Description

The Implementing Cisco Prime Carrier Management Suite (ICPCMS) v1.0 is a 5-day lab-intensive instructor-led course that introduces the learners to the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite and its components and features. The learner learns the important theoretical concepts on which the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite is based, and gains the practical knowledge and skills required for a successful implementation. The learner is also able to perform suite sizing and planning based on the requirements of their network.
In hands-on labs, the learner learns to verify system prerequisites and to perform installation, validation, and system integration for each Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite application. The learner also performs basic integration troubleshooting, device discovery, and system administration.
This course combines lecture materials and hands-on labs throughout to make sure that the learner is able to successfully implement the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite.

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

Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
  • Recognize the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite components and features
  • Identify deployment concepts and perform suite sizing and planning
  • Verify prerequisites and perform installation, validation, and system integration for each Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite application
  • Perform integration troubleshooting
  • Perform device discovery
  • Perform system administration

Outline

The course contains these components:
  • Cisco Prime Carrier Management Suite Overview
  • Deployment Concepts and Planning
  • Lab: Server Sizing Exercise
  • Installing Cisco Prime Network
  • Lab: Installing Cisco Prime Network
  • Installing Cisco Prime Performance Manager
  • Lab: Installing Cisco Prime Performance Manager
  • Installing Cisco Prime Provisioning
  • Lab: Installing Cisco Prime Provisioning
  • Installing Cisco Prime Optical
  • Lab: Installing Cisco Prime Optical
  • Installing Cisco Prime Central
  • Lab: Installing Cisco Prime Central
  • Troubleshooting
  • Lab: Suite Application Integration
  • Lab: Integration Troubleshooting
  • Device Discovery
  • Lab: Device Discovery
  • Cisco Prime Carrier Management Suite Administration
  • Lab: User Account Management
  • Lab: Suite Administration

Prerequisite Knowledge

The knowledge and skills that a learner should possess before attending this course are as follows:
  • Basic Red Hat Enterprise system administration
  • Basic understanding of Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
  • Basic understanding of Cisco IOS, Cisco IOS XR, Cisco IOS XE, and Cisco NX-OS commands