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Cisco CLDFND is all about the fundamentals. For cloud engineers, admins and architects, a firm knowledge of Cisco’s Cloud Fundamentals (CLDFND) is imperative for networking, computing and storing valuable data. That’s where we come in. This course builds upon a baseline knowledge of cloud technology – helping you to understand the basics of Cisco’s Cloud Infrastructure. You will also learn the basics of Cisco Cloud infrastructure such as the Unified Compute including Cisco UCS and server virtualization, Unified Fabric including Data Center network architecture and infrastructure virtualization, and Unified Storage including integrated infrastructure solutions. Upon completion of this class, you will have a strong understanding of Cisco’s Cloud Fundamentals. This certification indicates an expert level knowledge of cloud storage, server virtualization and network architecture – all of which makes you significantly more valuable to your respective teams and accounts.
What Do Participants Learn?
Who Should Attend?
This course is the first course recommended as preparation for the CCNA Cloud certification.
For Cloud Engineers, Cloud Administrators, Cloud Operations / Support Engineers, Cloud Design Engineers, Cloud Infrastructure Architects, Virtualization Engineers job roles
Who are looking to build their career around Cloud jobs/roles
Who plan, design, implement and/or support Cloud deployments, and are looking to validate/showcase their skills
Upon course completion, you will be able to:
Describe common cloud characteristics
Describe and Identify the cloud service models
Describe and Compare cloud deployment models
Identify cloud deployment decision factors
Identify and Illustrate key features of UCS
Define server virtualization
Describe network architectures for the data center
Identify infrastructure virtualization
Analyze and Identify storage provisioning concepts
Describe and Compare the difference between all the storage access technologies
Describe and Compare various reference architectures for converged infrastructure
What Will the Learning Experience Include?
Comprehensive pre-program activities include:
Web-based information forms & surveys completed by attendee.
Direct consultation with the attendee about the expectations.
During the training, participants engage in data, activities, and conversations that lead to insight and knowledge.
Participants learn from expert trainers who have both academic and business experiences.
Highly applicable training content & instructive activities for adding depth to training topics.
**A half-day site visit for integrating the experience & plan next steps. Opportunities to provide connections, ideas & support.
Explore & Practice
Apply & sustain the learning experience by using this ongoing support:
To ensure participant has new skills or behavior progress.
Optional, fee-based mentoring & coaching with the trainer.
Training materials & additional documents (e-books, pdf files, presentations and articles)
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Introduction to Cloud Computing
Introducing Cloud Computing Basic Concepts
Describing Cloud Service Models
Comparing Cloud Deployment Model
Exploring the Cisco Intercloud Solution
Describing Cisco Data Center Network Architecture
Exploring Virtual Networking
Identifying Cisco Nexus 1000V Series Switches
Define and Analyze Cisco Virtual Networking Service Appliances
Define and Analyze Software Defined Network Fundamentals