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TitleVirtual Infrastructure: Installation and Configuration
Course NumberCTS 2370
Text/MaterialsPlease refer to the GCSC Bookstore website http://doresstore.gulfcoast.edu/ for the most recent textbook information.
DescriptionPrerequisites: CTS1111 and CTS1390. This course provides students with a background in virtualization technology which serves as a precursor to cloud-based and distributive computing. The course includes an overview of virtualization technology with lectures dedicated to current virtualization products: VMware Workstation, VMware Server, Microsoft Virtual PC, Microsoft Virtual Server, and Hyper-V. Additional lectures focus on using virtualization software in networked server environments and include building virtual networks, implementing high-availability clusters, enhancing performance and security, and using VMware VSphere and Microsoft Virtual Machine Manager to centralize management of multiple virtual servers. Many hands-on activities are included, which allow the student to work with virtual computing concepts, using real-world situations to build the skills necessary for a successful understanding of virtualization.
InstructorDennis Dillenschneider
Instructor Emailddillensc@gulfcoast.edu or contact instructor through Canvas
Instructor Phone850-769-1551 x 2817
On-Campus and Testing RequirementsThis is a blended learning class. Class meets on Wednesdays from 9:30 am-10:45 am in the Advanced Technology Center, Room 226 (ATC 226)
Note: CCAF designation identifies courses approved for military GEM program
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