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Configuring Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches in ACI Mode

Description

This 5 day instructor led ILT training program is designed for systems and field engineers who manage and implement the Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in ACI mode. The course covers the key components and procedures you need to know to understand, configure, manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in ACI mode, and how to connect the ACI Fabric to external networks and services.

New Topics included in v2.0:

  • Cisco APIC REST to Python Adapter (ARYA)
  • ACI Toolkit
  • Cisco ACI PowerTool
  • Cisco UCS Director and Cisco ACI Integration

After completion of this course, students will be able to…

  • Describe the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch ACI
  • Discuss the ACI fabric
  • Review Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch hardware
  • Configure the ACI controller (APIC)
  •  Configure ACI L4-L7 service integration
  • Integrate the APIC hypervisor
  • Understand the programmability and orchestration of the ACI network
  • Discuss ACI connectivity to outside networks
  • Implement ACI management
  • Describe migration options with ACI

 

Outline

Module 1: Introducing Cisco ACI

Lesson 1: Describing the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch ACI Solution

Lesson 2: Describing the Cisco ACI Fabric

Lesson 3: Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch Hardware

Lesson 4: Module Summary

Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

Module 2: Cisco ACI Configuration

Lesson 1: Configuring Cisco APIC

Lesson 2: Configuring Layer 4 Through Layer 7 Services

Lesson 3: Configuring APIC Hypervisor Integration

Lesson 4: Module Summary

Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

Module 3: Cisco ACI Programmability and Orchestration

Lesson 1: Demonstrating Cisco ACI Network Programmability

Lesson 2: Cisco ACI Network Orchestration

Lesson 3: Module Summary

Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

Module 4: Cisco ACI External Connectivity, Management, and Migration

Lesson 1: Configuring ACI Connectivity to Outside Networks

Lesson 2: Implementing ACI Management

Lesson 3: Describing Migration Options with ACI

Lesson 4: Module Summary

Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

Labs:

Hardware Lab 1: Explore the Fabric Inventory

Hardware Lab 2: Configure Basic Network Constructs

Hardware Lab 3: Configure Policy Filters and Contracts

Hardware Lab 4: Deploy a Three-Tier Application Profile

Hardware Lab 5: Register a VMM Domain with Cisco ACI

Hardware Lab 6: Configure VMware ESXi Hosts to Use the Cisco APIC DVS

Hardware Lab 7: Associate an EPG to a VMware vCenter Domain

Hardware Lab 8: Associate a VM to an EPG Port Group

Hardware Lab 9: Deploy a Service Graph with Application Profile

Hardware Lab 10: Configure Cisco APIC Using the REST API

Hardware Lab 11: Export Contracts Between Tenants

Hardware Lab 12: Configure Cisco APIC Using the Cisco APIC REST to Python Adapter (ARYA)

Hardware Lab 13: Configure Cisco APIC Using the Cisco APIC Python API

Hardware Lab 14: Configure Cisco APIC to Communicate to an External Layer 3 Network

Hardware Lab 15: Configure Cisco APIC to Communicate to an External Layer 2 Network

Hardware Lab 16: Configure Cisco APIC for Bare Metal to Bare Metal Communications

Hardware Lab 17: Monitor and Troubleshoot ACI

Hardware Lab 18: Configure APIC RBAC for Local and Remote Users

PreRequisites

To fully benefit from this course, students should have the following prerequisite skills and knowledge:

  • Students should be familiar with Cisco Ethernet switching products.
  • Students should understand Cisco data center architecture.
  • Students should be familiar with virtualization
  • Good understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching:
    • Recommended CCNA Certification
    • Recommended attendance of Cisco IP Routing Class (ROUTE)
    • Recommended attendance of Cisco Switching Class (SWITCH)

 

Audience

The course is for systems and field engineers who manage and implement Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in ACI mode. Students include those who need to gain experience with understanding, configuring, and designing the data center networking environment with Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches.

$4395.00 List Price

5 Days Course

Class Dates

$4395.00
Remote Live

This class runs from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM EDT

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