ICOMM: Introducing Cisco Voice and Unified Communications Administration

Course Overview

The ICOMM: Introducing Cisco Voice and Unified Communications Administration course teaches learners how to maintain and operate a Cisco Unified Communications solution that is based on Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Cisco Unified Communications Manager (UCM) Express, Cisco Unity Connection, and Cisco Unified Presence. This online training course provides the learners with the knowledge and skills to achieve associate-level competency in Cisco Unified Communications.Read More

This introduces the architecture, components, functionalities, and features of Cisco Unified Communications solutions and describes how daily job tasks, such as system monitoring, moves, adds, and changes are performed on Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express, Cisco Unity Connection, and Cisco Unified Presence.

This online training course will help students prepare and pass the Cisco Certified Network Associate Voice (CCNA Voice)​ certification exam.

Exam Number: 640-461 ICOMM

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Instructor: Ralph Smith

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Skills Learned

  • Describe the components of a Cisco Unified Communications solution and identify call signaling and media stream flows.
  • Provide an overview of administrator and end-user interface options in Cisco Unified Communications Manager (UCM), Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express, Cisco Unity Express, Cisco Unity Connection, and Cisco Unified Presence.
  • Understand call flows in Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express.
  • Perform endpoint and end-user administration tasks in Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express.
  • Describe the telephony features supported in Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express.
  • Administer users in Cisco Unity Connection and Cisco Unified Presence, and enable the most commonly used features for both applications.
  • Describe how to maintain a Cisco Unified Communications solution

Who Should Attend This Course

Prerequisites

  • Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) certification or equivalent knowledge
  • Working knowledge of converged voice and data networks
  • Basic knowledge of Cisco IOS gateways
  • Basic knowledge of Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unity Connection

Course Outline

Module 1: Overview of Cisco Unified Communications Solutions

  • Understanding the Components of Cisco Unified Communications Solutions
  • Understanding the Characteristics of Cisco Unified Communications Solutions

Module 2: Overview of Administrator and End-User Interfaces

  • Understanding Administrator Interfaces
  • Understanding End-User Interfaces

Module 3: Call Flows in Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express

  • Understanding Call Flows and Call Legs
  • Understanding the Configuration Components Impacting Call Flows in Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Understanding the Configuration Components Impacting Call Flows in Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express

Module 4: Endpoint and End User Administration

  • Understanding Endpoint Characteristics and Configuration Requirements
  • Understanding Endpoint Implementation Options
  • Understanding End-User Characteristics and Configuration Requirements
  • Understanding End-User Implementation Options

Module 5: Enablement of End User Telephony and Mobility Features

  • Understanding Telephony Features
  • Enabling Telephony Features
  • Understanding Mobility Features
  • Enabling Mobility Features

Module 6: Enablement of Cisco Unity Connection and Cisco Unified Presence

  • Understanding Cisco Unity Connection
  • Understanding End User and Voice Mailbox Characteristics and Configuration Requirements
  • Understanding End User and Voice Mailbox Implementation Options
  • Understanding Cisco Unified Presence
  • Enabling Cisco Unified Presence

Module 7: Cisco Unified Communications Solutions Maintenance

  • Providing End-User Support
  • Understanding Cisco Unified Communications Manager Reports
  • Understanding Cisco Unified Communications Manager CDR Analysis and Reporting Tool Reports
  • Monitoring the System with Cisco Unified Real-Time Monitoring Tool
  • Monitoring Voice Mail in Cisco Unity Connection
  • Understanding the Disaster Recovery System

Hands On Labs

24×7 Live Labs with Real Cisco Gear

Get hands on practice with real world scenarios just like a traditional class.

1. Exploring Administrator Interfaces
2. Exploring End-User Interfaces
3. Exploring Call Flows in Cisco Unified Communications Manager
4. Exploring Call Flows in Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express
5. Implementing Endpoints
6. Implementing End Users
7. Enabling Telephony Features
8. Enabling Mobility Features
9. Implementing End Users and Voice Mailboxes
10. Enabling Cisco Unified Presence
11. Providing End-User Support
12. Generating Cisco Unified Communications Manager Reports
13. Generating Cisco Unified Communications Manager CAR Tool Reports
14. Monitoring the System with Cisco Unified RTMT
15. Monitoring Usage of Cisco Unity Connection
16. Backing Up Cisco Unified Communications Manager Using the Disaster