CISCO – DCICN – Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking

Carga horária: 40 horas

Module 1: Network Protocols and Host-to-Host Communication

  • LAN
    • Benefits and characteristics
    • Components and functions
  • Ethernet hardware and switches
  • OSI and TCP/IP models
  • IPv4 and IPv6 network layer
    • Function of IP
    • Characteristics of IP
    • Addresses
  • Packet delivery process
  • TCO/IP transport layer

Module 2: Basic Data Center Networking Concepts

  • Data center network architectures
  • Cisco Nexus family and NX-OS
    • Licenses
    • Connectivity tools
  • VLAN
    • Purpose
    • Function
    • Configuring
  • Trunks
  • Redundant switched topologies (STP)
    • Issues
    • Port costs and port roles
    • Benefits of RSTP
    • Benefits of MSTP

Module 3: Advanced Data Center Networking Concepts

  • Routing process on Nexus switches
  • Routing protocols on Nexus switches
  • Layer 3 redundancy
  • Configure user security features
  • ACL
    • Introduction
    • Processing
    • Configuring
    • Object groups

Module 4: Basic Data Center Storage

  • Compare block- and file-based network storage
  • NFS, fibre channel, iSCSI and SCSI
  • Fibre channel storage networking
  • VSANs
    • Configure and manage
    • Best practices

Module 5: Advanced Data Center Storage

  • Initiator and target communication
    • Fibre channel layered model
    • FCNS and FLOGI process
  • Fibre channel zone
    • LUN masking
    • Guidelines
    • Verification
    • Set distribution
    • Read-only zones
    • Recommended practices
  • NPV and NPIV
  • Ethernet enhancements
  • Fibre channel over Ethernet

Module 6: Cisco UCS Architecture

  • Cisco UCS
    • Server components
    • Architecture
    • UCS manager
    • UCS central software
  • Cisco UCS Physical Connectivity for a Fabric Interconnect Cluster
  • UCS Manger interfaces

Labs:

  • Lab 1: Use the DCICN Lab System
  • Lab 2: Explore LAN Communication
  • Lab 3: Explore Protocol Analysis
  • Lab 4: Explore TCP and UDP Communication
  • Lab 5: Explore the Cisco NX-OS Command Line Interface
  • Lab 6: Explore Topology Discovery and Documentation
  • Lab 7: Implement VLANs and Trunks
  • Lab 8: Map a Spanning Tree and Configure Port Channels
  • Lab 9: Implement Multilayer Switching
  • Lab 10: Configure OSPF
  • Lab 11: Configure EIGRP
  • Lab 12: Configure HSRP
  • Lab 13: Configure AAA and Secure Remote Administration
  • Lab 14: Configure ACLs
  • Lab 15: Configure VSANs
  • Lab 16: Validate FLOGI and FCNS
  • Lab 17: Configure Zoning
  • Lab 18: Explore the Cisco UCS Manager GUI
  • Written Lab 19: Calculate Decimal, Binary, and Subnet (Optional)