Advanced UCS Director Orchestration and Workflows-(UCSDAV)

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

Learn how to configure UCS Director software to manage integrated infrastructure.

Audience

Individuals interested in learning how to configure UCS Director software to manage integrated infrastructure

Prerequisites

Familiarity with Cisco UCS Director

Learning Objectives

  • Create more complex self-service portals
  • Provide advanced catalog options
  • Designing an advanced workflow
  • Deploy application containers
  • Implement SSH scripting
  • Develop compound tasks
  • Deploy PowerShell scripting
  • Use Cloupia script
  • Create custom tasks using the API

1. Advanced Orchestration

  • Tasks and Workflows
  • Workflow Templates
  • Advanced Catalog
  • Workflow Designer

2. Datacenter Operation

  • Chargeback
  • Reporting
  • Building custom reports using the report builder

3. Application Containers

  • Understanding Application Containers

4. Understanding Advanced Tasks

  • Task Library and Inputs
  • CLI and SSH Task
  • Understanding Compound Tasks
  • Custom Tasks

5. Open Automation Troubleshooting

  • UCS Director Restart
  • Module Loading
  • Report Errors
  • Feature loading
  • Report Registration

6. REST API � Automation

  • UCS Director Developer Tools
  • Accessing REST using a REST client
  • Accessing REST using the REST API browser

7. Open Automation SDK

  • Overview
  • Open Automation Vs Custom Tasks
  • Use Cases

8. UCS Director PowerShell API

  • Cisco UCS Director PowerShell Console
  • Installing and Configuring
  • Working with Cmdlets
  • Working with Cmdlets

9. Cloupia Script

  • Structure
  • Inputs and Outputs
  • Design
  • Examples