Implementing Cisco HyperFlex (DCIHX) – eLearning

Course Overview

The Implementing Cisco HyperFlex (DCIHX) v1.2 course shows you how to deploy and use the Cisco HyperFlex™ data platform to support multicloud workloads.

You will become familiar with HyperFlex components and learn how to install, design, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco HyperFlex to support highly scalable and resilient multicloud implementations. You will also gain hands-on experience focused on installation, management, maintenance, and native replication, and you will explore cluster technologies as well as Cisco Intersight™.

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

    • Describe hyperconvergence, Cisco HyperFlex, and the components of Cisco HyperFlex
    • Explain the Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) and what makes it valuable to business
    • Describe how Cisco HyperFlex Data Platform (HXDP) works
    • Describe the physical components of Cisco HyperFlex
    • Install and expand Regular vSphere Cisco HyperFlex
    • Manage your Cisco HyperFlex VMware ESXi-based cluster
    • Describe how to maintain Cisco HyperFlex
    • Design a Cisco HyperFlex solution
    • Protect the data on your Cisco HyperFlex cluster using replication and data at rest encryption
    • Describe a stretched cluster and how it is different from a standard cluster
    • Describe a HyperV-based cluster and how it is different from an ESXi-based cluster
    • Design a multicloud datacenter with Cisco HyperFlex
    • Describe an Edge cluster and how is it different from a standard cluster
    • Perform basic troubleshooting tasks and explain Cisco Intersight
    • Explain Cisco HyperFlex releases beyond 4.0(1a)
  • To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge:

    • Cisco CCNA®–level knowledge about data center architecture and products technologies (network, compute, storage network)
    • Familiarity with VMware vCenter and ESXi
    • Familiarity with Microsoft Server 2016 and Hyper-V
    • Data center engineers
    • Cisco integrators and partners