Cisco Intersight Overview (DCISO)


Course Overview

Cisco Intersight Overview (DCISO) v1.0 is a 3-day instructor led course that builds your experience with the administration of Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) X-Series servers, including using Cisco Intersight for UCS management. This course covers architecture, configuration, and operation of Cisco Intersight®, and is designed to serve the needs of engineers seeking to understand the capabilities of Cisco Intersight for managing data centers from a single management platform.

This course will help you:

  • Use SaaS or on-prem version of Cisco Intersight to enable IT organizations to analyze, simplify, and automate their environments in more advanced ways than the prior generations of tools
  • Gain hands-on experience using Cisco Intersight
  • Understand the X-Series, B-Series, and C-Series product line similarities and differences
  • Describe Cisco Intersight and how it can be used to manage UCS and Cisco Hyperflex®
  • Understand the process for upgrading firmware with Cisco Intersight
  • Administering server profiles, pools, and policies with Cisco Intersight
  • Describe how to get started with Cisco Intersight programmability

Who should attend

This course is designed for the following roles:

  • System administrators
  • Technical solutions architects
  • Systems integrators
  • Channel partners
  • Value-added resellers
  • Customer sales engineers
  • DevOps engineers
  • Sales engineers
  • Systems engineers
  • Technical solutions architects


Before enrolling in this course, you should have:

  • Data Center experience
  • Operating systems and virtualization experience
  • Understanding of server system design and architecture
  • Basic knowledge of servers and storage
  • Familiarity with Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) and Cisco Hyperflex
  • Familiarity with Cisco UCS networking and storage concepts

The following Cisco courses may help you meet these prerequisites:

Course Objectives

After completing the course, you should be able to:

  • Understand Cisco UCS Management in Cisco Intersight
  • Describe the Cisco UCS Platform including Cisco X-Series
  • Understand Cisco Intersight Workload Optimizer
  • Explain Kubernetes Orchestration with Cisco Intersight Kubernetes Service (IKS) and Cisco UCS
  • Perform Automation Using Cisco Intersight
  • Create Intersight Elements Using Terraform
  • Manage Intersight Using the API

Outline: Cisco Intersight Overview (DCISO)

  • Describing Cisco UCS Management in Cisco Intersight
  • Describing the Cisco UCS Platform
  • Describing Cisco Intersight Workloads
  • Describing Automation Options Using Cisco Intersight

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

3 days

  • US$ 3,000
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 30
Classroom Training

3 days

  • United States: US$ 3,000
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 30


Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.