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DCNX7K - Configuring Cisco Nexus 7000 Switches v3.1

Configure, manage, and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch.

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In this course, you will cover the key components and procedures needed to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch. Through hands-on labs using NX-OS version 6.2(6b) code, you will gain an understanding of the day-to-day operation of the switches, including key features and functions.

Additionally, we have enhanced the standard Cisco labs to include more in-depth exploration of sought-after technologies including FabricPath, OTV, LISP, vPC, FCOE QOS, Security, and troubleshooting. All configurations are performed on the Nexus 7000, with the latest version of the NX-OS code, 6.2(6b).

 

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What You'll Learn

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  • Chassis and components of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
  • Management tools available for the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
  • Nexus switch management tools
  • Configure Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch functions and features, including Nexus-oriented features like vPC, FCoE, FabricPath,OTV, LISP, MPLS, and Security
  • Configure Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch Security and Quality of Service (QoS) features 
  • Troubleshoot key features of the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch

Outline

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  1. Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing the Cisco Nexus Product Family
    • Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Deployment Models
  2. Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Hardware
    • Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 and 7700 Series Switch Chassis
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Supervisor, I/O, and Fabric Modules
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Forwarding and Packet Flow
    • Supervisor Modules, I/O Modules, and Fabric Modules
    • Switch Forwarding and Packet Flow
  3. Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender Hardware
    • Describing Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender Support on Cisco Nexus 7000
    • Series Switches
  4. Cisco NX-OS Software
    • Describing Cisco NX-OS Architecture, Key Features, and Capabilities
    • Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Licensing Model
  5. Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Administration, Management, and Troubleshooting
    • Using Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch Management Interfaces and Setup Utilities
    • Managing Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch User Access with Cisco NX-OS
    • Configuring Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switch System Management Features
    • Using Troubleshooting Processes and Tools
    • Troubleshooting Memory and Packet Flow Issues
    • Describing the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series NAM-NX1
  6. Virtual Device Contexts on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing Virtual Device Contexts
    • Configuring VDCs
    • Describing Management Settings for VDCs
  7. Layer 2 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing and Configuring Layer 2 Features
    • Configuring Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders
    • Configuring VLANs and Advanced VLAN Features
    • Configuring STP and STP Extensions
    • Configuring Q-in-Q
  8. Port Channels and Virtual Port Channels on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing Port Channels
    • Describing vPCs
    • Configuring vPCs
    • Troubleshooting vPC
  9. Cisco FabricPath on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing Cisco FabricPath Architecture
    • Configuring Cisco FabricPath
    • Troubleshooting Cisco FabricPath
    • Describing Cisco DFA Architecture
  10. Layer 3 Switching Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing the Cisco NX-OS Forwarding Architecture
    • Configuring Routing Protocols
    • Configuring FHRP Protocols
    • Describing and Configuring BFD
    • Configuring Multicast
  11. MPLS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing MPLS
    • Configuring MPLS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Switches
    • Configuring MPLS Layer 3 VPNs
    • Configuring MPLS Layer 2 VPNs
    • Configuring MPLS TE
  12. Cisco OTV on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing Cisco OTV
    • Configuring Basic Cisco OTV
    • Configuring Cisco OTV Advanced Features
  13. VXLAN on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing VXLAN MP-BGP EVPN Technology
    • Configuring VXLAN and MP-BGP EVPN on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  14. LISP on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing LISP
    • Configuring LISP on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  15. FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing FCoE
    • Describing FCoE Support on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Configuring FCoE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  16. Security Features on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing and Configuring Security Features
    • Describing and Configuring Cisco TrustSec on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  17. QoS on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing QoS in the Data Center
    • Configuring QoS on the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
  18. Cisco ITD and RISE on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Describing Cisco ITD
    • Configuring Cisco ITD
    • Describing Cisco RISE
  19. Cisco NX-API and Python on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Using Cisco NX-API on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches
    • Using Python on Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches

Labs

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Lab 1: An Introduction to the Lab Environment
Lab 2: Cisco Nexus 7000 Platform Discovery
Lab 3: Configure User Management
Lab 4: Configure System Management
Lab 5: Configure Layer 2 Advanced Switching
Lab 6: Configure Basic and Advanced vPCs
Lab 7: Configure Basic and Advanced Cisco FabricPath
Lab 8: Configure Layer 3 Switching
Lab 9: Configure FHRP
Lab 10: Configure MPLS (Demonstration)
Lab 11: Configure Basic and Advanced OTV
Lab 12: Configure LISP
Lab 13: Configure FCoE
Lab 14: Configure Security Features
Lab 15: Configure QoS

Prerequisites

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In these courses, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to plan, implement, and monitor a scalable routed network and create an efficient and expandable enterprise network. You will focus on routing protocols for both IPv4 and IPv6, EIGRP and OSPF for an enterprise, and BGP for enterprise internet connectivity. You will also learn how to redistribute routes, implement path control, and secure Cisco routers. You will focus on Layer 2 and multi-layer switch functions including VLANs, trunks, inter-VLAN routing, port aggregation, spanning tree, first hop redundancy, as well as network security and high availability features.

Who Should Attend

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  • Network engineers, designers, administrators, and managers
  • System engineers
  • Channel partners and resellers
  • Anyone who installs and implements the Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch

 

Vendor Credits

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

Follow-On Courses

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Learn how to implement and configure Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches and Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders.

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  • IT Skills Video On-Demand Library (over 40,000 titles)
  • Introduction to Cybersecurity digital learning course
  • Course Recordings
  • IT Resource Library
  • Digital courseware
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Duration: 5 day

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