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Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) 1.0 Expert Encore


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Target Audience
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Overview/Description
This is an introductory course on Cisco Data Center Technologies. Upon completion of this course students will be able to identify and describe the components that make up a data center. These components include Nexus switches, MDS switches, the Cisco UCS line of servers, and storage. In addition, students will discover the benefits of Data Center virtualization and a unified fabric.
Prerequisites
None Required
Certification
This course offers the official training for the Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (640-916 DCICT) certification exam which is a component exam for the CCNA Data Center certification.
Exams
640-916 DCICT
Outline
Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies
Module 1: Cisco Data Center Network Services
Lesson 1: Examining Functional Layers of the Cisco Data Center
Lesson 2: Reviewing the Cisco Nexus Product Family
Lesson 3: Reviewing the Cisco MDS Product Family
Lesson 4: Monitoring the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 5000 Series Switches
Lesson 5: Describing vPCs and Cisco FabricPath in the Data Center
Lesson 6: Using OTV on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Module 2: Cisco Data Center Virtualization
Lesson 1: Virtualizing Network Devices
Lesson 2: Virtualizing Storage
Lesson 3: Virtualizing Server Solutions
Lesson 4: Using the Cisco Nexus 1000V Series Switch
Lesson 5: Verifying Setup and Operation of the Cisco Nexus 1000V Series Switch
Module 3: Cisco Data Center Storage Networking
Lesson 1: Comparing Storage Connectivity Options in the Data Center
Lesson 2: Describing Fibre Channel Storage Networking
Lesson 3: Verifying Fibre Channel Communications on Cisco MDS 9000 Series Multilayer Switches
Module 4: Cisco Data center Unified Fabric
Lesson 1: Describing DCB
Lesson 2: Identifying Connectivity Options for FCoE on the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch
Lesson 3: Describing Enhanced FCoE Scalability with Cisco Nexus 2232 10GE Fabric Extenders
Module 5: Cisco UCS
Lesson 1: Describing the Cisco UCS BSeries Product Family
Lesson 2: Describing the Cisco UCS CSeries Product Family
Lesson 3: Connecting Cisco UCS BSeries Blade Servers
Lesson 4: Setting up an Initial Cisco UCS B-Series Cluster
Lesson 5: Describing Cisco UCS Manager Operations
Lesson 6: Describing Cisco UCS Manager Pools, Policies, Templates, and Service Profiles


Target Audience
This course is intended for students who are new to Data Centers and looking to understand all the components that make up a real-world Data Center. In addition, anyone interested in the DCICT CCNA Data Center certification exam will benefit from this course.

Expected Duration (hours)
32.0

Lesson Objectives

Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) 1.0 Expert Encore

  • Cisco Data Center Network Services
  • Cisco Data Center Virtualization
  • Cisco Data Center Storage Networking
  • Cisco Data center Unified Fabric
  • Cisco UCS
  • Course Number:
    LLCS0097