Cisco Data Center & Storage

CI-DCINX9K

Introducing Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in NX-OS Mode-VILT

Price:
United Arab Emirates:
USD 2,950.00 excl. VAT

Duration: 3 Days

What you’ll learn in this course

The Introducing Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in NX-OS Mode (DCINX9K) v2.1 course shows you how to implement, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco Nexus® 9000 Series Switches in Cisco® NX-OS mode. Through expert instruction and extensive hands-on learning, you will learn how to deploy capabilities including Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN), Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS), high availability features, Intelligent Traffic Director, troubleshooting tools and techniques, NX-OS programmability features, and open interface technologies. The course also provides an introduction to Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) for management.

Dates
International dates
 
Europe
 
Date Country Location Language Register
16-11-2020 - 18-11-2020 AT online training Deutsch Register

How you’ll benefit

This class will help you:

  • Learn how to deploy and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches in NX-OS mode to support performance, resiliency, scalability, and enhanced operations for data centers
  • Use programmability features to configure and manage the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches, helping your IT organization meet high-priority business needs, save time, and reduce errors due to manual processes
  • Gain knowledge and skills through Cisco’s unique combination of lessons and hands-on practice using enterprise-grade Cisco learning technologies, data center equipment, and software
  • Succeed in today’s demanding data center operations roles

Who should enroll

  • Data center engineers
  • Data center architects
  • Network designers
  • Network administrators
  • Network engineers
  • Systems engineers
  • Consulting systems engineers
  • Technical solutions architects
  • Field engineers
  • Cisco integrators and partners

Course details

Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch software and hardware components
  • Describe key Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch NX-OS software features
  • Manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch configurations using Ansible
  • Implement VXLAN BGP eVPN on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
  • Describe MPLS Layer 3 VPN implementation on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
  • Manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches using NX-API and Python
  • Implement Intelligent Traffic Director
  • Troubleshoot and manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches using Bash shell and Guest shell
  • Manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches using Cisco DCNM

Prerequisites

To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

  • Good understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching
  • Understanding of Cisco data center architecture
  • Experience configuring advanced routing and switching technologies such as Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) and Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)

These Cisco courses can help you meet these prerequisites:

  • Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN)
  • Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT)
  • Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)
  • Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)

Outline

  • Describing the Cisco Nexus 9000 NX-OS Solution
    • Data Center Trends
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Hardware
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Hardware Architecture
    • Cisco Nexus 9000 NX-OS Features
    • Cisco Nexus 9000 Manageability
    • New Cisco Nexus 9000 NX-OS Features
  • Implementing VXLAN in a Data Center
    • Network Overlays in a Data Center
    • VXLAN Overlay
    • VXLAN BGP eVPN Control Plane
    • VXLAN Data Plane
  • Implementing MPLS in a Data Center
    • Label Switching Overview
    • MPLS Layer 3 VPN Control Plane
    • MPLS Data Plane
    • MPLS in Data Center
  • Configuration Management, Automation, and Programmability
    • Programmability Overview
    • Cisco NX-OS RESTful API
    • Network Orchestration
    • Programming Cisco NX-OS with Python
  • Cisco Nexus 9000 Topology Options
    • Traditional Data Center Topologies
    • Spine-and-Leaf Topology
    • Overlay Topologies
    • Intelligent Traffic Director
  • Troubleshooting Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
    • Cisco Nexus 9000 High Availability
    • Cisco Nexus 9000 Troubleshooting Tools
    • Shell Access and Linux Containers
  • Managing Cisco Nexus Switches with Cisco DCNM
    • Cisco Data Center Network Manager

Lab outline

  • Provision Baseline Connectivity with Ansible
  • Implement VXLAN with BGP eVPN Signaling
  • Manage Switch Over Cisco NX-API
  • Program Switch with Python
  • Configure Intelligent Traffic Director
  • Troubleshoot and Manage Switches Using Bash and Guest Shell
  • Provision VXLAN and Manage Switch with Cisco DCNM
Further information

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