Implementing Data Center Networks Using the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch

  • Код: IDCN7K
  • Продолж.: 24 учебных часа - 3 дня
  • Цена: 87 560 руб.
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Аудитория:

This course is intended for the following audiences:
  • Network Field Engineers;
  • Network System Engineers;
  • Data Center Network Designers;
  • Pre-sales Engineers;
  • Post-sales Engineers;
  • Network Administration Personnel.
Предварительные требования:

Course attendees should possess an intermediate knowledge of switching, routing and storage architectures and protocols, as well as an understanding of server virtualization techniques.

Цели курса:

This three-day class focuses on the implementation, configuration and management of the Nexus 7000 switch and NX-OS software platforms. The courseware includes an effective mix of instructor-led presentations coupled with detailed lab exercises that are designed to build immediate awareness of the features and benefits of this high-availability product set. Upon completing this class, you will be able to install and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 7000 Data Center Switch and configure using the Nexus Operating System (NX-OS). In this course you will learn:
  • features and capabilities of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches;
  • main features of the virtual device contexts (VDCs) in the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS;
  • techniques used to manage the Cisco Nexus 7000;
  • Layer 2 protocols and features on the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS;
  • Layer 3 protocols and features on the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS;
  • quality of service (QoS) features on the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS;
  • security features on the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS.
Содержание курса:

Understanding the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches:
  • Describe the key features of the Cisco Nexus 7010 Chassis;
  • Describe the supervisor engine and line card features;
  • Describe the fabric module capacity and redundancy capability;
  • Describe the buffering capability of each line card module and its relationship to accessing the switch fabric;
  • Describe the Virtual Output Queueing (VOQ) operation and demonstrate packet flow and arbitration across the fabric;
  • Describe the key features of the Cisco Nexus 7010 power supplies and fan cooling system;
  • Describe the connectivity management processor (CMP);
  • Describe the key features of the Cisco Nexus 7018 Chassis;
  • Describe site preparation considerations for the Cisco Nexus 7000 platform.
Overview of the Cisco Nexus 7000:
  • Introduce features of the Cisco NX-OS and enhancements to the CLI;
  • Introduce Cisco NX-OS process recovery;
  • Introduce Cisco NX-OS supervisor redundancy.
Introducing the Virtual Device Contexts in the Cisco Nexus 7000:
  • Describe the architecture of VDCs;
  • Describe the configuration of VDCs;
  • Describe the high-availability capabilities of a VDC.
Managing the Cisco Nexus 7000:
  • Describe SNMP and XML components;
  • Describe Cisco Generic Online Diagnostics;
  • Describe the Cisco EEM components;
  • Describe the Smart Call Home feature;
  • Describe the features of Cisco Data Center Network Manager;
  • Describe system message logging;
  • Describe the use of AAA;
  • Describe role-based access control;
  • Describe the use of configuration checkpoints.
Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS Layer 2 Protocols and Features:
  • Describe the Layer 2 features of the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS;
  • Describe features of VLANs and PVLANs;
  • Describe the Spanning Tree Protocol features of the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS;
  • Describe PortChannel capability of the Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS;
  • Describe the benefits and feature of Virtual Port Channels;
  • Describe UniDirectional Link Detection.
Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS Layer 3 Protocols and Features:
  • Describe Layer 3 Unicast Routing;
  • Describe the features of first-hop routing protocols;
  • Describe Layer 3 routing protocols;
  • Describe the use of virtual routing and forwarding;
  • Describe policy routing features of Cisco NX-OS;
  • Describe Layer 3 port channel configuration;
  • Describe the tunnel features of Cisco NX-OS.
Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS Quality of Service:
  • Summarize the QoS features of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series;
  • Describe the Cisco Nexus 7000 series port-based QoS features;
  • Describe the Cisco Nexus 7000 QoS forwarding engine;
  • Describe the implementation of QoS using MQC;
  • Define class maps;
  • Define policy maps;
  • Implement service policies.
Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS Security:
  • Introduce the basic concepts of Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco NX-OS 4.0 security;
  • Describe how to guarantee the validity of network traffic;
  • Describe control plane protection;
  • Describe access control;
  • Describe admission control;
  • Describe data confidentiality.
Troubleshooting:
  • Describe the Ethanalyzer;
  • Describe SPAN and RSPAN;
  • Describe the Troubleshooting Process.
IDCN7K Lab Exercises:
  • Lab Exercise 1: Nexus 7000 Hardware Platform;
  • Lab Exercise 2: Managing System Configuration;
  • Lab Exercise 3: Creating Virtual Device Contexts (VDCs);
  • Lab Exercise 4: Layer 2 Switching;
  • Lab Exercise 5: First-Hop Redundancy Protocols;
  • Lab Exercise 6: Configuring Routing Protocols;
  • Lab Exercise 7: Quality of Service (QoS);
  • Lab Exercise 8: NX-OS Security;
  • Lab Exercise 9: Data Center Network Manager (DCNM);
  • Lab Exercise10: NX-OS Troubleshooting Methods.