Configuring Cisco ACI in the Cisco Nexus Data Center (CACND) v4.0 is a 4-day instructor-led or 5-day Virtual instructor-led, lab based course that covers the configuration of the data center with the use of the Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI). This course is designed for technical professionals who need to know how to deploy, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot the Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI) in the Cisco Nexus Data Center.
The CACND v4.0 course can be delivered in person or via Cisco WebEx.

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Date: from 6.4.2020 to 9.4.2020
Language: English
Location: Europe/Africa
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Date: from 11.8.2020 to 14.8.2020
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After finishing this course, you will gain additional knowledge in:
  • Cisco data center and ACI component architecture
  • Cisco ACI configuration and troubleshooting
  • Cisco ACI advanced feature configuration


The CACND v4.0 course contains the following components:
  • Introduction to Cisco ACI
    • Examining Cisco ACI Components
    • Examining Cisco ACI Operations
  • Cisco ACI Component Architecture
    • Examining the Operation of the Cisco ACI Fabric
    • Exploring the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches
    • Examining the Cisco APIC
    • Managing Cisco ACI
  • Cisco ACI Configuration
    • Configuring the Cisco APIC from the GUI
    • Configuring the APIC from the CLI
    • Configuring the APIC with the API
    • Configuring Fabric Access
    • Configuring vPCs
    • Configuring ACI Connectivity to External Networks
    • Troubleshooting Cisco ACI
  • Cisco ACI Advanced Features Configuration
    • Configuring Microsegmentation and Intra-EPG Isolation
    • Examining Transit Routing
    • Configuring Policy-Based Redirect
    • Configuring IP Multicast
    • Examining ACI Multi-fabric Options
  • Cisco ACI vCenter Plug-in
    • Examining VMware Fundamentals
    • Configuring VM Connectivity
    • Performing and Verifying vMotion Migrations
    • Configuring ACI Integration with VMware
  • Lab Outline:
    • Lab: Exploring the Cisco ACI Fabric
    • Lab: Exploring the Cisco APIC
    • Lab: Operational Element Configuration from the GUI
    • Lab: Operational Element Configuration from the CLI
    • Lab: Cisco APIC API Configuration
    • Lab: Endpoint Physical Connectivity
    • Lab: Virtual Port Channels
    • Lab: Cisco ACI External Connectivity
    • Lab: Cisco ACI Troubleshooting
    • Lab: VM Integration with Cisco ACI

Prerequisite Knowledge

Cisco recommends that you have the following prerequisite knowledge and skills:
  • Data center and virtualization knowledge