Cisco PowerVu Network Centre Intermediate Training (PNCI)


Course Overview

The Cisco® PowerVu Network Centre System Intermediate Training instructor-led course offered by Cisco Learning Services teaches you how to perform advanced tasks, including configuring and troubleshooting a Cisco PowerVu system.

Who should attend

This course is designed for technical professionals who need to know how to administer and troubleshoot a Cisco PowerVu system. Targeted roles include:

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


The course prerequisite is completion of the Cisco PowerVu Network Centre Foundation Training course, or equivalent experience.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Perform important server administrative tasks, which include user management, data replication, shutting down and restarting the system, and performing regular backups
  • Apply basic troubleshooting principles, PowerVu Network Centre utilities, and common tools when troubleshooting a PowerVu system
  • Specifying the function and configuration of each type of PowerVu device in the signal flow of the PowerVu system
  • Describe the following advanced features: Simulcrypt, Digital Program Insertion Source, and Statmux

Course Content

This course teaches you how to:

  • Configure devices through the PowerVu Network Centre control server and PowerVu Management Console
  • Perform server administrative tasks, such as using basic UNIX commands, backing up the database, and rebooting the system
  • Perform basic troubleshooting by reviewing available tools and verifying the signal and configuration from the signal input into the encoders to the signal reception at the decoders
  • Use Simulcrypt, Statmux, and Digital Program Insertion (DPI) advanced features

This course is offered remotely; however, considerably more hands-on opportunity is available at the Cisco Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA, training facility, where the Cisco PowerVu training lab is located.

Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 5 days


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