The primary audience for this course is as follows:
Data center engineers, data center administrators, and system engineers
The secondary audience for this course is as follows:
Data center managers, network engineers, and consulting system engineers
Good understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching:
Recommended CCNA Certification
Recommended attendance of Осуществление IP маршрутизации Cisco (2.0) (ROUTE)
Recommended attendance of Внедрение коммутируемых сетей Cisco (2.0) (SWITCH)
Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
Cisco products that address market trends in the data center.
Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switch hardware components.
Hardware architecture of modular chassis, modular chassis line cards, and fixed configuration in the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switch.
Features offered in NX-OS available on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches.
Configure VXLAN features on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches.
Describe the programmability, automation, and management features available on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches.
Common topology options for configuring Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches.
Benefits of adopting Cisco ACI fabric mode on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches.
Introducing Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in NX-OS Mode (DCINX9K) is a 2-day hands-on course that focuses on deployment and operations of the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches. Participants will learn how to configure and manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches using the NX-OS CLI, Python scripts, bash shell, NX-API, and OpenFlow.
Module 1: Describing the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series NX-OS Mode Solution
Describe trends in data center network programmability, software defined networking and virtualization
Describe the individual components of the Nexus 9000 solution
Describe the benefits of NXOS enhancements
Module 2: Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Hardware
Describe the following on Cisco Nexus 9500:
Fans and power supplies
Line card modules
Cisco Nexus 9300 switches
Cisco Nexus 9000 FEX support
Describe 40GE and 100GE Networking in the Data Center
List the optics supported by the Cisco Nexus 9000 family
Module 3: Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Hardware Architecture
Architecture of the Cisco Nexus 9500 Modular Switches
Architecture of the Cisco Nexus 9500 Line Card Modules
Describe Packet Forwarding in the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Architecture of the Cisco Nexus 9300 Switches
Module 4: Describing Cisco Nexus Operating System
Components of NX-OS
High-Availability Features of Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Management features of the Cisco Nexus 9000 switch family
Module 5: Configuring VXLAN on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Describe the use of Network Overlays in Data Center Design
VXLAN Control-Plane Operation
VXLAN Data-Plane Operation
Configure VXLAN on the Cisco Nexus 9500 Series Switches
Module 6: Describing Network Programmability and Automation
Programming features on Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Automation features on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Describe monitoring features on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Module 7: Describing Topology Options for Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Traditional Data Center Topologies on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Spine and Leaf Topologies on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Overlay Topologies on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Module 8: Describing the Cisco ACI Fabric
Concepts of the Cisco ACI Fabric
Components of Cisco ACI Fabric
Benefits of Using the Cisco ACI Fabric
Advanced Services of Cisco ACI Fabric
Lab 1: Configure Initial Settings on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
Lab 2: Configure VXLAN
Lab 3: Configure NX-API
Lab 4: Execute Python Scripts on the Local Switch
Lab 5: Execute Python Scripts on Remote Switches
Lab 6: Execute Python Through a Web Interface
Lab 7: Deploy a Patch Using Chef