Brocade Ethernet Fabric Administration (CEF 300)

Brocade Ethernet Fabric Administration (CEF 300) Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

This 5-day class introduces Brocade VCS's technology, Ethernet fabrics, and all associated protocols and technologies. This course will also introduce the Brocade VDX family of data center switches, including the VDX 6710, VDX 6720, VDX 6730, VDX 6740, and VDX 8770.

This course covers installation, configuration, monitoring, and basic troubleshooting of Brocade VDX switches and is designed to help an administrator manage Ethernet fabrics based on Brocade Network OS (NOS) v4.1.2 and Brocade Network Advisor v12.2. This course provides a strong foundation for Brocade VCS and Ethernet fabric technologies and the features offered by the Brocade VDX switches.

This course is designed in part, to prepare students for the 150-810 BCEFP exam.

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Intended Audience for this Brocade Ethernet Fabric Administration (CEF 300) Course

  • » This course is designed for network architects, designers and administrators, system administrators and engineers, professional services personnel, technical sales engineers, and support personnel, including anyone needing the detailed foundational information to install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot Brocade Ethernet Fabrics and VDX switches.

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Brocade Ethernet Fabric Administration (CEF 300) Course Objectives

  • » Identify Brocade VCS Fabric terminology and associated protocols.
  • » Describe, install, configure, and perform basic troubleshooting tasks on Brocade VCS Fabric-capable switches in VCS Fabric mode, VCS Logical Chassis mode, and non-VCS Fabric mode.
  • » Use Brocade Network Operating System (NOS) v4.1.2 to configure and perform basic monitoring tasks on Brocade VDX switches.
  • » Discuss key Brocade VCS Fabric features such as Multipathing, Ethernet Name Server (eNS), and vLAGs.
  • » Discuss the Layer 2 and Layer 3 Fabric services supported by NOS v4.1.2
  • » Describe Automatic Migration of Port Profiles (AMPP) behavior, support, limitations, and configuration information.

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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