Cisco Data Center Technologies training

The hands-on lab exercises focus on configuring features in Cisco NX-OS Software, Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), and Cisco UCS Director.

Program Overview

Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) v6.2 prepares students for the Cisco CCNA Data Center certification and for associate-level data center roles. The course covers foundational knowledge, skills, and technologies, including networking technologies, data center network virtualization, unified computing, data center automation and orchestration, and Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI).

Exam Format
Exam Number: 200-155 DCICT
Associated Certifications: CCNA Data Center
Duration: 90 minutes (55-65 questions)
Exam Registration: Pearson VUE

Describe switch virtualization
Describe machine virtualization
Describe network virtualization, including overlays, virtual switches, and the Cisco Nexus 1000V solution.
Describe Cisco FabricPath
Describe Cisco Fabric Extender (FEX) connectivity
Describe Ethernet port channels and virtual port channels (vPC)
Describe Cisco unified fabric
Identify Cisco UCS components
Describe Cisco UCS organizational hierarchy and role-based access control (RBAC)
Describe how to deploy servers in Cisco UCS
Describe the purpose and advantages of application programming interfaces (API)
Describe cloud computing basic concepts
Describe Cisco UCS Director, its functional blocks and deployment models
escribe Cisco UCS Director Orchestration features: policies, virtual data centers, workflows, and catalogs.
Describe Cisco ACI, traffic forwarding through the Cisco ACI fabric, as well as programming and orchestration capabilities
Explain traffic forwarding mechanisms in Cisco ACI
Describe programmability and orchestration capabilities of Cisco ACI

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Program Information

Provide a comprehensive and detailed overview of technologies used in data centers, and describe scalability implications and their possible use in cloud environments
Design data center connections and topologies in the core layer
Explain and design data center storage designs, solutions, and limitations of various storage technologies
Design secure data centers that are protected from application-based threats, network security threats, and physical security threats
Design data center infrastructure that is required to implement network-based application services
Design data center management to facilitate monitoring, managing, and provisioning of data center equipment and applications

Who Is This Program For?

Network Designer
Network Administrator
Network Engineer
System Engineer
Consulting System Engineer
Technical Solutions Architect
Cisco Integrator/Partners

Prerequisites
Required: Good understanding of networking protocols
Required: Good understanding of the VMware environment
Recommended: Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking v6.2 – DCICN (Associate)

Course Contents

Cisco Data Center Network Virtualization

Describing Switch Virtualization
Describing Machine Virtualization
Describing Network Virtualization

Cisco Data Center Network Technologies Configuration

Describing Cisco FabricPath
Describing Cisco Fabric Extender
Describing Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels
Describing Cisco Unified Fabric

Cisco Unified Computing System

Describing Cisco UCS Components
Cisco UCS RBAC
Deploying Servers in Cisco UCS

Data Center Automation and Orchestration

Using Application Programming Interfaces
Cloud Computing
Describing Cisco UCS Director
Using Cisco UCS Director for Orchestration

Cisco Application-Centric Infrastructure

Describing Cisco ACI
Describing Cisco ACI Traffic Forwarding
Programming and Orchestrating Cisco ACI

Labs

Configure Virtual Routing and Forwarding by Using SSH
Explore the Elements of Virtual Device Contexts
Install VMware ESXi and vCenter
Configure Cisco FabricPath
Configure the Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender
Configure Virtual Port Channels
Configure Virtual Port Channels with FEX
Configure Unified Ports on Cisco Nexus Switch and Implement FCoE
Explore Cisco UCS Server Environment
Configure Local RBAC
Configure Cisco UCS to Boot Servers from SAN
Configure Cisco NX-OS with APIs
Explore the Management Information Tree of the Cisco UCS Manager XML API
Configure User Accounts in Cisco UCS Director
Add Virtual and Physical Accounts to Cisco UCS Director
Customize Cisco UCS Director
Explore Cisco UCS Director Monitoring Capabilities
Use Cisco UCS Director Orchestration Features

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