Cisco HyperFlex Implementation and Administration (HXICA)

Course Overview

Cisco HyperFlex Implementation and Administration (HXICA) is a 3-day training program designed to provide understanding of how Cisco HyperFlex HX-Series combines compute, storage, and networking into an easy-to-use system that brings new levels of speed and efficiency to IT.

Target Audience

This course is intended for the following people: 

  • System operators 
  • Technical support personnel 
  • System administrators 
  • Storage administrators 
  • Network administrators

Prerequisites

  • Familiarity with implementation of Cisco Data Center Storage Server/Compute and network Virtualization Infrastructure
  • Familiarity with implementing and configuring of Cisco UCS systems
  • Basic understanding of Private/Public/Hybrid Cloud infrastructure
  • Basic understanding of Data Center management and cloud automation tools

Course Objectives

After you complete this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the concept of Software Defined Storage in Hyperconvered Infrastructure
  • Describe the architecture, components, features and operation of Cisco HyperFlex Systems
  • Install, configure, manage, monitor, tune and deploy Cisco HyperFlex Systems
  • Describe the Cisco HyperFlex Systems configuration options and bundles
  • Describe the Cisco HyperFlex Systems solution competitive information
  • Describe the Cisco HyperFlex Systems Use Cases

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Hyperconvergenced Infrastructure
Module 2: Cisco HyperFlex Systems Hardware and Software ArchitectureCisco HyperFlex Systems Hardware components
Module 3: Installing and Upgrading Cisco HyperFlex Systems 
Module 4: Cisco HyperFlex Systems Configurations
Module 5: Implementing Cisco HyperFlex Systems Features, High-Availability, Scalability and Resiliency  
Module 6: Implementing Cisco HyperFlex Systems Data Services 
Module 7: Implementing Cisco HypererFlex Systems Management
Module 8: Implementing Cisco HyperFlex Systems Proactive Cloud Monitoring 
Module 9: Cisco HyperFlex Systems Use Cases and Solutions


Labs

  • Lab 1: Setting up Virtual VMware Center server
  • Lab 2: Creating Cisco HyperFlex Systems HX Cluster
  • Lab 3: Configuring Management Interface
  • Lab 4: Creating Datastore and Deploying VM
  • Lab 5: Managing Cisco HyperFlex Systems Datastore
  • Lab 6: Creating and Managing ReadyClones
  • Lab 7: Creating and Managing Snapshots
  • Lab 8: Monitoring and Alerts
  • Lab 9: Troubleshooting Cisco HyperFlex Systems

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