Implementing Cisco HyperFlex (DCIHX)

 

Course Overview

The Implementing Cisco HyperFlex (DCIHX) v1.3 course shows you how to deploy and use the Cisco® HyperFlex™ data platform to support multicloud workloads. You will become familiar with HyperFlex components and learn how to install, design, manage, and troubleshoot Cisco HyperFlex to support highly scalable and resilient multicloud implementations. You will also gain hands-on experience focused on installation, management, maintenance, and native replication, and you will explore cluster technologies as well as Cisco Intersight.™

How you'll benefit This class will help you use Cisco HyperFlex to

  • Enable multicloud IT with an adaptive platform that powers any application anywhere with the simplicity of hyperconverged infrastructure
  • Gain hands-on experience using Cisco HyperFlex

Who should attend

  • Data center engineers
  • Engineers (design, implementation, pre-sales, post-sales)
  • Product managers and sales

Prerequisites

To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge:

  • Cisco CCNA®–level knowledge about data center architecture and products technologies (network, compute, storage network)
  • Familiarity with VMware vCenter and ESXi
  • Familiarity with public cloud offerings, primarily AWS, but also Azure and GCP

Recommended Cisco learning offerings that may help you meet these prerequisites: Understanding Cisco Data Center Foundations (DCFNDU)

Course Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe hyperconvergence, Cisco HyperFlex, and the components of Cisco HyperFlex
  • Explain the Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) and what makes it valuable to business
  • Describe how Cisco HyperFlex Data Platform (HXDP) works
  • Describe the physical components of Cisco HyperFlex
  • Describe Cisco Intersight and introduce functionalities relevant to HyperFlex
  • Install standard ESXi-based vSphere Cisco HyperFlex
  • Manage your Cisco HyperFlex VMware ESXi-based cluster
  • Describe how to maintain Cisco HyperFlex
  • Design a Cisco HyperFlex solution
  • Protect the data on your Cisco HyperFlex cluster using replication and data at rest encryption
  • Describe a stretched cluster and how is it different from a standard cluster
  • Describe an Edge cluster and how is it different from a standard cluster
  • Perform basic troubleshooting tasks and explain Cisco Intersight
Online Training

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • US$ 3,500
Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Egypt: US$ 3,500
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 35

Schedule

English
Time zone: Eastern European Time (EET)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
1 hour difference
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
2 hours difference
Online Training This is a FLEX course.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
6 hours difference
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Guaranteed date:   We will carry out all guaranteed training regardless of the number of attendees, exempt from force majeure or other unexpected events, like e.g. accidents or illness of the trainer, which prevent the course from being conducted.
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. All FLEX courses are also Instructor-led Online Trainings (ILO).
Italy
Rome This is a FLEX course in Italian language.
Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Poland
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language.
Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language.
Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
United Kingdom
London, City This is a FLEX course in English language.
Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. All FLEX courses are also Instructor-led Online Trainings (ILO).