Implementing and Configuring Cisco TelePresence Video Suite (Advanced TP)

 5 Days
Delivery Methods
 VILT    Private Group

This one of kind Cisco Collaboration in-depth course takes student from initial endpoint configuration to a full solution deployment using all of the Cisco Collaboration Components. Students will have extensive labs in which they will configure and troubleshoot a full Cisco Telepresence Deployment. Participants will gain in-depth practical knowledge with exercises on installing, configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting of all Cisco Telepresence Components.


Upcoming Class Dates and Times

This class is not currently scheduled.
Contact us and we will help you get the training you need!

Who Should Attend

  • Network Video Engineer
  • Voice/UC/Collaboration/Communications Engineer
  • Collaboration Tools Engineer
  • Collaboration Sales/Systems Engineer
  • Course Objectives

    • Implement and Configure Cisco Endpoints
    • Implement and Configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager for Video Endpoints
    • Implement and Configure Cisco IMP for Jabber
    • Implement and Configure Cisco Expressway
    • Implement and Configure Cisco Video Communications Server (VCS) Control
    • Implement and Configure Cisco Video Communications Server (VCS) Expressway
    • Implement and Configure connectivity between a Cisco VCS and Cisco UCM
    • Implement and Configure a Cisco Conductor
    • Implement, Configure, and Operate Cisco TelePresence Management Suite (TMS) and provision devices using Cisco TMS Provisioning Extension (TMSPE)
    • Implement and Configure Cisco Meeting Server


    1 - Understanding Cisco TelePresence Endpoints
    • Cisco TelePresence Endpoint Portfolio Overview
    • Cisco DX Series Endpoint Characteristics
    • Cisco TelePresence TC Software-Based Endpoint Characteristics
    • Cisco TelePresence EX60 and EX90
    • Cisco TelePresence MX Series
    • Cisco TelePresence SX Series Endpoints
    • Cisco TelePresence Room Kits
    • Cisco Intelligent Proximity
    • Cisco TelePresence TC Software-Based Endpoint Peripherals
    • Cisco TelePresence TC Software-Based Endpoint Deployments
    • Cisco TelePresence Integrator C Series-Based Endpoints
    • Cisco Jabber Video for TelePresence Characteristics
    • Cisco Jabber
    2 - Understanding the Cisco Video Network
    • Network Overview
    • H323 Overview
    • SIP Overview
    • VCS vs Unified Communications Manager
    • Internetworking
    • QOS Overview
    3 - Implementing and Configuring Unified Communication Manager
    • Unified Communications Manager Initial Settings
    • Service Activation
    • Enterprise and Service Parameters
    • SIP Domains
    • Configure IMP for Jabber
    • Configure Jabber Settings
    • Registering Endpoints
    • Verifying Network Registration
    4 - Cisco VCS/Expressway Overview and Configuration
    • Configuring Initial VCS Setting
    • Configuring Authentication
    • Registration Conflict Policy
    • Registration Restriction Policy
    • Local Zone Components
    • Membership Rules
    • Transforms
    • Purpose of Zones
    • Search Priority
    • Neighbor Zones
    • Creating Neighbor Zones
    • Need for Traversal Zones
    • H.460 and Assent Protocols
    • Traversal Zone Configuration
    • Domain Name System Dialing
    • E.164 Number Mapping
    • Bandwidth Management
    • Pipes
    • Subzones and Zones
    • Subzone Call Failure
    • Call Processing Order
    • Cisco VCS Call Routing
    • Certificates
    • Certificate Installation
    • Presence
    • Conference Factory
    • Cisco VCS Settings for Conference Factory
    • Clustering and the Cisco VCS
    • Clustering Configuration
    • Collecting Information
    • Log Files
    • Search History
    • Connecting VCS-C to CUCM
    • Connect VCS-C to VCS-E
    • Connecting CUCM to VCS-C
    5 - Configuring Cisco Conductor
    • What is Conductor?
    • Conductor – How it works
    • Installing Cisco Conductor
    • Configuring Conductor Network Settings
    6 - Configuring Conductor for a CUCM Configuration
    • MCU Configuration
    • Telepresence Server
    • Telepresence Conductor Server Configuration
    • Configuring TelePresence Conductor for ad hoc conferences
    • Configuring TelePresence Conductor for rendezvous conferences
    • Configuring Unified CM
    • Configuring general settings on Unified CM
    • Locations in Unified CM
    • Unified CM trusts TelePresence Conductor’s server certificate
    • SIP trunk security profile
    • Configuring Unified CM for rendezvous conferences
    • Sip Trunk Configuration
    • Conference Bridge Configuration
    • MRG and MRGL Configuration
    • Unified CM normalization scripts
    • Configuring Unified CM for ad hoc conferences
    • Sip Trunk Configuration
    • Route pattern to match the SIP Trunk Configuration
    • Unified CM normalization scripts
    7 - Configuring the Cisco VCS with TelePresence Conductor
    • Designing a Dial Plan
    • MCU Configuration
    • Telepresence Server
    • Configuring the Cisco VCS
    • Telepresence Conductor Server Configuration
    • Backing Up Conductor
    • Troubleshooting Conductor
    8 - Overview of Cisco Telepresence Management Server (TMS)
    • Windows Server Installation
    • SQL Server Installation
    • Server Pre-requisites and configuration
    • Installing TMS
    • Installing TMS Provisioning Extensions
    • Initial Configuration
    • Endpoint Configuration
    • Adding Systems to TMS
    • Configuration Templates
    • Setting Configuration
    • VCS Configuration for TMS
    • Direct Endpoint Management VCS/TMS
    • CUCM Configuration for TMS
    • Direct Endpoint Management – CUCM
    • Phonebooks & Phonebook Sources
    • Conference Creation
    • Advanced Conference Settings
    • Booking & Scheduling
    • Participant Types
    • Methods
    • Conference Monitoring
    • Dial Plans, Configuration Templates
    • Scheduler / Smart Scheduler
    9 - Managing and Troubleshooting Cisco TMS
    • Using the Logs
    • Cisco TMS Ticketing System
    • Troubleshooting VCS Registrations
    • Troubleshooting CUCM Registrations
    • System Maintenance
    10 - Configuring Cisco Meeting Server (formerly Acano)
    • Setting up CMS
    • Installing Certificates
    • Configuring CUCM with CMS
    • Provision the RTC Client
    • Configuring Meeting Spaces


  • Foundational IP networking knowledge such as included with a CCENT or CCNA certification is recommended.
  • Working knowledge of basic IP networking
  • Video Conferencing Experience / Voice Experience

    Do You Have Additional Questions? Please Contact Us Below.

    contact us contact us 
    Contact Us about Starting Your Business Training Strategy with United Training