Cisco Meeting Server Part II (CMS II)/Acano Certified Expert Part II

From: $1,195.00


An advanced hands-on course, CMS II/ACE II builds on the learning acquired in CMS I/ACE I, and goes deeper into complex, CMS Customization. Upon completion of the course, students will be capable of customizing solution designs, solution customization and using APIs to create integrated solutions. Students will receive the CMS II/ACE II Certificate upon successful course completion and passing the exam.

Course agenda:

  • Day 1: Solution design, Lync and multi-tenancy
  • Day 2: Licensing, branding, H.323, VM, Logs, SNMP and WebRTC, Exam


  • Course outline:
  • Designing a deployment for resilience and scalability
    • Designing for scalability
    • Designing for multiple points of presence and Geo awareness
    • Designing a resilient solution
    • Integrating with existing resilient SIP call control
    • Case studies of successful CMS deployments
  • Integrating with Lync
    • On premise deployment vs. direct federation
    • Case study of a successful deployment integrated with Lync
  • Designing a solution for multi-tenancy
    • Configuring for multi-tenancy
    • Managing multi-tenant deployment
    • Case study of a successful multi-tenancy deployment
  • Understanding Acano licensing
    • User license model
    • Acano manager features
  • Branding the Acano Solution
    • Understanding branding levels
    • Working example of implementing branding
  • Integrating with H.323 Endpoints
    • Designing a solution with the H.323 Gateway
    • Configuring the H.323 Gateway (new in 1.7)
  • Using Acano on VMWare
    • Host deployment considerations
    • Deploying on a VM
  • Understanding CMS CDS Logs
  • Managing CMS Using SNMP
  • Customizing WebRTC

Best for:

  • Technical staff of Cisco Authorized Partners
  • Technical consultants
  • Solution architects
  • Field engineers and personnel who provide first-line support to CMS server deployments and who install CMS solutions at customer sites.


  • Completion of CMS I/ACE I


  • Students who successfully complete the course and receive a passing grade on the final exam will receive CMS Level 2 Certification.


  • 2 days


  • Join the class in our Reston, VA training facility or via video conference. Either way, you get hands-on practice with live equipment. A feature of your onsite or online presence is that you are furnished with live servers and endpoint equipment connectivity to configure and validate.


  • Scott Waschler, Acano/Cisco certified instructor with over two decades of communications industry experience.

Scheduled Dates:

  • 12-13 April 2018 (This training will be held between  9AM and 5 PM in the Central U.S. Time Zone (CST))
  • 14-15 June 2018 (This training will be held between  9AM and 5 PM in the Central U.S. Time Zone (CST))


Number of students per class:

  • 15

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