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Troubleshooting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (DCACIT)

( Duration: 3 Days )

This Troubleshooting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (DCACIT) training course teaches the key components and procedures that you need to know to manage, monitor, and troubleshoot Cisco Nexus 9000 Series Switches in Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) mode, a solution to simplify, optimize, and accelerate infrastructure deployment and governance. This course is for advanced engineers who have installed and managed existing fabrics or for those who have completed the Implementing Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure-Advanced (DCACI) course.

By attending Troubleshooting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (DCACIT) workshop, delegates will learn to:

  • Design policy-driven automation to streamline the deployment lifecycle
  • Integrate a comprehensive solution using any hypervisor, supporting any workload, for any location, and in any cloud
  • Review and verify basic connectivity to Cisco Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC)
  • Explain Cisco APIC and its monitoring, management, and troubleshooting aspects
  • Describe Cisco Network Assurance and Cisco Network Insights and how to use them to improve operational efficiency
  • Avoid common mistakes and recognize common symptoms

  • Completion of Cisco ACI Field Engineer Essentials course
  • Familiarity with data center infrastructure operations
  • Familiarity with management of Cisco data center switches
  • Basic programming
  • Basic network troubleshooting
  • System or network administration (Linux or Windows)
  • Data center operations

The Troubleshooting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (DCACIT) class is ideal for:

  • Developers and engineers including Network engineers

COURSE AGENDA

1

Cisco ACI - Operations

  • Management Information Tree
  • Cisco ACI APIC and Built-In Tools
2

Operational Challenges

  • Challenges and Solutions
3

Introducing Cisco Network Assurance Engine (NAE)

  • Overview of Cisco Network Assurance Engine
  • Components of Cisco NAE
4

Introducing Cisco Network Insights

  • Introducing Cisco Network Insights Advisor
  • Introducing Cisco Network Insights Resources
5

Cisco ACI Fabric Operation and Forwarding

  • Virtual Extensible LAN Basics
  • Cisco ACI Initial Configuration Overview
6

Cisco ACI Troubleshooting Methodology

  • Review of Logical Model
  • Review of Concrete Model
7

Troubleshooting the Logical Model

  • Troubleshooting Logical Model Methodology
8

Troubleshooting the Concrete Model

  • Troubleshooting Concrete Model Methodology
9

Troubleshooting Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) Integration

  • Troubleshooting VMware
  • Verifying Blade Chassis
10

Troubleshooting Layer 4–7 Service Insertion

  • Layer 4–7 Service Graph Overview
  • Device Packages
11

Troubleshooting Layer 2

  • VLAN and Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) Mapping
  • Traffic Flow
12

Troubleshooting Layer 3 Routing

  • Troubleshooting Routing
  • Layer 3 Transit Routing
13

Troubleshooting Contracts and Route Leaking

  • Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF)-VRF Contracts and Route Leaking
14

Cisco ACI Best Practices

  • Cisco ACI Naming Conventions
  • Configuration

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