ACI Advanced Monitoring and Troubleshooting

Memon, Sadiq, Schmidt, Carlo, Ristaino, Joseph

  • 出版商: Cisco Press
  • 出版日期: 2020-11-12
  • 售價: $2,100
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,995
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 500
  • 裝訂: Quality Paper - also called trade paper
  • ISBN: 1587145286
  • ISBN-13: 9781587145285
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ACI Advanced Monitoring and Troubleshooting provides a solid conceptual foundation and in-depth technical knowledge for monitoring and troubleshooting virtually any problem encountered during testing, deployment, or operation of Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) infrastructure. Authored by leading ACI support experts at Cisco, it covers all you'll need to keep your ACI deployment working optimally. Coverage includes:

  • Core ACI concepts and components, including Nexus 9000 Series platforms, APIC controllers, and protocols
  • In-depth insight into ACI's policy model
  • ACI fabric design options: single and multiple data centers, stretched vs. multiple fabrics, and multi-pod/multi-site
  • Automation, orchestration, and the cloud in ACI environments
  • ACI topology and hardware/software specifications
  • End host and network connectivity
  • VMM integration
  • Network management configuration, including SNMP, AAA, and SPAN
  • Monitoring ACI fabrics and health
  • Getting immediate results through the NX-OS command line interface
  • Troubleshooting use cases: fabric discovery, APIC, management access, contracts, external connectivity, leaf/spine connectivity, end-host connectivity, VMM problems, ACI multi-pod/multi-site problems, and more


Sadiq H. Memon (CCIE No. 47508 DC; Greater Detroit Area, MI) is a Solutions Integration Architect with Cisco Advanced Services. He has over 25 years of diversified IT experience, specializing in datacenter environments. He has been with Cisco for over a decade, helping large customers in automotive, finance, manufacturing, and government to design, implement, and support end-to-end architectures and solutions. He has published videos on ACI configuration on YouTube Channel and presented ACI/Cloud related topic in Cisco Live. He possesses IT industry certifications from Cisco, VMWare, Microsoft, and Citrix, and has received multiple awards for outstanding performance.
Carlo Schmidt (CCIE, DC; Research Triangle, NC) is Technical Leader for Cisco's ACI Solutions Support Team. As a TAC engineer, he specializes in Nexus switching technologies including ACI, FabricPath, VXLAN, FCoE, and OTV. He has spoken several times at Cisco Live. Joseph Ristaino (Research Triangle, NC), Technical Leader with Cisco's DCBU ACI Escalation Team, has worked with ACI since its launch in 2014. He now works closely with ACI TAC teams on critical customer issues. Formerly part of Cisco's Server Virtualization team, he has over six years' experience helping customers implement and manage their data center deployments. He has spoken multiple times at Cisco Live.
Joseph Ristaino is a Technical Leader with the DCBU ACI Escalation Team in RTP, North Carolina. he joined Cisco in 2011 after graduating from Wentworth Institute of Technology with a bachelors in Computer Networking. Joseph started on the Server Virtualization team specializing in UCS and Virtualization technologies. He has an in depth knowledge of Compute/Networking technologies, and over 6+ years of supporting customers as they implement and manage Data Center Deployments around the globe. Joseph now works closely with the ACI TAC teams to provide assistance on critical customer issues that go unsolved, and has been working on ACI since inception in 2014. Joseph have spoken multiple times at Cisco Live.