Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI)

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Who should attend

  • Network Designer
  • Server Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Consulting Systems Engineer
  • Technical Solutions Architect
  • Cisco Integrators and Partners
  • Network Administrator
  • Storage Administrator
  • Network Manager

Certifications

Prerequisites

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
  • Implement Cisco UCS C-Series rack servers in standalone mode. Boot from the local hard drive and mount the Fibre Channel SAN LUN for shared storage
  • Install Cisco R-Series rack enclosures in the data center
  • Install components in the Cisco UCS C-Series rack server prior to rack mounting
  • Install Cisco UCS C-Series rack servers in a Cisco R-Series rack
  • Use the Cisco UCS Host Upgrade Utility to upgrade or downgrade C-Series firmware to the correct version
  • Provision SNMP and syslog, and use C-Series monitoring tools
  • Use the Cisco Integrated Management Controller to provision LAN and SAN connectivity for the C-Series server
  • Use the LSI MegaRAID web user interface to provision local hard drives into a RAID 5 array
  • Install VMware ESXi in the C-Series server local hard drives
  • Implement system management, maintenance, and high-availability services for Cisco UCS B-Series
  • Implement local and remote authentication services to restrict privileges and delegate management authority in Cisco UCS Manager
  • List the processes for managing the firmware repository and upgrade or downgrade Cisco UCS firmware components using Cisco UCS Manager
  • Implement backup and restore capabilities in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Implement syslog, Smart Call Home, and SPAN
  • Maintain Cisco UCS in a high-availability configuration
  • Implement generation 1 and generation 2 connectivity
  • Differentiate between physical connections on the IOM and the redundant connections for management and data plane over the I/O MUX and midplane
  • Install and power up Cisco UCS B-Series hardware
  • Implement LAN connectivity for Cisco UCS B-Series hardware
  • Implement SAN connectivity for Cisco UCS B-Series hardware
  • Provision servers by leveraging reusable pools, policies, and templates that allow for rapid provisioning and consistency of policy
  • Perform initial Cisco UCS cluster setup and provide management IP addresses for blade servers
  • Provision VLANs and fabric interconnect uplinks for server connectivity to the Layer 3 data center cloud
  • Provision VSANs and fabric interconnect Fibre Channel uplinks for server connectivity to the data center storage cloud
  • Provision resource pools for servers, UUIDs, MAC addresses, WWNN, WWPN, and iSCSI
  • Configure reusable server policies in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Provision service profiles with initial and updating templates
  • Implement virtualization features unique to Cisco UCS that improve performance and manageability
  • Describe Cisco VM-FEX and Cisco VM-FEX universal passthrough technologies
  • Provision Cisco VM-FEX in Cisco UCS Manager and the VMware vCenter Server
  • Provision Cisco VM-FEX universal passthrough in Cisco UCS Manager and the VMware vCenter Server

Follow On Courses

Course Content

Implementation engineers and technicians who take this course will learn how to implement and operate UCS B-Series Blade Servers and UCS C-Series Rack-Mount servers.

Through lectures and hands-on labs, you will learn to provision and install server hardware, operating systems, hypervisors and applications. Other topics also included are how to maintain UCS servers and how to use the management tools that are available.

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Slovenia: 2,500.- €
  • Poland: 2,500.- €
  • Turkey: 2,500.- €
  • Bulgaria: 2,500.- €
  • Lithuania: 2,500.- €
  • Romania: 2,500.- €
  • Serbia: 2,500.- €
  • Slovakia: 2,500.- €
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Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Slovenia: 2,500.- €
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11/09/2017 - 15/09/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.   Time zone: Asia/Istanbul 2,500.- € Course language: English Enroll
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. Please note, local pricing is applicable.
 

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