The course focuses on using Cisco switches and Cisco routers that are connected in LANs and WANs and are typically found in the service provider network. Upon completing this course delegates will be able to configure, verify, and troubleshoot the various Cisco networking devices.
The course also includes classroom activities with remote labs that are useful to gain practical skills on deploying Cisco IOS/IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR features to operate and support service provider network.
Module 1: Service Provider Network Construction
Present a unified view of a service provider network in relation to the Cisco IP NGN.
: Introduction to Service Providers
: Cisco IP NGN Architecture
: Cisco Hardware Platform Placement
Module 2: Advanced LAN Switching
Present advanced LAN features and technologies for ensuring stable and redundant LAN topology.
: Implementing VLANs and Trunks
: Spanning Tree Protocol Enhancements
: Routing Between VLANs
: First Hop Redundancy Protocols
Module 3: Internal Service Provider Traffic Forwarding
Configure and verify Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) and Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS), and describe Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) Label Distribution Protocol (LDP).
: Link-State Routing Protocols
: Implementing OSPF
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: Implementing IS-IS
: Implementing Route Redistribution
: MPLS Basics
Module 4: External Service Provider Routing
Configure, monitor, and troubleshoot basic Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) to enable interdomain routing in a network scenario with multiple domains.
: Introducing BGP
: Understanding BGP Path Attributes
: Establishing BGP Sessions
: Processing BGP Routes
: Configuring Basic BGP
Module 5: ACLs and IP Address Translation
Describe access control list (ACL) and IP address translation.
: Applying Access Control Lists
: Transitioning to IPv6
Module 6: Cisco IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR Software
Describe Cisco IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR Software fundamentals.
: Describing Cisco IOS XR Software Architecture and Features
: Explaining Software Maintenance Operations on Cisco IOS XR and Cisco IOS XE
: Explaining Configuration Management with Cisco IOS XR Software