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Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking v6.2 - DCICN (Associate)

The Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN) v6.2 course prepares you for the Cisco CCNA® Data Center certification and for associate-level data center roles. The course covers foundational k

4.3 9589 views Duration :5 Days 30 hrs Level : Intemediate
Last Updated: 2022-07-26 10:07:47 English Delivery Format: Live Training
Live Training
$1,200 per participant

It Includes

  • 5 Days training program
  • Live Virtual Training
  • Learn on any PC/Mobile/Tablet
  • Unlimited Doubt Sessions
  • Online Labs (if applicable)
  • Official Courseware & Kits
  • Get Recording after session
  • Get Certificate of Completion
  • Mock Tests & Exam Preps

What you'll learn?

    • Describe the characteristics and benefits of the Ethernet protocol. List Ethernet standardization.
    • Describe the OSI and TCP/IP models
    • Describe IPv4 and IPv6 network layer addressing
    • Describe the packet delivery process
    • Compare and contrast TCP/IP with the OSI model
    • Examine the Cisco Data Center network architectures, the 2- and the 3-tier network design, and the spine/leaf network design.
    • Describe Cisco Nexus products and explain basic functionalities and tools of Cisco NX-OS.
    • Describe VLANs
    • Describe issues with STP
    • Describe the routing process on Nexus switches
    • Describe Layer 3 first hop redundancy
    • Describe and configure user security features
    • Describe ACL object groups
    • Describe storage connectivity options in the Data Center. Compare iSCSI, Fibre Channel, and NAS connectivity for remote server storage.
    • Describe Fibre Channel storage networking
    • Describe VSANs
    • Describe communication between the initiator and target
    • Describe Fibre Channel zone types and their uses
    • Describe NPV and NPIV
    • Describe data center Ethernet enhancements that provide a lossless fabric
    • Describe Fibre Channel over Ethernet
    • Describe the components of a Cisco UCS server
    • Describe the Cisco UCS physical connectivity for a Fabric Interconnect cluster
    • Describe the Cisco UCS Manager interfaces

Course Overview


The Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN) v6.2 course, prepares IT professionals for the Cisco CCNA Data Center certification and for associate-level data center roles. This course covers foundational knowledge, skills, and technologies, including data center networking concepts, data center storage networking, and data center physical infrastructure.

Who Should Attend?

  • Data Center Engineer
  • Network Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • System Administrator
  • Systems Engineer
  • Network Designer
  • Consulting Systems Engineer
  • Technical Solutions Architect


    • Required: Basic computer literacy
    • Required: Basic Internet usage skills
    • Required: Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems
    • Required: Good understanding of networking protocols
    • Required: Good understanding of the VMware environment

Course Outline

  • Network Protocols and Host-to-Host Communication

    • Describing Ethernet
    • Describing OSI and TCP/IP Models
    • Describing IPv4 and IPv6 Network Layer Addressing
    • Describing Packet Delivery on a Hierarchical Network
    • Describing the TCP/IP Transport Layer

  • Basic Data Center Networking Concepts

    • Describing Data Center Network Architectures
    • Describing the Cisco Nexus Family and NX-OS
    • Implementing VLANs and Trunks
    • Describing Redundant Switched Topologies

  • Advanced Data Center Networking Concepts

    • Describing the Routing Process on Nexus Switches
    • Describing Layer 3 First Hop Redundancy
    • Describing AAA on Nexus Switches
    • Describing ACLs on Nexus Switches

  • Basic Data Center Storage

    • Describing Storage Connectivity Options in the Data Center
    • Describing Fibre Channel Storage Networking
    • Describing VSANs

  • Advanced Data Center Storage

    • Describing Communication Between Initiator and Target
    • Describing Fibre Channel Zone Types and Their Uses
    • Describing Cisco NPV Mode and NPIV
    • Describing Data Center Ethernet Enhancements
    • Describing Fibre Channel over Ethernet

  • Cisco UCS Architecture

    • Describing Cisco UCS Server Hardware Components
    • Cisco UCS Physical Connectivity for a Fabric Interconnect Cluster
    • Describing the Cisco UCS Manager Interfaces


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    In both, you choose the schedule. In public, other participants can join, Private other participants want to join.
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    You can request a refund if you do not wish to enroll in the course.
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    We do accept all major credit cards from Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover.
  • Do you offer corporate training?

    Yes, we do offer corporate training
  • Are weekend classes available?

    Yes, we also offer weekend classes.
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    You can pay through debit/credit card or bank wire transfer.
  • Can I request for a demo class before Registering?

    Yes you can request your customer experience manager for the same.
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