Advanced ACI (ADVACI)


Course Overview

Advanced ACI is a 5-day course designed to help students understand new and advanced features of Cisco ACI 5.x with VMware v6.x that help simplify, scale, and optimize complex data center networking environments.

Who should attend

The primary audience for this course is as follows:

  • Network Administrator
  • Server Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Technical Solutions Architect


The knowledge and skills that a learner should have before attending this course are as follows:

  • Good understanding of networking protocols
  • Recommend CCNP Certification or equivalent knowledge
  • Good understanding of the VMware environment
  • Recommend attendance of the VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage (Version 6.0) (VICM)

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Describe Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) fundamentals
  • Configure Complex External Routing (L3Out) Scenarios, including OSPF, BGP, VRF Leaking and Transit Routing
  • Implement ACI Virtual Edge (AVE) with Distributed Firewall
  • Deploy Remote Leaf
  • Understand Advanced ACI Topics, such as Tenant SPAN
  • Understand and Implement ACI Multi-site with Multi-site Orchestrator (MSO)
Online Training

Duration 5 days

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days



4 hours difference
Online Training Time zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) Guaranteed date!
Online Training Time zone: UTC+8
8 hours difference
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
9 hours difference
Online Training Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
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