Description

The NIL UCS Fast Path is a 2 day intensive installation technical training course targeted at engineers who are currently experienced in deploying non-Cisco standalone Intel architecture rack or blade servers.

The goal of this course is to provide engineers with hands-on experience based on labs and an in-depth understanding of Cisco servers based on Intel architecture, so that they will be in a position to successfully install Cisco UCS.

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Date: from 7.8.2017 to 8.8.2017
Language: English
Location: Europe/Africa
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Date: from 11.1.2018 to 12.1.2018
Language: English
Location: Europe/Africa
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Objectives

After finishing this course, you will be able to:
  • Describe the Cisco C series standalone servers physical architecture
  • Provision and configure LAN and SAN Connectivity in the CIMC on C series standalone servers
  • Describe the CIMC, host upgrade utility and configuration utility on the C series standalone servers
  • Describe the Cisco B series blade servers physical architecture
  • Provision and configure LAN and SAN Connectivity on the B series servers
  • Provision resource pools, service profiles and service profile templates in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Describe how the Cisco UCS C series integration is done

Outline

Lesson 1-1: Introduction and Intel Architecture

Lesson 1-2: UCS C series physical architecture
Lesson 1-2: Provisioning LAN and SAN Connectivity in the CIMC
Lesson 1-3: C series Initial connectivity and configuration
Lesson 1-4: C-Series, SCU, HUU, CIMC overview

Lesson 2-1: B series physical architecture
Lesson 2-2: Implementing cisco UCS B series LAN connectivity
Lesson 2-3: Implementing cisco UCS B series SAN connectivity
Lesson 2-4: Initial connectivity and configuration of B series cluster
Lesson 2-5: B Series, chassis and blade discovery, IP management pool

Lesson 3-1: Cisco UCS B Series, Organisations and Access
Lesson 3-2: Provisioning LAN Networking
Lesson 3-3: Provisioning SAN Networking

Lesson 4-1: Provisioning resource pool in Cisco UCS Manager
Lesson 4-2: Provision service profile with expert wizard
Lesson 4-3: Provision service profiles from templates
Lesson 4-4: Cisco UCS B Series, Policies
Lesson 4-5: UCS C Series, Integration

Prerequisite Knowledge

Basic Computer Literacy
  • Knowledge of basic i386 architecture
  • Knowledge of basic LAN components and functions
  • Knowledge of basic SAN components and functions