Building Scalable Cisco Networks

Building Scalable Cisco Networks

Course Code : 007

Workshop : Training

Duration :

COURSE OUTLINE

After completing this course, you should be able to learn:

  • Managing Scalable Network growth
  • IP Addressing
  • Routing Principles
  • OSPF in Single and Multiple Areas
  • Configuring IS-IS
  • Manipulating Routing Updates
  • Configuring EIGRP
  • BGP

COURSE OBJECTIVES

The exam course will insure that candidate has important knowledge and skills necessary to use advanced IP addressing and routing in implementing scalability for Cisco routers connected to LANs and WANs

TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is valuable for anyone involved in Computer Networks.

COURSE CONTENTS

  1. Technology
  • List the key information routers needs to route data
  • Describe classful and classless routing protocols
  • Describe link-state router protocol operation
  • Compare classful and classless routing protocols
  • Compare distance vector and link state routing protocols
  • Describe concepts relating to extending IP addresses and the use of VLSMs to extend IP addresses
  • Describe the features and operation of EIGRP
  • Describe the features and operation of single area OSPF
  • Describe the features and operation of multi-area OSP• Explain basic OSI terminology and network layer protocols used in OSI
  • Identify similarities and differences between Integrated IS-IS and OSPF
  • List the types of IS-IS routers and their role in IS-IS area design
  • Describe the hierarchical structure of IS-IS areas
  • Describe the concept of establishing adjacencies
  • Describe the features and operation of BGP
  • Explain how BGP policy-based routing functions within an autonomous system
  • Explain the use of redistribution between BGP and Interior Gateway Protocols (IGPs)
  1. Implementation and Configuration
  • Given a set of network requirements, identify the steps to configure an Enhanced IGRP environment and verify proper operation (within described guidelines) of your routers
  • Given an addressing scheme and other laboratory parameters, identify the steps to configure a single-area OSPF environment and verify proper operation (within described guidelines) of your routers
  • Given an addressing scheme and other laboratory parameters, identify the steps to configure a multiple area OSPF environment and verify proper operation (within described guidelines) of your routers
  • Given an addressing scheme and other laboratory parameters, identify the steps to
  • Configure Cisco routers for proper Integrated IS-IS operation
  • Identify the steps to select and configure the different ways to control routing update traffic
  • Identify the steps to configure router redistribution in a network
  • Identify the steps to configure policy-based routing using route maps
  • Given a set of network requirements, identify the steps to configure a BGP environment and verify proper operation (within described guidelines) of your routers
  • Identify the steps to configure a router for Network Address Translation with overload, static translations, and route maps.
  1. Design
  • Describe the three-layer hierarchical design model and explain the function of each layer: Access, Distribution and Core
  • Given specific requirements, choose the correct routing protocol to meet the requirements
  • Identify the correct IP addressing scheme, including features of IPv6
  • Describe the concepts relating to route summarization and apply them to hypothetical scenarios
  1. Troubleshooting
  • Identify the steps to verify OSPF operation in a single area
  • Identify the steps to verify OSPF operation in multiple areas
  • Identify verification methods which ensure proper operation of Integrated IS-IS on Cisco routers
  • Identify the steps to verify route redistribution
  • Describe the scalability problems associated with internal BGP
  • Interpret the output of various shows and debug commands to determine the cause of route selection errors and configuration problems
  • Identify the steps to verify Enhanced IGRP operation