The Cisco Prime Performance Manager (CPPERF) is a 1-day instructor-led lab-intensive course that introduces the learners to the features of Cisco Prime Performance Manager.
Cisco Prime Performance Manager is a single performance management application that gets actionable information for the entire network, spanning core, aggregation, and access networks. This product gathers performance statistics for Cisco and multivendor network devices.
Cisco Prime Performance Manager can be offered as a standalone product or as a component of the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite. Cisco Prime Carrier Management offers a comprehensive solution for simplifying the management of modern highly complex multidomain carrier networks.
This course combines lecture materials and hands-on labs throughout to make sure that learners are able to successfully deploy and use Cisco Prime Performance Manager in their network.

The course is available only as a private group training (up to 12 people).


Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
  • Describe the features and benefits of Cisco Prime Performance Manager
  • Install Cisco Prime Performance Manager and perform initial configuration tasks
  • Use Cisco Prime Performance Manager features to assess network performance
  • Use Cisco Prime Performance Manager to set performance thresholds to proactively monitor for performance conditions before they impact the network operations


The course contains these components:
  • Introduction
  • Getting Started
  • Lab: Installing Cisco Prime Performance Manager
  • Lab: Initial Configuration
  • Usage
  • Lab: Assessing Performance
  • Lab: Analyzing Faults

Prerequisite Knowledge

The knowledge and skills that a learner should possess before attending this course are as follows:
  • Basic network management concepts (SNMP, MIBs, and so on)
  • Basic networking (TCP/IP, and so on)