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Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric (DCUFI)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

  • Data Center Designers
  • Data Center Administrators
  • System Engineers
  • Data Center Engineers
  • Data Center Managers


This course is part of the following Certifications:


  • Cisco Certified Network Associate Data Center (CCNA Data Center) certification
  • Good understanding of the Fibre Channel protocol and the SAN environment
    • Recommended attendance of a Fibre Channel protocol class or equivalent experience
    • Recommended attendance of the !CI-ICSNS course or equivalent experience
    • Recommended to read Robert Kembel’s books on Fibre Channel and Fibre Channel switched fabrics

Course Objectives

  • Describe the Cisco Unified Fabric products in a Cisco Data Center network architecture
  • Select and configure the distinctive Cisco Nexus Series Switch features to meet the implementation requirements and expectations in the Cisco Data Center Architecture
  • Configure advanced features such as OTV, MPLS, LISP, security, and Quality of Service (QoS)
  • Identify which management tools are available for the Cisco Nexus Switches and how to configure the relevant management tool to support the given design
  • Understand the Fibre Channel protocol, the FCoE protocol, and the Data Center Bridging (DCB) enhancements, as well as how to configure FCoE on the Cisco Nexus 5000, 5500, 7000 and MDS Switches

Follow On Courses

Course Content

The Cisco Unified Fabric products included in the course are the Nexus line of data center switches, including the 7000, 5000, and 2000 series fabric extenders, as well as the Cisco MDS fibre channel switches. Designed for Systems and Field Engineers, Consulting Systems Engineers, Technical Solution Architects, and Cisco integrators, this course will teach the components and procedures needed to install, configure and manage the Cisco Unified Fabric products.

Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 5 days

  • Australia: 5,800.- AUD
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 48 CLC
Dates and Booking
Online Training
Modality: L

Duration 5 days

  • Australia: 5,800.- AUD
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 56 CLC
Dates and Booking

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