This 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, and manage HyperFlex to support highly scalable and resilient multicloud implementations. You will also gain hands-on experience focused on installation, management, and native replication.


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Learning 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


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




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


Length: 4.0 days (32 hours)


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