Configuring Cisco Nexus 5000 Switches (DCNX5K) v3.1 is a 5-day ILT training program that is designed for systems and field engineers, consulting systems engineers, technical solutions architects, and Cisco integrators and partners who implement and configure Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches and Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders.
The course provides the key components and procedures that are needed to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches and Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders in the LAN, SAN, and unified fabric environments.
During the course of instruction, the learner will be exposed to the configuration of advanced technologies, such as Fibre Channel, QoS and FCoE, but will not be required to have experience with these technologies in order to successfully to complete the class.
Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
Lab 1: Initial Switch Configuration
Lab 2: Configuring System Management
Lab 3: Upgrading the Cisco NX-OS Software with ISSU
Lab 4: Configuring User Security
Lab 5A: Installing Cisco Prime DCNM
Lab 5B: Graphical Management Tools
Lab 6: Using Troubleshooting Tools
Lab 7: Connecting the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender
Lab 8: Configuring Layer 2 Switching Features
Lab 9: Configuring FEX Active-Active VPC and EVPC
Lab 10: Configuring a Host Virtual Port Channel
Lab 11: Configuring FabricPath
Lab 12: Configuring Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
Lab 13: Configuring FCoE