Course Overview

Building the Cisco Cloud with Application Centric Infrastructure (CLDACI) is a new 5-day ILT course designed to help students prepare for the CCNP Cloud certification, a professional level certification specializing in Cloud technologies. This course extensively covers the process of implementing public, private, and hybrid cloud based on Cisco ACI.

CLASS INFORMATION
Price: 
$4,295
Duration: 
5 days
Version: 
1.0
Certification: 
CCNP Cloud
Exam: 
300-475
Learning Credits: 
43
  • Upon completing this course, you will be able to meet these objectives:

    • Describe Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) fundamentals
    • Integrate Cisco ACI with VM Managers
    • Implement application policies
    • Configure Layer 4 to Layer 7 services
    • Extend Cisco ACI to external Layer 3 and Layer 2 connections
    • Configure orchestration and automation tools, protocols, and application programming interfaces (APIs)
  • Module 1: Implement Cisco ACI Fundamentals

    • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco ACI Architecture
    • Lesson 2: Configuring Cisco APIC
    • Lesson 3: Integrating Cisco ACI with Virtual Machine Managers
    • Lesson 4: Enforcing Application Policy
    • Lesson 5: Examining Data Flow
    • Lesson 6: Module Summary
    • Lesson 7: Module Self-Check

    Module 2: Implement Cisco ACI Enhanced Features

    • Lesson 1: Implementing Virtual Port Channels
    • Lesson 2: Deploying Cisco AVS
    • Lesson 3: Implementing Inter-Tenant Communication
    • Lesson 4: Configuring Layer 4 Through Layer 7 Services
    • Lesson 5: Module Summary
    • Lesson 6: Module Self-Check

    Module 3: Configure Cisco ACI External Connections

    • Lesson 1: Implementing External Layer 3 Connections
    • Lesson 2: Enabling External Layer 2 Connections
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 4: Automate and Design Cisco ACI Deployment

    • Lesson 1: Programming and Orchestrating Cisco ACI
    • Lesson 2: Migrating Data Center to Cisco ACI
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check
    • Hardware Lab 1: Implement Cisco ACI Fabric Connectivity for Virtual Machines
    • Hardware Lab 2: Implement Application Policies
    • Hardware Lab 3: Monitor Traffic with Atomic Counters
    • Hardware Lab 4: Deploy vPC Connections to Hypervisors
    • Hardware Lab 5: Deploy Cisco AVS and Microsegmentation
    • Hardware Lab 6: Add Bare Metal Hosts and Implement Inter-Tenant Connectivity
    • Hardware Lab 7: Integrate Cisco ASA Firewall in Cisco ACI Fabric
    • Hardware Lab 8: Enable Connectivity to External Layer 3 Networks
    • Hardware Lab 9: Enable Connectivity to External Layer 2 Networks
    • Hardware Lab 10: Provision Cisco ACI Using Cisco UCS Director
    • Hardware Lab 11: Program Cisco APIC Using Python and Arya (Optional)
  • The knowledge and skills that a learner should have before attending this course are as follows:

    • Good understanding of networking protocols
      • Recommend CCNP Certification or equivalent knowledge
    • Good understanding of the VMware environment
      • Recommend attendance of the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage class or equivalent knowledge
    • Channel Partners and Resellers
    • Customers
    • Employees