Vendor: Cisco
Mode: Classroom or Virtual Classroom with Instructor
Level: Professional
Exam: NA
Exam at your place: NA
Duration: 1 Day
Language: German, French, Italian, English

SKU: DCMDSO-ILT Categories: , ,

Course Price

CHF 990.00

(excl. VAT)

Discount available for multiple students and dedicated classes.

Course Schedule
Ask for more dates, other languages or a different delivery mode as needed and we will do our best to meet your needs.
LanguageModeStart Date
GermanVirtual Class or ClassroomOn request
FrenchVirtual Class or ClassroomOn request
ItalianVirtual Class or ClassroomOn request
EnglishVirtual Class or ClassroomOn request

What you’ll learn

The Cisco MDS 9000 Series Switches Overview (DCMDSO) course provides a technical insight into the utilization of Cisco Multilayer Director Switch (MDS) 9000 Series for constructing storage networks that are both highly available and scalable, featuring advanced security measures and unified management. Designed for technical decision-makers and IT professionals responsible for designing, implementing, and overseeing Storage Area Network (SAN) environments within data centers, this course delves into essential aspects of the MDS 9000 Series. Topics covered include platforms, architecture, software, management, and key features that contribute to the performance, high availability, flexibility, and operational simplicity of storage environments.
 Who should enroll
  • Data center architects
  • Data center engineers
  • IT directors
  • IT managers
  • Network architects
  • Network engineers
  • Solutions architects
  • Systems engineers

Technology areas

  • Data center
  • Virtualization

Training overview


Understanding the following information can help you get the most from this course:

  • Experience managing data center deployments
  • Grasping the fundamentals of SAN technologies
  • Understanding business and application requirements


  • Define Cisco MDS Platform Overview
    • Introduction and Advantages of Cisco MDS
    • Fixed Platforms
    • Modular Platforms
  • Describe Cisco MDS Architecture
    • Store-and-Forward Architecture
    • High Availability
    • Redundancy
  • Explore Cisco MDS Key Features
    • Virtual Storage Area Networks
    • Port Channels
    • Slow Drain Device and Path Analysis Using Congestion Control Mechanisms
    • Cisco DCNM SAN Insights for SAN Analytics
    • Zoning
    • Smart Zoning
    • Other Differentiating Features
  • Examine Cisco MDS Management
    • Cisco Data Center Network Manager

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