CLDADM - Introducing Cisco Cloud Administration

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

This course will help prepare you for the CCNA Cloud certification, an associate-level certification specializing in cloud technologies. Upon completing this course, you will be armed with the necessary knowledge and skills to perform the essentials of cloud administration and operations.

Audience

  • Data center engineers who wish to add cloud knowledge to their data center skills
  • Network engineers who are looking to develop their careers with cloud knowledge and skills

Learning Objectives

  • Cisco UCS Director
  • Cisco Prime Service Catalog
  • Virtual Application Container Services
  • Identify the components of the Cisco cloud management software solution
  • Understand the fundamentals of cloud infrastructure administration
  • Reporting and charge-back
  • Provision clouds using pre-configured templates
  • Perform cloud management, monitoring, and remediation

1. Cisco Cloud Technologies Overview

  • Cloud Environments
  • The Virtual Infrastructure
  • Cisco UCS Director Overview
  • Cisco Cloud Solution

2. Cisco Cloud Administration

  • Administering the Portal in Cisco UCS Director
  • VM Operations in Cisco UCS Director
  • Cisco PSC Services

3. Cisco Cloud Provisioning

  • Deploying Cisco UCS Templates with Cisco UCS Director
  • Cisco UCS Director Application Containers
  • Cisco Virtual Application Container Services Basics

4. Cloud Systems Management and Monitoring

  • System Monitoring in Cisco UCS Director
  • Monitoring Dashboards in Cisco UCS Director
  • Reporting in Cisco UCS Director (CloudSense)
  • Creating Budget and Resource Limits in Cisco UCS Director
  • Cisco UCS Performance Manager

5. Cloud Remediation

  • Configuring Serviceability Options
  • Logs for Root Cause Analysis
  • Backup Cisco UCS Director Configurations