Implementing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCII)

Training Summary
Implementing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCII) 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, and Data Center Unified Fabric using Cisco MDS switches, Cisco Nexus switches, and Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders (FEXs). The course provides rich, hands-on experience of implementing Cisco data center infrastructure.
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 Cisco 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
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for: • Systems and field engineers, consulting systems engineers, technical solutions architects, and Cisco integrators and partners who install and implement the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 5000 Series switches and the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series fabric extenders • Data center engineers and managers, program managers, and project managers
Course Topics
  • Data Center Protocols
  • Layer 3 Switching Features in the Data Center
  • Data Center Infrastructure Security
  • Data Center Infrastructure Storage Fabric
  • FCoE Unified Fabric
  • Data Center Infrastructure Storage Services
  • Data Center Infrastructure Maintenance, Management, and Operations

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