DCNX5K – Configuring Cisco Nexus 5000 Switches v3.1

  • Systems and field engineers
  • Consulting systems engineers
  • Technical solutions architects
  • Cisco integrators and partners who install and implement the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 5000 Series switches and the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series fabric extenders
  • Data center engineers and managers
  • Program managers
  • Project managers

Prerequisite

  • Solid understanding of networking protocols
  • Knowledge of the Fibre Channel Protocol and the SAN environment
  • CCNA certification is recommended but not required

Expected Duration
5 day

Description

In this course, you will learn how to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches and Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders in the LAN, SAN, and unified fabric environments.

During the course of instruction, you will be exposed to the configuration of advanced technologies, such as Fibre Channel, QoS and FCoE, but will not be required to have experience with these technologies in order to successfully to complete the class.

Objective

1.Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Product Overview

  • Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches
  • Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender Product Overview
  • High-Level Product Features Overview
  • Deployment Considerations

2.Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Hardware Architecture and Device Administration

  • Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Hardware Architecture
  • Hardware Installation Procedures
  • Configure User Management
  • Graphical Management Tools
  • Configure System Management
  • Cisco Nexus High Availability
  • Troubleshooting Tools

3.Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Network Feature Configuration

  • Cisco NX-OS Software Architecture
  • Configure Layer 2 Switching Features
  • Troubleshoot Layer 2 Switching
  • Configure the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender
  • Configure Virtual Port Channels and Enhanced vPC
  • Configure Host Virtual Port Channels
  • Configure Quality of Service
  • Configure Cisco FP
  • Fibre Channel Protocol
  • FCoE Protocol
  • Data Center Bridging Enhancements
  • Configure FCoE
  • Troubleshoot FCoE
  • Configure SAN Switching Features
  • Implement Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
  • Troubleshoot SAN Switching

4.Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch SAN Features

  • FCP
  • SAN Switching
  • Configuring SAN Switching
  • Troubleshooting SAN Switching
  • Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
  • Configuring Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
  • Troubleshooting Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV

5.Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Unified Fabric Features

  • Data Center Bridging Enhancements
  • FCoE Protocol
  • Configuring FCoE
  • Dynamic FCoE with Cisco FabricPath
  • Troubleshooting FCoE

SUBSCRIPTION COST


$3,695.00

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