Troubleshooting Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCIT)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

  • Network Designer
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Consulting Systems Engineer
  • Technical Solutions Architect
  • Cisco Integrators/Partners


This course is part of the following Certifications:


Students considered for this training should have attended the following classes or obtained equivalent level of knowledge:

It is recommended, but not required, to have the following skills and knowledge before attending this course:

  • Configure, secure, and maintain LANs and SANs based on Cisco Nexus and MDS switches
  • Configure, secure, and maintain Cisco UCS
  • Configure, secure, and maintain Cisco ACI

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe switch virtualization.
  • Describe machine virtualization.
  • Describe network virtualization, including overlays, virtual switches, and the Cisco Nexus 1000V solution.
  • Describe Cisco FabricPath.
  • Describe Cisco Fabric Extender (FEX) connectivity.
  • Describe Ethernet port channels and virtual port channels (vPC).
  • Describe Cisco unified fabric.
  • Identify Cisco UCS components.
  • Describe Cisco UCS organizational hierarchy and role-based access control (RBAC).
  • Describe how to deploy servers in Cisco UCS.
  • Describe the purpose and advantages of application programming interfaces (API).
  • Describe cloud computing basic concepts.
  • Describe Cisco UCS Director, its functional blocks and deployment models.
  • Describe Cisco UCS Director orchestration features: policies, virtual data centers, workflows, and catalogs.
  • Describe Cisco ACI, traffic forwarding through the Cisco ACI fabric, as well as programming and orchestration capabilities.
  • Explain traffic forwarding mechanisms in Cisco ACI.
  • Describe programmability and orchestration capabilities of Cisco ACI.

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Course Content

The Troubleshooting Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCIT) v6.2 course is designed to help students prepare for the Cisco CCNP Data Center certification and for professional-level data center roles. The focus of this skills-building course is troubleshooting of LANs, SANs, Cisco Unified Fabric, Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS), and Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). The course provides rich hands-on experience in resolving problems on Cisco MDS switches, Cisco Nexus switches, Cisco fabric extenders (FEXs), Cisco UCS, and Cisco ACI. You’ll master the professional-level skills and technologies needed to troubleshoot Cisco data center infrastructure.

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Modality: C

Duration 5 days

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