Delivering Hybrid IT with Cisco CloudCenter

Course Description

The Delivering Hybrid IT with Cisco CloudCenter (CLDCTR) v1.0 course shows you how to use Cisco CloudCenter™ to securely deploy and manage applications in multiple data center, private cloud, and public cloud environments. Through expert instruction and extensive hands-on learning, you can use key Cisco CloudCenter features to modernize and automate data centers or add public cloud application deployment to your service offerings. This course covers Cisco CloudCenter architecture; administrative capabilities, such as cloud management, multitenancy, governance, and policy enforcement; application modeling; and Cisco CloudCenter integration with Cisco UCS® Director, Cisco® Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI™), and private and public clouds.


  • Data center experience
  • Operating systems and virtualization experience
  • Understanding of server system design and architecture
  • Familiarity with cloud concepts and n-tier application design
  • Familiarity with Cisco UCS, networking, and storage concepts

Who Should Attend

Cloud engineers, Administrators System engineers, DevOps engineers, Solution architects

Course Information

Length: 3 day

Format: Lecture and Lab

Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite

Max. Capacity: 16

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the business and technical challenges of going to the cloud
  • Understand the benefits of an application-centric hybrid cloud management platform
  • Understand Cisco CloudCenter architecture
  • Understand Cisco CloudCenter administrative capabilities such as cloud management, multitenancy, governance, and policy enforcement
  • Describe application lifecycle management and provisioning in a cloud environment
  • Describe how to use Cisco CloudCenter to manage the workloads in a hybrid cloud


1: Introduction to the Cisco CloudCenter GUI
2: Create a CloudCenter Repository
3: Create a Deployment Environment
4: Create Images in Cisco CloudCenter
5: Create Contracts, Bundles, and Usage Plans
6: Create Users
7: Create a Subtenant
8: Model and Deploy a Two-Tier WordPress Application
9: Model and Deploy a Multitier RollerBlog Application
10: Terminate, Suspend, and Resume Applications
11: Create User-Defined Parameters
12: Explore the Userenv File
13: Custom Service
14: Deploy an Application in the Hybrid Cloud
15: Application Benchmark
16: Schedule an Application
17: Share Applications
18: Publish Applications in Marketplace
19: CICD Project Board
20: Manage Policies
21: Tags and Governance