This chapter covers the following exam topic:
1.3 Describe the concepts and benefits of UCS hardware abstraction
The Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Manager is fully redundant and provides a single pane of glass to manage an entire Cisco UCS. The Cisco UCS Manager is the UI to configure various settings, templates, pools, policies, and service profiles required to commission a Cisco UCS solution.
This chapter starts by explaining the hardware abstraction layer in more detail that translates into a service profile object. This enables the Cisco UCS to offer such features as stateless computing and consistent server deployments by utilizing resource ...