Campus Fabric Deploy

Associated Certifications

ECS – Campus Fabric Deploy

Course Duration

2 Days

Delivery Method

Available as Classroom Instructor-led training and Virtual Instructor-led training

Who should attend

This course is designed as the first step for individuals responsible for the installation, configuration and management of the Extreme Networks family of Fabric switches.


Students should possess a solid grasp of LAN concepts, including advanced Ethernet and TCP/IP. .And have referenced and be comfortable with the concepts of Fabric networking Covered in the Campus Fabric Introduction Course.

Course objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will have gained the working knowledge to:

  • To deploy Extreme Networks Fabric Networking solutions based on reference architectures from Extreme Networks customer scenarios
  • Take the ECS Fabric Switching & Routing Exam


Deploying networks utilizing the Extreme Networks Campus Fabric networking environment. This knowledge will be reinforced through actual hands-on experience with networking equipment in a lab environment, where students will perform real world tasks.

Course agenda

Fabric Deployment Options

  • Automation and Onboarding Options​
  • Intelligent Ports ​

VSP Switch Management

  • Switching Portfolio​
  • Software Management and Upgrade​
  • Management Interfaces​

Fabric Connect Infrastructure

  • BVLANs​
  • IS-IS global parameters​
  • IS-IS interfaces and adjacencies​

Fabric Management

  • CFM​
  • IP Shortcuts​
  • Mgmt CLIP​


  • L2VSN Configuration​
  • UNI port configuration​
  • Multicast​


  • Inter-VSN Routing over Fabric Connect

Implementing IP Shortcuts

  • Fabric Connect services using IP Shortcut Routing

Implementing Layer 3 VSN

  • VRF routing​
  • Route Redistribution​
  • Inter-VSN Routing​

VIST Core Switch Pair

  • Redundancy on the edge of Fabric​
  • SMLT Configuration​
  • RSMLT​