Cisco Nexus

Level
Advanced
Duration
60 hours
Course Fee
₹40000

Network devices such as Cisco Nexus 7000 provide 100% Uptime to clients. Cisco Nexus Switch has features such as VDC ( Virtual Device Contexts), VPC (Virtual Port Channel), Fabric Path , FEX, OTV, CheckPoint and Rollback, TrustSec, Ethereal/Wireshark and Many more. All of these features are unique in Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco Nexus 5000. NX-OS is the operating System used in Nexus Devices. It is very different from IOS however, once you start using it, you will notice that It is very easy to operate. Some of the other benefits and advantages it has are – Virtualization, Flexibility, Resiliency, Scalability, Security, Unified Datacenter OS etc.

Training Type
Classroom Online Corporate
Batch Timings

For the latest training schedule, please check the Schedules.

Weekdays
  • Early Morning
  • Morning
  • Afternoon
  • Evening
  • Fastrack
Weekdays
  • Morning
  • Afternoon
  • Evening
  • Sat / Sun
  • Sunday Only

Training is available in small groups as well as on one-to-one basis. Get in touch.

Cisco Nexus

Level
Advanced
Duration
60 hrs.
Course Fee
₹40000

Network devices such as Cisco Nexus 7000 provide 100% Uptime to clients. Cisco Nexus Switch has features such as VDC ( Virtual Device Contexts), VPC (Virtual Port Channel), Fabric Path , FEX, OTV, CheckPoint and Rollback, TrustSec, Ethereal/Wireshark and Many more. All of these features are unique in Cisco Nexus 7000 and Cisco Nexus 5000. NX-OS is the operating System used in Nexus Devices. It is very different from IOS however, once you start using it, you will notice that It is very easy to operate. Some of the other benefits and advantages it has are – Virtualization, Flexibility, Resiliency, Scalability, Security, Unified Datacenter OS etc.

Training Type
Classroom Online Corporate
Batch Timings

For the latest training schedule, please check the Schedules.

Weekdays
  • Early Morning
  • Morning
  • Afternoon
  • Evening
  • Fastrack
Weekdays
  • Morning
  • Afternoon
  • Evening
  • Sat / Sun
  • Sunday Only

Training is available in small groups as well as on one-to-one basis. Get in touch.

Course Introduction

This instructor led course offered by RSTFORUM introduces you to the features and functions of the Cisco ASR 9000 Series Aggregation Services Routers platform. Through a combination of lecture and hands-on labs, you will learn all major aspects of the platform, including Layer 2 and Layer 3 services, Layer 2 and Layer 3 multicast, Operation, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM), quality of service (QoS) features, and network virtualization. The key to a high success rate is based on the program’s objectives as follows:

  • Course contents are based on NEXUS course outlines.
  • Dedicated Monitoring to evaluate and report candidates progress
  • Extensive hands-on lab exercises
  • Industry acclaimed, experienced and certified instructors
Course Highlights
  • Project manager can be assigned to track candidates’ performance
  • Curriculum based on course outlines defined by Cisco.
  • This Instructor-led classroom course is designed with an aim to build theoretical knowledge supplemented by ample hands-on lab exercises
  • Facility of Lab on cloud available (based on booking)
  • Courseware includes reference material to maximize learning.
  • Assignments and test to ensure concept absorption.
  • Courseware includes reference material to maximize learning.
  • Assignments and test to ensure concept absorption.
  • Repeating of lectures allowed (based on seat availability)
Course Objectives
  • Understand the Models and Overview of Nexus 2000 aka Fabric Extender, 5000, 7000 Series Devices
  • Understand the Models and Overview of Nexus 9000 as known as ACI (Application Centric Infrastructure)
  • Understand Cisco Nexus’s Licenses and way to Configure
  • Understand Features and Feature-Set in NXOS
  • Understand the Command Line Interface of NXOS
  • Understand the Initial Setup and Reload of Nexus 5000
  • Understand Port Profiles in Nexus Platform
  • Understand CFS (Cisco Fabric Services)
  • Understand the concept and operation of VDC (Virtual Device Context)
  • Learn to Create and Delete VDC and it’s naming convention
  • Configure and Operate FEX ( Fabric Extender)
  • Understand the Concept of vPC (Virtual Port Channel)
  • Configure vPC PeerKeepalive and vPC Peer Link between Peer Switches
  • Configure vPC on Cisco Nexus 7000
  • Configure Multiple vPC
  • Configure vPC between 5K and FEX
  • Understand the Case Studies in vPC
  • Understand the concept of Fabric Path
  • Understand Traditional versus Conversational Mac Learning
  • Initial Configuration of FabricPath
  • Configure Switch ID and Verify FabricPath
  • Understand Fabric Path Database
  • Configure vPC+ in FabricPath and Verify it’s operation
  • Understand OTV( Overlay Transport Virtualization)
  • Configure OTV and Verify it’s operation
  • Understand and Configure SPAN, ERSPAN
  • Setup and Configure CheckPoint and Rollback Options
  • Configure Wireshark Capture in Control Plane and Data Plane
  • Configure Netflow, RBAC, DHCP Snooping in NXOS
  • Configure Storm Control and GOLD (Generic Online Diagnostics)
  • Configure RPVST+ and verify it’s operaton
  • Understand PVLAN and Configure on Cisco Nexus Platform
  • Configure EIGRP and OSPF In Cisco Nexus
  • Configure HSRP, VRRP and GLBP in Cisco Nexus
  • Understand ACI( Application Centric Infrastructure)
  • Understand APIC Hardware and it’s functionality
  • Discovery and Initial config of switches
  • Understand System and Device Healthscore and Dashboard
  • Understand and Configure Tenant, Context and Bridge Domain in ACI
  • Understand the Forwarding in ACI
  • Configure Interface Policy and Interface Policy Groups
  • Configure Switch Profile and Interface Profile
Course Topics

1. NX-OS Basic Operations

  • NX-OS Functionality
  • Licenses detailed explanation
  • Features and Feature-Set
  • Initial Setup of Cisco Nexus 5000 and Reload
  • Cisco Fabric Services ( CFS)

2. Virtual Device Context ( VDC)

  • VDC concepts explanation
  • VDC creation and Deletion
  • Port movement between VDCs
  • VDC Combined Name Options

3.  Cisco Nexus 2000 ( FEX )

  • Labs on Fabric Extenders
  • FEX Troubleshooting

4. vPC ( Virtual Port Channel)

  • Understanding vPC
  • Configuring vPC Peer Keepalive
  • Configuring vPC Peer Link
  • Configuring Port Channels
  • Simple vPC Lab
  • Multiple vPC Lab ( Double vPC)
  • vPC between 5K and 2K
  • Case Studies of Link Down

5. Fabric Path in Cisco Nexus 7000 & 5000

  • Fabric Path Overview
  • Traditional MAC Learning
  • Conversational MAC Learning
  • Initial Configuration
  • Switch ID in Fabric Path
  • Understanding vPC+ in FabricPath
  • vPC+ Lab
  • Verification and Troubleshooting Labs of vPC+

6.  FHRP ( First Hop Redundancy Protocols)

  • HSRP Configuration in Cisco Nexus Environment
  • Securing HSRP
  • Lab on VRRP
  • Lab on GLBP

7.  Routing Protocols

  •  EIGRP Lab

8. Additional Labs

  • Setting up Checkpoints
  • Setting up Rollbacks
  • PVLAN in Cisco Nexus
  • RPVST+ Configuration
  • Altering Timers in STP

9. OTV (Overlay Transport Virtualization )

10. RBAC & DHCP Snooping

11. Ethereal/Wireshark in Cisco Nexus 7000

Lab Topics

Not Available


Virtual Classroom
  • Instructor led online training is an ideal vehicle for delivering training to individuals anywhere in the world at any time.
  • This innovative approach presents live content with instructor delivering the training online.
  • Candidates will be performing labs remotely on our labs on cloud in presence of an online instructor.
  • Rstforum uses microsoft lync engine to deliver instructor led online training.
  • Advances in computer network technology, improvements in bandwidth, interactions, chat and conferencing, and realtime audio and video offers unparalleled training opportunities.
  • Instructor led online training can helps today’s busy professionals to perform their jobs and upgrade knowledge by integrating self-paced instructor led online training in their daily routines.
Miscellaneous
  • Minimum batch size required for batch is 10 participants in the this course.
  • The RST Forum reserves the right to cancel/postpone the class.
  • Course schedule will be provided before commencement of the course.
  • Certificate of participation will be awarded to participants with a minimum 90% attendance.
  • All attendees are to observe the Copyright Law on intellectual properties such as software and courseware from respective vendors.
  • The RST Forum reserves the right to include external participants in the program either for the entire course or individual courses.
  • The RST Forum reserves the right to change/alter the sequence of courses. RST FORUM published Book would be given at 50% discounted rate to the forum students.