Cisco Unified Computing System Core (UCS-CORE)


Course Description

Cisco Unified Computing System Core (UCS-CORE)

Cisco Unified Computing System Core (UCS-CORE) teaches UCS LAN and SAN fundamentals, the physical and logical architecture of the Cisco UCS, and the basics of UCS server operations via a series of hands-on labs. You will learn how to install Cisco UCS fabric interconnects and blade chassis, upgrade firmware, create identity and physical resource pools, create Service Profile templates and policies, and deploy servers in a stateless computing environment. The course also examines the challenges in today's data centers and explores how Cisco UCS can be used to reduce complexity, increase scale and increase IT agility while reducing expense.

The Cisco Unified Computing System Core (UCS-CORE) course is also available as part of our Cisco Passport. Our Passport program is an IT Training Program with 12-months unlimited access to live virtual official Cisco training events. Each class is delivered by an expert Cisco Certified instructor and is Guaranteed To Run.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the logical and physical architecture of the Cisco UCS
  • Implement system management, maintenance, and high-availability services for Cisco UCS B-Series Servers
  • Configure Cisco UCS stateless computing using resource pools, templates, and policies
  • Configure Advanced Networking on Cisco UCS Service Profiles
  • Configure Local Area and Storage Area Networking

Prerequisites

  • Understanding of server system design and architecture
  • Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking
  • Familiarity with LAN/SAN technology
  • Familiarity with Fibre Channel Protocol
  • Understanding of Cisco Enterprise Data Center architecture
  • Familiarity with server virtualization technologies (VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Red Hat KVM, Citrix Xen)

Labs

  1. Exploring a UCS Manager Domain
  2. Creating UCS Manager Global Pools and Policies
  3. Configuring Network Objects
  4. Configuring Logical Storage Objects
  5. UCS Manager Service Profile Operations

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Course Information


Length: 3 day

Format: Lecture and Lab

Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite

Max. Capacity: 16


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UPCOMING COURSES
Date
Geography & Location
Days
Cost
CLC
GTR
Nov 29, 2021 - 3 day(s)
Nov 29, 2021
EMEA
Remote London Time
EMEA, Remote London Time
3
$3695 USD
$3695 USD
Jan 24, 2022 - 3 day(s)
Jan 24, 2022
EMEA
Remote London Time
EMEA, Remote London Time
3

Who Should Attend

This workshop is for the information technology professional wanting to learn the essential elements of the Cisco Unified Computing System and is perfectly suited to enable a student to deploy and operate a Cisco UCS blade server infrastructure in three days.