CCNA Data Center Power Workshop (CCNADCPW)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Including the exam vouchers for DCICN and DCICT!

Who should attend

The primary audience for this course is as follows:

  • Network Designer
  • Network Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Consulting Systems Engineer
  • Technical Solutions Architect
  • Cisco Integrators/Partners

The secondary audience for this course is as follows:

  • Network Administrator
  • Storage Administrator
  • Server Administrator
  • Network Manager


This course is part of the following Certifications:


  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Basic Internet usage skills

Course Objectives

This Power Workshop combines the topics from both the Introducing Cisco Data Center Networking (DCICN) and Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies (DCICT) courses and prepares the student for the Cisco Certified Network Associate Data Center certification.

This course will introduce you to the Cisco technologies that are deployed in the Data Center. The introductory level of content is focused on basic concepts like Ethernet, the OSI Layer Model, and TCP/IP. It then takes you through basic configuration tasks, including VLANs, network addressing, and subnet masks. Together with DCICT course, this course prepares you for the CCNA Data Center certification.

This course will introduce you to unified computing, unified fabric, and network services. The introductory level of knowledge that is taught in this course is targeted for individuals who can perform only the more basic configuration tasks. The course labs will focus on verifying configurations, with selected exercises involving making configuration changes or designing new topologies. Upon completion of this course the student should be able to:

  • Describe how a network works;
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot a switch with VLANs and interswitch communications;
  • Implement an IP addressing scheme and IP services to meet network requirements;
  • Configure, verify, and troubleshoot routing operations on Cisco Nexus switches;
  • Describe and verify Cisco data center fundamentals;
  • Describe Cisco data center virtualization;
  • Describe Cisco data center storage networking;
  • Describe Cisco data center unified fabric;
  • Describe and verify Cisco UCS.

Course Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Simple Network Design
  • Switched Network Implementation
  • IP Addressing
  • Routing on the Cisco Nexus Switch
  • Lab Guide
  • Cisco Data Center Network Services
  • Cisco Data Center Virtualization
  • Cisco Data Center Storage Networking
  • Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric
  • Cisco UCS
  • Lab Guide: Introducing Cisco Data Center Technologies
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,290.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 4,350.-
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 36 CLC
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
Online Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,790.- €
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 31 CLC
Digital courseware Dates and Booking
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Fast Lane will carry out all guaranteed training regardless of the number of attendees, exempt from force majeure or other unexpected events, like e.g. accidents or illness of the trainer, which prevent the course from being conducted.
24/10/2016 - 28/10/2016 Frankfurt guaranteed date! Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
21/11/2016 - 25/11/2016 Stuttgart Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016 Berlin Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
02/01/2017 - 06/01/2017 Düsseldorf Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
16/01/2017 - 20/01/2017 Stuttgart Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
06/02/2017 - 10/02/2017 Hamburg Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
27/02/2017 - 03/03/2017 Frankfurt Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
13/03/2017 - 17/03/2017 Berlin
24/04/2017 - 28/04/2017 Zurich
03/07/2017 - 07/07/2017 Zurich
04/09/2017 - 08/09/2017 Zurich
18/12/2017 - 22/12/2017 Zurich
20/03/2017 - 24/03/2017 Vienna (iTLS)
26/06/2017 - 30/06/2017 Vienna (iTLS)
18/09/2017 - 22/09/2017 Vienna (iTLS)
18/12/2017 - 22/12/2017 Vienna (iTLS)