NX-OS for Data Center Systems IOS Administrators (DCNXA)
Virtual ClassroomLearning Style
5 DaysCourse Duration
About Individual Course:
About this course:
The Cisco NX-OS for IOS Administrators (DCNXA) v2.0 is a five-day instructor-led course designed for network administrators who are migrating from a traditional Cisco IOS environment to routing and switching platforms that use the Nexus Operating System (NX-OS). This course covers the key components and procedures you need to know to install and manage Cisco Nexus 9000, 7000, 5000, 2000 and 1000v series switches. This course will also cover important troubleshooting procedures for these platforms as well.
The average salary for Cisco Certified Network Engineer is $77,484 per year.
- Describe the differences between the Cisco IOS and NX-OS operating systems.
- Describe the features and functionality of the Cisco NX-OS.
- Describe how the Cisco NX-OS is used for functionality specific to different Cisco Nexus switching platforms, such as the 7000-series, 5000-series, and 1000-series switches.
- Understand basic and advanced configurations of the Cisco Nexus 7000-series, 5000-series, and 1000-series switches using the NX-OS.
- Understand basic and advanced configurations of the Cisco Virtual Security Gateway.
- Understand troubleshooting techniques for the Cisco Nexus 7000-series, 5000-series, and 1000-series switches using the NX-OS.
- Network, systems, and consulting systems engineers
- Network designers, administrators, and managers
- Data Center administrators, designers and system engineers
- CCNA Switching and Routing knowledge level
Suggested prerequisite courses:
Virtual Instructed-Led Outline
Module 1: The Cisco Nexus platform and NX-OS
- Identifying Cisco Nexus Products
- Nexus 7000 Features at a high level
- The NX-OS Software Architecture
- Configuring Nexus Management Features
- Command syntax
- Context-sensitive help
- Navigation between configuration modes
- Configuring Layer 2 Switching Features
- Unidirectional Link Detection (UDLD)
- Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP)
- Port Profiles
- Maximum Transmission Unit (MTU)
- Multiple Spanning Tree
- Traffic Storm Control
- Configuring Nexus Fabric Extenders (FEX)
- Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels (VPCs)
- Virtual Device Contexts (VDCs)
- Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF) Contexts
- Static Routing
- Unicast RIB and FIB
- Route Policy Manager
- Policy-Based Routing (PBR)
- First Hop Redundancy Protocols (HSRP/VRRP/GLBP)
- Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS)
- Overlay Transport Virtualization (OTV)
- Understanding the Fiber Channel protocol
- Configuring FCoE
- Configuring SAN Switching Features
- Embedded Event Manager (EEM)
- Onboard Failure Logging (OBFL)
- Fundamentals of the Nexus 1000v Virtual Switch
- Integrating the Nexus 1000v with the VMware vCenter Server
- Basic Integration process
- Configuring Port Profiles
- Configuring Security Features
- Connecting to the NterOne Lab Environment
- Familiarization of the Cisco NX-OS Command-Line Interface (CLI)
- Initial Configuration of the Nexus 5548 switches
- Advanced Layer 2 Configuration of Nexus 5548 switches
- Advanced Layer 3 Configuration of Nexus 5548 switches
- Initial Configuration of Nexus 7004 switches with SUP2E Supervisor Module
- Advanced Layer 2 Configuration of Nexus 7004 switches
- Advanced Layer 3 Configuration of Nexus 7004 switches
- Initial Configuration of Nexus 1000v switches
- Advanced Configuration of Nexus 1000v switches
- Troubleshooting Scenarios for the Nexus switching platforms
|Learning Style||Virtual Classroom|
|Course Duration||5 Days|
|VPA Eligible||VPA Eligible|
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