ACI System Engineer Test Drive


Live Virtual

This is a 2-day technical introduction to ACI. This course will cover the “how” and the “why” of Cisco ACI, stepping the student through the concepts and practices required to sell and implement an ACI solution.


After the course attendees will be able to:

  • Discuss the ACI Value Proposition
  • Deliver a Great Demo
  • Discuss ACI and SDN
  • Discuss ACI Insertion Strategies
  • Deliver ACI White Board
  • Get around in the APIC GUI

Target Audience

  • Network Administrators
  • Systems Engineers
  • Solutions Architects
  • Systems Integrators
  • End user customers deploying ACI fabrics including Nexus 9000 series switches


2 Days


Interactive Instructor Led Training

Course Type

  • Lecture + Hands-on Lab
  • In-Person Delivery 
  • Live via WebEx

Course Outline

  • ACI Value Proposition
  • Key Concepts of ACI policy based solutions
  • Basic Set-up and configuration of an ACI fabric
  • Tenant Configuration
  • Application Profiles (AP)
  • Fabric Operation
  • Hypervisor and Container Integration
  • ACI Open Interfaces, Scripting and Automation
  • Integrating L4 – L7 services
  • Connecting the ACI fabric to External L2 and L3 Networks
  • High level strategies for inserting ACI fabric
  • Hands on labs throughout to reinforce concepts

Currently this class is not on our schedule, but please fill out the Class Request Form to arrange a class with BTA.