In this post mapping to the new CCIE Data Center certification, we will examine the architecture of the important Nexus 1000V switch. I find that many students are a little foggy when it comes to this new and very interesting piece of technology from Cisco. First of all, real simple, when you see the V – think virtual.
In this clip from the Ciso Data Center Unified Computing Design course here at StormWindLive, Guest Expert Sharon March discusses with students the arrival of Intel's Romley architecture to the Cisco Unified Computing System. This clip is an example of the real-world, online HD certification training done at StormWind.com.
This is very much a work in progress and I will be adding to these topics and links!
Design a Cisco data center network infrastructure
The Cisco UCS™ third-generation fabric computing platform incorporates the new Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 product family and includes multiple server form factors delivering the industry's highest server density and efficiency, with up to eight times the memory capacity and four times the I/O compared to previous UCS servers.
In the DCUCD course here at stormwindlive.com, we detail the three options for power redundancy with the B-series chassis. Let us review what those three options are: