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UCSDF v6.6 - Cisco UCS Director Foundation

1 days ( Online and onsite )

Unified Computing

Price Upon Request

The UCSDF - Cisco UCS Director Foundation v6.6 course helps you understand concepts, architecture, and deployment use cases for Cisco UCS Director. You will gain hands-on experience in deploying basic Cisco UCS Director solutions. You will also practice using core features that most implementations require, such as services design, using the self-service portal for provisioning services, creating workflows that enable cloud automation and standardize IT services, and more.

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Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand Cisco UCS Director architecture
  • Understand deployment models of Cisco UCS Director
  • Configure virtual data centers, policies, and catalogs
  • Understand the unified infrastructure management capabilities of Cisco UCS Director
  • Understand orchestration and build advanced workflows
  • Understand application containers

Module 1: Introducing Cisco UCS Director

Lesson 1: Understanding Data Center Challenges

Lesson 2: Understanding the Benefits of Cisco UCS Director



Module 2: Understanding Cisco UCS Director Components

Lesson 1: Explaining Cisco UCS Director Architecture

Lesson 2: Explaining Bare-Metal Agent



Module 3: Understanding Cisco UCS Director Deployment

Lesson 1: Explaining Cisco UCS Director Deployment

Lesson 2: Explaining Global System Settings

Lesson 3: Understanding Site and Pod Management



Module 4: Understanding Cisco UCS Director Infrastructure Management

Lesson 1: Understanding Cisco UCS Director Deployment



Module 5: Understanding the Design Phase

Lesson 1: Understanding Policies

Lesson 2: Understanding vDC and Groups Use Case



Module 6: Understanding Deployment through Self-Service Portal

Lesson 1: Understanding Self-Service Provisioning Portal

Lesson 2: Understanding Service Request



Module 7: Introducing Orchestration

Lesson 1: Understanding Orchestration



Module 8: Reporting and Monitoring in Cisco UCS Director

Lesson 1: Understanding Chargeback in Cisco UCS Director

Lesson 2: Understanding Reports in Cisco UCS Director



Module 9: Introducing Application Containers

Lesson 1: Understanding Application Containers



  • Data Center Architects
  • Cloud Infrastructure Architects
  • Network Engineers
  • System Administrators
  • Storage Administrators
  • System Engineers who work in data center solutions and manage data center management policies
  • Cisco Integrators and Partners

It is recommended that a learner has the following knowledge and skills before attending this course:

  • General knowledge of cloud and data center virtualization
  • Knowledge of Cisco UCS, NetApp storage, Cisco Nexus switches, and VMware vCenter
  • Knowledge of data center processes and best practices

Upcoming Dates

From: 15 February, 2021
To: 15 February, 2021


From: 19 April, 2021
To: 19 April, 2021


From: 23 August, 2021
To: 23 August, 2021


From: 1 November, 2021
To: 1 November, 2021


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