The knowledge and skills that a learner should have before attending this course are as follows:
This course is designed for systems engineers, technical architects, and product specialists in data center technical sales roles.
Students should be familiar with Cisco Ethernet switching products.
Students should understand Cisco data center architecture.
Students should be familiar with virtualization.
Good understanding of networking protocols, routing, and switching:
Recommended CCNA Certification
Recommended attendance of Cisco IP Routing Class (ROUTE)
Recommended attendance of Cisco Switching Class (SWITCH)
During the course of instruction, the learner will be exposed to the configuration of advanced technologies, such as BGP, OSPF and IS-IS. The learner will not be required to have experience with these technologies in order successfully complete the class.