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 Outlines
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Session 1 (30)
Wagga Wagga Campus

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: ITE523. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


School of Computing and Mathematics

Enrolment Restrictions

Only available to students enrolled in T Masters relevant courses.

Assumed Knowledge

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


This subject will cover the following topics:

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Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure please contact Student Central or or phone on 1800 275 278.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 275 278 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.