The data center industry is constantly evolving, so every now and again, a data center training video can be very handy. There are plenty of videos online to choose from, and they cover all sorts of topics.

For example, some YouTube videos can help you with network optimization. Some cover training associated with automating processes. Some free data center training video channels cover every aspect of setting up and running a data center.

So, which ones are worth watching? Keep reading and find out. 

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1. Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Data Center Video – Virtual Port Channels

IpexpertInc Channel’s CCIE Data Center Bootcamp video covers training on Virtual Port Channels (VPC). The training is conducted by Advisory Solutions Architect Jason Lunde (Dell, EMC, CPSD).


2. Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Data Center Video -  Implementing Nexus, Virtual Port Channels

This excellent video from the INEtraining Channel covers implementing Nexus, VPC. The instructor in this video is a four-time Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert, Cisco Certified Design, and co-founder of Internetwork Expert Inc., Brian McGahan.


3. TS IT Rack Training Video

If you need to see a data center training video on TS IT Rack technology, check out this YouTube video. Further, the RittalDataCentre Channel will also help you learn how the fusion of rack and accessories offers colocation operators flexibility in the design of rack architecture.

This video will help you understand how rapid assembly with tool-free installation is done, so check it out and learn about TS IT features, varieties, and benefits.


4. Data Center Cooling Techniques

MrTechnat Channel is a good one to follow as training videos like this will cover how precision air conditioners work in a colocation environment. So, if you’re having issues with cooling your facility, this online video will be worth checking out.


5. Cabling a SoftLayer Data Center Server Rack

This video on the IBM Bluemix Channel covers SoftLayer with a quick training exercise covering how you cable a SoftLayer data center server rack. So, if you’re working with SoftLayer, this is the video to watch!


6. Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Data Center Introduction vSeminar

This is another great video from INEtraining Channel on YouTube that’s actually an introductory seminar. There are two parts to this training video, so make sure that you watch all of it.


The Bottom Line

The bottom line is there are plenty of free training resources online, and none better than the videos on YouTube. So, if you’re having an issue at your facility that you just can’t put your finger on, some of these training videos can help.

At the same time, the internet has been a wide-open space where free speech is championed. But this also opens the door to those who abuse it. So, sometimes it is better to ignore the comments below the videos.

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