Implementing and Administering the FlexPod Solution

United Arab Emirates:
USD 2,426.00 excl. VAT

United Arab Emirates:
PO 36.00 excl. VAT

Duration: 3 Days

Who should attend

The primary audience for this course is as follows: 

  • This course is designed for channel partners, customer network engineers, and administrators whose interest is focused around implementing and administering FlexPod

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

  • Knowledge of server system design and architecture 
  • Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking 
  • Familiarity with SANs and NFS network-attached storage (NAS) technologies 
  • Familiarity with Fibre Channel Protocol 
  • Understanding of Cisco Enterprise Data Center Concepts including Unified LAN and SAN
  • Familiarity with hypervisor technologies (such as Microsoft, Red Hat, or VMware)
Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you should be able to:


  • Describe data center architecture and identify FlexPod architecuture components
  • Identify and configure FlexPod networking components
  • Describe and configure FlexPod storage with clustered data ONTAP
  • identify and configure the Cisco UCS compute components of FlexPod 
  • Identify FlexPod management and troubleshooting tools

Course Content

FlexPod Implementation and Administration is a 3-day instructor-led course where you will learn to set up, configure, and administer the FlexPod architecture. The course provides a comprehensive understanding of the configuration requirements for FlexPod at the network, storage, and compute layers of the architecuture. FlexPod can be used to deploy and manage internal, external, and cloud architectures. Centralized administration is achieved by using management tools such as Cisco UCS Director, NetApp Visual Storage Console and vCenter. These management tools are introduced and practical hands on labs are used to reinforce topics to learners

Further information

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