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Cisco® Configuring Cisco® Nexus 5000 Series Switches v3.1 (DCNX5K)

Course Overview

This 5-day course is designed for individuals who install and implement Cisco Nexus 5500 and 5600 Series Switches and Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders. This course also includes introductory coverage of other Cisco Nexus Series Switches.

Who Should Attend

- Cisco Channel Partners - Cisco Customers - Cisco Employee -

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Understand Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch system architecture.
  • Understand the architecture, features, and usage of the Cisco Nexus Operating System (NX-OS) Software. Configure network features on Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches for LAN operation.
  • Configure Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders for operation with the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches.
  • Configure Ethernet port channels and virtual port channels (vPC) on Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches.
  • Configure Quality of Service (QoS). Identify and understand the components of the Fibre Channel Protocol, the Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) protocol, and IEEE Data Center Bridging (DCB) Ethernet Enhancements.
  • Configure Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches to support the FCoE protocol.
  • Configure Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches for connection to the SAN.
  • Secure the operation of Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches.
  • Configure system management features on Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches.
  • Understand the high availability and In Service Software Update (ISSU) features of Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches.

    Course Outline

    1 - Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches

    • Describing the Cisco Nexus Product Family
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 3000 Series Switches
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 4000 Series Switches
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 5500 and 5600 Series Switches
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 6000 Series Switches
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders

    2 - Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Administration and Management

    • Describing the Cisco NX-OS Software Architecture
    • Configuring System Management Features
    • Configuring User Management
    • Configuring Cisco Prime DCNM
    • Describing Administration and Management Troubleshooting Tools

    3 - Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch LAN Features

    • Configuring Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders
    • Troubleshooting Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders
    • Configuring Layer 2 Switching Features
    • Troubleshooting Layer 2 Switching
    • Describing vPC Technology and Enhanced vPC
    • Configuring vPCs and EvPCs
    • Troubleshooting vPCs and EvPCs
    • Describing Cisco Adapter-FEX and VM-FEX
    • Cisco FabricPath
    • Configuring Cisco FabricPath
    • Troubleshooting Cisco FabricPath
    • Describing Cisco DFA

    4 - Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch SAN Features

    • Describing FCP
    • Describing SAN Switching
    • Configuring SAN Switching
    • Troubleshooting SAN Switching
    • Describing Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
    • Configuring Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
    • Troubleshooting Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV

    5 - Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Unified Fabric Features

    • Describing Data Center Bridging Enhancements
    • Describing the FCoE Protocol
    • Configuring FCoE
    • Describing Dynamic FCoE with Cisco FabricPath
    • Troubleshooting FCoE

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    This is a 5-day class

    Price: $4,295.00
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