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 OverviewLesson 1: Describing the Cisco Data Center Network ArchitectureLesson 2: Identifying Cisco Nexus ProductsModule 2: Cisco Nexus Switch Feature ConfigurationLesson 1: Understanding High Availability and RedundancyLesson 2: Configuring Virtual Device ContextsLesson 3: Configuring Layer 2 Switching FeaturesLesson 4: Configuring PortChannelsLesson 5: Implementing Cisco FabricPathLesson 6: Configuring Layer 3 Switching FeaturesLesson 7: Configuring IP MulticastModule 3: Cisco Nexus Switch Advanced Feature ConfigurationLesson 1: Describing Cisco OTVLesson 2: Configuring MPLSLesson 3: Configuring LISPLesson 4: Configuring QoSLesson 5: Configuring Security FeaturesModule 4: Cisco Nexus Storage FeaturesLesson 1: Describing Fibre Channel ProtocolLesson 2: Describing FCoE ProtocolLesson 3: Identifying DCB EnhancementsLesson 4: Configuring FCoELesson 5: Configuring SAN Switching FeaturesLesson 6: Configuring NPV ModeLesson 7: Using SAN Management ToolsModule 5: Cisco Nexus Switch ManagementLesson 1: Using the CMPLesson 2: Configuring User ManagementLesson 3: Describing System ManagementLabsNexus 7000Lab 1: Explore the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series SwitchLab 2: Configure Layer 2 SwitchingLab 3: Configure Cisco FabricPathLab 4: Configure Layer 3 SwitchingLab 5: Configure OTVLab 6: Configure QoSLab 7: Configure Security FeaturesNEXUS 5000Lab 8: Explore the Cisco Nexus 5000 SwitchLab 9: Configure the Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric ExtenderLab 10: Configure vPCsLab 11: Configure FCoELab 12: Configure NPVLab 13: Configure System ManagementLab 14: Implement Cisco Data Center Network Manager for LAN
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.