Cisco Managing SAN Infrastructure with Cisco Data Center Network Manager v1.0 (DCNMS)

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2 Days

12 CPD hours

This course is intended for

IT professionals interested in understanding the capabilities of the MDS 9000 Series using Cisco DCNM. IT professionals seeking a deeper knowledge of SAN operations using both CLI and DCNM may take the alternative 4-day course, Configuring Cisco MDS 9000 Series Switches (DCMDS). Much of the hands-on work in DCNMS is also covered in DCMDS. This course is also designed for professionals in the following roles including:
Consulting systems engineer
Data center engineers
Data center operators
Data center network management engineers
Storage network administrator
Network administrator
Network engineer
Sales engineer
Technical solutions architect


After taking this course, you should be able to:
Describe Cisco DCNM SAN components, licensing, high availability, and security features
Describe Cisco DCNM SAN reports, alerts, event forwarding, and troubleshooting tools, including Cisco DCNM SAN Insights and SAN Analytics features


The Managing SAN Infrastructure with Cisco© Data Center Network Manager (DCNMS) v1.0 course provides product training that that teaches you to deploy, operate, and maintain the Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) SAN solutions. You will learn to configure, monitor, and troubleshoot Cisco storage networking infrastructure using Cisco DCNM. Cisco DCNM provides management, automation, visualization, and troubleshooting across Cisco Nexus© and Cisco Multilayer Distributed Switching (MDS) solutions.You will learn how the DCNM serves as a Storage Area Network (SAN) solution for managing and troubleshooting Cisco storage architecture.

Implementing Cisco DCNM SAN
  • Cisco DCNM Solution Overview
  • Implement Cisco DCNM SAN
  • Integrate Cisco DCNM SAN with VMware vCenter
  • Cisco DCNM SAN Licensing
Monitoring and Troubleshooting SAN Infrastructure Using Cisco DCNM SAN
  • Cisco DCNM SAN Alerts and Reports
  • Dashboards in Cisco DCNM SAN
  • SAN Troubleshooting with the Cisco DCNM
  • SAN Analytics and Telemetry Streaming
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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