Implementing and Troubleshooting the Cisco Cloud Infrastructure

Duration: 
5 days
Codes: 
CLDINF
Versions: 
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Overview

This course has been designed to prepare data center engineers with the knowledge and hands-on experience required to implement and troubleshoot Cisco cloud infrastructures. You will gain hands-on experience with configuring various cloud infrastructure components, such as Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), Cisco UCS Director (UCSD), Cisco UCS Director Bare Metal Agent (BMA), Cisco MDS switches, Cisco Nexus 5500 Series switches, Cisco Nexus Cisco Nexus1000v, and Cisco Cloud Services Router (CSR). At the end of the course, students will be able to deploy ESXi hosts, provision VMs and implement a variety of features such as vMotion and VXLANs.

This course is worth 50 Credits in the Continuing Education Program

Audience

This course is aimed at Cloud Computing and Data Center Engineers.

Skills Gained

Upon completing this course you should be able to:

  • Describe the major components of the cloud infrastructure
  • Implement and troubleshoot the computing component in the cloud
  • Implement and troubleshoot the storage component in the cloud
  • Implement and troubleshoot the network component in the cloud
  • Troubleshoot cloud environments that consist of multiple components

Prerequisites

Attendees should meet the following pre-requisites:

  • CCNA Cloud Certification or equivalent knowledge - CLDFND and CLDADM recommeneded.
  • Basic knowledge of Cisco Data Center technologies and equipment
  • Basic knowledge of cloud computing and associated technologies
  • Basic knowledge of VMware data center concepts

Course Outline

Cloud Infrastructure Overview

  • Cloud Physical Infrastructure
  • Cloud Virtual Infrastructure and Software Components
  • Setting Up Hypervisor

Cloud Infrastructure Computing Component

  • Implementing Computing Infrastructure
  • Using Cisco UCS as a Cloud Compute Platform
  • Troubleshooting Compute Infrastructure

Cloud Infrastructure Storage Component

  • Implementing Cloud Storage
  • Configuring Storage Access on Hosts
  • Troubleshooting Cloud Storage Infrastructure

Cloud Infrastructure Network Component

  • Implementing Physical Network for the Cloud
  • Implementing a Virtual Network for the Cloud
  • Configuring Network Access on Hosts
  • Troubleshooting Cloud Network Infrastructure

Troubleshoot Multiple Components

  • Troubleshooting Cloud Infrastructure

Labs:

  • Lab 1: Quickstart UCS Manager and UCS Director
  • Lab 2: Deploy CentOS Host on UCS Blade Server
  • Lab 3: Build Virtualised Environment
  • Lab 4: Troubleshoot Storage Access
  • Lab 5: Configure Network Server Connectivity
  • Lab 6: Configure Virtual Network Connectivity
  • Lab 7: Troubleshoot Network Connectivity
  • Lab 8: Troubleshoot Capstone Lab

Exam

The required exam is 300-504

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Prague
Prague5 2500 £2500 2019-01-28
Bristol
Bristol5 1836 £1836 2019-02-04
Edinburgh
Edinburgh5 1836 £1836 2019-02-04
Devon
Exeter5 1836 £1836 2019-02-04
Midlands
Birmingham5 1836 £1836 2019-02-04
Lazio
Rome5 2500 £2500 2019-02-04
Bavaria
Garching5 2500 £2500 2019-02-11
Manchester
Manchester0 2995 £2995 2019-02-15
Glasgow
Glasgow0 2995 £2995 2019-02-15
Midlands
Birmingham0 2995 £2995 2019-02-15
London
London5 2895 £2895 2019-02-18
Midlands
Birmingham5 2500 £2500 2019-02-18
London
London5 2500 £2500 2019-02-18
Berkshire
Wokingham5 2795 £2795 2019-03-18
Onsite
Onsite5 2500 £2500 2019-03-23
Onsite
Onsite0 2500 £2500 2019-03-23
Bucharest
Bucharest5 2500 £2500 2019-03-25
Madrid
Madrid5 2500 £2500 2019-03-25
Lisboa
Lisbon5 2500 £2500 2019-04-01
Midlands
Birmingham5 1836 £1836 2019-04-01
Bristol
Bristol5 1836 £1836 2019-04-01
Edinburgh
Edinburgh5 1836 £1836 2019-04-01
Eschborn
Eschborn5 2500 £2500 2019-04-01
Devon
Exeter5 1836 £1836 2019-04-01
London
London5 2795 £2795 2019-06-03