Associated Certifications CCNP Data Center
Duration 90 minutes (60-70 questions)
Available Languages English
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This exam tests a candidate's knowledge of implementing data center technologies including unified computing, unified computing maintenance and operations, automation, unified computing security, and unified computing storage.
The Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI) exam (300-175) is a 90-minute, 60–70 question assessment. This exam is one of the exams associated with the CCNP Datacenter Certification. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge of implementing Cisco data center technologies including unified computing, unified computing maintenance and operations, automation, unified computing security, and unified computing storage. The course, Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing v6 (DCUCI), helps candidates to prepare for this exam because the content is aligned with the exam topics.
The following topics are general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes, the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.
1.0 Implement Cisco Unified Computing 28%
1.1 Install Cisco Unified Computing platforms
1.1.a Stand-alone computing
1.1.b Chassis / blade
1.1.c Modular / server cartridges
1.1.d Server integration
1.2 Implement server abstraction technologies
1.2.a Service profiles
1.2.a [i] Pools
1.2.a [ii] Policies
1.2.a [ii].1 Connectivity
1.2.a [ii].2 Placement policy
1.2.a [ii].3 Remote boot policies
1.2.a [iii] Templates
1.2.a [iii].1 Policy hierarchy
1.2.a [iii].2 Initial vs updating
2.0 Unified Computing Maintenance and Operations 20%
2.1 Implement firmware upgrades, packages, and interoperability
2.2 Implement backup operations
2.3 Implement monitoring
2.3.c Call Home
2.3.e Monitoring session
3.0 Automation 12%
3.1 Implement integration of centralized management
3.2 Compare and contrast different scripting tools
4.0 Unified Computing Security 13%
4.1 Implement AAA and RBAC
4.2 Implement key management
5.0 Unified Computing Storage 27%
5.1 Implement iSCSI
5.1.b Addressing schemes
5.2 Implement Fibre Channel port channels
5.3 Implement Fibre Channel protocol services
5.3.b Device alias
5.4 Implement FCoE
5.4.b FCoE topologies
5.5 Implement boot from SAN
5.5.a FCoE / Fiber Channel
QUESTION 3 - (Topic 1)
Which two statements are true concerning authorization when using RBAC in a Cisco Unified Computing System? (Choose two.)
A. A locale without any organizations, allows unrestricted access to system resources in all organizations.
B. When a user has both local and remote accounts, the roles defined in the remote user account override those in the local user account.
C. A role contains a set of privileges which define the operations that a user is allowed to take.
D. Customized roles can be configured on and downloaded from remote AAA servers.
E. The logical resources, pools and policies, are grouped into roles.
QUESTION 4 - (Topic 1)
Which actions must be taken in order to connect a NetApp FCoE storage system to a Cisco UCS system?
A. Ensure that the Fibre Channel switching mode is set to Switching, and use the Fibre Channel ports on the Fabric Interconnects.
B. Ensure that the Fibre Channel switching mode is set to Switching, and reconfigure the port to a FCoE Storage port.
C. Ensure that the Fibre Channel switching mode is set to End-Host, and use the Ethernet ports on the Fabric interconnects.
D. Ensure that the Fibre Channel switching mode is set to Switching, and use the Ethernet ports on the Fabric Interconnects.
QUESTION 5 - (Topic 1)
Which two protocols are accepted by the Cisco UCS Manager XML API? (Choose two.)
QUESTION 6 - (Topic 1)
An Cisco UCS Administrator is planning to complete a firmware upgrade using Auto install. Which two options are prerequisites to run Auto Install? (Choose two.)
A. minor fault fixing
B. configuration backup
C. service profiles unmounted from the blade servers
D. time synchronization
E. fault suppression started on the blade servers
QUESTION 7 - (Topic 1)
Which two prerequisites are required to configure a SAN boot from the FCoE storage of a Cisco UCS system? (Choose two.)
A. The Cisco UCS domain must be able to communicate with the SAN storage device that hosts the operating system image.
B. A boot policy must be created that contains a local disk, and the LVM must be configured correctly.
C. There must be iVR-enabled FCoE proxying between the Cisco UCS domain and the SAN storage device that hosts the operating system image.
D. There must be a boot target LUN on the device where the operating system image is
E. There must be a boot target RAID on the device where the operating system image is located.