VMware HCX: Deploy, Configure, Manage

This three-day training course provides you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to achieve competence with VMware HCX. This course teaches you how to deploy the different architectural components of HCX, and perform the tasks required to migrate and rebalance workloads across data centers and clouds.

Digital documentation:

It is important that you use an email for the registration that you can reach during the course.

  • You will receive 4 rolling licenses - 2 for a PC/MAC, and 2 for mobile devices.
  • You will receive the e-book in advance of the course; this will allow you to read the materials before the course starts.

Product Alignment:

  • VMware HCX 4.7
  • VMware vSphere 8.x
  • VMware NSX 4.x


System administrators, system engineers, migration engineers, and migration architects.


The course has the following required prerequisites:

Course objectives:

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Describe the workload mobility challenges that VMware HCX addresses
  • Recognize uses cases for VMware HCX
  • Describe the HCX management plane and data plane components
  • Describe the services provided by HCX and recognize the HCX appliances deployed to support each service
  • Deploy HCX Cloud and HCX Connector and configure site-pairing
  • Use network and compute profiles to deploy the HCX Service Mesh
  • Explain the use cases and benefits of HCX+
  • Perform site onboarding and configuration on HCX+
  • Describe and configure HCX Network Extension
  • Describe the Traffic Engineering and WAN Optimization capabilities of HCX
  • Differentiate between HCX migration types and their use cases
  • Use VMware HCX to implement a business continuity strategy
  • Manage the lifecycle of VMware HCX

Read the official course description:
VMware HCX: Deploy, Configure, Manage


This course is currently not associated with any certifications. 

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