Cisco® Configuring ACI in the Cisco Nexus Data Center (CACND)

The Configuring Cisco ACI in the Cisco Nexus Data Center (CACND) v4.0 course shows you how to deploy, operate, and maintain the Cisco® Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI®) in a data center using the Cisco Nexus® 9000 Series Switches. You will gain hands-on experience configuring and operating the Cisco ACI environment, configuring virtual port channels, connecting physical endpoints, practicing troubleshooting, and more.

Cisco® Configuring ACI in the Cisco Nexus Data Center (CACND)

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Learning Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the philosophy behind the Cisco ACI Model
  • Describe and configure the Cisco Nexus 9000 series of switches
  • Configure basic tasks using the Cisco APIC
  • Configure advanced tasks using the Cisco APIC
  • Configure Cisco ACI to work with VMware

     

    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Introduction to Cisco ACI
  • Examining Cisco ACI Components
  • Examining Cisco ACI Operations
  • 2 - 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
  • 3 - Cisco ACI Configuration and Operation
  • Configuring the Cisco APIC from the GUI
  • Configuring the Cisco APIC from the Command Line Interface (CLI)
  • Configuring the Cisco APIC from the API
  • Configuring Fabric Access
  • Configuring Virtual Port Channels
  • Configuring ACI Connectivity to External Networks
  • Troubleshooting Cisco ACI
  • 4 - Cisco ACI Hypervisor Integration
  • Configuring ACI Integration with VMware
  • 5 - Cisco ACI Advanced Features Configuration
  • Configuring Microsegmentation and Intra-EPG Isolation
  • Examining Transit Routing
  • Configuring Policy-Based Redirect
  • Configuring IP Multicast
  • Examining ACI Multifabric Options
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    Data center engineers

    Technical support personnel

    Cisco integrators and partners

    Other Prerequisites

    To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

    Complete knowledge of traditional networking

    Data center and virtualization

    Cisco® Configuring ACI in the Cisco Nexus Data Center (CACND)

    Call | This course is CLC-Eligible
    Course Length : 4 Days

    There are currently no scheduled dates for this course. Please contact us for more information.

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