Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric v5.0 - DCUFI (Professional)

Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric v5.0 - DCUFI (Professional) Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

Price: $3,695.00

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This course is designed for systems, field and consulting systems engineers, technical solutions architects, and Cisco integrators and partners who install and implement the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 5000 Switch, and the Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender. Learn how to operate the Cisco Nexus 2000, 5000, and 7000 Switches.

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Intended Audience for this Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric v5.0 - DCUFI (Professional) Course

  • » Network Engineers
  • » Systems Engineers
  • » Consulting Systems Engineers
  • » Technical Solutions Architects
  • » Cisco Integrators
  • » Partners

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Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric v5.0 - DCUFI (Professional) Course Objectives

  • » Identify the Cisco Nexus product family, specifically the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch chassis and components, the Cisco Nexus 5000 Switch, and the Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender
  • » Install the Cisco Nexus products in a Cisco Data Center Business Advantage environment Given a requirement, identify how to plan and implement virtual device contexts into the solution
  • » Evaluate the security features available on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch to identify which features should be implemented into a solution
  • » Evaluate and configure the Connectivity Management Processor on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch and identify the management options available
  • » Evaluate the service-level and network-level high availability of the Cisco Nexus switches and how to use the Cisco IOS In-Service Software Upgrade feature
  • » Discuss the Fibre Channel protocol including Fibre Channel addressing, flow control, and zoning
  • » Translate a given design into an implementation plan for configuring Fibre Channel over Ethernet on the Cisco Nexus switch
  • » Understand the processes, tools, and resources for troubleshooting the data center infrastructure, interconnectivity, and operations

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Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric v5.0 - DCUFI (Professional) Course Outline

      1. Cisco Nexus Product Overview
        1. Identifying the Cisco Data Center Business Advantage Architecture
        2. Identifying Cisco Nexus Products
        3. Identifying the Cisco Unified Fabric Solution
        4. Integrating Services
      2. Cisco Nexus Switch Feature Configuration
        1. Configuring Virtual Device Contexts
        2. Configuring Layer 2 Switching Features
        3. Configuring Port Channels
        4. Configuring Layer 3 Switching Features
        5. Configuring IP Multicast
      3. Cisco Nexus Switch Advanced Feature Configuration
        1. Configuring Security Features
        2. Understanding Overlay Transport Virtualization
        3. Implementing Quality of Service
      4. Cisco Nexus Series Switch Management
        1. Using the Connectivity Management Processor
        2. Configuring User Management
        3. Understanding System Management
      5. Redundancy on Cisco Nexus Switches
        1. Understanding High Availability and Redundancy
        2. Implementing Cisco FabricPath
      6. Fibre Channel over Ethernet
        1. Understanding Fibre Channel Protocol
        2. Understanding FCoE Protocol
        3. Identifying Data Center Bridging Ethernet Enhancements
      7. Fibre Channel over Ethernet Configuration
        1. Implementing FCoE
        2. Configuring SAN Switching Features
        3. Configuring NPV Mode
        4. Using SAN Management Tools
      8. Troubleshooting on Cisco Nexus Switches
        1. Troubleshooting the Data Center Infrastructure
        2. Troubleshooting Tools and Resources
      9. Labs
        1. Configuring Layer 2 Switching
        2. Configuring vPCs
        3. Configuring Layer 3 Switching
        4. Configuring Security Features
        5. Configuring OTV
        6. Configuring QoS
        7. Configuring System Management
        8. Implementing Cisco DCNM
        9. Configuring Cisco FabricPath
        10. Configuring FCoE
        11. Configuring NPV

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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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Award winning, world-class Instructors

David M.
- Networking expert with several Cisco certifications, including CCENT, CCNA, CCDA, CCSI, and CCVP. - Has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning. - Average rating of 8.75 out of 9 on student evaluation reports.

Bio:

David has been in the Networking field for the past eleven years and holds several Cisco certifications. He has been an instructor since 2005 and has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning.

David is an extremely enthusiastic trainer with a raw passion towards teaching and delivering Cisco information and takes great pride in his career as an instructor, which has lead him to develop and deliver the class in his own unique way; very professional and knowledgeable, yet pleasant and enjoyable. His classes have a high passing rate for students taking certification exams, and averages 8.75 out of 9 on evaluation reports.
Michael G.
- Over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer.
- An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, as well as select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.
- High-skilled and acclaimed instructor. Has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning.

Bio:

Michael has over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer. An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, Michael also teaches select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.

Michael's dedication and passion for teaching is unmatched. He has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning since 2006 and his evaluation scores average 8.7 out of 9.
William D.
- Bachelors and Masters in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania, in addition to several IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of experience in the IT industry; background ranges from engineering, administration and escalation support in networks.

Bio:

William is a highly-skilled IT professional with Bachelors and Masters Degree in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania. He has been working in the IT industry for over 20 years, with experience in engineering, administration and escalation support in networks ranging from small to large scale complex enterprise environments.

As a Cisco and CompTIA Subject Matter Expert, he holds several certifications, including Cisco CCNA, CCNP, and CCIE. William is one of NetCom's top trainers, consistently scoring high marks in student evaluations.

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