In this instructor led Troubleshooting Cisco Data Center Infrastructure (DCIT) course students will learn the skills required to successfully troubleshoot a data center infrastructure including network, compute platforms, storage network, automation, management and operations.This course prepares students for the Cisco CCNP Data Center concentration exam – DCIT. Passing this exam along with the CCNP Data Center core exam will earn students the Cisco CCNP Data Center certification.

Exam Number: 300-615 DCIT

Course Outline

01. Routing Protocol Troubleshooting

  • Troubleshooting OSPFv2 and OSPFv3
  • Troubleshooting MP-BGP
  • Troubleshooting multicast routing
  • Troubleshooting HSRP and VRRP

02. Troubleshooting layer 2 connectivity on Nexus switches

03. Troubleshooting VXLAN, EVPN and OTV

04. Troubleshoot ACI

05. Troubleshooting Cisco UCS

06. Implementing security for Cisco UCS

07. Troubleshooting SANs

  • Troubleshoot Fibre Channel
  • Troubleshoot FCoE Cisco Unified Fabric

08. Automation in the Data Center

09. Working with Data Center Management and Operations Management and Operations

10. Implementing AAA and RBAC

11. Working with firmware upgrades, packages, and interoperability

12. Troubleshooting network security

Skills Learned

After completing this online training course, students will be able to:

  • Outline the troubleshooting process and highlight which questions to ask
  • Describe troubleshooting routing protocols such as Open Shortest Path First (OSPF), Multiprotocol-Border Gateway Protocol (MP-BGP), multicast routing, Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP), and Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
  • Describe the Cisco UCS architecture, initial setup, tools, and service aids that are available for Cisco UCS troubleshooting and output interpretation
  • Describe Cisco UCS configuration and troubleshoot related issues
  • Identify tools, protocols, and methods to troubleshoot Cisco ACI
  • Identify and resolve issues related to FCoE Initalization Protocol (FIP) and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), including FCoE performance