Digital Workspace Livefire: Zero Trust Journey

Livefire Solutions, Global Strategic Programs

Delivered by the VMware WWRACE Livefire team, the Digital Workspace Livefire: Zero Trust Journey session concentrates on VMware security solutions as they relate to the 5 Pillars of Security. We focus on securing the mobile user and providing access to corporate data securely in the VMware Digital Workspace. We explore the portfolio of VMware products and the contribution it could make to an organization’s Zero Trust Journey.
  • Systems Engineers
  • Consulting Architects
  • Consultants
  • Instructor-led, classroom-based

  • 45% lecture, 55 % hands on lab

Four (4) days of instructor-led classroom training



  •  VCP-NV

  • VCP – Digital Workspace

  • VMware courses in NSX, Workpace ONE UEM,

  • Workspace ONE Access , vSphere and VMware Horizon.

This course is being offered by invitation only to VMware SI/SO, MSC and Ignite partners, along with internal customer-facing employees. Roadmap topics may be discussed; therefore, a signed NDA is required.
  • Bring a full-size laptop.

  • Secondary device is recommended for reading and lab materials, which are only delivered electronically.

  • We will be using a Windows 10 virtual device for testing. Additionally, a device with a SIM card (Android 5.0+ and/or iOS) will be beneficial for testing purposes during labs. This is a requirement for VMware Verify authentication.

  • Please ensure you have the US Keyboard mapping added to your devices.

Course Overview
Zero Trust is a security model and framework, focused on the 5 Pillars of Security: Device, User, Transport , Application, and Data Trust. The core concept of these pillars is the securing of an organization’s data. The impact that VMware can make in an organization’s zero-trust strategy can be significant. In alignment with the VMware Security Business Unit, we will cover the following:
  • Device Trust
    • OS Update Security and Automation
    • Baseline
    • Sensors
    • Carbon Black
  • Secure Access
    • Multi-Factor Authentication
    • Conditional Access
    • Access Monitoring
  • Securing the Transport
    • Micro-Segmentation with NSX-T
    • Session Protection with Horizon
    • Per-App VPN Tunneling with Workspace ONE
  • Application Trust
    • UEM Native Applications and Controls
    • App Authentication Features
    • Desktop and Application Virtualization
    • Application Visibility and Intelligence Integration
Course Objectives

Livefire enablement aims to take a solutions-focused approach at VMware. We accomplish this by sharing the “unvarnished truth” on products, their integrations and real world use cases to solve business challenges. We build upon product and industry knowledge to provide a rich learner experience with labs, workshops and technical discussion. Those attending will have a better understanding of the security capabilities of our VMware product solution stack.

In this session we focus on the journey to implement a zero-trust architecture. Attendees will be given the opportunity to configure and implement a portfolio of VMware products with a view to securing their organization’s data in the Digital Workspace. As part of this, we will be looking at these integrations:

  • Workspace ONE Access
  • Workspace ONE UEM
  • Workspace ONE Intelligence
  • VMware Horizon
  • VMware NSX-T
  • Vmware Carbon Black
Agenda Topics

The course will focus on the following areas:

  • VMware Tanzu Portfolio, Offerings and Positioning
  • vSphere 7 with Kubernetes Architecture, Components and Concepts
  • Network and Security for vSphere 7 with Kubernetes by NSX-T
  • VMware Cloud Native Storage
  • VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid
  • VMware Tanzu Kubernetes Grid Extensions