VMware Cloud on AWS Workshop


The VMware Cloud on AWS workshop is your chance to test drive this unique solution in the market place in a classroom session with VMware Cloud on AWS experts and work through hands on lab exercises to understand and gain experience with the solution to understand how it can be used in your business.

The class is a one-day workshop in which we will set up a VMware SDDC environment in AWS, work through common administration activities of the platform and explore integrations with native AWS services and vRealize Suite solutions including vRealize Automation and vRealize Operations.

Workshop Details

Horizon Access

At the start of the workshop, your instructor will have given you logon details to use in a VMware Horizon session. In order to access details regarding how to connect to Horizon, you will have been directed to the following link to Student Access Instructions

VMware Cloud on AWS Org Access

You will also receive details from your instructor regarding how to access your VMware Cloud on AWS organization where you will be able to use and configure your SDDC solution in AWS. Your instructor will inform you of these details when you start the lab exercises.

Workshop URL’s

Below are a list of the URLs you will use over the course of the lab exercises.

VMware Cloud on AWS Login https://vmc.vmware.com

Swagger API Interface https://vmc.vmware.com/swagger/index.html

AWS Console https://vmcworkshop.signin.aws.amazon.com/console


Listed below are the lab exercises which are available as part of this experience day event. Please ensure that you complete the Working with your SDDC lab, the AWS Integration lab relies on sections of the Working with your SDDC lab to be completed. Please note that you will not be able to complete all of the content. For this reason we typically state that the first 3 labs listed below are mandatory lab content. After those labs are complete you can choose your own path.

Please enjoy these labs, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to speak to the VMware Cloud on AWS specialists in the room with you.

Lab Name Description
Working with your SDDC Learn the basics of running a VMware on AWS SDDC environment
AWS Integration Learn how to integrate with native AWS services such as RDS.
VMware Cloud on AWS APIs Learn how to interact with VMware on AWS through APIs
VMware Hybrid Cloud Extension Learn how VMware Hybrid Cloud Extension (HCX) technology can help with bulk and live migration to the VMware Cloud on AWS cloud platform
VMware Site Recovery Learn how to use Site Recovery to protect one VMC SDDC to another VMC SDDC.