The Advanced Designing, Developing, and Configuring Cisco Information Server 7.0.4 (ANCISV) v2.0 is a 4-day instructor-led, lab-intensive course that introduces learners who are already familiar with Cisco Data Virtualization basics to the advanced Cisco Information Server (CIS) features.


Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
  • Prepare your lab environment for use
  • Explain advanced techniques for connecting and transforming data
  • Explain advanced procedures available with the CIS
  • Explain advanced operation of security. caching, and query engine in the CIS
  • Describe advanced platform experiences found with the CIS


The course contains these components:
  • Preparation
    • Installing Cisco Information Server and Studio
    • Lab: Cisco Information Server and Studio Installation
    • Lab: Import CAR File for Course Lab Preparation
  • Advanced Connecting and Transforming Data
    • Using XML Schemas and Namespaces
    • Configuring XML Data Sources
    • Lab: XML Data Sources
  • Advanced Procedures
    • Building Advanced SQL and Script
    • Lab: Advanced SQL and Scripting
    • Using Transformation Editor
    • Lab: Transformation Editor
  • Advanced Operation
    • Configuring Advanced Security
    • Lab: Advanced Security
    • Performing Advanced Caching
    • Lab: Advanced Caching
    • Advanced Query Engine
    • Lab: Advanced Query Engine
  • Advanced Platform Experience
    • Using Triggers
    • Lab: Triggers
    • Using Custom Java Procedures
    • Lab: Custom Java Procedures
    • Handling Transactions
    • Lab: Transaction Handling
  • Advanced Troubleshooting
    • Advanced Troubleshooting

Prerequisite Knowledge

The knowledge and skills that a learner should possess before attending this course are as follows:
  • Understanding of databases in general
  • Understanding of SQL concepts with the ability to develop in SQL
  • Basic Windows skills
  • Understanding of Web Services
  • Completion of Designing, Developing, and Configuring Cisco Information Server Version 7.0.4 (ANCISB) v2.0