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In this course, you will learn about the primary technologies that are used in the Cisco Data Center. The introductory level of knowledge that is taught in this course is targeted for individuals that will perform only the more basic configuration tasks.



Highlights:
  • Ethernet communication functions and standards
  • OSI and TCP/IP models
  • Routing process on Nexus switches
  • Compare storage connectivity options in the data center
  • Fibre Channel name server and fabric login (FLOGI) process

Prerequisites:
  • Good understanding of networking protocols
  • Good understanding of the VMware environment
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Basic Internet usage skills


Audience:
  • Network administrators, engineers, designers, and managers
  • Cisco integrators/partners
  • Systems engineers
  • Consulting systems engineers
  • Technical solutions architects

1. Network Protocols and Host-to-Host Communication

  • Ethernet Functions and Standards
  • Ethernet Hardware and Switching
  • OSI and TCP/IP Models
  • IPv4 and IPv6 Network Layer Addressing
  • Packet Delivery on a Hierarchical Network
  • TCP/IP Transport Layer

2. Basic Data Center Networking Concepts

  • Data Center Network Architectures
  • the Cisco Nexus Family and NX-OS
  • Implementing VLANs and Trunks

3. Advanced Data Center Networking Concepts

  • Routing Process on Nexus Switches
  • Routing Protocols on Nexus Switches
  • Layer 3 First Hop Redundancy
  • AAA on Nexus Switches
  • ACLs on Nexus Switches

4. Basic Data Center Storage

  • Storage Connectivity Options in the Data Center
  • Fibre Channel Storage Networking
  • VSANs

5. Advanced Data Center Storage

  • Communication Between Initiator and Target
  • Fibre Channel Zone Types and Their Uses
  • Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
  • Data Center Ethernet Enhancements
  • Fibre Channel over Ethernet

6. Cisco UCS Architecture

  • Cisco UCS Server Hardware Components
  • Cisco UCS Physical Connectivity for a Fabric Interconnect Cluster
  • Cisco UCS Manager Interfaces
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