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TPBOOT - Cisco TelePresence Bootcamp


Duration: 5 Days




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Course Information

Course Description

​Cisco TelePresence Training Bootcamp (TPBOOT) is a 5 day accelerated class combining the PITS (Physical Installation of TelePresence Systems 1.0) and ITS (Implementing Cisco TelePresence Solutions 1.0) courses. This Cisco Telepresence training course is designed to prepare learners to install all the Cisco TelePresence endpoints(CTS-500, CTS-1000, CTS-1100, CTS-3000, CTS-3010, CTS-3200 and CTS-3210). This Cisco Training will cover the installation of servers and services related to the Cisco TelePresence solution. TPBOOT is suitable for those wishing to prepare for the Cisco TelePresence Certification.

The Cisco training course is designed to teach professionals who work in complex network environments the skills that they need to maintain their networks and to diagnose and resolve network problems quickly and effectively. The course will provide information about troubleshooting and maintaining particular technologies, as well as procedural and organizational aspects of the troubleshooting and maintenance process.


Ascolta Advantage

Learn Cisco TelePresence from the experts who helped write the course. In addition to the standard student materials, only Ascolta provides you with an addendum detailing the new features in the Cisco TelePresence 1.7 update. This includes lab instructions for using the new menus in Cisco TelePresence Manger, the Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch, and the Cisco TelePresence Recording Server.

Course Objectives

​After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe and configure a Cisco TelePresence system endpoint
  • Describe the extended features of Cisco TelePresence.
  • Describe the Cisco TelePresence architecture
  • Describe and configure Cisco TelePresence Manager
  • Describe and configure the Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch
  • Describe and configure the Cisco TelePresence Recording Server
  • Design a network infrastructure suitable for Cisco TelePresence
  • Describe and configure a Cisco TelePresence interoperablilty solution

Course Audience

​This Cisco TelePresence Bootcamp training course is intended for the following audience:

  • Network Engineers and Network Administrators familiar with the Cisco Unified Communication architecture. The secondary audience is Installation technicians familiar with third party video solutions.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Cisco TelePresence
  • Lesson 1: Exploring the Cisco TelePresence Solution
Module 2: Cisco TelePresence Planning and Assessment
  • Lesson 1: Managing the Project and Product Order
  • Lesson 2: Examining Room Readiness Requirements
  • Lesson 3: Examining the Basics of Acoustics
  • Lesson 4: Examining Lighting Basics
  • Lesson 5: Examining Lighting Basics
  • Lesson 6: Planning a Cisco TelePresence Room Design
Module 3: Physical Assembly and Logistics
  • Lesson 1: Preparing for a Cisco TelePresence System Installation
  • Lesson 2: Assembling the Cisco TelePresence Systems 3000 and 3200
  • Lesson 3: Assembling the Cisco TelePresence Systems 500, 1000, 1100, and 1300
  • Lesson 4: Installing Auxiliary Displays
  • Lesson 5: Installing a Document Camera
  • Lesson 6: Wiring
  • Lesson 7: Tuning the Cisco TelePresence System
Module 1: Course Introduction
  • Lesson 1: Introduction to Cisco TelePresence
  • Lesson 2: Planning a Cisco TelePresence Room Design
Module 2: Cisco TelePresence Call Control
  • Lesson 1: Integrating Cisco TelePresence Endpoints with Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Lesson 2: Examining the Cisco TelePresence User Interface
Module 3: Cisco TelePresence Network Architecture
  • Lesson 1: Deploying a Cisco TelePresence Network
  • Lesson 2: Shaping and Policing
  • Lesson 3: Setting a QoS Policy
  • Lesson 4: Designing WAN and Branch QoS Policies
  • Lesson 5: Understanding the NPA
  • Lesson 6: Using the VSAA
Module 4: Cisco TelePresence Extended System Features
  • Lesson 1: Understanding the Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch
  • Lesson 2: Understanding the Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch
  • Lesson 3: Exploring One-Button-to-Push Without Cisco TelePresence Manager
  • Lesson 4: Examining Cisco TelePresence Interoperability
  • Lesson 5: Working with the Cisco TelePresence RecordingServer
  • Lesson 6: Examining Intercompany Communications
  • Lesson 7: Examining Cisco TelePresence Security
PITS Labs:
  • Lab 2-1: Using RRA Measuring and Test Equipment
  • Lab 2-2: Performing an RRA Environmental Assessment
  • Lab 2-3: Measuring RRA Acoustics and Illumination
  • Lab 3-1: Assembling the Endpoints
  • Lab 3-2: Tuning the Cisco TelePresence Cameras
  • Lab 3-3: Tuning the Cisco TelePresence Displays
ITS Labs:
  • Lab 1-1: Cisco TelePresence Demonstration to EBC (Optional)
  • Lab 2-2: Registering the Cisco TelePresence Endpoint
  • Lab 2-3: Completing a Cisco TelePresence Call Between Two Endpoints
  • Lab 3-1: Performing an NPA using VSAA
  • Lab 3-2: Performing an NPA using IP SLA
  • Lab 4-1: Configuring the Cisco TelePresence Multipoint Switch
  • Lab 4-2: Using the Cisco TelePresence Manager Prequalification Tool
  • Lab 4-3: Configuring Cisco TelePresence Manager, Cisco Unified Communications Manager, and Microsoft Exchange Service Account
  • Lab 4-4: Adding Users to Exchange
  • Lab 4-5: Configure Scheduled Meetings
  • Lab 4-6: Enabling Cisco Unified Video Advantage
  • Lab 4-7: Configuring the Cisco Unified Videoconferencing MCU with SIP
  • Lab 4-8: Configuring the Cisco TelePresence Recording Server

Course Prerequisites

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Course Schedule
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