Automating the Cisco Enterprise Cloud v1.1 - CLDAUT (Professional)

Automating the Cisco Enterprise Cloud v1.1 - CLDAUT (Professional) Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

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In this course, you will prepare for the CCNP Cloud certification, a professional-level certification specializing in cloud technologies. This course extensively covering the process of automating and managing private and hybrid clouds using the processes, applications and products of the Cisco ONE Enterprise Cloud Suite.

Exam Format
Exam Number: 300-470 CLDAUT
Associated Certifications: CCNP Cloud
Duration: 90 minutes (55-65 questions)
Registration: Pearson VUE

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Intended Audience for this Automating the Cisco Enterprise Cloud v1.1 - CLDAUT (Professional) Course

  • » Cloud architects
  • » Infrastructure engineers
  • » Technical administrators

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Course Prerequisites for Automating the Cisco Enterprise Cloud v1.1 - CLDAUT (Professional)

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Automating the Cisco Enterprise Cloud v1.1 - CLDAUT (Professional) Course Objectives

  • » Describe Cisco's architectural components of the data center to support the infrastructure of a private cloud laaS.
  • » Describe how to manage the private laaS service offerings with Cisco PSC
  • » Automate network services in a private laaS cloud
  • » Describe the lifecycle management and application provisioning in the cloud
  • » Describe how to use the ICF to manage the workloads in the hybrid cloud

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Automating the Cisco Enterprise Cloud v1.1 - CLDAUT (Professional) Course Outline

      1. Manage Private Cloud Infrastructure for IaaS
        1. Describing Cloud Automation and Management
          1. Cloud Computing
          2. Cloud Computing Characteristics
          3. Cloud Delivery Methods
          4. Cloud Deployment Models
          5. Benefits and Adoption of Cloud
          6. The Need for Cloud Automation and Management
        2. Describing Cisco ONE Enterprise Cloud Suite and Cloud Management
          1. Challenges for IT Today
          2. Cisco ONE Enterprise Cloud Suite Essentials
          3. Self-Service Provisioning and Automation Fundamental
        3. Managing Devices for a Cloud Tenant Using Cisco UCS Director
          1. Identifying Infrastructure Automated Provisioning Needs
          2. Defining Tenant Design
          3. Managing Infrastructure Devices in Cisco UCS Director
        4. Managing Infrastructure Policies for IaaS Using Cisco UCS Director
          1. Understanding and Creating Policies
          2. Create a System Policy
          3. Create a Computing Policy
          4. Create a Network Policy
          5. Create a Storage Policy
          6. Create a Cost Model Policy
          7. Clone and Manage Policies
        5. Managing VDCs in Cisco UCS Director
          1. Define and Create VDCs
          2. Manage Application Categories in a VDC
          3. Manage Catalogs and Templates
        6. Managing Workflows in an IaaS Tenant Cloud
          1. Workflow and Tasks
          2. Input and Output Parameters
          3. Tasks in Workflow Designer
          4. Custom Workflow Tasks
          5. Cost Model and Cost Tracking
        7. Managing Self-Service Provisioning in Cisco UCS Director
          1. Customize Portals
          2. Manage Service Request Workflow
          3. Monitor Service Request Workflow
          4. Review Custom Approval Tasks Through Scripting
          5. Review Cisco UCS Director REST API
      2. Manage Private IaaS Catalog with Cisco PSC
        1. Publishing Cisco UCS Director Services in Cisco PSC
          1. Describing Cisco UCS Director Catalogs and Templates Using Cisco PSC
          2. Explaining Publish Services
          3. Explaining How to Use RBAC for End-User Ordering
        2. Ordering IaaS Services as an End User Using Cisco PSC
          1. Describing the Log in Process as an End User
          2. Describing the Order of a VM
      3. Cisco VACS for Provisioning Private IaaS with Network Automation
        1. Identifying Cisco VACS
          1. Identifying Cisco VACS
          2. Cisco VACS Template Workflow
        2. Defining the Policies for Containers
          1. Computing Policy
          2. Storage Policy
          3. System Policy
          4. Global Resource Pools and Network Policy
          5. Configure IP Subnet Pools
          6. Configure Static IP Pools
          7. Cisco VACS Application Container Templates
        3. Creating a Cisco VACS 3-Tier Internal Template Automation
          1. Specifying a Template Type
          2. Selecting the Deployment Options
          3. Configuring Network Resource Pools
          4. Configuring VM Networks
          5. Adding VMs to a Template
        4. Creating a Cisco VACS 3-Tier External Template Automation
          1. Define ACL for 3-Tier External Template
          2. Configure Security Zones
        5. Publishing Discovered Cisco VACS Services in Cisco PSC
          1. Discover Cisco VACS Application Containers Using Cisco PSC
          2. Register the Cisco VACS Application Container Templates in Cisco PSC
      4. Application Provisioning and Life-Cycle Management
        1. Ordering a Virtual Server Using Cisco PSC
          1. Order a VM, Based on Standard or Advanced Catalogs
          2. Order a Service Container
        2. Ordering a Physical Server Using Cisco PSC
          1. Order a Bare-Metal Physical Server
          2. Order a Virtualized Physical Server
        3. Ordering a Multi-Tier Application Container Using Cisco PSC
          1. Order a 3-Tier Application Container
        4. Managing Application Containers
          1. Access the Application Container Reports
          2. Power on an Application Container
          3. Power off an Application Container
          4. Add VMs to an Application Container
          5. Delete VMs from an Application Container
          6. Delete an Application Container
        5. Manage Life Cycles of Cloud Resources
          1. Virtual Machine
          2. Compute
          3. Storage
          4. Network
        6. Managing Snapshots
          1. Types
          2. Requirements
          3. Limitations
      5. Manage Intercloud Fabric Connectivity for IaaS in Hybrid Cloud
        1. Configuring Intercloud Fabric Connectivity
          1. Set Up a Provider Cloud Account
          2. Set Up a Secure Extension
          3. Set Up an Infrastructure Image
          4. Add a Port Profile
          5. Create IP Pools for VMs
          6. Manage User Groups and Users
          7. Configure VDCs
          8. Configure Network and System Policies
        2. Managing VM Templates to Deploy New Workloads
          1. VM Workload Management
          2. VM Provisioning in the Cloud
          3. VM Migration in ICF
          4. Onboard VMs in ICF
          5. VM Portability Services
        3. Managing Intercloud Fabric Infrastructure
          1. ICF Infrastructure Topology Overview
          2. Add the Compute Firewall
          3. Define Object Groups, Zones, Rules, and Policies
          4. Define Compute Security Profile
          5. Bind the Service Path to the Port Profile
        4. Managing Routing Policies for Secure VM Communication in the Hybrid Cloud
          1. ICF Infrastructure – Instantiate an ICF Router (CSR)
          2. Add Edge Routers
          3. Configuring ICF Router (CSR) Interfaces
          4. ICF Router (CSR) – Functions or Services
      6. Labs
        1. Create a Multitenant Cloud in Cisco UCS Director
        2. Configure and Manage Policies for a Multitenant Cloud in Cisco UCS Director
        3. Manage VDCs and VDC Applications
        4. Create Workflow Parameters in Cisco UCS Director
        5. Creating a Cisco UCS Director Workflow for Baremetal Provisioning
        6. Clone Container Policies
        7. Configure Resource Pools
        8. Managing Cisco VACS 3-Tier Internal and External Templates
        9. Configure and Manage Catalogs in Cisco UCS Director
        10. Create Self-Service Provisioning Requirements in Cisco UCS Director
        11. Discover Cisco UCS Director Catalogs and Templates, and Order VM or Application Stacks as an End User
        12. Life-Cycle Management with Cisco PSC

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » 300-470 : Automating the Cisco Enterprise Cloud v1.0 - CLDAUT

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

David M.
- Networking expert with several Cisco certifications, including CCENT, CCNA, CCDA, CCSI, and CCVP. - Has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning. - Average rating of 8.75 out of 9 on student evaluation reports.

Bio:

David has been in the Networking field for the past eleven years and holds several Cisco certifications. He has been an instructor since 2005 and has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning.

David is an extremely enthusiastic trainer with a raw passion towards teaching and delivering Cisco information and takes great pride in his career as an instructor, which has lead him to develop and deliver the class in his own unique way; very professional and knowledgeable, yet pleasant and enjoyable. His classes have a high passing rate for students taking certification exams, and averages 8.75 out of 9 on evaluation reports.
Michael G.
- Over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer.
- An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, as well as select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.
- High-skilled and acclaimed instructor. Has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning.

Bio:

Michael has over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer. An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, Michael also teaches select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.

Michael's dedication and passion for teaching is unmatched. He has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning since 2006 and his evaluation scores average 8.7 out of 9.
William D.
- Bachelors and Masters in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania, in addition to several IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of experience in the IT industry; background ranges from engineering, administration and escalation support in networks.

Bio:

William is a highly-skilled IT professional with Bachelors and Masters Degree in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania. He has been working in the IT industry for over 20 years, with experience in engineering, administration and escalation support in networks ranging from small to large scale complex enterprise environments.

As a Cisco and CompTIA Subject Matter Expert, he holds several certifications, including Cisco CCNA, CCNP, and CCIE. William is one of NetCom's top trainers, consistently scoring high marks in student evaluations.

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