Cisco UCS Training

Cisco UCS Training defines ways to support a Cisco Unified Computing system solution in a virtualized data center environment. It is a groundbreaking approach to computing.


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Cisco UCS Training

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28 Oct 2016 30
29 Oct 2016 30
30 Oct 2016 30
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The Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) is an (x86) architecture data center server platform composed of computing hardware, virtualization support, switching fabric, and management software introduced in 2009.

UCS is a groundbreaking approach to computing. It possesses a converged data center architecture that integrates computing, networking and storage resources to  increase efficiency and enable centralized management.

It is designed for IT innovation and business acceleration. The product portfolio includes blade and rack servers, edge scale computing, converged infrastructure, composable infrastructure, and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions.

With Cisco UCS, you can fine-tune your environment to support the unique needs of each application while powering all your server workloads on a centrally managed, highly scalable system.

Cisco UCS Training Overview

Our Course is designed to streamline many of the most time-consuming daily activities, including configuration, provisioning, monitoring, and problem resolution. Cisco UCS management supports the entire Cisco UCS server portfolio: blade servers, rack servers, Cisco UCS Mini, and compassable infrastructure. This course offers an in depth look at UCS Architecture and Components, UCS Installation, Configuring Connectivity, Routine and Advanced Management, and more.


Cisco UCS Training Curriculum

curriculum_moduleOverview about Datacenter Management and Cisco UCS

Evolution of server scalability
Management challenges that exist in modern datacenters
Challenges faced by traditional blade server deployments

curriculum_moduleThe Cisco Unified Computing System

Components of Cisco UCS
Logical view of the Cisco UCS
Standards and processes for the I/O Consolidation

curriculum_moduleDefining Cisco UCS hardware Components

Major Cisco UCS Hardware Components
Cisco UCS chassis hardware Components
Cisco UCS fabric Interconnect models
Cisco UCS Blade Servers and options

curriculum_moduleCsico UCS Architecture and installation Architectural and feature Overview

Cisco UCS management Architecture
Various responsibility assignments within the Cisco UCS environment
Diagnostic information available in Cisco UCS
High availability and disaster recovery capabilities of the Cisco UCS Manager

curriculum_moduleInstalling Cisco UCS Hardware

Installation guidelines for the Cisco UCS Platform
Power supply configuration options for the Cisco UCS chassis
Install the various modules of a Cisco UCS Chassis

curriculum_moduleDescribing Unified Connectivity

Hardware component connectivity
Connectivity between Fabric Interconnects for High availability
Fabric Interconnect network configuration

curriculum_moduleCisco UCS Interaction and management. Exploring the Unified computing User Interfaces

Graphical User Interface
Command Line Interface
Connect Commands
Cisco UCS startup and shutdown Procedures

curriculum_moduleCisco UCS Manager Fundamentals

Resources managed by Cisco UCS
Cisco UCS resource Pools
Cisco UCS Service Profiles
Cisco UCS Service Profile Policies
Service Profiles in the basic opt-in model
Service Profile in the logical server model

curriculum_moduleLAN & SAN Connectivity Compute Node LAN Connectivity

Server and Uplink Ethernet ports in Cisco UCS
Ethernet Host Virtualizer mode
Ethernet switching mode
Configuration and use of VLANs in the Cisco UCS environment
Virtual Network Interface cards
Provisioning VLANS
Port channel configuration
How pin Groups function
LAN tools

curriculum_moduleCompute Node SAN Connectivity

Configuration and Use of VSANs
Virtual host bus adapters
SAN uplink and server Fibre Channel ports
How Pins Group function
Provisioning VSAN’s

curriculum_moduleService Profiles, Resource pools & Policies Resource Pools

Use of Mobile Service Profiles
MAC addresses and pools
Worldwide names and pools
UUID pools
Management IP Pools
Server Pools
Pool qualifier and policies

curriculum_moduleCreating & Managing Service Profiles

Create a Service Profile
Expert wizard to create a Service Profile
Create & Update Service Profile template
Scrub Policies
Associating Service Profiles with computer nodes
Process for moving a logical server
Use KVM and virtual media utilities to access a computer node
vNIC & vHBA creation and templates

curriculum_moduleOperating System Provisioning

SAN-based operating System installation
Local disk operating system installation
Network based operating system installation


MAC Policies
Ethernet Policies
WWNN Policies
Scrub Policies
UUID policies
RAID Policies
Boot Policies
Power Policies
Equipment Policies

curriculum_moduleSecuring Cisco UCS Role-Based Access Control

Cisco UCS Management Groups
Create Organizations
Create Locales
Create Users
Create Roles
Role-Based Access Control
RBAC configuration
Remote RBAC Configuration
Configuration of AAA features and options
Integrating with Active Directory

curriculum_moduleBackup and Restore

Supported backup types
Backup and Import Jobs
Configure Backup job
Configure import job

curriculum_moduleMaintenance of Cisco UCS Environment Managing High Availability

High availability connectivity of Fabric interconnects
Cisco UCS regarding high availability
How to configure high availability
How to manage high availability

curriculum_moduleMonitoring System Events

Event and failure monitoring using the GUI
Options for monitoring Cisco UCS remotely
Monitoring Cisco UCS from the CLI
Cisco UCS threshold policies
Configuration of call Home Policies
Data export capabilities of the Cisco UCS manager

curriculum_moduleUpgrading Software in the Cisco Unified Computing System

Cisco UCS software upgrade process
Upgrade Cisco UCS fabric interconnnect software
Upgrade CMC software
Upgrade BMC Software
Upgrade adapter software

Exam & Certification

To become a Cisco UCS (Unified Computing Design Specialist), it is mandatory to fulfill the following criteria:

a) Cisco UCS Certification helps you how to design a virtualized data center with Cisco products. The Cisco Data Center Unified Computing Design Specialist validates an engineer’s ability to design scalable, reliable, and intelligent Data Center Virtualization solutions. To know more, Click Here

b) This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge of designing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing, including design concept in a server virtualization environment, scalability, reliability, performances, management.

c) To get the Certification, you need to pass this exams followed below:

642-998 DCUCD (Designing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing exam)
642-999 DCUCI (Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing)

There are no prerequisites for this course or to take the Cisco UCS Examination.


Cisco UCS Course FAQs

Our trainers have relevant experience in implementing real-time solutions on different queries related to different topics. Mindmajix verifies their technical background and expertise.

We record each LIVE class session you undergo through and we will share the recordings of each session/class.

Trainer will provide the Environment/Server Access to the students and we ensure practical real-time experience and training by providing all the utilities required for the in-depth understanding of the course.

If you are enrolled in classes and/or have paid fees, but want to cancel the registration for certain reason, it can be attained within 48 hours of initial registration. Please make a note that refunds will be processed within 30 days of prior request.

The Training itself is Real-time Project Oriented.

Yes. All the training sessions are LIVE Online Streaming using either through WebEx or GoToMeeting, thus promoting one-on-one trainer student Interaction.

There are some Group discounts available if the participants are more than 2.

As we are one of  the leading providers of Online training, We have customers from USA, UK, Canada, Australia, UAE and other parts of the world. We are located in USA.

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Phone: 201 378 0518


Job Support

Mindmajix Job support’s aim is to train and support as many young IT professionals as possible in achieving their tasks for attaining quality jobs in the regular workforce.

For a fresher in IT, the actual requirement of programming and development standards could be partially or completely different in the job environment. Job support gives graduates that extra guidance before or after they attempt employment into IT sector by assisting them with the Cisco UCS training by highly experienced and real time professionals with full stack technical background in the Cisco UCS field. They address your complete issues that you face periodically.

We have wide-spread services across India, USA, Australia and other countries, assisting software employed people to excel in their jobs when they have an onset of a worsening condition.

Our trainers support you solve your technical problem and guide you to the right path in order to obtain a favourable solution. Once we understand your project, the subsequent problems are solved even better and faster.

What we assure?

* Our trainers make it a point to make you capable of understanding the real world scenarios.

* Our trainers will provide exceptional Technical assistance and help you out solve your Technical problems at your jobs in an efficient way.

* We assist the person learn a new job, and ensure extra assistance or a different format for learning the role vividly.

We Specialize in providing most reliable support and you can entirely entrust to us.

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