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.

The price in Cisco Learning Credits (CLC) for the COLLAB350 course is 24 CLCs per person.


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