Cisco Data Center & Storage


Implementing the VersaStack Solution

United Arab Emirates:
USD 3,000.00 excl. VAT

Duration: 3 Days

Who should attend:

  • Cisco and IBM Channel Partner Field Engineers and Data Center Engineers
An individual course planning is possible for this kind of course. If you would like to know more about this course please either call us on +971 4 42 89 440 or send an email to

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • Familiarity with Cisco UCS, IBM Storage, and Cisco Nexus 9000
Course Content

This Implementing the VersaStack Solution is a three day instructor led and e-learning, hands on course focused on 80% lab activities and 20% direct instruction for field engineers. This course enables engineers to deploy and support a VersaStack system using methods and procedures defined in the Cisco Validated Design. Infrastructure covered included Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches, Cisco MDS Switches, Cisco UCS, VMware, Cisco UCS Director Virtual Machine, and IBM Storwize Storage System

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Describe the VersaStack components and architecture
  • Deploy Cisco UCS Integrated Infrastructure, which includes the Cisco unified Computing System (Cisco UCS), Cisco Nexus 9000 series, and Cisco MDS swtiches
  • Describe the benefits of using Cisco UCS Director to manage the VersaStack environment and engineers and experience those benefits through hands-on labs
  • Describe how the IBM Storwize V7000 enhances virtual environments with its Data virtualization, Real-time compression, and easy tier features
  • Configure the IBM Storwize V7000 storage to support the VersaStack Solution
Course Outline

The course contains these components:

  • Module 1: Describe the VersaStack Solution
  • Module 2: Implement the Network Infrastructure 
  • Module 3: Implement the Storage Infrastructure 
  • Module 4: Implement the Compute Infrastructure 
  • Module 5: Implement the Management Infrastructure
Further information

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