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Cisco Prime Central Intermediate - Administration and Operations (CPCI-AO)

Learn how to install, configure, customize, and effectively use Cisco Prime Central, which is a common management console for all components in the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite.

GK# 5397

Course Overview


At the heart of Cisco Prime Carrier Management is Cisco Prime Central. Cisco Prime Central is a common management console for all components in the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite. It provides tight integration between the domain managers (Cisco Prime Network and Cisco Prime Optical), the service lifecycle management application (Cisco Prime Provisioning), and the performance monitoring and reporting application (Cisco Prime Performance Manager). Cisco Prime Central enables operators to transparently and efficiently implement the service management lifecycle tasks, namely, design, fulfill, assure, and analyze.

In this course, you will be introduced to the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite with an emphasis on Cisco Prime Central. You will learn how to use Cisco Prime Central. Additionally, you will learn about the primary components of the Cisco Prime Central architecture; usage of the Cisco Prime Central portal; user management (Cisco Prime Central controls authentication and authorization to all integrated suite applications); and the use of the inventory, customer management, and fault management features.

This course combines lecture materials and hands-on labs throughout to make sure that you are able to successfully operate and administrate Cisco Prime Central.


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What You'll Learn

  • Purpose and deployment of the Cisco Prime Carrier Management suite and the role Cisco Prime Central plays
  • Navigate and configure the portal, manage users and access roles, and troubleshoot Cisco Prime Central and integrations
  • Use Cisco Prime Central to manage inventory, customers, and alarms


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Classroom Live Outline

1. Overview
2. Startup
3. Using Cisco Prime Central


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Classroom Live Labs

Lab 1: Lab Access
Lab 2: Using Cisco Prime Central Portal
Lab 3: User Account Management
Lab 4: Inventory
Lab 5: Customer Management
Lab 6: Fault Management


  • Basic Linux system administrator knowledge
  • Basic network management concepts (SNMP, MIBs, and so on)
  • TCP/IP network experience

Who Should Attend

  • Technical professionals who need to know how to use and configure Cisco Prime Central

Vendor Credits


This course can be purchased with Cisco Learning Credits (CLCs).

Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

Classroom Live

Receive face-to-face instruction at one of our training center locations.

Duration: 3 day

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