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Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) v6.2 prepares students for the Cisco CCNA Data Center certification and for associate-level data center roles. The course covers foundational knowledge, skills, and technologies, including networking technologies, data center network virtualization, unified computing, data center automation and orchestration, and Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). The hands-on lab exercises focus on configuring features in Cisco NX-OS Software, Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), and Cisco UCS Director.
What Do Participants Learn?
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
Describe switch virtualization
Describe machine virtualization
Describe network virtualization, including overlays, virtual switches, and the Cisco Nexus 1000V solution.
Describe Cisco FabricPath
Describe Cisco Fabric Extender (FEX) connectivity
Describe Ethernet port channels and virtual port channels (vPC)
Describe Cisco unified fabric
Identify Cisco UCS components
Describe Cisco UCS organizational hierarchy and role-based access control (RBAC)
Describe how to deploy servers in Cisco UCS
Describe the purpose and advantages of application programming interfaces (API)
Describe cloud computing basic concepts
Describe Cisco UCS Director, its functional blocks and deployment models
Describe Cisco UCS Director Orchestration features: policies, virtual data centers, workflows, and catalogs.
Describe Cisco ACI, traffic forwarding through the Cisco ACI fabric, as well as programming and orchestration capabilities
Explain traffic forwarding mechanisms in Cisco ACI
Describe programmability and orchestration capabilities of Cisco ACI
Who Should Attend?
Consulting System Engineer
Technical Solutions Architect
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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Module 1: Cisco Data Center Network Virtualization
Lesson 1: Describing Switch Virtualization
Lesson 2: Describing Machine Virtualization
Lesson 3: Describing Network Virtualization
Module 2: Cisco Data Center Network Technologies Configuration
Lesson 1: Describing Cisco FabricPath
Lesson 2: Describing Cisco Fabric Extender
Lesson 3: Describing Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels
Lesson 4: Describing Cisco Unified Fabric
Module 3: Cisco Unified Computing System
Lesson 1: Describing Cisco UCS Components
Lesson 2: Cisco UCS RBAC
Lesson 3: Deploying Servers in Cisco UCS
Module 4: Data Center Automation and Orchestration
Lesson 1: Using Application Programming Interfaces
Lesson 2: Cloud Computing
Lesson 3: Describing Cisco UCS Director
Lesson 4: Using Cisco UCS Director for Orchestration