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DCCUCS – Configuring Cisco Unified Computing System


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  Feb 17 - Feb 19, 2021

  May 3 - May 5, 2021

  Aug 16 - Aug 18, 2021

  Nov 1 - Nov 3, 2021

  • 3 dager
    Data Center (Insoft Specials)

    Classroom + Online

    Course Details


    The Configuring Cisco Unified Computing System (DCCUCS) v1.0 is a 3-day instructor led or e-learning course that shows you how to deploy, secure, operate, and maintain Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) B-series blade servers, Cisco UCS C-Series, and S-Series rack servers for use in data centers. You will learn how to implement management and orchestration software for Cisco UCS. You will gain hands-on practice on: configuring key features of Cisco UCS, Cisco UCS Director, and Cisco UCS Manager; implementing UCS management software including Cisco UCS Director, Cisco UCS Manager, and Cisco Intersight; and more.

    This course can be used to prepare for the new CCNP Data Center and CCIE Data Center certifications.


    After taking this course, you should be able to:

    • Describe and implement Fibre Channel, zoning, and NPV features on Cisco UCS
    • Describe and implement FCoE on Cisco UCS
    • Describe Cisco UCS policies for service profiles
    • Describe Cisco Adapter FEX and Single Root I/O Virtualization
    • Describe and implement RBAC on Cisco UCS
    • Describe and implement external authentication providers on Cisco UCS Manager
    • Describe and implement key management on Cisco UCS Manager
    • Describe and implement Cisco UCS Director
    • Describe and implement Cisco Intersight
    • Describe the scripting options for Cisco UCS Manager
    • Describe and implement monitoring on Cisco UCS Manager


    • Implementing Fibre Channel on Cisco UCS
      • Fibre Channel Port Channel Functionality
      • Purpose of Zoning
      • Cisco NPV and Fibre Channel Switching Mode
    • Implementing FCoE on Cisco UCS
      • FCoE Topologies
      • FCoE Initialization Protocol
      • FCoE Communication
      • Cisco Data Center Bridging
      • SAN Boot Requirements
    • Describing Cisco UCS Policies for Service Profiles
      • Storage Policies
      • BIOS Policies
      • Boot Policy
      • IPMI Policies
      • Scrub Policies
      • Maintenance Policies
    • Describing Cisco Adapter FEX and Single Root I/O Virtualization
      • Cisco FEX Overview
      • Cisco Adapter FEX
      • Single Root I/O Virtualization
    • Implementing RBAC on Cisco UCS
      • RBAC in Cisco UCS
      • Users, Roles, and Privileges
      • Functions of Organizations and Locales
      • Effective Rights of a User
    • Implementing External Authentication Providers
      • Options for External Authentication Providers
    • Implementing Key Management on Cisco UCS Manager
      • Public Key Infrastructure
    • Implementing Key Management on Cisco UCS Manager
      • Public Key Infrastructure
    • Implementing Cisco UCS Director
      • Cisco UCS Director Overview
      • Install Cisco UCS Director
      • Virtual and Physical Accounts
      • Policies, Virtual Data Centers, and Catalogs
      • Self-Service Portal
      • Cisco UCS Director with VMware
      • Managing VMs
      • Compute Management with Cisco UCS Director
      • Reporting and Monitoring in Cisco UCS Director
    • Implementing Cisco Intersight
      • Cisco Intersight Overview
      • Key Features of Cisco Intersight
    • Describing the Scripting Options for Cisco UCS
      • Cisco UCS Manager XML API
      • Cisco UCS Management Information Tree
      • Managed Object Browser
      • Cisco UCS Manager PowerTool
      • Cisco UCS Python SDK
    • Implementing Monitoring on Cisco UCS Manager
      • Logging Sources in Cisco UCS Manager
      • Port Monitoring Capabilities of Cisco UCS Manager
      • SNMP Security Ramifications
      • Cisco UCS Manager Call Home Feature
      • Describe the Cisco UCS Manager Call Home feature


    To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

    • General knowledge of servers
    • Routing and switching knowledge
    • Storage area networking knowledge
    • Server virtualization knowledge