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This course covers the key components and procedures you need to know to install and manage Cisco Nexus 9K,7K, 5K, and 1K-series switches. In this 5-day instructor-led course participants will learn how to install, configure, manage, administer and troubleshoot common platform architecture and key features of the Cisco Nexus Series Switches to support highly available, secure, scalable and virtualized data centers. Through expert instruction and hands-on practice, students will learn how to deploy Cisco NX-OS software features including networking, virtualization, security, storage services, system management and monitoring. Participants will also gain an introduction to automating Cisco Nexus devices using Cisco NX-OS Software programmability features. Note: review the following knowledge and skills the learner should have before attending:

  • Familiarity with Cisco data center technologies
  • Understand networking protocols, routing and switching
  • Understand business and application requirements

What You'll Learn

  • Identify the Cisco Nexus 9000, 7000, 5000, 3000, and 2000 product families and platforms
  • Implement Cisco Nexus
  • Explore Cisco Nexus features
  • Describe virtual device contexts
  • Describe port channels and virtual port channels
  • Configure First Hop Redundancy protocols
  • Describe the Cisco Nexus devices routing and forwarding
  • Describe OTV
  • Describe and configure VXLAN
  • Describe Locator/D separation protocol
  • Describe the key features of Cisco Nexus devices
  • Describe Cisco Intelligent Traffic Director
  • Describe QoS on Cisco Nexus devices
  • Understand Cisco Nexus storage services
  • Configure device aliases and zoning
  • Configure FCoE
  • Configuring NPIV and NPV Modes
  • Describe NX-API and network orchestration solutions and program Cisco NX-OS with Python
  • Explain system management, monitoring, and troubleshooting processes
  • Explain the troubleshooting processes

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  • Course Number DCNXA
  • Course Length 5 days
  • Course Fee $4,275.00
  • Delivery Format VLT (Instructor Led; Virtual LIVE Online; Remote Training)
  • Course Topic Data Center
  • Vendor Cisco
  • Technology Unified Fabric (Nexus, NX-OS)

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