Cisco Intersight Overview (DCISO) is a 3-day instructor led course that builds your experience with the administration of Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) X-Series servers, including using Cisco Intersight for UCS management. This course covers architecture, configuration, and operation of Cisco Intersight®, and is designed to serve the needs of engineers seeking to understand the capabilities of Cisco Intersight for managing data centers from a single management platform. This course will help you: Use SaaS or on-prem version of Cisco Intersight to enable IT organizations to analyze, simplify, and automate their environments in more advanced ways than the prior generations of tools Gain hands-on experience using Cisco Intersight Understand the X-Series, B-Series, and C-Series product line similarities and differences Describe Cisco Intersight and how it can be used to manage UCS and Cisco Hyperflex® Understand the process for upgrading firmware with Cisco Intersight


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Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
Understand Cisco UCS Management in Cisco Intersight
Describe the Cisco UCS Platform including Cisco X-Series
Understand Cisco Intersight Workload Optimizer
Explain Kubernetes Orchestration with Cisco Intersight Kubernetes Service (IKS) and Cisco UCS
Perform Automation Using Cisco Intersight
Create Intersight Elements Using Terraform
Manage Intersight Using the API

  • Course Outline

  • Describing Cisco UCS Management in Cisco Intersight

    Describing the Cisco UCS Platform

    Describing Cisco Intersight Workloads

    Describing Automation Options Using Cisco Intersight


The primary audience for this course is as follows: System administrators Technical solutions architects Systems integrators Channel partners Value-added resellers Customer sales engineers DevOps engineers Sales engineers Systems engineers Technical solutions architects




The knowledge and skills that the learner should have before attending this course are as follows: Data Center experience Operating systems and virtualization experience Understanding of server system design and architecture Basic knowledge of servers and storage Familiarity with Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) and Cisco Hyperflex Familiarity with Cisco UCS networking and storage concepts The following Cisco courses may help you meet these prerequisites: Introducing Cisco Unified Computing System (DCIUCS) Configuring Cisco Unified Computing System (DCCUCS)


Length: 3.0 days (24 hours)


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