The Introducing Cisco NX-OS Switches and Fabrics in the Data Center (DCINX) v1.0 course gives you a technical overview the Cisco Nexus Switches key capabilities including platforms, architecture, software, management, and features that contribute to performance, high availability, flexibility, operational simplicity, and investment protection. The course is for technical decision makers and IT professionals who architect, implement, and manage Cisco Nexus switches in data center environments. You will have hand-on practice exploring key features including Virtual Device Contexts (VDC), FHRP protocols, and user management.
The Configuring Cisco Nexus Switches (DCCNX) v1.0 course may also be taken after taking this course to learn how to configure the Cisco Nexus Switches using Cisco NX-OS.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
Identify the platforms that make the Cisco Nexus 7000, 5000, 3000, and 2000 product families
Implement Cisco Nexus
Explore Cisco Nexus basic features
Describe virtual device contexts
Describe port channels and virtual port channels
Configure First Hop Redundancy protocols
Outline: Introducing Cisco NX-OS Switches and Fabrics in the Data Center (DCINX)
Identifying Cisco Nexus Platforms
Cisco Nexus 7000 and 7700 Series Overview
Cisco Nexus 5600 Series Overview
Cisco Nexus 3000 Series Overview
Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Overview
Implementing Cisco Nexus
Cisco Nexus in Data Center Architecture
Cisco NX-OS Software
Managing Cisco Nexus
Cisco Nexus CLI and GUI Management Interfaces
Cisco NX-OS Setup Utility
PowerOn Auto Provisioning
Cisco NX-OS User Management
User Account and Role Configuration
Describing Virtual Device Contexts
Virtual Device Context
VDC Resources and Resource Templates
Describing Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels
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Instructor-led Online Training:
This is an Instructor-Led Online (ILO) course. These sessions are conducted via WebEx in a VoIP environment and require an Internet Connection and headset with microphone connected to your computer or laptop.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered simultaneously in two modalities. Choose to attend the Instructor-Led Online (ILO) virtual session or Instructor-Led Classroom (ILT) session.