ITE523 Virtualisation (8)


The subject explores the installation, configuration, and management of VMware virtualization software. The subject will prepare students to take the examination to become a VMware Certified Professional.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
DistanceWagga Wagga Campus
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Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Computing and Mathematics

Assumed Knowledge


Enrolment restrictions

Only available to students enrolled in:
  • Master of Networking and Systems Administration
  • Master of Management (IT)
  • Graduate Certificate in Systems Administration
  • Graduate Certificate in Management (IT)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to install and configure VMWare ESX;
  • be able to Install and configure VMWare vCenter Server;
  • be able to configure and manage VMWare ESX networking and storage using vCenter Server;
  • be able to deploy and manage virtual machines;
  • be able to manage user access to the VMware infrastructure;
  • be able to Increase scalability using vCenter Server;
  • be able to monitor resource usage using vCenter Server;
  • be able to apply patches using VMware vCenter Update Manager;
  • be able to manage higher availability and data protection using vCenter Server


The subject will cover the following topics:
  • New Module


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.