Network Virtualization Concepts


This micro-course is available as part of a subscription to the VMware IT academy or can be accessed for free from NDG.

Length: 9 hours

Delivery Method: Instructor Led, Self Paced

Through VMware IT Academy, Network Virtualization Concepts provides an overview of the key concepts related to network virtualization and the software-defined data center. This micro-course will provide the learner with a basic understanding of network virtualization, the software-defined data center, and basics of NSX architecture. After this micro-course, the learner will understand how to bridge physical with virtual networks, identify vSphere® virtual networking components, and identify key components in the NSX architecture.

  • Learn basic network virtualization concepts
  • Articulate NSX capabilities and benefits
  • Describe the major VMware NSX® components in the data, management, and control planes and their interactions
  • Apply relevant NSX features to use cases
  • Explain NSX network virtualization components and services
  • Explain how network virtualization is utilized in an SDDC environment