Course Duration:

5 Days


It is recommended that a learner has the following knowledge and skills before attending this course:
• Good understanding of networking protocols
• Good understanding of the VMware environment
Cisco learning offerings that contribute to recommended knowledge, skills, and attitudes:
• Introduction to Data Center Networking (DCICN) v6.0 or higher

Course Content

Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) v6.1 is a five-day instructor-led course that is 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 data center network virtualization, unified computing, data center automation and orchestration, and Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). The hands-on lab exercises focus on configuring features on Cisco Nexus Operating System (NX-OS), Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), and Cisco UCS Director.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
• Describe and configure Cisco UCS
• Describe and configure Cisco data center virtualization
• Describe and configure Cisco data center networking
• Describe and configure Cisco automation and orchestration
• Describe and verify Cisco ACI

Course Outline

Module1: Cisco Data Center Network Virtualization
Module 2: Cisco Data Center Network Technologies Configuration
Module 3: Cisco Unified Computing System
Module 4: Data Center Automation and Orchestration
Module 5: Cisco Application-Centric Infrastructure

Who Should Attend

• Channel Partners
• Customers
• Employees
• Entry-level to experienced Network Administrator
• Network Engineer
• Network Designer
• System Administrator
• Systems Engineer
• Technical Solutions Architect