Implementing Cisco TelePresence Video Solutions Part 2 VTVS2 V1.0

5 days


This course teaches you how to configure, operate, and maintain core visual communication components, including Cisco TelePresence endpoints, gatekeepers, multipoint control units (MCUs), and management software. In this course, you will add Cisco TelePresence to existing Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CM) environments.


This course has been designed for field engineers and helpdesk personnel who support Cisco Telepresence Solutions and applications as well as end-user technical staff such as video systems engineers and administrators.


Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:

  • Working knowledge of basic IP networking
  • Knowledge of video conferencing and streaming fundamentals
  • Attendance of the following courses would be beneficial:
  • VTVS1 - Implementing Cisco TelePresence Video Solutions, Part 1 available as E-Learning
  • CCNABC or ICND1 and ICND2
  • CCNA Video -VIVND1 (ELT)and VIVND2 or VIVND

Course Outline

Cisco TelePresence Endpoints Overview

Understanding Cisco TelePresence Endpoints SIP and H.323 Basic Configuration

  • Understanding the Cisco Video Network
  • Understanding SIP, H.323, and the Cisco VCS
  • Backing Up, Restoring, and Upgrading the Cisco VCS
  • Configuring SIP with Cisco Unified CM
  • Exploring the Cisco Unified CM and Cisco VCS Dial Plans
  • Advanced Cisco VCS Features
  • Demonstrating Cisco VCS Security Policies and Authentication
  • Describing the Fundamentals of Subzones
  • Describing Transforms and Admin Policy
  • Implementing the FindMe Application on the Cisco VCS
  • Describing the Purpose of Zones on the Cisco VCS
  • Configuring Neighbor Relationships
  • Configuring Traversal Zones
  • Describing and Formatting DNS and ENUM Zones
  • Configuring Subzone Bandwidth Management
  • Describing Call Processing
  • Describing Regular Expressions
  • Describing and Installing Security Certificates
  • Describing Cisco Unified Presence on the Cisco VCS
  • Describing the Conference Factory
  • Using Redundancy
  • Troubleshooting the Cisco VCS
  • Video Conference Bridges
  • Understanding the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Setting Up the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Configuring the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Operating the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Customizing the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Understanding Global Conference Settings
  • Upgrading the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Understanding the Cisco TelePresence MSE 8000
  • Understanding the Cisco TelePresence Server
  • Understanding TIP
  • Troubleshooting the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Cisco TelePresence Conductor
  • Understanding the Cisco TelePresence Conductor
  • Configuring the Cisco MCU with VCS and Conductor
  • Configuring the Cisco MCU with Unified CM and Conductor
  • Configuring the TelePresence Server with the Conductor
  • Configuring the Cisco VCS with TelePresence Conductor
  • Configuring Cisco TelePresence Conductor Settings
  • Configuring the Cisco Unified CM and Conductor
  • Troubleshooting the TelePresence Conductor
  • Cisco TelePresence Management Suite
  • Understanding the Cisco TMS
  • Operating the Cisco TMS
  • Creating Conferences in the Cisco TMS
  • Understanding ISDN and IP Zones
  • Managing Permissions in the Cisco TMS
  • Troubleshooting the Cisco TMS
  • Cisco TMSPE
  • Understanding Cisco TMSPE
  • Configuring Cisco TMSPE Components
  • Deploying Cisco TMSPE for Provisioning
  • Provisioning Phone Books and Sending Account Information
  • Troubleshooting Provisioning Components
  • Cisco TelePresence Content Server (Optional)
  • Understanding the Cisco TCS
  • Configuring the Cisco TCS
  • Labs
  • Lab 1-1: Endpoint Configuration
  • Lab 2-1: Basic Call Control Settings for the Cisco VCS
  • Lab 2-2: Basic Call Control Settings for the Unified CM
  • Lab 3-1: Components of Cisco VCS Security
  • Lab 3-2: Exploring the Fundamentals of Subzones
  • Lab 3-3: Presearch, Transforms, Admin Policy, and User Policy
  • Lab 3-4: Neighbor Relationships and SIP Trunks
  • Lab 3-5: Calling Outside: Traversal Zones and DNS Zones
  • Lab 3-6: Bandwidth Management
  • Lab 3-7: Call Processing
  • Lab 3-8: Interworked Dialing: Transforms, Search Rules, and Regular Expressions
  • Lab 3-9: Conference Factory and Cisco TelePresence Multiway
  • Lab 3-10: Logs and History
  • Lab 4-1: Verify H.323 and SIP Settings for the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Lab 4-2: Configuring Conferences
  • Lab 4-3: Cisco MCU Customization
  • Lab 4-4: Cisco TelePresence MCU Backup and MSE 8000 Options
  • Lab 4-5: Diagnostics and Call Logs for the Cisco TelePresence MCU
  • Lab 5-1: Cisco TelePresence Conductor
  • Lab 6-1: Operating the Cisco TMS
  • Lab 6-2: Conference Creation
  • Lab 6-3: ISDN and IP Zones
  • Lab 6-4: User Permissions
  • Lab 6-5: Cisco TMS Troubleshooting
  • Lab 7-1: Configuring the Cisco VCS for Provisioning
  • Lab 7-2: Troubleshooting the Cisco TMSPE
  • Lab 8-1: Cisco TCS Configurations and Recordings


500-006 - TelePresence Video Field Engineer for Advanced Exam

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