VersaStack Test Drive (VSTD)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline Lab Topology

Course Overview

This course is a 2-day ILT training program that is designed for technical decision makers as well as system and network engineers who will be given a comprehensive overview of the VersaStack pre-validated architecture and its unique value to both IT and business. The course covers key features of all the latest technologies comprising VersaStack solutions, including Cisco Nexus 9000 Series switches, Cisco MDS 9100 SAN switches, Cisco Unified Computing System, IBM Storwize V7000 Unified and VMware. UCS Director delivers a unified infrastructure management and cloud automation solution and is featured as part of the lab experience as well as covered during the course.

Who should attend

The primary audience for this workshop is as follows:

  • Technical Decision Makers and Data Center Solution Architects
  • Network Engineers, Network Administrators, System Engineers and Server Administrators


The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • General knowledge of networking technologies
  • Familiarity with data center architecture
  • Basic understanding of storage operations
  • Basic knowledge of server and server virtualization technologies such as VMware ESXi

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Identify the architecture, features and components of VersaStack for Data Center
  • Describe how VersaStack Solutions are designed
  • Describe implementation parameters for VersaStack, including Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches, Cisco MDS 9100 SAN Switches, Cisco Unified Computing System, IBM Storwize V7000 Unified, VMware and Cisco UCS Director

Course Content

  • VersaStack Overview
  • VersaStack Networking
  • VersaStack SAN
  • VersaStack Compute
  • VersaStack Storage
  • Cisco UCS Director
  • Cisco Nexus 9300 LAN Configuration
  • Cisco Nexus 9300 vPC Configuration
  • Cisco MDS 9100 SAN Configuration
  • Cisco UCS Resource Pools and Policies Configuration
  • Cisco UCS vNIC and vHBA Template Configuration
  • Cisco UCS Service Profile Template Configuration
  • Cisco UCS Service Profile Configuration and Deployment
  • IBM Storwize V7000 Unified SAN Provisioning
  • IBM Storwize V7000 Unified NAS Provisioning
  • Cisco UCS Director Discovery and Configuration
  • Cisco UCS Director Monitoring and Statistics
  • Cisco UCS Director Automation and Orchestration
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 2 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Sweden: 17,900 Kr
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FLEX Training

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

21/05/2018 - 22/05/2018 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Bucharest
05/11/2018 - 06/11/2018 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Prague
Czech Republic
05/11/2018 - 06/11/2018 Prague Course language: English
26/03/2018 - 27/03/2018 Rome
11/06/2018 - 12/06/2018 Milan
24/09/2018 - 25/09/2018 Rome
03/12/2018 - 04/12/2018 Milan
21/05/2018 - 22/05/2018 Bucharest Course language: English
05/03/2018 - 06/03/2018 Madrid
13/08/2018 - 14/08/2018 Madrid
Middle East
09/09/2018 - 10/09/2018 Doha Course language: English
Saudi Arabia
04/03/2018 - 05/03/2018 Riyadh Course language: English
United Arab Emirates
04/03/2018 - 05/03/2018 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS.
09/09/2018 - 10/09/2018 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS.
11/03/2018 - 12/03/2018 Cairo Course language: English
14/10/2018 - 15/10/2018 Cairo Course language: English
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. Please note, local pricing is applicable.