UCS Implementation and Design Bootcamp (UCSBC)

Course Description Schedule


  • Understanding of server system design and architecture
  • Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking
  • Familiarity with SANs
  • Familiarity with Hypervisor Technologies, such as VMware
  • Understanding of Cisco Enterprise Data Center Architecture

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to design, implement and manage a Cisco Unified Computing System.

Course Content

This course combines the two official Cisco courses !CI-DCUCD and Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI) into a single 5-day class. You will learn how to design scalable, reliable, and intelligent Data Center Unified Computing Solutions based on Cisco UCS and to install, implement, and manage Cisco UCS in a virtualized data center environment.

Day 1

  • UCS Overview
  • Provisioning the Cisco UCS Cluster
  • Demo: Initial Configuration
  • Lab: Initial Configuration Continued
  • Lab: Integrating C-Series Servers into UCSM
  • Implementing RBAC
  • Managing and Upgrading Cisco UCS B-Series Firmware
  • Lab: Configure Role-Based Access Control

Day 2

  • Implementing Backup, Import, and Restore of the UCSM Database
  • Lab: Backing Up and Importing Configuration Data
  • Implementing Logging and Monitoring
  • Implementing High Availability
  • Lab: Reporting
  • Implementing Cisco UCS B-Series Physical Connectivity
  • Installing Cisco UCS B-Series Hardware
  • Implementing Cisco UCS B-Series LAN Connectivity
  • Implementing Cisco UCS B-Series SAN Connectivity
  • Provisioning LAN Networking
  • Provisioning SAN Networking

Day 3

  • Provisioning Resource Pools in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Lab: Configuring Resource Pools
  • Provisioning Server Policies in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Provisioning Service Profiles from Templates in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Provisioning Cisco UCS C-Series Integration in Cisco UCS Manager
  • Lab: Creating Service Profile Templates
  • Implementing Cisco R-Series Rack Enclosures
  • Installing Cisco UCS C-Series Server Hardware
  • Installing Cisco UCS C-Series Servers in a Cisco R-Series Enclosure

Day 4

  • Updating Cisco UCS C-Series Firmware with the Host Upgrade Utility
  • Provisioning Monitoring and Logging on the Cisco UCS C-Series Server
  • Provisioning LAN and SAN Connectivity in the CIMC
  • Provisioning RAID on the Cisco UCS C-Series Server
  • Installing VMware ESXi on the Cisco UCS C-Series Server Local RAID Array
  • Provisioning Cisco VM-FEX and Cisco VM-FEX Universal Passthrough
  • Lab: Building a VMware Infrastructure
  • Provisioning Cisco VM-FEX
  • Provisioning Cisco VM-FEX Universal Passthrough
  • Lab: Configure Cisco VM-FEX

Day 5

  • Data Center Architecture Overview
  • Defining a Cisco UCS Solution Design
  • Analyzing Computing Solutions Characteristics
  • Employing Data Center Analysis Tools
  • Sizing the Cisco UCS C-Series Server Solution
  • Sizing the Cisco UCS B-Series Server Solution
  • Planning Unified Computing Deployment
  • Designing Cisco UCS Server Deployment
  • Designing Cisco Unified Communications on Cisco UCS
  • Designing Distributed Computing on Cisco UCS
  • Lab: Analyze Existing Computing Solution
  • Case Study: Size Small Cisco UCS Solution
  • Case Study: Size Large Cisco UCS Solution
  • Lab: Plan Physical Deployment
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Sweden: 35,900 Kr
Enroll now
Online Training
Modality: L
Price (excl. VAT)
  • Sweden: 35,900 Kr
Enroll now
Click on the location to go directly to the booking page Schedule

Currently there are no local training dates scheduled.  For enquiries please write to info@flane.se.

FLEX Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

19/11/2018 - 23/11/2018 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Sofia
19/11/2018 - 23/11/2018 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Sofia
22/10/2018 - 26/10/2018 Madrid
Middle East
30/09/2018 - 04/10/2018 Doha Course language: English
United Arab Emirates
30/09/2018 - 04/10/2018 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. Please note, local pricing is applicable.

Accessing our website tells us you are happy to receive all our cookies. However you can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more.   Got it!