Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

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Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

This course is a training program that is designed for systems and field engineers who install and implement Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches. It covers the key components and procedures you need to know to configure, manage, and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch platform.  This course focuses on the product hardware, its architecture, and key features, with extensive feature configuration and hands on labs.

Target Audience

Network engineers and systems engineersNetwork designers, network administrators, and network managers

Prerequisites

Good understanding of data center technologies, networking protocols, routing, and switchingRecommended CCNA Data Center CertificationRecommended Implementing Cisco IP the Routing (ROUTE)Recommended Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to.Identify the chassis and components of the Cisco Nexus 7000 SwitchDescribe how to perform hardware installation, verify and troubleshoot system hardware of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series SwitchesDescribe the QoS features that are available on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches; configure and verify their operation  

Course Curriculum

Section 1: Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing the Cisco Nexus Product FamilyDescribing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Deployment Models
Section 2: Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Hardware
Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 7700 Series Switch ChassisDescribing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Supervisor, I/O, and Fabric SectionsDescribing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Forwarding and Packet Flow
Section 3: Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender
Describing Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender HardwareDescribing Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender Support on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Section 4: Cisco NX-OS Software
Describing Cisco NX-OS Architecture, Key Features, and CapabilitiesDescribing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Licensing Model
Section 5: Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Administration, Management, and Troubleshooting
Using Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Management Interfaces and Setup UtilitiesManaging Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch User Access with Cisco NX-OSConfiguring Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch System Management FeaturesUsing Troubleshooting Processes and ToolsTroubleshooting Memory and Packet Flow Issues
Section 6: Cisco Prime DCNM
Describing Cisco Prime DCNM
Section 7: Virtual Device Contexts on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing Virtual Device ContextsConfiguring VDCsDescribing Management Settings for VDCs
Section 8: Layer 2 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing and Configuring Security FeaturesConfiguring Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric ExtendersConfiguring VLANs and Advanced VLAN FeaturesConfiguring STP and STP ExtensionsConfiguring Q-in-Q
Section 9: Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing Port ChannelsDescribing vPCsConfiguring vPCsTroubleshooting vPC 
Section 10: Cisco FabricPath on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing Cisco FabricPath ArchitectureConfiguring Cisco FabricPathTroubleshooting Cisco FabricPath
Section 11: Cisco DFA
Describing Cisco DFA Architecture
Section 12: Layer 3 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing the Cisco NX-OS Forwarding ArchitectureConfiguring Routing ProtocolsDescribing and Configuring Route Policy Manager and PBRConfiguring Layer 3 VirtualizationConfiguring FHRP ProtocolsDescribing and Configuring BFDConfiguring Multicast
Section 13: Cisco OTV on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing Cisco OTVConfiguring Basic Cisco OTVConfiguring Cisco OTV Advanced Features
Section 14: LISP on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing LISPConfiguring LISP on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Section 15: FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing FCoEDescribing FCoE Support on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series SwitchesConfiguring FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches 
Section 16: Security Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing and Configuring Security FeaturesDescribing and Configuring Cisco TrustSec on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Section 17: QoS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
Describing QoS in the Data CenterConfiguring QoS on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches