IT TRAINING

Cisco DCNX7K – Implementing the Cisco Nexus 7000

In this course you will learn how to install, configure, manage and troubleshoot a Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch.

You will also learn about basic day-to-day operations as well as key features and functions during hands-on labs using the NX-OS version.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?
This course is aimed at network engineers, designers, administrators, managers, system engineers and anyone responsible for installing and implementing a Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch.

what you will learn

What you will learn

Upon completion you will know how to:
Chassis and components of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
Management tools available for the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
Nexus switch management tools
Configure Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch functions and features, including Nexus-oriented features like vPC, FCoE, FabricPath,OTV, LISP, MPLS, and security
Configure Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch security and Quality of Service (QoS) features
Troubleshoot key features of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch

Prerequisites

Prerequisite

Students need to have:

CCNA certification or equivalent knowledge

It is recommended but not compuslory:
ROUTE – Implementing Cisco IP Routing v2.0
ROUTE – Implementing Cisco IP Routing v2.0
SWITCH – Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks v2.0

Course outline

Course Outline

1. Cisco Nexus Product Family Overview
Cisco Unified Fabric
Cisco Nexus Product Family
Data Center Requirements Addressed by the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
2. Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch
NXOS Overview
Deployment Models
7000 and 7700 Series Switch Chassis
Supervisor Modules, I/O Modules, and Fabric Modules
Switch Forwarding and Packet Flow
3. Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender
Hardware
Support on Nexus 7000 Series Switch
4. Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Hardware
Hardware Installation
Hardware Installation Verification
5. Cisco NX-OS Architecture, Key Features, and Capabilities
6. Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Management
Management Interfaces and Setup Utilities
User Management
System Management Features
7. Troubleshooting Nexus 7000 Series
Processes and Tools
Memory Issues
Packet Flow Issues
Series Network Analysis Module
8. Remote Integrated Service Engine
9. Cisco Prime DCNM Overview
10. Cisco Dynamic Fabric Automation Overview
11. Virtual Device Contexts
Overviews
Management Settings
12. Layer 2 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Interface Configuration
Configuration of Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender on Nexus 7000 Series Switch
VLANs and Advanced VLAN Features Configuration
STP and STP Extensions Configuration
Q-in-Q Configuration
Troubleshooting Layer 2
13. Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Port Channel Overview
Virtual Port Channel Overview
VPC Configuration
vPC Troubleshooting
14. FabricPath on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Cisco FabricPath Architecture
Cisco FabricPath Configuration
Troubleshooting Cisco FabricPath
15. Layer 3 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Cisco NX-OS Forwarding Architecture
Routing Protocols Configuration
Route Policy Manager and Policy Based Routing
Layer 3 Virtualization Configuration
FHRP Protocols Configuration
Bidirectional Forwarding Detection
Multicast Configuration
Layer 3 Troubleshooting
BFD Configuration
16. MPLS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
MPLS Overview
MPLS Configuration on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
MPLS Layer 3 VPNs Configuration
MPLS Layer 2 VPNs Configuration
MPLS TE Configuration
17. OTV on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Cisco OTV Overview
Basic OTV Configuration
18. LISP on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
LISP
LISP Configuration on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch
19. FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
FCoE Overview
FCoE Support on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Configuring FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
20. Security Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Security Features Overview and Configuration
Cisco TrustSec on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch
21. QOS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
QOS in the Data Center
QOS Configuration on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
22. Intelligent Traffic Director Overview on Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Intelligent Traffic Director Overview
ITD Configuration

Certification programs
There are no certification programs associated with this course