Configuring Cisco Unified Computing System (DCCUCS) – eLearning

Course Overview

The Configuring Cisco Unified Computing System (DCCUCS) v1.0 course shows you how to deploy, secure, operate, and maintain Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) B-series blade servers, Cisco UCS C-Series, and S-Series rack servers for use in data centers.

You will learn how to implement management and orchestration software for Cisco UCS. You will gain hands-on practice: configuring key features of Cisco UCS, Cisco UCS Director, and Cisco UCS Manager; implementing Cisco UCS management software including Cisco UCS Manager and Cisco Intersight™; and more.

  • After taking this course, you should be able to:

    • Describe and implement Fibre Channel, zoning, and N-Port Virtualization (NPV) features on Cisco UCS
    • Describe and implement Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) on Cisco UCS
    • Describe Cisco UCS policies for service profiles
    • Describe Cisco Adapter Fabric Extender (FEX) and Single Root I/O Virtualization
    • Describe and implement Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) on Cisco UCS
    • Describe and implement external authentication providers on Cisco UCS Manager
    • Describe and implement key management on Cisco UCS Manager
    • Describe Cisco UCS Director
    • Describe and implement Cisco Intersight
    • Describe the scripting options for Cisco UCS Manager
    • Describe and implement monitoring on Cisco UCS Manager
  • To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

    • General knowledge of servers
    • Routing and switching knowledge
    • Storage area networking knowledge
    • Server virtualization knowledge

    These Cisco courses are recommended to help you meet these prerequisites:

    • Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions (CCNA) v1.0
    • Understanding Cisco Data Center Foundations (DCFNDU) v1.0
    • Implementing and Operating Cisco Data Center Core Technologies (DCCOR)
    • Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS) v1.0
    • Server administrators
    • Network engineers
    • Systems engineers
    • Consulting systems engineers
    • Technical solutions architects
    • Network administrators
    • Storage administrators
    • Network managers
    • Cisco integrators and partners