5 Days

Who should attend

  • Network Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • Network Designers
  • System Engineers
  • Network Managers involved with Data Center Infrastructure

Cisco Career Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

  • Cisco Data Center Networking Infrastructure Support Specialist


CCNP or CCIE Routing and Switching certification status or equivalent knowledge

Course Objectives

The goal of the DCNI-1 2.0 curriculum is to enable customers to build scalable, reliable, and intelligent Data Center networks using Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series switches.

Course Content

This 5-day course offers Data Center-oriented content primarily focused on the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series switches, Cisco Catalyst 4900 Series top-of-rack switches, and to a lesser degree also on the Blade switches. This is one of six courses and exams that support the Advanced Data Center Networking Infrastructure partner specialization

Course Outline

  • Implementing the Catalyst 6500, 4900 and Blade Switches.
  • Implementing Firewall Services Module for a Data Center Network Infrastructure.
  • Implementing Network Analysis with NAM.
  • Implementing High Availability Data Center Features.