This course is designed for experienced Network Field Engineers who are already capable of implementing Layer 2 and Layer 3 services using Cisco IOS and the Cisco Catalyst switching platform.
This offering covers all topics in the Cisco DCUFI v5 course, along with unique content on new Nexus hardware and software. This five-day hands-on course is an enhanced version of Cisco's DCUFI, designed for systems and field engineers, consulting systems engineers, technical solutions architects, and Cisco integrators and partners who install and implement the Cisco Nexus 7000, 6000, and 5000 Switches, Cisco MDS, and the Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender. The course covers the key components and procedures needed to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 5000 Switches in the network and SAN environment.
Module 1: Cisco Nexus Product Overview Lesson 1: Describing the Cisco Data Center Network Architecture Lesson 2: Identifying Cisco Nexus Products Module 2: Cisco Nexus Switch Feature Configuration Lesson 1: Understanding High Availability and Redundancy Lesson 2: Configuring Virtual Device Contexts Lesson 3: Configuring Layer 2 Switching Features Lesson 4: Configuring PortChannels Lesson 5: Implementing Cisco FabricPath Lesson 6: Configuring Layer 3 Switching Features Lesson 7: Configuring IP Multicast Module 3: Cisco Nexus Switch Advanced Feature Configuration Lesson 1: Describing Cisco OTV Lesson 2: Configuring MPLS Lesson 3: Configuring LISP Lesson 4: Configuring QoS Lesson 5: Configuring Security Features Module 4: Cisco Nexus Storage Features Lesson 1: Describing Fibre Channel Protocol Lesson 2: Describing FCoE Protocol Lesson 3: Identifying DCB Enhancements Lesson 4: Configuring FCoE Lesson 5: Configuring SAN Switching Features Lesson 6: Configuring NPV Mode Lesson 7: Using SAN Management Tools Module 5: Cisco Nexus Switch Management Lesson 1: Using the CMP Lesson 2: Configuring User Management Lesson 3: Describing System Management Module 6: Firefuly Exclusive Supplement Nexus 3000 Series UpdateNexus 6000 Series and FeaturesData Center Architecture DesignsNexus 7000 Series Module UpdateNexus 2000 Series UpdatePOAPPythonIP SLASampled NetFlowonePK Lab 1: Cisco Nexus 7000 LabsLab 2: Lab 1: Cisco Nexus 7010 Configuration BaselineLab 3: Lab 2: Cisco Nexus 7000 Hardware PlatformLab 4: Lab 3: Managing System ConfigurationLab 5: Lab 4: Configuring FabricPathLab 6: Lab 5: Configuring vPCLab 7: Lab 6: Configuring Routing ProtocolsLab 8: Lab 7: Configuring OTVLab 9: Lab 8: SecurityLab 10: Lab 9: QoS on the Cisco Nexus 7000Lab 11: Lab 10: Troubleshooting the Nexus Control PlaneLab 12: Cisco Nexus 5000 LabsLab 13: Lab 1: Configuring the Switch for Administrative AccessLab 14: Lab 2: Configuring the Cisco Nexus 5000 Switch for FCoE ConnectivityLab 15: Lab 3: Configuring the Cisco Nexus 5000 in NPV ModeLab 16: Lab 4: Traffic EngineeringLab 17: Lab 5: Configuring the Nexus 2000 as a Remote Line CardLab 18: Lab 6: Configuring Nexus 2000 with vPC
Identify the Cisco Nexus product family, specifically the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch chassis and components; the Cisco Nexus 6000, 5000, and 5500 Switches; and the Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender. Describe how to configure the features of Cisco Nexus switches. Describe how to configure Cisco Nexus Switch advanced features such as Overlay Transport Virtualization (OTV), security, and quality of service. Identify the management tools that are available for the Cisco Nexus Series Switches and how to configure the relevant tools to support the given design. Explan the Fibre Channel Protocol, the Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) Protocol, and the Data Center Bridging enhancements. Describe how to configure Fibre Channel over Ethernet. Describe how to troubleshoot Cisco Nexus Switches.