The Cisco Meeting Server Advanced (COLLAB350) v4.0 is a 3-day instructor-led or virtual-led course that shows you how to install and configure a resilient and scalable Cisco Meeting Server deployment. Through extensive hands-on practice, you will learn how to install and configure components of Cisco Meeting Server using the API and Chrome Postman; configure clustering and load balancer features; and use additional features including H.323 Gateway, multitenancy, customization, and more.
Cisco Meeting Server brings premises-based video, audio, and web communication together to meet the collaboration needs of the modern workplace.


After taking this course, you should be able to:
● Configure components of the Cisco Meeting Server, using the API and Chrome Postman
● Build a resilient and scalable solution, using five Cisco Meeting Servers
● Describe additional features and licensing, including H.323 Gateway, multitenancy, and customization


The course contains these components:
● API Configuration
◦ Reviewing Cisco Meeting Server Intermediate
◦ Exploring Web Service APIs
◦ Configuring Software with an API
◦ Configuring Cisco Meeting Server with Postman
◦ Customization Configuration
● Resilient and Scalable Deployments
◦ Planning a Resilient and Scalable Deployment
◦ Configuring a Database Cluster
◦ Configuring a Call Bridge Cluster
◦ Configuring XMPP Clustering
◦ Configuring Trunks and Load Balancers
◦ Configuring Web Bridges
◦ Configuring Expressway
◦ Configuring TURN Servers
● Additional Features
◦ Exploring the Recorder
◦ Configuring Unified Communications Integration

Lab outline
● Single-Server Deployment
● API Introduction—Part 1
● API Introduction—Part 2
● Customization
● Database Cluster Configuration
● Call Bridge Cluster Configuration
● Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) Configuration
● Outbound Dial Rules
● Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) Clustering
● Trunk and Load Balancer Configuration
● Web Bridge Configuration
● Implementing Expressway
● Traversal Using Relay NAT (TURN) Server Configuration
● Recorder Configuration
● Load Balancing
● Unified Communications Integration (Optional)

Prerequisite Knowledge

We recommend that you have the following knowledge and skills before taking this course:
● Cisco Meeting Server Apps Foundation, or Acano Certified Operator, or equivalent knowledge
● Cisco Meeting Server Intermediate course, or Acano Certified Expert 1, or equivalent knowledge