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DCUCSIv46 Data Center Unified Computing Server Integration v4.6

Network Training Course Description:
Data Center Unified Computing Server Implementation (DCUCSI) is designed to serve the needs of engineers and technicians who implement Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) B-Series Blade Servers and Cisco UCS C-Series Rack-Mount Servers.
Network Training Course Duration:
5 DAYS
Network Training Course Target Audience:
The primary audience for this course is data-center technicians, data-center administrators, and system engineers,The secondary audience for this course is data-center designers and managers,The tertiary audience for this course is program and project managers
Network Training Course Prerequisite:
Understanding of server system design and architecture,Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking,Familiarity with SANs,Familiarity with Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP),Understanding of Cisco Enterprise Data Center Architecture,Familiarity with hypervisor technologies (VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix Xen)
Course Content:

  • Module 1: UCS Architecture Overview

    • Lesson 1: Overview of the Cisco Unified Computing System Architecture and Components

  • Module 2: UCS B-Series Servers

    • Lesson 1: Cisco UCS B-Series Chassis, Power and Licensing
    • Lesson 2: B-Series Server Architecture and Features
    • Lesson 3: Exploring the UCS Manager and CLI Interfaces

  • Module 3: Basic Service Profiles and LAN Connectivity

    • Lesson 1: Configuring LAN Connectivity
    • Lesson 2: Creating Basic Service Profiles

  • Module 4: Extended Service Profiles and SAN Connectivity

    • Lesson 1: Configuring SAN Connectivity
    • Lesson 2: Creating Extended Service Profiles

  • Module 5: Enhancing the Functionality of Service Profiles

    • Lesson 1: Creating Identity and Resource Pools
    • Lesson 2: Using Pools in Service Profiles
    • Lesson 3: Creating and Assigning Policies to Service Profiles
    • Lesson 4: Templates and Cloning

  • Module 6: Virtual Networking Considerations

    • Lesson 1: Working with VMware Ethernet Networking
    • Lesson 2: Nexus 1000V in UCS
    • Lesson 3: Installing and Configuring Nexus 1000V
    • Lesson 4: Configuring Nexus 1000V Networking
    • Lesson 5: Configuring UCSM for VMware PTS

  • Module 7: Integrating the C-Series in UCS

    • Lesson 1: Integrating the C-Series Servers

  • Module 8: Managing the UCS

    • Lesson 1: RBAC and Authentication
    • Lesson 2: Backup and Restore Operations
    • Lesson 3: Monitoring System Events
    • Lesson 4: Managing and Upgrading Firmware