Cisco® Designing Cisco® Data Center Unified Fabric v5.0 (DCUFD)

Course Overview

The course covers architectural components of Cisco Nexus and Cisco Catalyst switching lines, Cisco IOS and Cisco Nexus Operating System (NX-OS) software architecture, as well as management from the network design perspective.

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to meet these objectives: •Describe the data center network architecture design basics, challenges, and environmental requirements •Describe the Cisco data center network equipment •Explain virtualization principles that are used in data center networks •Explain server virtualization concepts •Design data center services and security •List data center standards, trends, and sizing guidelines

Course Outline

1 - Cisco Data Center Solutions

  • Defining the Data Center
  • Identifying the Cisco Data Center Solution
  • Designing the Cisco Data Center Solution

2 - Data Center Technologies

  • Designing Layer 2 and Layer 3 Switching
  • Virtualizing Data Center Components
  • Designing Layer 2 Multipathing Technologies

3 - Data Center Topologies

  • Designing the Data Center Core Layer Network
  • Designing the Data Center Aggregation Layer
  • Designing the Data Center Access Layer
  • Designing the Data Center Virtualized Access Layer
  • Designing High Availability
  • Designing Data Center Interconnects

4 - Data Center Storage

  • Introducing SAN
  • Designing SAN
  • Designing Unified Fabric
  • Designing SAN Services

5 - Data Center Security

  • Designing Data Center Application Security
  • Designing Link Security Technologies and Device Hardening
  • Designing Storage Security

6 - Data Center Application Services

  • Designing Data Center Application Architecture
  • Designing Application Services
  • Designing Global Load Balancing

7 - Data Center Management

  • Designing Data Center Management Solutions

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This is a 5-day class

Price: $3,695.00
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