Implementing Cisco Data Center Network Infrastructure 1


Description This 5-day course offers Data Center-oriented content primarily focused on the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series switches. Cisco Catalyst 4900 Series top-of-rack switches, and to a lesser degree also on the Blade switches. This is one of Six courses and exams that support the Advanced Data Center Networking Infrastructure partner specialization.

Who should attend

  • Channel Partner/Reseller
  • Customer
  • Employee


This course is part of the following Certifications:

  • Cisco Data Center Networking Infrastructure Support Specialist

CCNP, CCIE Routing & Switching, CCIE Service Provider or equivalent knowledge. The following Cisco courses are recommended so the student can benefit fully from this course:

Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks (BSCI)

Building Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks (BCMSN)

Optimizing Converged Cisco Networks (ONT)

Implementing Secure Converged Wide Area Networks (ISCW)

Course Objectives

The goal of the DCNI-1 v2.0 curriculum is to enable customers to build scalable, reliable, and intelligent Data Center networks using Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series switches.