Cisco Data Centre & Storage


Implementing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure

United Arab Emirates:
USD 3,950.00 excl. VAT

Duration: 5 Days

Who should attend:

  • Channel Partners
  • Customers
  • Employees
  • Entry-level to experienced Network Administrator 
  • Network Engineer
  • Network Designer 
  • System Administrator 
  • Systems Engineer 
  • Technical Solutions Architect
Date Country Location Language Register
23-09-2018 - 27-09-2018 AE Dubai English Register
18-11-2018 - 22-11-2018 AE Dubai English Register
International dates
Date Country Location Language Register
30-07-2018 - 03-08-2018 AT Wien Deutsch Register
05-11-2018 - 09-11-2018 AT Wien Deutsch Register
Cisco Career Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate Data Center (CCNA Data Center)

Students considered for this training should have attended the following classes or obtained an equivalent level of knowledge:

  • Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN) v6.0
  • Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) v6.0
  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1) and Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2 (ICND2)

The knowledge and skills that a learner should have before attending this course:

  • Describe data center networking concepts 
  • Describe data center storage concepts 
  • Describe data center virtualization 
  • Describe Cisco Unified Computing System
  • Describe data center automation and orchestration with the focus on ACI and UCS director 
  • Identify products in the Cisco Data Center Nexus and MDS families 
  • Describe network fundamentals and build simple LANs, including switching and routing
Course Content

Implementing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCII) v6.0 is a five-day instructor-led course that is designed to help students prepare for the Cisco CCNP Data Center certification and for professional-level data center roles. The focus of this skills-building course is implementation of LAN, SAN, Data Center Unified Fabric using Cisco MDS switches, and Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders (FEXs). The course provides rich, hands-on experience of Implementing Cisco data center

Course Objectives

The goal of the course is to develop competency in learners to implement data center components such as Cisco Nexus and MDS switches as well as the Cisco Nexus Fabric Extenders. Focus on this course is on understanding and implementing LAN and SAN switching technologies, device management and monitoring

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

  • Configure RSTP, MST, and port channels and implement Cisco FabricPath, OTV, VXLAN, and LISP 
  • Configure first-hop redundancy, routing, and multicast in the data center
  • Configure user management and implement system security features on Nexus switches
  • Perform basic Fibre Channel configuration, manage Fibre Channel domains, and implement Fibre Channel port security and binding 
  • Configure FCoE
  • Configure distributed device aliases, zoning, NPV, and FCIP
  • Configure system management and infrastructure monitoring
Course Outline
  • Module 1: Data Center Protocols
  • Module 2: Layer 3 Switching Features in the Data Center
  • Module 3: Data Center Infrastructure Security   
  • Module 4: Data Center Storage Fabric 
  • Module 5: FCoE Unified Fabric
  • Module 6: Data Center Infrastructure Storage Services 
  • Module 7: Data Center Infrastructure Maintenance, Management, and Operations
Further information

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