IT TRAINING

Cisco DCUFT – Troubleshooting Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric

In this course you will cover key components and procedures needed to troubleshoot and solve common issues with the Nexus 7000, 5000, MDS Switches and the Nexus 2000 Fabric Extenders in the network and SAN environment.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?

This course is aimed at data center administrators and engineers, network administrators and engineers, consulting systems engineers and Cisco integrators and partners.

what you will learn

What you will learn

Upon completion you will know :

  • Troubleshooting tools and methodologies available from the command line interface (CLI) and in Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) used to identify and resolve issues in a Cisco Data Center network architecture
  • Identify and resolve issues related to VLANs and PVLANs
  • Identify and resolve issues related to Port Channels and virtual Port Channels
  • Identify and resolve issues related to Cisco FabricPath
  • Identify and resolve issues related to Overlay Transport Virtualization (OTV)
  • Identify and resolve issues related to Fibre Channel interface operation
  • Identify and resolve issues related to Fibre Channel Switching when the NX-OS Switch is used in switched mode or in N Port virtualization (NPV) mode
  • Identify and resolve issues related to Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) in the Cisco data center architecture
  • Identify and resolve issues related to the Nexus 7000
  • Identify and resolve issues specific to the Nexus 5000 family
  • Identify and resolve issues specific to the Nexus 2000
  • FEXIdentify and resolve issues specific to the Cisco MDS family of switches
Course outline

Course Outline

1. Tools and Methodologies Troubleshooting
CLI Troubleshooting Tools
Cisco DCNM Troubleshooting Tools
2. Layer 2 Issues Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting VLANs and Private VLANs
Troubleshooting Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels
Troubleshooting Cisco FabricPath
Troubleshooting OTV
3. SAN Switching Issues Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting Fibre Channel Interfaces
Troubleshooting Fibre Channel Fabric Service
Troubleshooting NPV Mode
4. FCoE Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting DCBx
5. Platform Specific Issues Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting the Cisco Nexus 7000
Troubleshooting the Cisco Nexus 5000 and 5500 Switches
Troubleshooting the Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender
Troubleshooting the Cisco MDS Switch

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Certification programs
Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric Support Specialist
CCNP Data Center