Cisco Meeting Server Intermediate (COLLAB250)


Course Overview

The Cisco Meeting Server Intermediate (COLLAB250) v3.0 course shows you how to install, troubleshoot, and maintain Cisco® Meeting Servers. Through hands-on learning, you will learn how to install and configure Cisco Meeting Server in single combined and single split deployments, use troubleshooting tools, and integrate Cisco Meeting Server with popular communications applications.

Cisco Meeting Server brings premises-based video, audio, and web communication together to meet the collaboration needs of the modern workplace.

This course will help you:

  • Gain hands-on expertise installing Cisco Meeting Server in single combined and single split deployments
  • Troubleshoot Cisco Meeting Server installations with troubleshooting tools
  • Integrate Cisco Meeting Server with Cisco TelePresence® Video Communication Server (VCS), Cisco Unified Communications Manager, and Microsoft Skype for Business

Who should attend

This course is for IT professionals who implement and maintain Cisco Meeting Server single server and single server split deployments including:

  • System engineers
  • Technical support personnel
  • Cisco integrators and partners


To fully benefit from this course, you should first complete the following course or obtain the equivalent knowledge and skills:

COLLAB150, or Acano Certified Operator, or equivalent knowledge

Course Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Install and configure a Cisco Meeting Server single combined server deployment inside the enterprise
  • Use the tools provided for troubleshooting
  • Install and configure a Cisco Meeting Server single split deployment that extends access to outside the firewall and that links to other internal Unified Communications applications

Outline: Cisco Meeting Server Intermediate (COLLAB250)

Cisco Meeting Server Single Combined Server Solution

  • Examining the Cisco Meeting Solution Capabilities
  • Reviewing Authentication and Encryption
  • Examining the Single Combined Server Deployment
  • Preparing for the Cisco Meeting Server Installation
  • Installing the Cisco Meeting Server
  • Exploring the Web Admin
  • Exploring the Call Bridge
  • Exploring the XMPP Server
  • Exploring the Web Bridge

Troubleshooting Tools

  • Using Troubleshooting Tools

Firewall Traversal and Application Integration

  • Deploying a TURN Server
  • Deploying Firewall and NAT Traversal
  • Integration with Unified Communications Platforms

Lab outline

  • Lab Connectivity
  • Single Combined Server Deployment Preparation
  • Single Combined Server Deployment
  • Troubleshooting Tools
  • Single Split Server Deployment
  • Implementing Expressway
  • Unified Communications Integration
Online Training

Duration 2 days

  • Country: US
    US$ 1,500
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 15 CLC
Classroom Training

Duration 2 days

  • United States:
    Country: US
    US$ 1,500
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 15 CLC

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