VCAP5-DCD Study Guide

VCAP5-DCD Study Guide

Click the series link for each objective to download the vBrownBag episode aligned to the VCAP5-DCD exam blueprint.

  • VCAP5-DCD Series #1 – Overview & Methodology with Alastair Cooke
    • Objective 1.1 – Gather and analyze business requirements
    • Objective 1.2 – Gather and analyze application requirements
    • Objective 1.3 – Determine Risks, Constraints, and Assumptions
    • Objective 2.1 – Map Business Requirements to the Logical Design
    • Objective 2.2 – Map Service Dependencies
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #4 – Availability and DR Design with Alastair Cooke
    • Objective 2.3 – Build Availability Requirements into the Logical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #11 – Management Design with Alastair Cooke
    • Objective 2.4 – Build Manageability Requirements into the Logical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #14 – Performance Design with Nick Marshall
    • Objective 2.5 – Build Performance Requirements into the Logical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #4 – Availability and DR Design with Alastair Cooke
    • Objective 2.6 – Build Recoverability Requirements into the Logical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #5 – Security with Iwan
    • Objective 2.7 – Build Security Requirements into the Logical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #1 – Overview & Methodology with Alastair Cooke
    • Objective 3.1 – Transition from a Logical Design to a vSphere 5 Physical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #3 – Networking with Wee Kiong
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #6 – Networking (more) with Wee Kion
    • Objective 3.2 – Create a vSphere 5 Physical Network Design from an Existing Logical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #2 – Storage with Heeteck
    • Objective 3.3 – Create a vSphere 5 Physical Storage Design from an Existing Logical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #8 – Host Design with Alastair Cooke
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #9 – Cluster Design with Grant Orchard
    • Objective 3.4 – Determine Appropriate Compute Resources for a vSphere 5 Physical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #12 – VM Design with Tim Gleed
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #13 – VM Design (pt 2) with Tim Gleed
    • Objective 3.5 – Determine Virtual Machine Configuration for a vSphere 5 Physical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #11 – Management Design with Alastair Cooke
    • Objective 3.6 – Determine Datacenter Management Options for a vSphere 5 Physical Design
  • VCAP5-DCD Series #10 – Implementation Planning with Alastair Cooke
    • Objective 4.1 – Create an Execute a Validation Plan
    • Objective 4.2 – Create an Implementation Plan
    • Objective 4.3 – Create an Installation Guide