Juniper Networks Certified Design Specialist (JNCDS-DC) JN0-1300


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Juniper Networks Certified Associate Junos (JNCDS - DC) JN0-1300 certifications is designed for networking professionals and designers those who are intrested to work with Designing the network for datacenters. This exam validates the skills in desigining principles of network datacenters. This certification is valid for three years.

Exam Details

Required Exam(s) : JN0-1300
Associated Exams : ---
Durations : 90 mins ( 65 questions)
Question Types : Multiple choice Questions.
Exam Fees :
Prerequired Exams :Candidates should pass JNCDA Certifications to attempt JN0-1300
Exam Policy : Click here to read the Exam policies.
Recommended Training : Juniper Networks Design - Data Center (JND-DC)

Exam Pattern

Below are the exam pattern of JNCDS Data Center JN0-1300 exam.

1.0 Data Center Considerations

Describe the concepts of Data Center Design
  • Physical considerations including placement, cabling, power, heating and cooling
  • Access switch placement
  • Traditional multi-tiered design
  • Data Center monitoring
  • Data Center Support and Serviceability

2.0 Ethernet Fabric Architectures

Describe the design consideration of Data Center Ethernet Fabric Architectures
  • Virtual Chassis
  • Virtual Chassis Fabric
  • Qfabric
  • Fusion

3.0 IP Fabric Architecture

Describe the design considerations of a Data Center IP Fabric
  • Clos Layer 3 overlay networking
  • Clos Layer 3 control plane options
  • Clos Layer 3 BGP design

4.0 Data Center Interconnect

Describe the design considerations for interconnecting Data Centers

  • CCC
  • Layer 3 VPNs
  • Pseudowire connections
  • VPLS
  • EVPN
  • VXLAN

5.0 Data Center Security

Describe the design consideration for securing the Data Center

  • Micro-perimeterization
  • Micro-segmentation
  • Virtual routers
  • Firewalls
  • Security automation
  • Device sprawl
  • Data classification
  • Risk management

6.0 Virtualization in the Data Center

Describe the design considerations for virtualization in the Data Center

  • NFV
  • ETSI standards
  • Virtualization security
  • SDN

7.0 Traffic Engineering in the Data Center

Describe the design considerations for traffic shaping in the Data Center

  • QoS
  • CoS
  • DCBX

8.0 High Availability in the Data Center

Describe the design considerations for high availability in the data center

  • Business continuity
  • Device-level high availability features
  • Intra-DC high availability
  • Inter-DC high availability

Books to Prepare

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Softwares for Practice

Very few softwares are available to practice Junos Exams.

Software Name : Junos Olive

License : Open Source

How to Install :

Juniper is not officially offering any simulators to pratice, eventhough you can practice by using juniper's development testing Software called Olive.
You can download olive and configure it on FreeBsd 4.0.

Click here to view how to setup Junos olive

Software Name : MIMIC Junos Simulator

License : Paid Version

Software Features :

Click here for the Pricing and Feature Details of Mimic Simulators