CISCO - Designing Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WIDESIGN) v1.1

This course is a 5 day ILT class that offers a new perspective on designing your wireless networks
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  • Duration: 5 days
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Course outline

Reference : © CISCO WIDESIGN v1.1

Duration : 5 days

This course is a 5 day ILT class that offers a new perspective on designing your wireless networks. The student will learn how to design a wireless network from the beginning to end, from customer-first contact to post-deployment reports. The student will learn how to conduct walk-throughs, identify difficult areas and optimize the survey process to provide a better AP-to-coverage ratio.

Learning credits 44
LanguagesThese scheduled public sessions are offered in English or in French (FR). The educational material is in English.
Certification
This course prepares tu the 300-360 WIDESIGN exam, which is part of the CCNP Wireless certification.

Audience

  • Channel Partners and Resellers
  • Customers
  • Employees

Prerequisites

It is recommended, but not required, that students have the following knowledge and skills before attending this course:

  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)
  • Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals (WIFUND)
Basic knowledge of:
  • Cisco Prime Infrastructure
  • Cisco Identity Services Engine
  • Metageek Channelizer Software
  • Voice Signaling Protocol
  • Basic QoS
  • Application Visibility and Control
  • LAN switching

Objectives

Upon completion of the course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
  • Determine customer Wi-Fi design process
  • Design for data coverage
  • Design for voice and real-time applications
  • Design for location and Cisco CMX
  • Design for Wi-Fi beyond the enterprise campus
  • Describe how to conduct a site survey

Contents

Module 1 - Determine Customer Wi-Fi Design Process
  • Customer Design Technical and Business
  • Type of Wireless Design
  • Gathering Existing Documentation and Important Information
  • Meeting with the Customer
  • Case Study 1: Project Kickoff
Module 2 - Design for Data Coverage
  • Common Business and Technical Drivers
  • Cisco Capabilities
  • Planning and Designing for RF
  • Deployment Models
  • Campus Considerations
  • Case Study 2: Base Wi-Fi Design Recommendations
Module 3 - Design for Voice and Real-Time Applications
  • Common Business and Technical Drivers
  • Cisco Capabilities
  • RF Planning and Design
  • Cisco AVC and QoS
  • Case Study 3: Voice and Real-Time Application Wi-Fi Design Recommendations
Module 4 - Design for Location and Cisco CMX
  • Common Business and Technical Drivers
  • Cisco Capabilities
  • RF Planning and Design
  • Cisco CMX Ecosystem Analytics and Development
  • Case Study 4: Location and Cisco CMX Wi-Fi Design Recommendations
Module 5 - Design for Wi-Fi Beyond the Enterprise Campus
  • Common Business and Technical Drivers
  • Cisco Capabilities
  • RF Planning and Design
  • Case Study 5: Outdoor and High-Density Wi-Fi Design Recommendations
Module 6 - Conduct a Site Survey
  • Access and Safety Concerns
  • Initial Evaluation
  • Predictive Planning
  • In-Depth Site Survey
  • Post-Deployment Survey

Labs :

  • Discovery 1: Estimating the Number of APs Using Cisco Prime Infrastructure as a Planning Tool
  • Discovery 2: Conducting a Predictive Site Survey with Ekahau Site Survey Pro
  • Discovery 3: Simulating a Layer 1 Sweep with Cisco Spectrum Expert
  • Discovery 4: Simulating a Layer 1 Sweep with Metageek Chanalyzer
  • Case Study 6: After Implementation

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