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IT-N 305 - Managing Enterprise Networks with Cisco Prime Infrastructure (MENPI)

Code Start Date Duration Venue
IT-N 305 25 September 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-N 305 20 November 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-N 305 11 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Cisco Prime Infrastructure is a unified solution that allows students to manage the network, devices, applications, and users from one place. In this course, you will learn how to design, deploy, operate, and optimize enterprise networks with the Cisco Prime Infrastructure solution (PI). This course also introduces the various services and options available with Cisco Prime Infrastructure.


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

  • Knowledge of networks and networking terminology (CCNA® Routing and Switching qualifications or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of wireless networks and wireless networking terminology (CCNA Wireless qualifications or equivalent)
  • Basic understanding of Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and syslog network management components, or experience with network administration, management and troubleshooting

Course Objectives

  • Navigating the GUI and access the CLI for Cisco Prime Infrastructure
  • Adding to and managing devices in the Cisco Prime Infrastructure inventory
  • Creating network maps for wired, wireless, and data center devices
  • Creating and manage virtual domains and users
  • Managing device configurations
  • Managing device compliance
  • Describing several of the services and options offered by Cisco Prime Infrastructure
  • Monitoring the network using dashboards, maps, and reports 

Who Should Attend?

  • Network Engineers
  • Technicians
  • Designers
  • Installers
  • Operations personnel

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Cisco Prime Infrastructure Overview
  • Getting Started with Cisco Prime Infrastructure
  • Configuring Initial Server Settings
  • Introducing Cisco Prime Infrastructure Licenses
  • Inventory Management
  • Adding Devices to Inventory
  • Generating Reports
  • Managing the Network Inventory
  • Managing Groups
  • Managing Network Device Software Images

Day 2

  • Map the Network
  • Managing Network Topology Maps
  • Managing Wireless Maps
  • Role-Based Access Control
  • Managing Virtual Domains
  • Managing User Authentication and Authorization
  • Managing Remote AAA Mode Settings

Day 3

  • Configuration Management
  • Managing the Configuration Archive
  • Managing Configurations for Wired Devices
  • Managing Configurations for Wireless Devices
  • Configuring Plug and Play
  • Compliance Management
  • Performing Configuration Audits Using Compliance
  • Running Reports to View Device Security Vulnerabilities

Day 4

  • Services Management
  • Deploying Cisco TrustSec Identity Services
  • Introducing AVC Services
  • Introducing Network Services and Router Virtual Containers
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting tools 
  • Monitoring Wired Devices and Data Centers
  • Monitoring the Wireless Network
  • Monitoring Applications
  • Monitoring Clients

Day 5

  • System Administration
  • Monitoring System Health
  • Monitoring Network Health
  • Monitoring KPIs
  • Managing the Server
  • Introducing Operations Center for Large Deployments