Cisco CloudCenter Deployment & Administration Workshop
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COURSE COST: $3195.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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This is an instructor-led Cisco training course that will help you become familiar with the Cisco CloudCenter cloud management automation platform, with application modeling, deployment automation across multiple clouds, and other cloud automation features. This CCDAW learning course will also provide you with CloudCenter use cases and solutions, as well as management integration with Cisco UCS Director, Cisco ACI fabric and other management tools. For learners seeking to understand the architecture, component, and operation of Cisco CloudCenter, we recommend reaching out to us at NterOne for additional information. Course details and objectives can be found below.


The primary audience for this course is as follows:

Cisco Field Engineers
Channel Partner Field Engineers
Systems Administrators
Systems Engineers
The knowledge and skills that the learner should have before attending this course are as follows:

Familiarity with Cisco Data Center storage, networking and server virtualization and management technologies
Understanding of Cisco Routing and Switching technologies


Course Cost does not include the cost of the courseware or exam. This course is subject to a minimum enrollment to run. This course may run as a virtual instructor led course if the course has not met the minimum enrollment. For more information, please contact 207-775-0244 or email:


Course Objectives
Understand the architecture, component and operation of Cisco CloudCenter
Understand Cisco CloudCenter Use Cases and Solutions for Management Automation
Understand the architecture of cloud infrastructure management
Configure and integrate Public, Private and Hybrid Cloud services using Cisco CloudCenter
Model N-Tier Application across multiple clouds using Cisco CloudCenter
Deploy Advanced Application Services and Workflows using Cisco CloudCenter
Configure the Cisco CloudCenter integration with Cisco ACI fabric, Cisco UCS Director and CICD
Configure Application Scheduling, Benchmarking and Publishing using Cisco CloudCenter
Configuring Hybrid Cloud services using Cisco CloudCenter
Configuring Object sharing, policies and tagging in Cisco CloudCenter

Module 1: Cisco CloudCenter Fundamentals, Lesson 1: Cloud Computing with CloudCenter
Cloud Computing Overview
What is Cisco CloudCenter?
Cloud Computing Management Automation Platform
Application-Centric Cloud Management Platform
Cisco Cloud Center Services, Functions and Values
Cisco CloudCenter Service Methodology
Cisco CloudCenter Integration, Capabilites and Use Cases

Lesson 2: Cisco CloudCenter Solution Overview
Cisco CloudCenter Use Cases
Application and Migration Management, Dynamic Capacity Augmentation, IT as a Service with Governance , evOps and Continuous Delivery
Cisco CloudCenter Architecture and Core Components
Manager, Orchestrators, Application Profiles, AMQP
Cisco CloudCenter Deployment Model
Dedicated On-Premise, Dedicated On Public Cloud, Cloud-Center-as-a-Service
Lesson 3: Public Cloud Provider Overview
Region Cloud Providers, Regions and Availability Zones, AWS Global Infrastructure
Core Services, Machine Images and Instance Type, Connecting to AWS EC2 Instance
Lesson 4: Cisco CloudCenter Administration
Cloud Configuration, Configuring Repository, Configuring Deployment Environments
Configuring Usage and Fees, User Administration

Module 2: Deploying and Configuring Cisco CloudCenter Applications
Gathering Application requirements, Modeling Applications, Deploying Applications, Deploy a Single VM
Lesson 2: Deploying Advanced Application with Cisco CloudCenter
Configuring Application Parameters
Types of Parameters, Custom Parameters, Using Macros,
Using Macros, Passing Parameters within Scripts,
Deployment Lifecycle, Scripting automation, Workflow automation
Lesson 3: Deploying Cisco CloudCenter Custom Services
CloudCenter Services Types, Custom Service Deployment
Lesson 4: Hybrid Cloud Deployment using Cisco CloudCenter, Deploying Hybrid Cloud Application
Lesson 5: Integrating Cisco CloudCenter with Cisco ACI, Cisco ACI with Cisco CloudCenter Integration Overview, Configuring Cloud for Cisco ACI
Lesson 6: Integrating Cisco CloudCenter with CICD, CICD Project Board
Creating Projects, Access Control and Permission, Promoting Applications

Module 3: Management Integration with Cisco CloudCenter
Lesson 1: Cisco UCS Director Integration with Cisco CloudCenter
Lesson 2: CICD Integration with Cisco CloudCenter
Lesson 3: Sharing Objects in Cisco CloudCenter
Lesson 4: Managing Policies in Cisco CloudCenter
Configuring Action Polices
Configuring Scaling Polices
Configuring Aging Policies
Lesson 5: Application Scheduling, Benchmarking and Publishing

Cisco CloudCenter GUI Navigation
Cisco CloudCenter Application Consumption
Configurig Cisco CloudCenter Cloud Repository, Deployment Environments and Administration
Configuring Usages, Fees and Subtenant Administration
Deploying Single-Tier OS Services
Deploying Multi-Tier Application in Private Cloud
Deploying Multi-Tier Application in Public Cloud
Deploying Multi-Tier Application with integrated Cisco ACI fabric
Configuring Cisco UCS Director Integration with Cisco CloudCenter
Configuring Application Benchmarking
Configuring sharing objects in Cisco CloudCenter
Publishing Applications with Cisco CloudCenter

Managing Policies with Cisco CloudCenter
Tagging and Government with Cisco CloudCenter