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Cisco Data Center Network Design for CCDA DESGN (200-310)

by Leigh Bogardis

Designing datacenter networks is a daunting road. This course will provide you with the terminology and conceptual knowledge to start you on that journey.

What you'll learn

At the beginning of every network life sits a network designer who must weigh the requirements of the future network applications and put forth a design that will fulfill those requirements with the resources available. In this course, Cisco Data Center Network Design for CCDA DESGN (200-310), you'll learn the options and knowledge needed to define and design a datacenter network for your clients. First, you'll look at the different parts of the datacenter network. Next, you'll explore the top down design process and virtualization of networks. Then, you'll learn about software defined networking and removing spanning tree protocol from the network. Finally, you'll discover power and cabling considerations. By the end of this course, you'll be much more confident and knowledgeable about designing your first datacenter iteration.

About the author

Leigh cut his teeth on frame relay and ATM at the turn of the century, moved on to SDH and DWDM for the new millennium, returned to TCP/IP in 2008 and has enjoyed the opportunities offered him by various clients and companies. Currently focusing on network design and architecture, as well as virtualization and security.

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