IP Foundation for Broadcast Engineers (CCIPFM)


Course Description

The IP Foundation for Broadcast Engineers (CCIPFM) v1.0 course introduces you to IP networking and the Cisco® IP Fabric for Media (IPFM) solution. The course is designed for broadcast engineers who will use IP technologies to replace Serial Digital Interface (SDI)-based deployments. You will learn the basic principles of IP technologies, including Ethernet functions and standards, IP, the TCP/IP stack, and other technologies used in modern networks. You will also learn about Cisco IPFM deployment, operation, and troubleshooting.

Learning Objectives

  • Gain familiarity with IP technologies
  • Learn to use Cisco IPFM to deploy a flexible, scalable, and secure IP-based media infrastructure

  • Understanding of broadcast industry requirements and standardization
  • Use of basic Linux commands


  1. Configure VLANs and Trunks
  2. Configure Multilayer Switching and IP Addressing
  3. Configure OSPF
  4. Multicast on Cisco Nexus Switches
  5. Implement IPFM Without DCNM Media Controller
  6. Administer and Maintain the IPFM
  7. Orchestrate Flows with Cisco DCNM Media Controller
  8. Orchestrate Flows in Highly Available IPFM
  9. Monitor and Troubleshoot Cisco IPFM Operation

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for broadcast engineers.

Course Info

Length: 4 day
Format: Lecture and Lab
Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite
Max. Capacity: 12

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