Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS) Course Overview

Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS) Course Overview

The Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS) course is designed to provide learners with a comprehensive understanding of the Cisco UCS Unified Computing System's architecture, components, and capabilities. This course covers the foundational knowledge needed to manage and maintain a Cisco UCS infrastructure, including the B-Series Blade Servers, C-Series Rack Servers, and the HyperFlex HX-Series. Through various lessons, students will delve into server hardware, connectivity, the HyperFlex HX Data Platform, service profile configurations, iSCSI implementation, firmware updates, and backup procedures.

By the end of the course, participants will be equipped with the skills to optimize data center operations using the UCS Unified Computing System, understand service profiles and templates, and effectively manage server deployments. The hands-on lab sessions included in Module 9 reinforce the theoretical knowledge, ensuring that learners have practical experience with the Cisco UCS environment. This course is beneficial for IT professionals looking to specialize in Cisco's data center solutions and enhance their expertise with the DCIUCS platform.

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Course Prerequisites

To ensure that you can get the most out of the Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS) course, it is recommended that you come equipped with a certain foundational knowledge base. The following are the minimum prerequisites:

  • Basic understanding of computer networking concepts, including LANs, WANs, and IP addressing.
  • Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking.
  • Knowledge of server hardware and server virtualization (for example, VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V).
  • Awareness of storage area network (SAN) technologies, including Fibre Channel, iSCSI, and FCoE.
  • Understanding of data center architecture and the principles of data center services.
  • Familiarity with Cisco enterprise data center concepts and solutions is beneficial, but not mandatory.

These prerequisites are designed to ensure you can actively engage with the course material and effectively apply the learning to practical scenarios. If you have any concerns about meeting these prerequisites, please consult with one of our education counselors for guidance on preparatory steps you can take.

Target Audience for Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS)

The "Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS)" course is designed for IT professionals seeking expertise in Cisco UCS technology.

  • Systems Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • Data Center Engineers
  • Technical Solutions Architects
  • Systems Integrators
  • IT Consultants specializing in Cisco technologies
  • Cisco Channel Partners
  • Field Engineers
  • Server Administrators with a focus on Cisco UCS solutions
  • IT Managers overseeing Cisco UCS infrastructure
  • Technical Support Personnel
  • Professionals preparing for Cisco certification exams related to UCS technology

Learning Objectives - What you will Learn in this Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS)?

Introduction to Learning Outcomes:

Gain comprehensive knowledge of Cisco UCS infrastructure, including server types, connectivity, service profile configurations, HyperFlex systems, and essential maintenance procedures like backups and firmware updates.

Learning Objectives and Outcomes:

  • Understand the architecture and components of Cisco UCS B-Series Blade Servers and C-Series Rack Servers.
  • Learn about Cisco Virtual Interface Cards and their role in network connectivity.
  • Gain insights into hyperconverged infrastructure, focusing on Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series Servers.
  • Explore Cisco UCS connectivity options, including Fabric Interconnects, and various series-specific connectivity methodologies.
  • Familiarize with Cisco HyperFlex connectivity architecture and the specifics of HyperFlex Edge connectivity.
  • Comprehend the Cisco HyperFlex HX Data Platform's data writing, reading, and optimization processes.
  • Configure and manage Cisco UCS service profiles, identity pools, server pools, and IP pools to abstract hardware identities.
  • Create and utilize service profile templates to standardize and streamline server deployments.
  • Implement and manage iSCSI on Cisco UCS, including addressing, SCSI evolution, and multipathing.
  • Conduct firmware updates and understand best practices for Cisco UCS C-Series and B-Series servers, including the use of Auto Install and updating the capability catalog.
  • Perform backup and restore operations in Cisco UCS Manager, understanding the different backup options and policy implications.
  • Engage in practical lab exercises to reinforce the theoretical knowledge by configuring real-world scenarios within a Cisco UCS environment.