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DCAC9K - Cisco Data Center Application Centric Infrastructure (DCAC9K)

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This course is a 5-day ILT training program designed for systems and field engineers who manage and implement the Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in ACI mode. The course covers the key components and procedures you need to know to understand, configure, manage Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in ACI mode, and how to connect the ACI Fabric to external networks and services.

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Prerequisites


To fully benefit from this course, students should have the following prerequisite skills and knowledge:
  • Students should be familiar with Cisco Ethernet switching products.
  • Students should understand Cisco data center architecture.
  • Students should be familiar with virtualization
  • Good understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching: ?Recommended CCNA Certification

Recommended attendance of Cisco IP Routing Class (ROUTE)
Recommended attendance of Cisco Switching Class (SWITCH)

Detailed Class Syllabus


Module 1: Introducing Cisco ACI


Lesson 1: Describing the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch ACI Solution
Lesson 2: Describing the Cisco ACI Fabric
Lesson 3: Describing Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switch Hardware
Lesson 4: Module Summary
Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

Module 2: Cisco ACI Configuration


Lesson 1: Configuring Cisco APIC
Lesson 2: Configuring Layer 4 Through Layer 7 Services
Lesson 3: Configuring APIC Hypervisor Integration
Lesson 4: Module Summary
Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

Module 3: Cisco ACI Programmability and Orchestration


Lesson 1: Demonstrating Cisco ACI Network Programmability
Lesson 2: Cisco ACI Network Orchestration
Lesson 3: Module Summary
Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

Module 4: Cisco ACI External Connectivity, Management, and Migration


Lesson 1: Configuring ACI Connectivity to Outside Networks
Lesson 2: Implementing ACI Management
Lesson 3: Describing Migration Options with ACI
Lesson 4: Module Summary
Lesson 5: Module Self-Check