Cisco Data Center Unified Computing Implementing

Code: DCUCITechnology: DatacentreVendor: CISCOLevel: SPECDifficulty: Advanced


The Cisco data center field is one of the most rapidly changing fields at the moment. And since many new devices, modules, and software with new features have been launched in the past year the previous version of the DCUCI course needed a refreshment. The updated content should provide the customers and their engineers with the latest changes in the Cisco UCS field.

Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the proper rack-installation procedures for Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) B-
  • Series blade servers and C-Series rack servers
  • Identify the main chassis and field-replaceable units (FRUs) of Cisco UCS B-Series blade servers and C-Series rack servers
  • Configure common management task including user access control, log management, backup and restore, and system firmware updates in the appropriate user interfaces for Cisco UCS B-Series blade servers and C-Series rack servers
  • Configure role-based access control (RBAC)
  • Configure policies, identity and resource pools, and correctly use them as building blocks to create service policies and service policy templates
  • Configure servers for SAN boot and install and boot VMware ESXi from SAN
  • Configure a virtual data center in VMware vCenter server
  • Install and configure Cisco Nexus 1000V distributed virtual switch (DVS)
  • Install and configure VMware Pass-Through Switching (PTS)

Duration in days:



The following prerequisite skills and knowledge are recommended before attending this course:

  • DCUCI Online Pre-Learning
  • Understanding of server system design and architecture
  • Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking
  • Familiarity with storage area networks
  • Familiarity with Fibre Channel protocol
  • Understanding of Cisco enterprise data center architecture
  • Familiarity with hypervisor technologies (vSphere, Hyper-V, Xen)

Attendance of the following Cisco learning offerings is recommended to fully benefit from this course:

  • Data Center Network Implementation 2 (DCNI-2)
  • Implementing Cisco Storage Networking Solutions (ICSNS)


Data Center Unified Computing Implementation (DCUCI) is designed to serve the needs of engineers and technicians implementing Cisco UCS B-Series blade servers and Cisco UCS C-Series rack servers.

DCUCI v4.0 updates and replaces DCUCI v3.0 and guides you through rack installation, and provisioning of server hardware, operating systems /hypervisors and applications. There is significant content devoted to management, maintenance and troubleshooting. DCUCI v4.0 articulates Cisco data center virtualization solutions and explains how to execute a virtualization solution based on a detailed implementation plan.

Because of the rapid development pace of new product features, approximately 50% or more of the DCUCI v3.0 course content will be modified or replaced by this update.


All attendees receive an original of Cisco study guide.

Technical equipment

Cisco UCS-B servers, Cisco Nexus 1000v switches, EMC disk array, Cisco MDS switches. According to Cisco´s starndard two students share one pod.

Current dates

Location / Language
3 200,00 €
Belgrade /
3 200,00 €
Budapest /
3 200,00 €
Prague /
3 200,00 €
Zagreb /

Follow-up courses

graph TD; DCICN-->DCICT; click DCICN "/en/introducing-cisco-data-center-networking.p2275.html" "Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking"; class DCICN nodeCustomStyle; click DCICT "/en/introducing-cisco-data-center-technologies.p2276.html" "Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies"; class DCICT nodeCustomStyle; DCICT-->DCUCI; click DCUCI "/en/cisco-data-center-unified-computing-implementing.p2281.html" "Cisco Data Center Unified Computing Implementing"; class DCUCI nodeCustomActStyle; ICND1-->DCII; click ICND1 "/en/interconnecting-cisco-networking-devices-part-1.p2298.html" "Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1"; class ICND1 nodeCustomStyle; click DCII "/en/implementing-cisco-data-center-infrastructure.p10106.html" "Implementing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure"; class DCII nodeCustomStyle; DCII-->DCID; click DCID "/en/designing-cisco-data-center-infrastructure.p10089.html" "Designing Cisco Data Center Infrastructure"; class DCID nodeCustomStyle; DCID-->DCUCI; DCUCI-->DCVAI; click DCVAI "/en/implementing-cisco-data-center-virt-and-auto.p10091.html" "Implementing Cisco Data Center Virt and Auto"; class DCVAI nodeCustomStyle;

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We also deliver the high-quality multimedia sharing for efficient, effective virtual communication on a global scale. In the Competence Center is also available Spark Board. Cisco Sparkboard integrates the most common tools needed for team collaboration in physical meeting rooms into a single elegant device. It also combines white board, video or audio conference features.

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Team of instructors

Our team, consisting of more than 50 lecturers, offers a full range of technologies in the area of routing and switching, security, collaboration and data centres.

The uniqueness of our lecturers lies mainly in the fact that they have extensive practical experience from various projects. They can thus respond very flexibly to any question or comment from the students. The lecturers pass their practical knowledge on to the participants of the trainings. Thanks to the synergy of the reliable operation of the company and years of experience, we have been able to respond flexibly to the upcoming changes in Cisco specializations, so we can guarantee a wide range of certified courses that will allow you and your colleagues to acquire the necessary know-how for the subsequent certification tests.

In addition to the certified trainings, we offer special courses that are focused primarily on the development of the necessary configuration skills.

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Collaboration with our partners is an essential part of our growth and success.

CiscoCisco is the largest provider of networking technologies in the world that are the basis of data, voice and video communications on the Internet and corporate computer networks. ALEFs partnership with Cisco has multiple levels. In the area of solution implementation it is a Cisco Gold Partner, in the area of education it is a Specialized Cisco Learning Partner.

NetappNetApp is a world leader in storage and management dat. Due to continuous investment in the development of their solutions able since 1992 to hold long-term leadership in introducing innovative approaches.

IronPortIronPort je dodávateľom unikátnej technológie, v súčasnosti patriacej do portfólia Cisco Systems, ktorá sa zameriava na e-mailovú a webovú bezpečnosť. Alef je jediným distribútorom IronPortu v Českej republike a na Slovensku, ako jediný prevádzkuje IronPort Authorized Training Center v Českej a Slovenskej republike.

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vmware VMware is one of the largest providers of virtualization software in the world. ALEF partnership consists primarily of activities within the scope of Cisco Data center specialization. ALEF Training also offers a special Vmware course for the administration of end stations.

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gopasThe GOPAS Computer School is the largest information technology training provider on the Czech and Slovak markets. The technical courses are attended annually by almost 30,000 students, most of them IT specialists. Despite operating on a relatively small market, GOPAS is among major IT training providers in Europe.

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