Cisco NDFC Workshop

Course Description

This workshop is designed for network architects and engineers who will be designing, configuring, implementing, and managing Cisco Nexus 9000 and VXLAN using the Cisco Nexus Dashboard Fabric Controller (NDFC) (Formerly Data Center Network Manager (DCNM)). The course will enable the students to provision and monitor the Cisco Nexus 9000 and VXLAN network infrastructure using NDFC 12.0 features and functionalities through a series of lab exercises of key components and configurations. This course is built and delivered by subject matter experts (SME) who are “neck-deep” with Cisco DCNM Solution and cover many lessons learned in this journey.

Course Type

Instructor-led course (onsite/remote)

  • Knowledge of L2 and L3 Networking services concepts
  • Familiarity of Data Center Architecture
  • Familiarity of Cisco NX-OS


2 Days *Customized curriculums available

Course Objectives

Cisco NDFC Workshop covers following topics:

  • Business Value
  • Competitive Landscape
  • Solution Positioning
  • Solution Fundamentals
  • Hands-on Labs
    1. Core Component Configuration
    2. VXLAN BGP EVPN Fabric Template
    3. POAP / Existing onboarding Fabric
    4. Deploying Additional Sites for Multi-Site
    5. Deploying MSD
    6. Stretching Networks Between Sites
    7. VRF Lite
    8. Maintenance
  • Conclusion
    1. Key Takeaways
    2. Next Steps


The primary audience for this course are:

  • Sales & Systems Engineers
  • Network Architects & Engineers

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