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CCIE Data Center Passed

This blog was my personal blog to study for the CCIE Data Center and can contain some mistakes . 😉 I passed the lab at June 27 2013 and now I ain’t posting on this blog anymore. If you want to know new stuff regarding Data Center of whatever, please have a look at : …

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Nexus 5548 and unsupported CNA

Nexus 5548 Troubleshooting Possible Cause The type of Converged Network Adapter might not be supported. Solution Ensure that the type of adapter is supported. The FCoE interface only supports a Generation-2 Converged Network Adapter. Possible Cause The FCoE class-fcoe system class is not enabled in the QoS configuration. Solution For a Cisco Nexus 5548 switch, …

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CCIE DC Exam Topics

Cisco Data Center Infrastructure – NXOS Implement NXOS L2 functionality Implement VLANs and PVLANs Implement Spanning-Tree Protocols Implement Port-Channels Implement Unidirectional Link Detection (UDLD) Implement Fabric Extension via the Nexus family   Implement NXOS L3 functionality Implement Basic EIGRP in Data Center Environment Implement Basic OSPF in Data Center Environment Implement BFD for Dynamic Routing …

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hsrp priority 1-255… Higher means becoming the active router. But only if the active router fails or interface will be shut / no shut with : hsrp preempt the router will be active.   feature hsrp int vlan 30 hsrp 1 ipv4 ip sh hsrp Vlan30 – Group 1 (HSRP-V1) (IPv4) Local state is …

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Online Resources

CCIE Data Center Online Resources The list of online resources provides links to articles, white papers, and documentation covered in the exam topics.   Install, Config and Troubleshoot Guides Install, Config and Troubleshoot Guide for Cisco Nexus 7000 NXOS Switch Install, Config and Troubleshoot Guide for Cisco Nexus 5000 NXOS Switch Install, Config Guide for …

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Recommended Readinglist

Reading List Data Center Fundamentals (ISBN-10: 1-58705-023-4) NX-OS and Cisco Nexus Switching (ISBN-10: 1-58705-892-8) Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) (ISBN-10: 1-58714-193-0) I/O Consolidation in the Data Center (ISBN-10: 1-58705-888-X) Storage Networking Fundamentals (ISBN-10: 1-58705-162-1)

Equipment for the CCIE DC Lab

Here’s the V1.0 of what kind of equipment is used in the CCIE DC Lab : CCIE Data Center Lab Exam v1.0    Cisco Catalyst Switch 3750 Cisco 2511 Terminal Server MDS 9222i Nexus7009 (1) Sup (1) 32 Port 10Gb (F1 Module) (1) 32 Port 10Gb (M1 Module) Nexus5548 Nexus2232 Nexus 1000v UCS C200 Series …

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CCIE DC Lab topics

Here’s the list what you at least should know :   CCIE Data Center Lab Exam Topics The CCIE Data Center lab exam topics provided are general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the lab exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better …

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