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Configuring Cisco MDS 9000 Switches.

About This Course

Course Code
CDCMDS

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Cisco

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,762.00

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Overview

Configuring Cisco MDS 9000 Series Switches DCMDS v2.0 is an instructor-led course presented by Cisco Learning Partners to their end-user customers. This course is a five-day product training course that is designed as a comprehensive hands-on experience to familiarize data center systems engineers, field engineers, architects, and Cisco partners who implement storage-networking solutions with the Cisco MDS 9000 Series switch platform.
This course covers features on each of the MDS 9000 Series product family of switches including the 9100, 9200, 9500, and 9700 models and the Fibre Channel, Fibre Channel over Ethernet FCoE, and service modules supported. Fundamental topics include 8-Gbps Fibre Channel, 16-Gbps Fibre Channel, Fibre Channel over IP FCIP, multihop FCoE, upgrading the Cisco NX-OS, and the common management tool Cisco Prime Data Center Network Manager DCNM. The course provides comprehensive SAN configuration for features such as interface configuration, Cisco N-Port Virtualizer NPV, N-Port ID Virtualization NPIV, virtual SAN VSAN and domain setup, SAN zoning, and SAN extension using FCIP and Inter-VSAN Routing IVR. Topics introduced also include centralized SAN services using the Cisco MDS 9222i Multiservice Modular Switch and Cisco MDS 9250i Multiservice Fabric Switch for Cisco I/O Acceleration IOA and Cisco Data Mobility Manager DMM, management security and role-based access control RBAC topics. The goal of this course is to help students understand how to apply these new technologies to optimize the scalability, agility, performance, and operational efficiency of the SAN.
Who should attend
The primary audience for this course is as follows:
The secondary audience for this course is as follows:

Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

Course Outline

1: Cisco MDS 9000 Series Switch Platform
2: System Installation and Initial Configuration

3: Building a SAN Fabric

4: Intelligent SAN Fabric Services
5: Fibre Channel over Ethernet Implementation
6: Security Implementation
7: Implementing FCIP
Course Labs

Prerequisites

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

About This Course

Course Code
CDCMDS

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Cisco

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,762.00

Course Overview
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