Understanding Cisco Data Center Foundations (DCFNDU) v1.1 Course

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Understanding Cisco Data Center Foundations (DCFNDU) v1.1 Course Overview

Understanding Cisco Data Center Foundations (DCFNDU) v1.1 training course enables you prepare for entry-level data center roles. During this course, you will gain foundational knowledge and skills you need to configure Cisco® data center technologies including: networking, virtualization, storage area networking, and unified computing. Students will also get an introduction to Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI), automation and cloud computing.
 
Audience:
  • Data Center Administrators
  • Data Center Engineers
  • Systems Engineers
  • Server Administrators
  • Network Managers
  • Cisco Integrators & Partners
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Your will learn:

Module 1: Describing the Data Center Network Architectures
  • Cisco Data Center Architecture Overview
  • Three-Tier Network: Core, Aggregation, and Access
  • Cisco Nexus Data Center Product Overview
  • Cisco NX-OS Software Architecture
  • Default Gateway Redundancy
  • Hot Standby Router Protocol
  • Ethernet Port Channels
  • Virtual Port Channels
  • Cisco Nexus Switch Basic Components
  • Virtual Routing and Forwarding
  • Overlay Network Protocols
  • VXLAN Overlay
  • Storage Connectivity Options in the Data Center
  • Fibre Channel Storage Networking
  • Fibre Channel Zoning
  • Zoning Configuration
  • IEEE Data Center Bridging
  • Priority Flow Control
  • Cisco Unified Fabric
  • FCoE Architecture
  • Physical Cisco UCS Components
  • Cisco Fabric Interconnect Product Overview
  • Cisco UCS Manager Overview
  • Identity and Resource Pools for Hardware Abstraction
  • Common Programmability Protocols and Methods
  • How to Choose Models and Processes
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  • Cisco ACI Overview
  • Multitier Applications in Cisco ACI
  • Cloud Computing Overview
  • Cloud Deployment Models
  • Explore the Cisco NX-OS CLI
  • Explore Topology Discovery
  • Configure HSRP
  • Configure vPCs
  • Configure VRF
  • Explore the VDC Elements
  • Install ESXi and vCenter
  • Configure VSANs
  • Validate FLOGI and FCNS
  • Configure Zoning
  • Configure Unified Ports on a Cisco Nexus Switch and Implement FCoE
  • Explore the Cisco UCS Server Environment
  • Configure a Cisco UCS Service Profile
  • Configure Cisco NX-OS with APIs
  • Explore the Cisco UCS Manager XML API Management Information Tree
  • Explore Cisco ACI
Live Online Training (Duration : 40 Hours)
Group Training 2550 Per Participant Incl. Official Courseware
06 - 10 Jun 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
(8 Hours/Day)
04 - 08 Jul 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM CST
(8 Hours/Day)
1-on-1 Training 5100 2900 + If you accept merging of other students. Incl. Official Courseware
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Course Prerequisites
  • Good understanding of networking protocols
  • Good understanding of the VMware environment
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems

After completion of this course; you will be able to:

  • Describe the foundations of data center networking
  • Describe Cisco Nexus products & explain the basic Cisco NX-OS functionalities and tools
  • Describe Layer 3 first-hop redundancy
  • Describe Cisco FEX connectivity
  • Describe Ethernet port channels & vPCs
  • Introduce switch virtualization, machine virtualization, and describe network virtualization
  • Compare storage connectivity options in the data center
  • Describe Fibre Channel communication between the initiator server & the target storage
  • Describe Fibre Channel zone types & their uses
  • Describe NPV & NPIV
  • Describe data center Ethernet enhancements that provide a lossless fabric
  • Describe FCoE
  • Describe data center server connectivity
  • Describe Cisco UCS Manager
  • Describe the purpose & advantages of APIs
  • Describe Cisco ACI
  • Describe the basic concepts of cloud computing

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