Titolo del corso:

Juniper Networks Design – Data Center


  • After successfully completing this course, you should be able to:
    • State high-level concepts about different data center architectures.
    • Identify features used to interconnect data centers.
    • Identify key high-level considerations about securing and monitoring a data center deployment.
    • Outline key high-level concepts when implementing different data center approaches.
    • Recommend data center cooling designs and considerations.
    • Explain device placement and cabling requirements.
    • Outline different data center use cases with basic architectures.
    • Describe a traditional multitier data center architecture.
    • Explain link aggregation and redundant trunk groups.
    • Explain multichassis link aggregation.
    • Summarize and discuss key concepts and components of a Virtual Chassis.
    • Summarize and discuss key concepts and components of a VCF.
    • Summarize and discuss key concepts and components of a QFabric System.
    • Summarize and discuss key concepts and components of Junos Fusion.
    • List the reasons for the shift to IP fabrics.
    • Summarize how to scale an IP fabric.
    • State the design considerations of a VXLAN overlay.
    • Define the term Data Center Interconnect.
    • List differences between the different Layer 2 and Layer 3 DCIs.
    • Summarize and discuss the benefits and use cases for EVPN.
    • Discuss the security requirements and design principles of the data center.
    • Identify the security elements of the data center.
    • Explain how to simplify security in the data center.
    • Discuss the security enforcement layers in the data center.
    • Summarize and discuss the purpose of SDN.
    • Explain the function of Contrail.
    • Summarize and discuss the purpose of NFV.
    • Discuss the purpose and function of vSRX and vMX.
    • Discuss the importance of understanding the baseline behaviors in your data center.
    • List the characteristics of the Junos Space Network Management Platform and describe its deployment options.
    • Describe the importance of analytics.
    • Discuss automation in the data center.
    • Discuss the benefits of QoS and CoS.
    • State the benefits of a converged network.
    • Identify general aspects of data center migration.
    • Summarize and discuss best practices for migration planning.
    • Outline some common migration scenarios.
    • Summarize high availability design considerations in the data center.
    • Provide an overview of high availability offerings and solutions in the data center.


The following are the prerequisites for this course:

  • Knowledge of routing and switching architectures and protocols.
  • Knowledge of Juniper Networks products and solutions.
  • Understanding of infrastructure security principles.
  • Basic knowledge of hypervisors and load balancers.
  • Completion of the Juniper Networks Design Fundamentals (JNDF) course.

Chi è atteso:

This course is targeted specifically for those who have a solid understanding of operation and configuration and are looking to enhance their skill sets by learning the principles of design for the data center.


Il corso è propedeutico per il conseguimento della certificazione Juniper Networks Certification Design Specialist Data Center (JNCDS-DC).


Overview of Data Center Design

    • Initial Considerations
    • Architectures and Design Considerations
    • Connecting Data Centers
    • Security and Operation
    • Implementation Considerations

Initial Design Considerations

    • Physical Layout and Placement
    • Environmental Conditions
    • Cabling Options
    • Data Center Use Cases

Traditional Data Center Architecture

    • Traditional Multitier Architecture
    • Link Aggregation and Redundant Trunk Groups
    • Multichassis Link Aggregation
    • Lab: Designing a Multitier Architecture

Ethernet Fabric Architectures

    • Virtual Chassis
    • Virtual Chassis Fabric
    • QFabric
    • Junos Fusion
    • Ethernet Fabric Design Considerations
    • Lab: Ethernet Fabric Architecture

IP Fabric Architecture

    • The Shift To IP Fabrics
    • IP Fabric Routing Design
    • IP Fabric Scaling
    • VXLAN
    • Lab: IP Fabric Architecture

Data Center Interconnect

    • DCI Overview
    • Layer 2 DCI
    • EVPN Use Cases
    • Layer 3 DCI
    • Lab: Data Center Interconnect

Securing the Data Center

    • Overview of Data Center Security
    • Security Elements
    • Simplifying Security in the Data Center
    • Advanced Data Center Security
    • Lab: Securing the Data Center

SDN and Virtualization in the Data Center

    • Designing SDN in the Data Center
    • Using Contrail in the Data Center
    • Using NFV in the Data Center
    • Understanding How Contrail Works in the Data Center
    • Working in Virtual Environments in the Data Center
    • Lab: SDN and Virtualization

Data Center Operation

    • Understanding Baseline Behaviors
    • Deploying Junos Space and JSA
    • Understanding Analytics
    • Deploying Automation in the Data Center
    • Lab: Operating a Data Center

Traffic Prioritization for Converged Networks

    • Understanding QoS and CoS
    • Converging Networks
    • Lab: Prioritizing Data in the Data Center

Migration Strategies

    • Migration Overview
    • Common Scenarios
    • Migration Case Study
    • Lab: Data Center Migration

High Availability

    • Data Center High Availability Overview
    • Link Level and Physical Device Redundancy
    • Device-Level Redundancy


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Durata: 5 giorni


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