Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA)

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Course Overview

The Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA) course is a comprehensive training program designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills necessary to configure and administer Infoblox core DDI products (DNS, DHCP, and IPAM). The course is structured into five modules, each focusing on different aspects of the Infoblox solutions. By completing the CDCA course, learners will gain a deep understanding of Infoblox’s core services, enabling them to optimize network efficiency and security. This course is ideal for system and network administrators, support engineers, and IT professionals responsible for managing and supporting the Infoblox DDI environment.

Course Prerequisites

Certainly! Below are the minimum required prerequisites for successfully undertaking the Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA) course:

  • Basic knowledge of networking principles, including TCP/IP, subnetting, and routing.
  • Familiarity with DNS, DHCP, and IP address management (IPAM) concepts.
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of network protocols such as DNS and DHCP.
  • Experience with network administration or system administration is helpful but not mandatory.
  • Ability to navigate and manage files within a Windows or UNIX/Linux command-line environment.
  • Willingness to learn and engage with new technologies in network automation and security.

These prerequisites ensure that participants have the foundational understanding necessary to grasp the concepts taught in the CDCA course and apply them effectively in their work environments.

Learning Objectives – What you will Learn in this Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA)?

Introduction to Learning Outcomes for Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA) Course:

The Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA) course equips learners with comprehensive skills to configure and manage the Infoblox Grid, DHCP, DNS services, IPAM, and reporting.

Learning Objectives and Outcomes:

  • Understand the architecture and functionalities of the Infoblox Grid for network management.
  • Learn to set up, configure, and manage the Infoblox Grid and Grid members.
  • Gain the skills to administer and troubleshoot the DHCP service, including setting up DHCP networks and managing DHCP objects.
  • Master the configuration of DNS services, understanding DNS zones, and managing DNS resource records.
  • Implement and manage IP Address Management (IPAM) practices for efficient network space utilization.
  • Utilize extensible attributes and user accounts to customize and secure the Infoblox environment.
  • Configure advanced DHCP options, DHCP failover, and Dynamic DNS for resilient and responsive network services.
  • Implement secure remote authentication methods and manage DNS security through DNS Anycast and DNSSEC.
  • Learn to perform NIOS upgrades and manage DNS and network views for optimized network performance.
  • Utilize reporting and analytics features for data-driven network management and decision-making.

Target Audiance

  • Network Engineers
  • System Administrators
  • IT Infrastructure Managers
  • Cybersecurity Specialists
  • Technical Support Engineers
  • Network Architects
  • Data Center Operations Staff
  • IT Consultants specializing in network management
  • DevOps Engineers involved in network automation
  • Professionals looking to upgrade their skills in network services management

Schedule Dates

Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA)
27 May 2024 - 31 May 2024
Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA)
02 September 2024 - 06 September 2024
Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA)
02 December 2024 - 06 December 2024
Infoblox Core DDI Config & Admin (CDCA)
03 March 2025 - 07 March 2025

Course Content

  • In Module 1, participants will learn about the Infoblox Grid, its setup, management, and high availability features.

  • Module 2 delves into configuring the DHCP service, networks, and objects, along with managing user accounts and scheduled tasks.

  • Module 3 covers the DNS service, zone configuration, resource records, IPAM, and data management through CSV export and import.

  • Module 4 introduces advanced topics such as remote authentication, DNS Anycast, DNSSEC, and NIOS upgrades.

  • Lastly, Module 5 tackles advanced DHCP options, failover, dynamic DNS, and reporting and analytics.



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You will receive the letter of course attendance post training completion via learning enhancement tool after registration.

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