Course Details

DCINX9K: Introducing Cisco Nexus 9000 Switches in NX-OS Mode (DCINX9K)

Course Overview:

This course is designed for systems engineers, technical architects. This course will teach about the next-generation Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches. Prior knowledge of NX-OS and the Nexus 5000, 6000, or 7000 platforms are strongly recommended.

Course Objectives:

  • First deployment option, known as Standalone Mode
  • A RESTful API, Python scripting, Linux BASH access
  • Direct ASIC-level access for traffic flow monitoring
  • Support for open-systems automation
  • Orchestration DevOps platforms
  • Puppet, Chef, and Cisco's own onePK
  • Support for software-defined networking (SDN)
  • Emerging overlay network technologies
  • VXLAN, OpenFlow
  • OpenDaylight Controller
Course Pre-Requisite
Please speak and ask your National Account Manager about this course's Pre-Requisite before sign up.
Course Outline
  1. Cisco Nexus 9000 Solution Overview Data Center Trends Nexus 9000 Overview NX-OS Enhancements
  2. Hardware Overview Nexus 9500 Chassis Line Card Modules Supervisors Fabric Modules Power Supplies System Controllers Nexus 9300 Switches FEX Support 40G and 100GE Networking Supported Optics
  3. Hardware Architecture 9500 Architecture Line Card Architecture 9300 Architecture Packet Forwarding
  4. Nexus 9000 NX-OS Enhancements Nexus 9000 NX-OS Feature Overview High Availability Management
  5. VXLAN Overlay Networks VXLAN Overview VXLAN Control Plane VXLAN Forwarding Plane Configuring VXLAN
  6. Programmability and Automation Programming Features Automation Features Visibility and Monitoring Features
  7. Nexus 9000 Topology Designs Traditional Data Center Topologies Spine and Leaf Topologies Overlay Topologies
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Next Steps
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Delivery Modalities:

  • Live Instructor-Led
  • Live Online Instructor-Led

Delivery Methods:

  • Individual Training
  • Group Training
  • Onsite-Private Training
  • Hybrid Training

Course Days: 2 Days

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