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Cisco Introduction to Cisco IOS XR (IOSXR100)

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4 Days

24 CPD hours

About this course

The primary audience for this course is as follows:
Network operations center (NOC) operators
System administrators
System engineers
Technical support personnel
Channel partners, resellers


Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
Cisco IOS XR general architecture
Introduction to the Cisco IOS XR command line interface (CLI)
Basic system configuration
Tracing the switch fabric data path
Monitoring the Cisco IOS XR system
Working within the Cisco IOS XR configuration file system
Interpreting Cisco IOS XR error messages and log file messages
Creating system core dumps


This 4-day course, Introduction to Cisco IOS© XR (IOSXR100), is an instructor led, lab-based, hands-on course, where you learn the fundamental concepts on which the operating system is based and Cisco IOS XR basic operations for configuration, software, file system configuration, and monitoring. Basic troubleshooting for how to troubleshoot problems relating to process failures, frozen processes, and high CPU and memory consumption is also covered. This course introduces you to the features and functions of the Cisco IOS XR Software operating system. Through a combination of lecture and hands-on lab exercises, you gain an understanding of all major aspects of the operating system, including the architecture, high-availability components, scalability features, configuration basics, switch fabric data path, basic software operations, configuration file overview, monitoring the Cisco IOS XR operating system, and working with error messages and core dumps.

Module 1: Cisco IOS XR Software Overview
  • Cisco IOS XR Architecture
  • High Availability
  • Scalability
Module 2: Cisco IOS XR Configuration Basics
  • Configuration Operations
  • Initial Configuration
  • Reviewing the Configuration
  • Route Processor Redundancy
Module 3: Switch Fabric Architecture
  • Cisco IOS XR Architecture, High Availability, and Scalability Review
  • Verifying the Fabric Data Path
Module 4: Cisco IOS XR Software Operations
  • Examining the Operation Basics
  • Examining Configuration Operations
  • Examining Configuration Rollback and Recovery
  • Examining Process Management
Module 5: Configuration File System Overview
  • Configuration File System
Module 6: Monitoring the Cisco IOS XR Operating System
  • Cisco IOS XR Architecture
  • System Monitoring Commands
Module 7: Error Messages and Core Dumps
  • System Error Messages
  • Logging System Messages
  • Cisco IOS XR Core Dumps
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans Cisco Introduction to Cisco IOS XR (IOSXR100) training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the Cisco Introduction to Cisco IOS XR (IOSXR100) course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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