CTCOLLAB v1.0 - Troubleshooting Cisco IP Telephony & Video

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Description

Troubleshooting Troubleshooting Cisco IP Telephony & Video (CTCOLLAB) v1.0 is a five-day course that prepares the learner for troubleshooting Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Cisco VCS-C, and Cisco Expressway series in a multisite voice and video network. The course teaches troubleshooting methodology, triage, resources, tools, and fixes at the integrated system or solution level for Cisco Collaboration Solutions. It covers troubleshooting of Cisco Unified Communications Manager, VCS Control and VCS Expressway, issues with Call Setup, issues with ILS, Cisco Unified Communications Manager Mobility Features, Cisco TelePresence Management Suite, and issues with Voice Quality and Media Resources.

Note:Students registering for this course will be receiving their course kit in a digital format. To be able to view your digital kit you will need to bring a laptop PC and/or a compatible iPad or Android tablet, the recommended system requirements and instructions to access the course kit content can be found at the following link:Digital Course Kit Requirements and Instructions

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Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Describe a systematic methodology to troubleshoot issues in Cisco collaboration deployments
  • Troubleshoot issues that relate to Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Troubleshoot issues that relate to Cisco VCS
  • Troubleshoot call setup issues
  • Troubleshoot ILS and GDPR issues
  • Troubleshoot Cisco Unified Communications Manager mobility features
  • Troubleshoot issues that relate to Cisco TelePresence Management Suite
  • Troubleshoot media resource and voice quality issues

Prerequisites

The knowledge that you should have before attending this course should include the following:

  • Working knowledge of converged voice, video, and data networks
  • Working knowledge of the MGCP, SIP, and H.323 protocols and their implementation on Cisco IOS gateways
  • Ability to configure and operate Cisco routers and switches
  • Ability to configure and operate Cisco Unified Communications Manager in a single-site environment

Who Should Attend

The primary target audiences for the course are:

  • Network administrators and network engineers
  • CCNP Collaboration candidates

Secondary audiences are:

  • Systems engineers

Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Troubleshooting Cisco Collaboration Systems Solutions

    Lesson 1: Identifying Cisco Collaboration Deployments
    • Overview of Cisco Collaboration Systems Solution Components
    • Network Infrastructure
    • Call Control Systems in Cisco Collaboration Systems Solutions
    • Endpoints in Cisco Collaboration Systems Solutions
    • Media Resources in Cisco Collaboration Systems Solutions
    • Applications in Cisco Collaboration Systems Solutions


    Lesson 2: Using Troubleshooting Methodology

    • Analyze the Troubleshooting Process
    • Troubleshooting Methodology in Complex Environments
    • Define the Problem
    • Gather Facts
    • Consider Possibilities
    • Create an Action Plan
    • Implement an Action Plan
    • Observe Results
    • Restart the Problem-Solving Process
    • Document Facts


    Lesson 3: Using Troubleshooting and Monitoring Tools

    • Overview of Troubleshooting and Monitoring Tools
    • Cisco Unified Serviceability
    • Cisco Unified Communications Manager Traces
    • Trace Output Example
    • Session Trace Log View
    • Cisco Unified RTMT Performance Monitor and Data Logging
    • Generic Call Filter Module
    • Sniffer Traces

Module 2: Cisco Unified Communications Manager Troubleshooting

    Lesson 1: Troubleshooting Common Gateway and Endpoint Registration Issues
    • IP Phone Initialization
    • Common DHCP-Related and TFTP-Related Issues
    • Using Ping to Cisco IP Phones
    • Verify TFTP Server Configuration
    • Cisco Unified IP Phone Status Messages
    • Cisco Unified IP Phone Network Configuration
    • Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway Communications
    • Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway and Endpoint
    • Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway Configuration Elements
    • Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway Registration
    • Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway Registration Issues
    • Verify Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway Status
    • Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway Monitoring Commands
    • Cisco IOS MGCP Gateway Unsuccessful Registration
    • Cisco IOS H.323 Gateway and SIP Trunk Communications


    Lesson 2: Troubleshooting Cisco Unified Communications Manager Availability Issues

    • Cisco Unified Communications Manager Is Not Responding
    • Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration Web Page Is Not Displayed
    • Slow Response of Cisco Unified Communications Manager Server


    Lesson 3: Troubleshooting Database Replication Issues

    • Review of Cisco Unified Communications Manager Database Replication
    • Identification of Cisco Unified Communications Manager Database Replication Issues
    • Resolving Cisco Unified Communications Manager Database Replication Issues


    Lesson 4: Troubleshooting LDAP Integration Issues

    • LDAP Integration Options with Cisco Unified Communications Manager
    • LDAP Integration Considerations
    • Resolving Synchronization Issues
    • Resolving LDAP Authentication Issues

Module 3: Cisco VCS Troubleshooting

    Lesson 1: Troubleshooting Endpoint Registration Issues
    • Overview of Endpoint Registration Issues
    • Troubleshooting Endpoints on Cisco VCS
    • Troubleshooting Cisco TelePresence Endpoints


    Lesson 2: Troubleshooting Cisco VCS Control and Cisco VCS Expressway Availability Issues

    • Cisco VCS Is Not Responding
    • Cisco VCS Administration Web Page Is Not Displayed
    • Slow Response of Cisco VCS Server


    Lesson 3: Troubleshooting Database Replication Issues

    • Database Replication Review
    • Identifying Database Replication Issues
    • Fixing Cisco VCS Database Replication Issues


    Lesson 4: Troubleshooting LDAP Integration Issues

    • Review of LDAP Integration Options
    • General LDAP Integration Issues
    • Troubleshooting of Device Authentication Issues
    • Troubleshooting of Account Authentication Issues

Module 4: Call Setup Issues

    Lesson 1: Describing Call Setup Issues and Causes
    • Cisco Unified Communications Manager Call Setup Issues
    • Cisco VCS Control Call Setup Issues
    • Cisco Expressway Series Call Setup Issues
    • Call Setup Issues Between Call Control Systems


    Lesson 2: Troubleshooting On-Net Single-Site Calling Issues

    • Review of Digit Analysis in Cisco Unified Communications Manager
    • Review of Partitions and CSSs
    • Troubleshoot Call Setup Issues in Cisco Unified Communications Manager
    • Troubleshoot One-Way Calling Issues
    • Troubleshoot Call-Forwarding Issues
    • Review of SIP and H.323 Endpoint Registration in Cisco VCS
    • Review of Subzones, Links, Pipes, and Search Rules
    • Troubleshoot Call Setup Issues in Cisco VCS
    • Troubleshoot Unified Communications Mobile and Remote Access Issues


    Lesson 3: Troubleshooting On-Net Multisite Calling Issues

    • Multisite Dial Plan Issues
    • Cisco Unified Communications Manager Issues
    • Cisco Unified Border Element Issues


    Lesson 4: Troubleshooting Off-Net Calling Issues

    • Common Off-Net Calling Issues
    • Troubleshoot MGCP Gateway Issues
    • Troubleshoot H.323 Gateway Issues
    • Troubleshoot SIP Trunk Issues

Module 5: ILS and GDPR Issues

    Lesson 1: Troubleshooting ILS and GDPR
    • Review of ILS
    • Review of GDPR
    • Review of URI Call Routing When Using ILS
    • Review of Numbered Call-Routing When Using ILS
    • Common ILS-Related Issues and Their Causes
    • Troubleshoot ILS-Related Issues

Module 6: Cisco Unified Communications Manager Mobility Issues

    Lesson 1: Troubleshooting Device Mobility Issues
    • Device Mobility Review
    • Call-Routing Implementation Options
    • Common Device Mobility-Related Issues and Their Causes
    • Troubleshoot Device Mobility Configuration Mismatches
    • Troubleshoot Device Mobility Call-Routing Problems
    • Troubleshoot Device Mobility Call Privilege Problems


    Lesson 2: Troubleshooting Cisco Extension Mobility Issues

    • Cisco Extension Mobility Review
    • Overview of Cisco Extension Mobility Issues
    • Troubleshooting Cisco Extension Mobility Login and Logout Issues
    • Troubleshoot Cisco Extension Mobility Call-Routing Issues


    Lesson 3: Troubleshooting Cisco Unified Mobility Issues

    • Review of Cisco Unified Mobility
    • Review of Unified Mobility Configuration Elements
    • CSS Implementation in Cisco Mobile Connect
    • Cisco Unified Mobility Access List Functions
    • Overview of Cisco Unified Mobility Issues
    • Troubleshoot Cisco Mobile Connect
    • Troubleshoot Cisco Unified Mobile Voice Access

Module 7: Cisco TelePresence Management Suite Issues

    Lesson 1: Troubleshooting Cisco TMS Issues
    • Review of Cisco TMS
    • Troubleshoot Cisco TMS
    • FindMe Review

Module 8: Voice Quality and Media Resources Issues

    Lesson 1: Troubleshooting MTP Issues
    • MTP Review
    • Troubleshoot MTP Registration and Nonresponsive Software Issues
    • MTP Allocation Issues


    Lesson 2: Troubleshooting Transcoder Issues

    • Transcoder Review
    • Troubleshoot Transcoder Registration Issues


    Lesson 3: Troubleshooting Audio and Video Conferencing Issues

    • Cisco Unified Communications Manager Conference Bridges
    • Troubleshoot Conference Bridges Registered with Cisco Unified Communications Manager
    • Troubleshoot Conference Bridges Accessible via SIP Trunks


    Lesson 4: Troubleshooting Audio and Video Quality Issues

    • Voice Quality Issues in Cisco Collaboration Systems
    • Identify and Isolate Voice and Video Quality Problems
    • Troubleshoot Layer 2 Quality Problems
    • Troubleshoot Voice Quality Issues on a Gateway
    • Troubleshoot Quality Issues at Endpoints
    • One-Way Audio and Video Issues

Lab Outline

Guided Lab 1: Troubleshooting Gateway and Endpoint Registration Issues

  • Troubleshoot Cisco IP Phone Registration
  • Troubleshoot MGCP Gateway Registration

Guided Lab 2: Troubleshooting LDAP Integration Issues

  • Troubleshoot LDAP Synchronization Issues at HQ Site
  • Troubleshoot LDAP Authentication Issues

Guided Lab 3: Troubleshooting Endpoint Registration Issues

  • Troubleshoot Cisco Jabber Video for TelePresence Registration

Guided Lab 4: Troubleshooting LDAP Integration Issues

  • Troubleshoot LDAP-Related Device Authentication Issues
  • Troubleshoot LDAP-Related Account Authentication Issues

Guided Lab 5: Troubleshooting On-Net Single-Site Calling Issues

  • Troubleshoot Call Setup Issues in Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Troubleshoot Call Setup Issues in Cisco VCS
  • Troubleshoot Unified Communications Mobile and Remote Access

Guided Lab 6: Troubleshooting On-Net Multisite Calling Issues

  • Troubleshoot Intercluster Calls in Cisco Unified Communications Manager
  • Troubleshoot Multisite Calls in Cisco Unified Border Element

Guided Lab 7: Troubleshooting Off-Net Calling Issues

  • Troubleshoot Off-Net Calling Issues Including MGCP, H.323, SIP, and ISDN Protocols

Guided Lab 8: Troubleshooting ILS and GPDR

  • Troubleshoot ILS and GDPR

Guided Lab 9: Troubleshooting Device Mobility Issues

  • Troubleshoot Device Mobility

Guided Lab 10: Troubleshooting Extension Mobility Issues

  • Troubleshoot Extension Mobility

Guided Lab 11: Troubleshooting Cisco Unified Mobility Issues

  • Troubleshoot Mobile Connect
  • Troubleshoot Mobile Voice Access

Guided Lab 12: Troubleshooting Cisco TMS Issues

  • Troubleshoot Cisco TMS

Guided Lab 13: Troubleshoot Transcoder Issues

  • Troubleshoot Transcoder Issues

Guided Lab 14: Troubleshooting Issues with Audio and Video Conferences

  • Troubleshoot Audio Conferences
  • Troubleshoot Video Conferences