COMP08083 2012 Virtualisation Management 1

General Details

Full Title
Virtualisation Management 1
Transcript Title
Server Management 401
Code
COMP08083
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
COMP - Computing
Department
COMP - Computing & Creative Practices
Level
08 - NFQ Level 8
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2012 - Full Academic Year 2012-13
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Diane O'Brien
Programme Membership
SG_KSYSN_K08 201200 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Systems & Networking L8 SG_KCMPT_K08 201300 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KCOMP_H08 201500 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KCOMP_H08 201600 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing SG_KSYSN_K08 201700 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Systems & Networking L8 SG_KCOMP_H08 201700 Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing
Description

This Module will give students the knowledge and akills to plan and deploy virtualisation services 

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Plan a virtualisation strategy

2.

Understand virtualisation and the Hyper-V virtual network

3.

Install Hyper-V and perform intitial configurations

4.

Configure and optimise Hyper-V

5.

Deploying virtual machines

Module Assessment Strategies

Assessment will be done by practical exams on vitual machines to test the students ability to implement and manage HyperV

Indicative Syllabus

Planning a virtualisation strategy

  • Understand virtualisaiton levels
  • Define thte case for vitualisation
  • Understand virtualisation technologies
  • understand licensing options

Installing Hyper-V

  • Select and configure hardware to meet Hyper-V prerequisites.
  • Configure Windows Server 2008 for Hyper-V.
  • Configure Hyper-V to be highly available.

Configuring and Optimizing Hyper-V

  • Manage and optimize the Hyper-V server.
  • Configure Hyper-V and virtual networking.
  • Configure remote administration.

Deploying Virtual Machines

  • Migrate a computer to Hyper-V
  • Create or clone a virtual machine
  • Create a virtual disk.
  • Manage and use Hyper-V virtual machine snapshots
  • Configure the Hyper-V server for high availability
     

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
50 %
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
50 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Practical Evaluation Practical Evaluation to examine students ability to install and configure hyper-v Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 25 % Week 6 1,2,3
2 Practical Evaluation Practical Evaluation to examine the students ability to deploy and manage virtual machines Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 25 % Week 13 4,5
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam Final Written Exam to assess students theoretically on all of the learning outcomes Final Exam UNKNOWN 50 % Week 15 1,2,3,4,5
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Laboratory Practical Computer Laboratory Configuring and Deploying virtual machines 2 Weekly 2.00
Lecture Lecture Theatre Theory of Virtualisation 1 Weekly 1.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Laboratory Practicals Practice 4 Weekly 4.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 3.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-652): Configuring Windows Server Virtualization

  • Nelson Ruest, Danielle Ruest and Grandmaster
  • Microsoft Press
  • 2009
  • ISBN978-0735626799

Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V Resouce Kit

  • Robert Larson, Janique Carbone and Microsoft Windows Virtualisation Team
  • Microsoft Press
  • 2009
  • ISBN 978-0735625174
Other Resources

None

Additional Information
None