CEF 300 - Brocade Certified Ethernet Fabric Engineer Training (CEF 300)

Overview

This course gives an outline of Brocade VCS technology, Ethernet fabrics, and all associated protocols and technologies and will also introduce the Brocade VDX family of data center switches, including the VDX 6710, VDX 6720, VDX 6730, VDX 6740, and VDX 8770. This course covers installation, configuration, monitoring, and basic troubleshooting of Brocade VDX switches and is designed to help an administrator manage Ethernet fabrics based on Brocade Network OS (NOS) v4.1.2 and Brocade Network Advisor v12.2. This course provides a strong foundation for Brocade VCS and Ethernet fabric technologies and the features offered by the Brocade VDX switches.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Duration (days)
CEF 300 Brocade Ethernet Fabric Administration 5

 

Prerequisites

Brocade Certified Network Engineer (BCNE) Training (CNE 200), Basic Switch/Router Configuration and Management (ETH 103), or equivalent Layer 2 and basic Layer 3 routing knowledge.

Brocade Professional Ethernet Fabrics IP Administrator (EFIPA 300)

Overview

This course introduces the deployment of VCS Fabrics with Layer 2/3 features. It is designed to help an administrator configure and manage VCS Fabrics with Layer 2/3 capabilities and is based on Brocade Network OS (NOS) v7.0. Hands-on labs are provided to help reinforce lecture materials.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Duration (days)
EFIPA 300 Brocade Professional Ethernet Fabrics IP Administrator 5

 

Prerequisites

Before taking this course, students should have working knowledge of:

  • Network Industry Protocols (NIP200)
  • Layer 2 Ethernet features
BPIPA 200 - Brocade Professional IP Administrator (BPIPA 200)

Overview

This course provides an in-depth study of the Brocade Ethernet Switch/Router family of products and how they are utilized in an enterprise network. The course covers core competencies of configuration, operations and maintenance of Brocade IP products including the FCX, ICX and MLX family of devices. This course also covers core L2/L3 protocol configurations including STP family, OSPF, BGP, QoS, and Brocade proprietary protocols and technology including MCT, VRRPe and FDP. Additional topics include the IPv6 protocol and Software Defined Networking (SDN) functions including OpenFlow, Netconf and Yang.

 At a Glance

Course Course Name Duration (days)
BPIPA 200 Brocade Professional IP Administrator 4

 

Prerequisites

Equivalent multi-vendor certification of (Cisco, Juniper, Extreme Networks, Arista, HP) IP/Ethernet environment

NIP 200 - Network Industry Protocol Training (NIP 200)

Overview

This course provides an extensive view of networking concepts and technologies while exploring the standardized protocols used in networks today and can also serve as a foundational course preparing students that are entering into the IP networking field needing a working knowledge of a networks structure and function. Studies include the physical and logical understanding of basic networking operations, Layer 2/3 addressing and standardized multi-vendor supported core, management and monitoring protocols. Multi-cast forwarding using PIM and IGMP protocols are discussed and an overview of popular WAN technologies deployed past in present.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Duration (days)
NIP 200 Network Industry Protocol Training 3

 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course