Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Operations and Troubleshooting (DCACIO)

Course Overview

The Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Operations and Troubleshooting (DCACIO) course shows you how to operate and troubleshoot Cisco© data center network infrastructure running Cisco ACI. Through expert instruction and hands-on practice, you will learn about operational tools, and best practices and caveats for configuration management, performance tracking, and more. You will practice troubleshooting common issues on a live fabric. Based on lessons learned in over 100 production deployments, this course gives you the real-world knowledge and skills to boost operational efficiencies in your own deployment.

3 days
  • This course will help you:

    • Quickly ramp up on Cisco ACI operational knowledge, skills, and best practices honed from over 100 production deployments
    • Gain hands-on troubleshooting techniques
    • Achieve the benefits of using Cisco ACI, such as streamlined operations
    • ACI Overview and Configuration Review
    • ACI Configuration Management
      • Installing, Upgrading, Backing Up and Restoring ACI Fabric
    • Monitoring ACI
      • Always-On and On-Demand Monitoring Tools
      • Exercises: Visore, CLI Commands, Audit Logs, Traffic Map
    • Troubleshooting ACI
      • Methodologies, Tools, and Specific Examples
      • Exercises: iPing, End Point Tracker, Troubleshooting Tool, Contract Drops, Contracts, Traceroute, Atomic Counters
  • To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

    • Familiarity with data center infrastructure operations
    • Familiarity with the management of Cisco data center switches
    • Understanding of basic network troubleshooting
    • IT professionals who support a Cisco ACI data center network, including:
      • Data center engineers
      • Field engineers
      • Network engineers
      • Systems engineers