Preferred method of contact:

Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN v6.0)

COURSE TYPE

Foundation

Course Number

2842

Duration

5 Days

PDF Add to WishList

This Cisco Data Center Networking training course is a five-day instructor-led course designed to help students prepare for the Cisco CCNA Data Center certification and for associate-level data center roles. The course covers foundational knowledge, skills, and technologies including network protocols and host-to-host communication, data center networking concepts and technologies, data center storage networking, and Cisco UCS architecture.

You Will Learn How To

  • Describe and identify data center network protocols and host-to-host communication
  • Describe basic data center networking concepts and use the Cisco NX-OS command line interface and implement VLANs, trunks, and port channels
  • Describe advanced data center networking concepts, implement multilayer switching, and perform basic configuration: protocols (OSPF, EIGRP, HSRP); AAA on Cisco NX-OS devices and secure remote administration; and access control lists
  • Describe and compare basic data center storage connectivity options and configure VSANs
  • Describe advanced data center storage and configure zoning, NPV mode, and NPIV on Cisco Nexus and Cisco MDS Switches
  • Identify the components of Cisco UCS architecture and use the Cisco UCS Manager GUI

Important Course Information

Requirements:

  • The knowledge, skills, and attitudes that a learner is expected to have before attending this course are as follows:
    • Good understanding of networking protocols
    • Good understanding of the VMware environment
    • Basic computer literacy
    • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems
    • Basic Internet usage skills

Exam Information:

  • Course tuition does not include an exam voucher.

Redeem Your Cisco Learning Credits (CLCs):

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Network Protocols and Host-to-Host Communication

Lesson 1: Describing Ethernet Functions and Standards

Lesson 2: Describing Ethernet Hardware and Switching

Lesson 3: Describing OSI and TCP/IP Models

Lesson 4: Describing IPv4 and IPv6 Network Layer Addressing

Lesson 5: Describing Packet Delivery on a Hierarchical Network

Lesson 6: Describing the TCP/IP Transport Layer

  • Module 2: Basic Data Center Networking Concepts

Lesson 1: Describing Data Center Network Architectures

Lesson 2: Describing the Cisco Nexus Family and NX-OS

Lesson 3: Implementing VLANs and Trunks

Lesson 4: Describing Redundant Switched Topologies

  • Module 3: Advanced Data Center Networking Concepts

Lesson 1: Describing the Routing Process on Nexus Switches

Lesson 2: Describing Routing Protocols on Nexus Switches

Lesson 3: Describing Layer 3 First Hop Redundancy

Lesson 4: Describing AAA on Nexus Switches

Lesson 5: Describing ACLs on Nexus Switches

  • Module 4: Basic Data Center Storage

Lesson 1: Describing Storage Connectivity Options in the Data Center

Lesson 2: Describing Fibre Channel Storage Networking

Lesson 3: Describing VSANs

  • Module 5: Advanced Data Center Storage

Lesson 1: Describing Communication Between Initiator and Target

Lesson 2: Describing Fibre Channel Zone Types and Their Uses

Lesson 3: Describing Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV

Lesson 4: Describing Data Center Ethernet Enhancements

Lesson 5: Describing Fibre Channel over Ethernet

  • Module 6: Cisco UCS Architecture

Lesson 1: Describing Cisco UCS Server Hardware Components

Lesson 2: Cisco UCS Physical Connectivity for a Fabric Interconnect Cluster

Lesson 3: Describing the Cisco UCS Manager Interfaces

Show complete outline
Show Less

Convenient Ways to Attend This Instructor-Led Course

Delivered by a a Cisco Certified Partner

Hassle-Free Enrollment: No advance payment required to reserve your seat.
Tuition due 30 days after you attend your course.

In the Classroom

Live, Online

Private Team Training

In the Classroom — OR — Live, Online

Tuition — Standard: $4495   Government: $4045

Nov 6 - 10 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Nov 6 - 10 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CET
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Nov 27 - Dec 1 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Dec 4 - 8 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM IST
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Dec 11 - 15 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM MST
Salt Lake City, UT Salt Lake City, UT Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jan 8 - 12 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PST
Seattle, WA Seattle, WA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jan 8 - 12 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Jan 15 - 19 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EST
New York, NY New York, NY Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jan 15 - 19 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM IST
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Jan 22 - 26 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST
Chicago (Rosemont), IL Chicago (Rosemont), IL Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jan 29 - Feb 2 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CET
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Feb 5 - 9 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EST
Columbia, MD Columbia, MD Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Feb 12 - 16 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PST
Campbell, CA Campbell, CA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Feb 12 - 16 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST
St. Louis, MO St. Louis, MO Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Feb 19 - 23 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM MST
Denver, CO Denver, CO Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Feb 26 - Mar 2 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PST
Glendale, CA Glendale, CA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Mar 5 - 9 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PST
Portland, OR Portland, OR Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Mar 12 - 16 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Boxborough, MA Boxborough, MA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Mar 19 - 23 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Herndon, VA Herndon, VA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Mar 26 - 30 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis, MN Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Apr 2 - 6 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Apr 9 - 13 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM MDT
Salt Lake City, UT Salt Lake City, UT Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Apr 23 - 27 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Overland Park, KS Overland Park, KS Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

May 14 - 18 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Chicago (Rosemont), IL Chicago (Rosemont), IL Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jun 4 - 8 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Columbia, MD Columbia, MD Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jun 18 - 22 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
Campbell, CA Campbell, CA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jun 25 - 29 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Jul 9 - 13 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
St. Louis, MO St. Louis, MO Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jul 18 - 22 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
Glendale, CA Glendale, CA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Jul 23 - 27 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Herndon, VA Herndon, VA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Aug 6 - 10 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
Portland, OR Portland, OR Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Aug 13 - 17 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Minneapolis, MN Minneapolis, MN Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Aug 20 - 24 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
Seattle, WA Seattle, WA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Aug 27 - 31 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
New York, NY New York, NY Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Sep 10 - 14 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Chicago (Rosemont), IL Chicago (Rosemont), IL Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Sep 17 - 21 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM CDT
Online (WebEx) Online (WebEx) Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

Live, Online

Sep 24 - 28 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Columbia, MD Columbia, MD Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Oct 1 - 5 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Boxborough, MA Boxborough, MA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Oct 8 - 12 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
Campbell, CA Campbell, CA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Oct 15 - 19 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM MDT
Denver, CO Denver, CO Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Oct 22 - 26 (5 Days)
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM PDT
Glendale, CA Glendale, CA Reserve Your Seat

How would you like to attend?

In-Class

Guaranteed to Run

Show all dates
Show fewer dates

Private Team Training

Enrolling at least 3 people in this course? Consider bringing this (or any course that can be custom designed) to your preferred location as a private team training.

For details, call 1-888-843-8733 or Click Here »

Tuition

Standard

Government

In Classroom or
Online

Standard

$4495

Government

$4045

Private Team Training

Contact Us »

Training Hours

Training hours vary depending on the time zone in which your course is scheduled.
}

- ,

Prev
Next
Chat Now

Please Choose a Language

Canada - English

Canada - Français