Implementing Cisco Data Center Virtualization and Automation (DCVAI) 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 on the implementation and deployment automation of Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) and Cisco Nexus switches. The course provides rich, hands-on experience in building a data center solution based on Cisco ACI. Learners are introduced to the automation capabilities offered by Python and RESTful APIs in combination with Cisco ACI and Cisco Nexus switches.
To fully benefit from this course, students should be able to do the following: • Describe data center networking concepts • Describe data center storage concepts • Describe data center virtualization The knowledge, skills, and attitudes that a learner is expected to have before attending this course is as follows: • Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN) v6.0 • Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) v6.0 • Configuring Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches in ACI Mode (DCAC9K) v2.0 • Good understanding of the VMware environment
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for: • Systems and field engineers • Consulting systems engineers • Technical solutions architects • 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 • Project managers