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Designing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCID) 6.2

Prerequisites

    To fully benefit from this course, students attending this training should have completed the following courses or obtained the equivalent level of knowledge:

  • Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN) v6.0 or higher
  • Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) v6.0 or higher
  • Configuring Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches in ACI Mode (DCAC9K) v2.0 or higher
  • It is recommended that a learner has the following knowledge and skills before attending this course:

  • Describe data center networking concepts
  • Describe data center storage concepts
  • Describe data center virtualization
  • Describe Cisco UCS
  • Describe data center automation and orchestration with a focus on Cisco ACI and Cisco UCS Director
  • Identify products in the Cisco data center Nexus and Cisco MDS families
  • Describe network fundamentals and build simple LANs, including switching and routing
  • Good understanding of the VMware environment
Course Content

The Designing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCID) v6.2 course helps you prepare for the Cisco CCNP® Data Center certification and for professional-level data center roles. In this course, you will master design and deployment options focused on Cisco® data center infrastructure, including networking, virtualization, storage networking, compute, and management tools. You can expect theoretical content as well as design-oriented case studies in the form of activities.
This course helps you prepare to take the exam, Designing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (300-160 DCID), which leads to the current CCNP® Data Center certification. The last date to take this exam is February 23, 2020. It will be replaced by the Designing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (300-610 DCID) exam on February 24, 2020.

This course will help you:
● Make design choices for optimal data center infrastructure performance, virtualization, security, and automation
● Master the practical and theoretical knowledge necessary to design a scalable, reliable, and intelligent data center based on Cisco technologies
● Prepare for the Cisco CCNP Data Center certification through a combination of lessons and design practice
● Qualify for professional-level job roles in the high-demand area of enterprise-class data center environments
● Develop well-rounded career growth

Course Outline

    Module 1: Data Center Network Connectivity Design

  • Lesson 1: Describing High Availability on Layer 2
  • Lesson 2: Designing Layer 3 Connectivity
  • Lesson 3: Designing Data Center Topologies
  • Lesson 4: Designing Data Center Interconnects with Cisco OTV
  • Lesson 5: Designing a LISP Solution
  • Module 2: Data Center Infrastructure Design

  • Lesson 1: Describing Hardware and Device Virtualization
  • Lesson 2: Describing FEX Options
  • Lesson 3: Describing Virtual Networking
  • Lesson 4: Describing Basic Data Center Security
  • Lesson 5: Describing Advanced Data Center Security
  • Lesson 6: Describing Virtual Appliances
  • Lesson 7: Describing Management and Orchestration
  • Module 3: Data Center Storage Network Design

  • Lesson 1: Describing Storage and RAID Options
  • Lesson 2: Describing Fibre Channel Concepts
  • Lesson 3: Describing Fibre Channel Topologies
  • Lesson 4: Describing FCoE
  • Lesson 5: Describing Storage Security
  • Lesson 6: Describing SAN Management and Orchestration
  • Module 4: Data Center Compute Connectivity Design

  • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco UCS Servers and Use Cases
  • Lesson 2: Describing Fabric Interconnect Connectivity
  • Lesson 3: Describing Hyperconverged and Integrated Systems
  • Lesson 4: Describing Management Systems
  • Lesson 5: Describing Hadoop, SAP Hana, and IoT on Cisco UCS
  • Module 5: Data Center Compute Resource Parameters Design

  • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco UCS Manager System-Wide Parameters
  • Lesson 2: Describing Cisco UCS RBAC
  • Lesson 3: Describing Pools for Service Profiles
  • Lesson 4: Describing Policies for Service Profiles
  • Lesson 5: Describing Network-Specific Adapters and Policies
  • Lesson 6: Describing Templates in Cisco UCS Manager
Who Should Attend
  • Network Designer
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • System Engineer
  • Technical Solutions Architect
  • Career Certifications

    CCNP Data Center

  • Technology

    Data Center

  • Delivery

    • ClassroomClassroom
    • Virtual ClassroomVirtual Classroom
  • Duration

     5  Days

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