Velisa Africa is the official Global Knowledge partner in Sub-Saharan Africa. Course details : https://www.globalknowledge.co.uk/courses/cisco/data_center/dcid.html
Focused on the designing of data centers with Cisco components and technologies. This course covers network designs with virtualization, Layer 2 and Layer 3 technologies, routing protocols and data center interconnect design options. Also covered are device virtualization technologies such as virtual data centers and network function virtualization with virtual appliances including virtual switches, routers and firewalls. Storage and SAN design is covered, with an explanation of Fibre Channel networks and Cisco Unified Fabric. Design practices for the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) solution based on Cisco UCS B-Series and C-Series servers and Cisco UCS Manager are covered. Network management technologies include UCS Manager, Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager, and Cisco UCS Director. The course includes theoretical content, as well as designoriented case studies that are in the form of activities.
The course is designed to help students prepare for Cisco CCNP Data Center certification and for professional-level data center roles.
Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:
Have attended or have knowledge equivalent to:
- DCICN – Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking
- DCICT – Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies
- DCII – Implementing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure
- DCUCI – Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing
- DCVAI – Implementing Cisco Data Center Virtualization and Automation