CXS-202-2 Citrix XenServer 5.6 Administration — A 5-Day Course

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Please note that this course has been retired and is no longer available. Please see the Citrix page for courses currently available in this subject area.

In this course, students will learn the skills necessary to configure and administer Citrix XenServer 5.6, Citrix XenCenter, and Citrix Provisioning Services 5.6. Through hands-on labs, students will gain experience configuring a XenServer virtualization server; creating XenServer resource pools and connecting to remote storage; using XenMotion and automatic virtual machine placement; and creating, assigning and administering virtual disks. Additionally, students will learn how to design a Provisioning Services farm.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, learners are able to demonstrate the following objectives:

Suitable For

This course is designed for IT professionals, Datacenter Administrators, Systems Engineers and Citrix Partner Network members.

Course Prerequisities

Before taking this course, Citrix recommends that learners have:


This course has been retired and is no longer available.

Outline Course Contents

Module 1: Introductions and Course Overview

Module 2: XenServer Introduction

Module 3: XenServer and XenCenter Installation

Module 4: Windows Virtual Machines

Module 5: Linux Virtual Machines

Module 6: Templates and Life-Cycle Operations

Module 7: XenConvert

Module 8: Resource Management

Module 9: Managing XenServer

Module 10: Networking

Module 11: Storage

Module 12: Resource Pools

Module 13: High Availability

Module 14: Workload Balancing

Module 15: Troubleshooting XenServer

Module 16: Provisioning Services Installation and Configuration

Module 17: vDisk Administration