Description

The Introducing Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in NX-OS Mode (DCINX9K) v1.0 is a 2-day instructor-led course that is designed for system and field engineers who install and implement the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches in the NX-OS mode. This course covers the key components and procedures that you need to know to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switch platform.

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Date: from 17.8.2017 to 18.8.2017
Language: English
Location: Europe/Africa
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Date: from 4.1.2018 to 5.1.2018
Language: English
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Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
  • Describe Cisco products that address market trends in the data center
  • Describe Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switch hardware components
  • Describe the hardware architecture of modular chassis, modular chassis line cards, and fixed configuration in the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches
  • Describe features offered in the NX-OS available on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches
  • Configure VXLAN features on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches
  • Describe the programmability, automation, and management features available on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches
  • Describe common topology options for configuring Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches
  • Describe the benefits of adopting the Cisco ACI fabric mode on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches

Outline

The course contains these components:
  • Describing the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series NX-OS Mode Solution
  • Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Hardware
  • Lab: Configure Initial Settings on the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
  • Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Hardware Architecture
  • Describing Cisco Nexus Operating System
  • Configuring VXLAN on Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
  • Lab: Configure VXLAN
  • Describing Network Programmability and Automation
  • Lab: Configure NX-API
  • Lab: Execute Python Scripts on the Local Switch
  • Lab: Execute Python Scripts on Remote Switches
  • Lab: Execute Python Through a Web Interface
  • Lab: Deploy XMPP Management
  • Lab: Deploy a Patch Using Chef
  • Describing Topology Options for Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
  • Describing the Cisco ACI Fabric

Prerequisite Knowledge

The knowledge and skills that a learner must possess before attending this course are as follows:
  • Good understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching:
    • Recommended CCNA or CCNA-DC certification or equivalent knowledge
    • Recommended attendance at the Cisco IP Routing Class (ROUTE) course or equivalent knowledge
    • Recommended attendance at the Cisco Switching Class (SWITCH) course or equivalent knowledge