Designing the FlexPod Solution (FPDESIGN)


Who should attend

  • Network Engineers
  • Network Administrators
  • System Engineers
  • Server Administrators


This course is part of the following Certifications:


  • Basic understanding of storage operations
  • Basic knowledge of server and server virtualization
  • General knowledge of networking technologies

Course Objectives

  • Describe the FlexPod Solution
  • Identify FlexPod Design Requirements
  • Identify the supported Cisco UCS components
  • Identify the supported NetApp storage components
  • Identify the supported Cisco Nexus components
  • Describe the FlexPod topology options
  • Describing FlexPod validated management solutions
  • Describe the FlexPod use case with VMware vSphere 6.0 and IP-Based Storage
  • Describe the FlexPod use case with Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack

Follow On Courses

Course Content

Designing the FlexPod Solution is a 2-day instructor-led course where you will learn to evaluate the FlexPod solution design process with regard to the contemporary data center challenges. The course provides a comprehensive understanding of the reconnaissance and analytics assess computing solution performance characteristics and requirements. In addition, this course will describe the hardware components of the FlexPod and the process for selecting proper hardware for a given set of requirements.

Updated features:

  • Cisco UCS
  • Cisco ACI Architecture
  • Nexus 9k
  • Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware 6
  • Red Hat Linux OpenStack

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

2 days

  • US$ 1,800.—
  • NetApp Training Units: 18 NTU
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 18 CLC
Classroom Training

2 days

  • Australia: US$ 1,800.—
  • NetApp Training Units: 24 NTU


Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.