The Core DDI Configuration & Administration Course (CDCA) combines instructor-led training and interactive labs to build a working in-depth knowledge of how to configure and manage Infoblox network appliances running Infoblox NIOS operating system.
Network fundamentals such as forward and reverse mapping DNS zones, DNS views; DHCP networks, custom options, ranges and fixed addresses; and visually manage the IP space using IPAM; performing Grid management, including system and protocol level monitoring, remote authentication, and NIOS upgrades all provide a solid understanding of how integrate and maintain Infoblox’s Core DDI product. Implementation of advanced NIOS features are also covered including dynamic DNS with TSIG and GSSTSIG, DNSSEC zone signing and validation, DNS Anycast, and DHCP failover.
The CDCA course is intended for anyone responsible for the implementation, administration, operations, maintenance, support, and day-to-day management of an Infoblox Core DDI product. This includes system administrators, network administrators, installers, sales engineers, systems engineers, professional services engineers (presales and post sales), and technical support professionals.
Anyone planning on taking the Core DDI Advanced Troubleshooting course (CDAT) are required to complete this course before attending the CDAT course.