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Network Convergence System 5000 Series Router (NCS5000)


Course Overview

The Network Convergence System 5000 Series Router course is an instructor-led, lab-based, hands-on course offered by Cisco® Learning Services.

This course focuses on the Cisco Network Convergence System (NCS) 5000 Series hardware features. It covers the features and functions of the NCS 5000 Series chassis, hardware architecture, and boot process and features of the Cisco IOS® XR 6.0 software.

Who should attend

This course is designed for technical professionals who need to learn about the NCS 5000 Series hardware.

Targeted roles include:

  • Systems engineers
  • Technical support personnel
  • Channel partners and resellers


Recommended Prerequisites

Cisco recommends that you have the following prerequisite knowledge and skills:

  • Knowledge of general routing concepts
  • Experience working with command-line interface (CLI)-based network devices

Course Objectives

  • Examining the Cisco NCS 5001, 5002, and 5011 routers
  • Working with Cisco IOS XR 6.0
  • Zero-touch provisioning
  • Network Virtualization (nV) Satellite
  • Buffer management and quality of service (QoS)

Course Content

Lesson 1: Examining Cisco NCS 5000 Series Hardware
  • The Cisco NCS 5000 Series Chassis
  • Optical Interfaces
  • Architecture and Packet Flow
  • Power and Cooling Systems
Lesson 2: Examining the Features of Cisco IOS XR 6.0
  • Cisco IOS XR 6.0 Software Architecture
  • Cisco IOS XR 6.0 Operating System Structure
  • Cisco IOS XR 6.0 Package Format
Lesson 3: Examining the Cisco NCS 5000 Series Boot Process
  • The NCS 5000 Series Boot Process
  • Zero-Touch Provisioning
Lesson 4: Examining NCS 5000 Additional Features
  • Layer 2 Interfaces
  • nV Satellite
  • Buffer Management
  • Quality of Service (QoS)
Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 1 day

Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.  Enquire a date