Cisco® Implementing Cisco® Data Center Core Technologies v1.2 (DCCOR)

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5 days - $4,595

The Implementing and Operating Cisco Data Center Core Technologies (DCCOR) v1.2 course helps you prepare for the Cisco CCNP Data Center and CCIE Data Center certifications for advanced-level data center roles. In this course, you will master the skills and technologies you need to implement data center compute, LAN and SAN infrastructure. You will also learn the essentials of automation and security in data centers. You will gain hands-on experience deploying, securing, operating, and maintaining Cisco data center infrastructure including: Cisco MDS Switches and Cisco Nexus Switches; Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) B-Series Blade Servers, and Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers. This course also earns you 64 Continuing Education (CE) credits towards recertification.
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This Course is for…

Network designers
Network administrators
Network engineers
Systems engineers
Data center engineers
Consulting systems engineers
Technical solutions architects
Field engineers
Cisco integrators and partners
Server administrator
Network manager

Schedule / Enroll

08/12/20249:00 AM - 5:00 PM ET$4,595.00
08/26/202410:00 AM - 6:00 PM ET$4,595.00
  • Course Outline
  • Objectives
  • 1 – Implementing Data Center Switching Protocols*

    • Spanning Tree Protocol
    • Port Channels Overview

    2 – Implementing First-Hop Redundancy Protocols*

    • Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP) Overview
    • Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) Overview

    3 – Implementing Routing in Data Center*

    • Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) v2 and Open Settlement Protocol (OSP) v3
    • Border Gateway Protocol

    4 – Implementing Multicast in Data Center*

    • IP Multicast in Data Center Networks
    • Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) and Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD)

    5 – Implementing Data Center Overlay Protocols

    • Cisco Overlay Transport Virtualization
    • Virtual Extensible LAN

    6 – Implementing Network Infrastructure Security*

    • User Accounts and Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
    • Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA) and SSH on Cisco NX-OS

    7 – Describing Cisco Application-Centric Infrastructure

    • Cisco ACI Overview, Initialization, and Discovery
    • Cisco ACI Management

    8 – Describing Cisco ACI Building Blocks and VMM Domain Integration

    • Tenant-Based Components
    • Cisco ACI Endpoints and Endpoint Groups (EPG)

    9 – Describing Packet Flow in Data Center Network*

    • Data Center Traffic Flows
    • Packet Flow in Cisco Nexus Switches

    10 – Describing Cisco Cloud Service and Deployment Models

    • Cloud Architectures
    • Cloud Deployment Models

    11 – Describing Data Center Network Infrastructure Management, Maintenance, and Operations*

    • Time Synchronization
    • Network Configuration Management

    12 – Explaining Cisco Network Assurance Concepts*

    • Need for Network Assurance
    • Cisco Streaming Telemetry Overview

    13 – Implementing Fibre Channel Fabric

    • Fibre Channel Basics
    • Virtual Storage Area Network (VSAN) Overview

    14 – Implementing Storage Infrastructure Services

    • Distributed Device Aliases
    • Zoning

    15 – Implementing FCoE Unified Fabric

    • Fibre Channel over Ethernet
    • Describing FCoE

    16 – Implementing Storage Infrastructure Security*

    • User Accounts and RBAC
    • Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting

    17 – Describing Data Center Storage Infrastructure Maintenance and Operations*

    • Time Synchronization
    • Software Installation and Upgrade

    18 – Describing Cisco UCS Server Form Factors*

    • Cisco UCS B-Series Blade Servers
    • Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Servers

    19 – Implementing Cisco Unified Computing Network Connectivity

    • Cisco UCS Fabric Interconnect
    • Cisco UCS B-Series Connectivity

    20 – Implementing Cisco Unified Computing Server Abstraction

    • Identity Abstraction
    • Service Profile Templates

    21 – Implementing Cisco Unified Computing SAN Connectivity

    • iSCSI Overview
    • Fibre Channel Overview

    22 – Implementing Unified Computing Security

    • User Accounts and RBAC
    • Options for Authentication

    23 – Introducing Cisco HyperFlex Systems*

    • Hyper converged and Integrated Systems Overview
    • Cisco HyperFlex Solution

    24 – Describing Data Center Unified Computing Management, Maintenance, and Operations*

    • Compute Configuration Management
    • Software Updates

    25 – Implementing Cisco Data Center Automation and Scripting Tools*

    • Cisco NX-OS
  • After taking this course, you should be able to:
    Implement routing and switching protocols in Data Center environment
    Implement overlay networks in data center
    Introduce high-level Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI™) concepts and Cisco Virtual Machine manager (VMM) domain integration
    Describe Cisco Cloud Service and deployment models
    Implement Fibre Channel fabric
    Implement Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) unified fabric
    Implement security features in data center
    Implement software management and infrastructure monitoring
    Implement Cisco UCS Fabric Interconnect and Server abstraction
    Implement SAN connectivity for Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®)
    Describe Cisco HyperFlex™ infrastructure concepts and benefits
    Implement Cisco automation and scripting tools in data center
    Evaluate automation and orchestration technologies