VCIX-NV Study Guide

This (video) study guide is based on the VCIX-NV Exam Blueprint Guide v1.7 and v1.9.

Section 1: Install and Upgrade VMware NSX

Objective 1.1: Deploy VMware NSX Components

Objective 1.2: Upgrade VMware NSX Components

For the following elements we need to have a fully working vSphere environment with vShield fully integrated and this will be “migrated / upgraded” to NSX.

Objective 1.3: Configure and Manage Transport Zones

Section 2: Create and Manage VMware NSX Virtual Networks

Objective 2.1: Create and Administer Logical Switches

Objective 2.2: Configure VXLANs

Objective 2.3: Configure and Manage Layer 2 Bridging

Objective 2.4: Configure and Manage Logical Routers

Section 3: Deploy and Manage NSX Network Services

Objective 3.1: Configure and Manage Logical Load Balancing

Objective 3.2: Configure and Manage Logical Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)

Objective 3.3: Configure and Manage DHCP/DNS/NAT

Section 4: Perform Operational Maintenance

Objective 4.1: Backup and Restore Network Configurations

Objective 4.2: Monitor an NSX Implementation

Section 5: Perform Advanced Troubleshooting

Objective 5.1: Troubleshoot Common NSX Installation/Configuration Issues

Objective 5.2: Troubleshoot Common NSX Component Issues

Objective 5.3: Troubleshoot Common Connectivity Issues

Objective 5.4: Troubleshoot Common Services Issues

Section 6: Secure an NSX Environment

Objective 6.1: Configure and Administer Firewall Services

Objective 6.2: Configure and Administer Role Based Access Control

Objective 6.3: Configure and Manage Service Composer

Section 7: Utilize API and CLI Commands to Manage an NSX Deployment

Objective 7.1: Administer and Execute calls using the NSX vSphere API

Objective 7.2: Manage and Report on an NSX Environment using the NSX Command Line Interface (CLI)