3-Day Cisco Cloud Center Training


Offering Formats

This course is offered in the following formats:

  • Live, Instructor-Led Training (schedule)

Course Overview

In this 3-day Instructor-led Cisco CloudCenter Training, you will become experienced with the planning, designing, and implementation of Cisco CloudCenter solution.

This course is designed for Cloud Architects, Sysadmins, Network Architects, Software Architects, and DevOps Engineers who will be implementing and managing Cisco’s CloudCenter. Cisco CloudCenter provides the ability to model, manage and orchestrate deployments of applications seamlessly with complete agnostic behavior to virtually any public cloud such as AWS, as well as to any private clouds such as vSphere. This course will provide hands-on experience with deploying Cisco CloudCenter with integration and orchestrated provisioning to private and public clouds.

Upon completion of the course, students will be familiar with:

  • Cisco CloudCenter Architecture
  • Cisco CloudCenter Workflows, Administration Objects & Terminology
  • Cisco CloudCenter Deployment Environment, Usage and Fees
  • Cisco CloudCenter User Administration, Sub-Tenant Configuration
  • Cisco CloudCenter Modeling and Deployment
  • Cisco CloudCenter Benchmark, Scheduling
  • Cisco CloudCenter CICD Project Board
  • Cisco CloudCenter Policies, Tagging and Governance

Course Specifics

  • This course has a high degree of labs (40:60 ratio lab:lecture), and is intended to engage and challenge the student into performing the most common but also complex scenarios when deploying Cisco CloudCenter
  • Hands on lab environments. Each student will have:
    • Dedicated CloudCenter Manager and multiple CloudCenter Orchestrators. 2 ESXi hosts and multiple VM’s
    • Dedicated vCenter Appliance
    • Dedicated ACI Tenant
  • Class size will be restricted to 16 students to facilitate more hands on lab time.
  • Each student will have a dedicated CloudCenter and ACI Tenant, dedicated ports both on the ACI Leafs and on the external Nexus 5K/6Ks, dedicated 2 ESXi servers, vCenter server and VMs.
  • Students do not share or “partner-up” to perform tasks. Each student independently performs all tasks.

Live Instructor Led Training Schedule

Minimum class size is required for course to be held. Final determination will be made 2 weeks prior to scheduled class. In the event of class cancelation all registered learners will receive email notification of the cancelation and refund of all charges. Refund is limited to only the course registration fees. Lumos is not liable for any other costs that may have been incurred, including, but, not limited to transportation, lodging, VISAs.

US Dates and Locations Running Price Registration
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International Dates and Locations Running Price Registration
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Course Agenda

Day 1
09:00 – 10:00 Cisco CloudCenter
Evolution of Application development and management in the modern Enterprise
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15 – 11:15 What is Cisco CloudCenter
How does Cisco CloudCenter fit in the data center. What are its strengths?
11:15 – 12:15 CloudCenter Basics
Cisco CloudCenter fundamentals
12:15 – 01:15 LUNCH
01:15 – 02:00 Lab
Deploy an application to a Private Cloud.
02:00 – 02:30 CloudCenter Building Blocks
Cisco CloudCenter components and requirements
02:30 – 02:45 Break
02:45 – 03:15 Lab
Migrate the application from the Private Cloud to a Public Cloud.
03:15 – 04:45 CloudCenter Private and Public Cloud management
04:45 – 05:00 Lab
Deploy an application to a Public Cloud.
Day 2
09:00 – 09:30 Lab
Auto-Scale
09:30 – 10:00 Lab
Project Board, Continuous development automation
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15 – 11:00 Lab
Application Modeling
11:00 – 12:00 Installation of CiscoCloud center components
12:00 – 01:00 LUNCH
01:00 – 01:45 Lab
Install CCO, CCO, AMPQ, Montor, Worker.
01:45 – 02:30 Validation and Installation troubleshooting
02:30 – 02:45 Break
02:45 – 03:15 Lab
Inject common installation errors. Troubleshoot and correct.
03:15 – 03:45 CloudCenter Repositories and Private Cloud Environment setup
03:45 – 04:30 Lab
Setup Private Cloud, DHCP VM and remote repository.
04:30 – 05:00 Lab
Create Private Cloud and Regions.
Day 3
09:00 – 09:30 Lab
Create a local private repository and configure CloudCenter to use it.
09:30 – 10:00 Lab
Deploy app to private cloud using local DHCP and local repository.
10:15 – 11:00 Break
11:00 – 11:30 Lab
Create Public Cloud Environment.
11:30 – 12:00 Lab
Deploy app to public cloud.
12:00 – 01:00 LUNCH
01:00 – 05:00 Lab
Optional – Reset lab for installation practice, or try the project board automation, benchmarking labs.