Course Overview

The Configuring Cisco Nexus 7000 Switches (DCNX7K) v3.1 course is a 5-day ILT training program that is designed for systems and field engineers who install and implement Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches. This course covers the key components and procedures you need to know to configure, manage, and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch platform. Configuring Cisco Nexus 7000 Switches (DCNX7K) v3.0 prepares you for implementing a Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches in the data center solution.

CLASS INFORMATION
Price: 
$3,995
Duration: 
5 days
Version: 
3.1
Learning Credits: 
40
  • Upon completing this course, you will be able to Configure the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series switches.

  • Module 1: Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing the Cisco Nexus Product Family
    • Lesson 2: Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Deployment Models
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 2: Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Hardware

    • Lesson 1: Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 7700 Series Switch Chassis
    • Lesson 2: Describing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Supervisor, I/O, and Fabric
    • Lesson 3: Describing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Forwarding and Packet Flow
    • Lesson 4: Module Summary
    • Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

    Module 3: Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender

    • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender Hardware
    • Lesson 2: Describing Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extended Support on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 4: Cisco NX-OS Software

    • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco NX-OS Architecture, Key Features, and Capabilities
    • Lesson 2: Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Licensing Model
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 5: Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Administration, Management, and Troubleshooting

    • Lesson 1: Using Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Management Interfaces and Setup Utilities
    • Lesson 2: Managing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch User Access with Cisco NX-OS
    • Lesson 3: Configuring Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch System Management Features
    • Lesson 4: Using Troubleshooting Processes and Tools
    • Lesson 5: Troubleshooting Memory and Packet Flow Issues
    • Lesson 6: Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NAM-NX1
    • Lesson 7: Module Summary
    • Lesson 8: Module Self-Check

    Module 6: Virtual Device Contexts on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing Virtual Device Contexts
    • Lesson 2: Configuring VDCs
    • Lesson 3: Describing Management Settings for VDCs
    • Lesson 4: Module Summary
    • Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

    Module 7: Layer 2 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing and Configuring Security Features
    • Lesson 2: Configuring Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders
    • Lesson 3: Configuring VLANs and Advanced VLAN Features
    • Lesson 4: Configuring STP and STP Extensions
    • Lesson 5: Configuring Q-in-Q
    • Lesson 6: Module Summary
    • Lesson 7: Module Self-Check

    Module 8: Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing Port Channels
    • Lesson 2: Describing vPCs
    • Lesson 3: Configuring vPCs
    • Lesson 4: Troubleshooting vPC
    • Lesson 5: Module Summary
    • Lesson 6: Module Self-Check

    Module 9: Cisco FabricPath on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco FabricPath Architecture
    • Lesson 2: Configuring Cisco FabricPath
    • Lesson 3: Troubleshoot Cisco FabricPath
    • Lesson 4: Describing Cisco DFA Architecture
    • Lesson 5: Module Summary
    • Lesson 6: Module Self-Check

    Module 10: Layer 3 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing the Cisco NX-OS Forwarding Architecture
    • Lesson 2: Configuring Routing Protocols
    • Lesson 3: Configuring FHRP Protocols
    • Lesson 4: Describing and Configuring BFD
    • Lesson 5: Configuring Multicast
    • Lesson 6: Module Summary
    • Lesson 7: Module Self-Check

    Module 11: MPLS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing MPLS
    • Lesson 2: Configuring MPLS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Switches
    • Lesson 3: Configuring MPLS Layer 3 VPNs
    • Lesson 4: Configuring MPLS Layer 2 VPNs
    • Lesson 5: Configuring MPLS TE
    • Lesson 6: Module Summary
    • Lesson 7: Module Self-Check

    Module 12: Cisco OTV on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco OTV
    • Lesson 2: Configuring Basic Cisco OTV
    • Lesson 3: Configuring Cisco OTV Advanced Features
    • Lesson 4: Module Summary
    • Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

    Module 13: VXLAN on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing VXLAN MP-BGP EVPN Technology
    • Lesson 2: Configuring VXLAN and MP-BGP EVPN on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 14: LISP on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing LISP
    • Lesson 2: Configuring LISP on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 15: FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing FCoE
    • Lesson 2: Describing FCoE Support on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 3: Configuring FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 4: Module Summary
    • Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

    Module 16: Security Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing and Configuring Security Features
    • Lesson 2: Describing and Configuring Cisco TrustSec on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 17: QoS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing QoS in the Data Center
    • Lesson 2: Configuring QoS on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check

    Module 18: Cisco ITD and RISE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Describing Cisco ITD
    • Lesson 2: Configuing Cisco ITD
    • Lesson 3: Describing Cisco RISE
    • Lesson 4: Module Summary
    • Lesson 5: Module Self-Check

    Module 19: Cisco NX-API and Python on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

    • Lesson 1: Using Cisco NX-API on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Lesson 2: Using Python on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch NX-API
    • Lesson 3: Module Summary
    • Lesson 4: Module Self-Check
    • Guided Lab 1: Cisco Nexus 7000 Platform Discovery
    • Guided Lab 2: Configuring User Management
    • Guided Lab 3: Configuring System Management
    • Guided Lab 4: Configuring Troubleshooting Features
    • Guided Lab 5: Configuring Layer 2 Switching
    • Guided Lab 6: Configuring vPC
    • Guided Lab 7: Configuring Cisco FabricPath
    • Guided Lab 8: Troubleshooting vPCs and Cisco FabricPath
    • Guided Lab 9: Configuring Layer 3 Switching
    • Guided Lab 10: Configuring FHRP
    • Guided Lab 11: Configuring MPLS
    • Guided Lab 12: Configuring Cisco OTV
    • Guided Lab 13: Implementing VXLAN Bridging on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch
    • Guided Lab 14: Configuring LISP
    • Guided Lab 15: Configuring FCoE
    • Guided Lab 16: Configuring Security Features (Optional)
    • Guided Lab 17: Configuring QoS (Optional)
    • Guided Lab 18: Using Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch NX-API
    • Good understanding of data center technologies, networking protocols, routing, and switching
    • Recommended CCNA Data Center Certification
    • Recommended attendance at the Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) class
    • Recommended attendance at the Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH) class
  • The primary audience for this course is as follows:

    • Network engineers and systems engineers

    The secondary audience for this course is as follows:

    • Network designers, network administrators, and network managers