This course is designed for System and Network Engineers involved in the administration and operation of Cisco Nexus 5K and 7K deployments.
This three day class has been designed to focus on the knowledge and skills required by system engineers involved in the operation and administration of a Cisco Nexus Switch deployment. The key configuration features of the Cisco Nexus Products are covered along with advanced features such as FCoE, OTV and MPLS. Hands on labs are available, ensuring delegates get the opportunity to practice their new skills.
Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Cisco Nexus Family System Architecture Network Feature Configuration on the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Layer 2 Switching Features Configuration Configuring Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders Configuring Ethernet Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels FCoE Fibre Channel Protocol FCoE Protocol IEEE Data Center Bridging Enhancements Configuring FCoE Troubleshooting FCoE Configuring SAN Switching Features SAN Management Tools Implementing Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV Troubleshooting SAN Switching Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch Product Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches Using the Connectivity Management Processor Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch Feature Configuration Using Virtual Device Contexts on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch Configuring Overlay Transport Virtualization Configuring Cisco FabricPath Configuring Layer 3 Switching Features Configuring MPLS Labs Nexus 5K Lab 1: Initial Switch Configuration Lab 2:Configure Layer 2 Switching Features Lab 3: Connect the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender Lab 4: Implement Virtual Port Channels (vPC) Lab 8: Implement FCoE Lab 9: Troubleshoot FCoE Lab 10: Configure SAN Switching Lab 11: Configure NPV Mode on the Cisco Nexus 5000 Switch Labs Nexus 7K Lab 1-1: Cisco Nexus 7000 Platform Discovery Lab 2-1: Configure User Management Lab 3-6 Configure MPLS Lab 3-7: Configure OTV
After you complete this course you will be able to: Describe the Cisco Unified Fabric products in a Cisco Data Center network architecture Understand the Fibre Channel protocol, the FCoE protocol, and theData Center Bridging (DCB) enhancements, as well as how to configure FCoE on the Cisco Nexus 5000, 5500, 7000 and MDS Switches Configure advanced features such as OTV, MPLS, LISP, security and Quality of Service (QoS)