive-rich virtual and face-to-face classroom teaching to inculcate Problem-Based Learning (PBL).
  • VMware certified instructor-led training and mentoring sessions to develop Competency-Based Learning (CBL).
  • Well-structured use-cases to simulate challenges encountered in a Real-World environment.
  • Integrated teaching assistance and support through experts designed Learning Management System (LMS) and ExamReady platform.
  • Being a VMware Authorized Training Reseller, we offer authored curriculum that are at par with industry standards.

Who Should Attend

  • Network and security architects and consultants who design the enterprise and data center networks and NSX environments.


Before taking this course, you should have completed the following course:

  • VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.0].

  • You should also have the understanding or knowledge of these technologies:

  • Good understanding of TCP/IP services and protocols

    Knowledge and working experience of computer networking, including:

  • Switching and routing technologies (L2-L3)
  • Network and application delivery services (L4-L7)
  • Knowledge and working experience with VMware vSphere environments and KVM-based environments

    The VMware Certified Professional – Network Virtualization (2020) certification is recommended.

    VMware NSX-T Data Center Course Outline: Download Course Outline

    • Introductions and course logistics
    • Course objectives

    • Describe the principles of design
    • Describe the design process and frameworks
    • Explain VMware Validated Design and its importance

    • Explain the NSX-T Data Center and Virtual Cloud Network
    • Describe the NSX-T Data Center architecture and use cases
    • List the NSX-T Management cluster design considerations

    • Explain physical infrastructure design considerations
    • Explain virtual infrastructure design considerations
    • List the collapsed management and VMware NSX® Edge™ resources design considerations
    • Explain dedicated management and NSX Edge resources design

    • Explain the VMware NSX-T™ logical switching design concepts
    • Describe the traffic flooding concepts

    • List NSX Edge VM design considerations
    • Explain NSX Edge BareMetal design considerations
    • Describe NSX Edge cluster design
    • Explain Bridge design considerations

    • Explain logical router components
    • Describe multitier routing
    • Explain IPv6 addressing and routing design concepts
    • Multi-compute workload domain design considerations

    • Explain High Availability and Router Placement
    • L3 Multicast design considerations
    • Describe VRF Lite and EVPN

    • Explain the functionality and considerations of using NAT, Proxy ARP, DHCP, and metadata proxy
    • Describe the load balancer design considerations
    • Explain the VPN design considerations

    • Explain the Distributed Firewall design concepts
    • Explain the Identity Firewall design concepts
    • Explain the Gateway Firewall design concepts
    • Describe the security policy methodology

    • Explain the Federation functionality
    • Explain the design concepts for Federation components
    • Describe the design involved for Federation networking
    • Review Federation design considerations

    • Understand the integration between NSX-T Data Center and vSphere with VMware Tanzu™
    • Describe how NSX-T Data Center provides networking, load balancing, and security in vSphere for VMware Tanzu
    • Describe VMware Tanzu™ Kubernetes Grid™ Service
    • Understand Tanzu Kubernetes Grid™ cluster networking and load balancing capabilities


      • • By earning this certification, you are rigorously trained on considerations and practices to design a VMware NSX-T™ Data Center environment.
      • • You gain a comprehensive understanding of NSX-T Data Center architecture and how it is leveraged to create solutions.
      • On successful completion of this training aspirants receive a Course Completion Certificate from us.
      • By successfully clearing the VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V3.0] exam, aspirants earn VMware Certification.

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