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Nexus Virtual Port Channels (vPC)

Brian McGahan
Brian McGahan
CCIEx4 #8593, CCDE #2013::13

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Course Description
Join the world’s most highly respected and experienced team of CCIE instructors for 5+ hours of comprehensive Data Center v2 video training. This online course is taught by Brian McGahan, CCIEx4 #8593 (Routing & Switching, Data Center, Security, Service Provider), CCDE #2013::13 (Design). Follow along as Brian explains and demonstrates the technologies related to Cisco’s Nexus Switching - Virtual Port Channel, and how the technology fits into Cisco’s modern Data Center v2 design. This course is part of the CCIE Data Center v2 Bundle.
  • Course
    • Introduction
      • Virtual Port-Channels (vPC) :: Overview
    • Implementing Virtual Port-Channels in NX-OS
      • How MLAG Works
      • vPC High Level Components
      • NX-OS vPC Verifications
      • Implementing vPC :: Part 1
      • Implementing vPC :: Part 2
      • Implementing vPC :: Part 3
      • Back-to-Back vPC :: Part 1
      • Back-to-Back vPC :: Part 2
      • Back-to-Back vPC :: Part 3
      • vPC Peer Switch :: Part 1
      • vPC Peer Switch :: Part 2
    • vPC Failure Detection & Recovery
      • vPC Failure Detection & Recovery :: Overview
      • Correct vPC Failure Order of Operations
      • vPC Initialization Order of Operations
      • vPC Consistency Check
      • vPC Orphan Ports
      • vPC Peer Link Failure
      • Peer Keepalive & Peer Link Fate Sharing
      • Peer Keepalive & Peer Link Path Diversity
      • vPC Peer Link Failure & Orphan Isolation
      • vPC Peer Link Failure & Northbound Routing :: Part 1
      • vPC Peer Link Failure & Northbound Routing :: Part 2
      • vPC & FHRPs :: Part 1
      • vPC & FHRPs :: Part 2
      • vPC & FHRPs :: Part 3
      • vPC Peer Gateway :: Part 1
      • vPC Peer Gateway :: Part 2
Course Outline:
  • Course
    • Introduction
      • Virtual Port-Channels (vPC) :: Overview
    • Implementing Virtual Port-Channels in NX-OS
      • How MLAG Works
      • vPC High Level Components
      • NX-OS vPC Verifications
      • Implementing vPC :: Part 1
      • Implementing vPC :: Part 2
      • Implementing vPC :: Part 3
      • Back-to-Back vPC :: Part 1
      • Back-to-Back vPC :: Part 2
      • Back-to-Back vPC :: Part 3
      • vPC Peer Switch :: Part 1
      • vPC Peer Switch :: Part 2
    • vPC Failure Detection & Recovery
      • vPC Failure Detection & Recovery :: Overview
      • Correct vPC Failure Order of Operations
      • vPC Initialization Order of Operations
      • vPC Consistency Check
      • vPC Orphan Ports
      • vPC Peer Link Failure
      • Peer Keepalive & Peer Link Fate Sharing
      • Peer Keepalive & Peer Link Path Diversity
      • vPC Peer Link Failure & Orphan Isolation
      • vPC Peer Link Failure & Northbound Routing :: Part 1
      • vPC Peer Link Failure & Northbound Routing :: Part 2
      • vPC & FHRPs :: Part 1
      • vPC & FHRPs :: Part 2
      • vPC & FHRPs :: Part 3
      • vPC Peer Gateway :: Part 1
      • vPC Peer Gateway :: Part 2