Length: 5 day
Audience: This course is for systems engineers, technical architects, & product specialists in data center technical sales roles. Students include those who need to gain experience with understanding, configuring, & designing the data center networking environment with Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches.
DCACIF (Data Center Application Centric Infrastructure Fundamentals) is a 5-day Instructor-led training course that is designed for systems & field engineers who install & implement the Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in ACI mode using the updated 2.0(x) version & updated Cisco Nexus 9000 hardware platform. The course covers the key components & procedures you need to know to understand, configure, manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in ACI mode utilizing the updated 2.0(x) version, & how to connect the ACI Fabric to external networks & services.
Cisco ACI Release 2.0(x) offers many new features. The main new features introduced with the 2.0 version are:
ACI vCenter Plugin for VMware vSphere Web Client
AVS Health Status
Contact Permit Logging
Digital Optical Monitoring
Layer 3 Multicast Support
Added OSPF Inbound Route Controls
Policy-Based Redirect for Provisions Service Appliances
EPG Deployment Through AEP
FCoE N-Port Virtualization Support
Layer 3 EVPN Services Over WAN Fabric
Support for Multiple vCenters per Fabric
All lab exercises included in this training course will utilize Cisco ACI Release 2.0(x) version. The lab does not necessarily show all new feature uses.