CCNA - Routing and Switching Certification Training


Course Code EDSLITCS02

Course Overview

A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a CCNA Routing and Switching Certification. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning CCNA Course is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for the CCNA Routing and Switching (ICND2 200-101) Certification exam through home study. What's more, because the distance learning CCNA Routing and Switching is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.

There are two methods to complete CCNA Routing & Switching Certification and our training is compatible for both the exam methods. Candidates can appear for the CCNAX or ICND1 & ICND2 exams. This CCNA - Routing and Switching course is an ideal certification program for entry-level network engineers to maximize their foundational networking knowledge. Our training module imparts participants with practical, relevant and industry-ready domain knowledge on network solutions.

The CCNA 200-120 and ICND1 & ICND2 are the exams associated with the CCNA Routing and Switching certification. Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that tests a candidate's knowledge and skills required to successfully install, operate, and troubleshoot a small to medium-size enterprise branch network.


Who should take this Course?

This course is best suited to IT technicians and entry-level engineers aspiring to advance their career in the networking field :

  • Network Specialists
  • Network Administrators
  • Network Support Engineers
  • Network Consultants
  • System Integrators

Course Highlights

  • Gain the skills and confidence required to successfully obtain your CCNA certification
  • Interactive labs, student workbooks, and hundreds of pre/post test questions
  • View your online courseware anytime anywhere

Skills Measured

  • LAN Switching Technologies
  • IP Routing Technologies
  • IP Services
  • Troubleshooting
  • WAN Technologies

Advantages of the Course

Students enrolling on the CCNA course can expect to benefit from:

  • Fully understand the principles of network switching and routing, and the correct implementation of both.
  • Learning the skills required to properly design, build and manage a Cisco-based network.
  • Full preparation for sitting and passing the CCNA exam.
  • Improved job prospects built on the skills and knowledge acquired throughout the course.

Course Features

Your CCNA - Routing and Switching Certification Training Course:

    The CCNA Routing and Switching validates the ability to install, operate, and troubleshoot a small to medium-size enterprise branch network.

Study Time

Study Hours are an approximate figure and are dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 - 2 hours of study to complete each question paper.

The approximate amount of time required to complete the CCNA - Routing and Switching Certification Training course is: Access Days : 180 Days

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Key Topics

The CCNA Routing and Switching Course is divided into following lessons:

  • Lesson 00 - Basic Introduction to CCNA
  • Lesson 01 - Internetworking
  • Lesson 03 - Introduction to TCPIP
  • Lesson 04 - IPv4 Addressing and Subnetting
  • Lesson 05 - VLSM Summarization and Troubleshooting TCPIP
  • Lesson 06 - Cisco Internetwork Operating System
  • Lesson 07 - Managing a Cisco Internetwork
  • Lesson 08 - Internet Protocol Routing
  • Lesson 09 - Managing Cisco Devices
  • Lesson 10 - Layer 2 Switching
  • Lesson 11 - VLANs and Inter VLAN Routing
  • Lesson 12 - Spanning Tree and EtherChannel
  • Lesson 13 - Layer 2 Security
  • Lesson 14 - Network Address Translation
  • Lesson 15 - Internet Protocol Version 6
  • Lesson 16 - DHCP NTP and High Availability
  • Lesson 17 - Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol
  • Lesson 18 - Open Shortest Path First
  • Lesson 19 - Advanced Open Shortest Path First
  • Lesson 20 - Wide Area Networks
  • Lesson 21 - Troubleshooting

This CCNA - Routing & Switching Certification course will prepare you for following exam :
CCNA Routing And Switching Certification

There are two methods to complete CCNA Routing & Switching Certification and our training is compatible for both the exam methods. Candidates can appear for the CCNAX or ICND1 & ICND2 exams.

To help you with Exam Preparations, we provide you with full length practice tests. These tests closely follow the exam objectives and are designed to simulate real exam conditions. Each course has a number of test sets consisting of hundreds of items to ensure that learners are prepared for the certification exam.

Entry Requirements
No Entry Requirements

There are no technical pre-requisites for this certification. But the CCNA Routing and Switching certification is ideal for professionals with 1-3 years of experience in the networking and telecommunications domain.

Home Study Support

Get 20+ hours of high quality e-Learning content with our training course. e-Book is also included in downloadable form for your convenience. Glossary of terms are provided for self-reference.

Prepare for your exams with the quizzes provided at the end of each chapter. This course also includes full length practice test sets designed to test your knowledge under real exam conditions. This will ensure you are 100% prepared before taking your certification exam.

Home Study Resources

Expert Instructor-Led Training
eDistance Learning uses the content from the finest publishers and only the IT industry’s finest instructors who are subject matter experts in their fields. You can study at your own pace which creates a personal learning experience and gives you all the benefit of hands-on training with the flexibility of doing it around your schedule 24/7.

Key Features

In addition to instructor led training, we provide you with following features :

  • 20+ Hours of Training
  • 21 Chapter-end Quizzes
  • 1+ Flashcards
  • Glossary of terms
  • 21 Lessons
  • Downloadable e-Book Included
  • 2 CCNA Simulation Exams


This CCNA - Routing And Switching course will prepare you for following certification:

CCNA Routing And Switching Certification

Candidates can take the CCNA Routing & Switching Certification Exam conducted by CISCO and become Cisco Certified Network Associate. There are two methods to complete CCNA® Routing & Switching Certification and our training is compatible for both the exam methods. Candidates can appear for the CCNAX or ICND1 & ICND2 exams.

The CCNA Routing and Switching certification validates that you have the knowledge and skills required to successfully install, operate, and troubleshoot a small to medium-size enterprise branch network. CCNA Routing and Switching is for Network Specialists, Network Administrators, and Network Support Engineers with 1-3 years of experience.

Possible Career Path

  • Network Administrator
  • Network Specialists
  • Network Support Engineers

What's Included

Our online courses are fully digitised so you can study on any smart device. Your learning programme is completely flexible so you can study at a pace that suits you. All our content is broken down into bite size chunks to make your learning more manageable and effective. Your course of study is broken down into units and sections, each of which contains lessons, activities and test papers. Courses are delivered on our Digital Learning Environment allowing you to study from anywhere on any smart device as long as you have access to the Internet. The course concludes by preparing you for examination using past papers in your chosen subject.

As a student, your course fee covers everything you will need to successfully complete the CCNA Routing and Switching home study course and earn your award:

  • Online study materials to enable the student to successfully complete the course.
  • Expert Instructor-Led Training
  • Interactive Exercises
  • Exercises, Quizzes & Flashcards
  • Practice Test Sets
  • Exam Simulators
  • State of the Art Educator Tools
  • Award Winning Learning Platform (LMS)

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Further Information
Award Level: Training Course

Awarding Body: Cisco

Format: Online

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What are the prerequisites for this exam?

There are no technical pre-requisites for this certification.

What is the exam registration fee?

USD 150
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Where do I take the exam?

The CCNAX (200-120) or ICND1 & ICND2 exam is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.

What is the format of the exam?

The exam contains different types of questions:
  • Multiple choice questions (MCQs) with single answer
  • Multiple choice questions (MCQs) with multiple answers
  • Drag and drop
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Simulation based questions

How many questions are asked in the exam?

  • The CCNAX exam contains 50-60 questions.
  • The ICND1 exam consists of 40-50 questions.
  • The ICND1 exam consists of 50-60 questions.

What is the duration of the exam?

The duration of CCNAX exam and ICDN1 exam is 90 minutes and that of ICDN2 is 75 minutes.

What is the passing score?

At the completion of the exam, candidates receive a score report along with a score breakout by exam section and the passing score for the given exam. Cisco does not publish exam passing score because exam questions and passing scores are subject to change without notice.
(on a scale of 0-1000)

What is the exam's retake policy?

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the examination, Cisco's retake policy is:
  • Candidates may only take a beta exam once.
  • Candidates who fail an exam must wait a period of five (5) calendar days, beginning the day after the failed attempt, before they may retest for the same exam.
  • Once passed, a candidate must wait a minimum of 180 days before taking the same exam with an identical exam number.

What is the validity of the certification?

CCNA certification expires three years from date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification. Click here for more information.

Where can I find more information about this exam?

To know more about the CCNA Routing and Switching exam, click here.

How long do I have to complete the course?

You can access this course for 180 days.

Can I extend the access period?

Yes, you can extend the access period by paying an additional fee.

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Course Outline

How is the Course Structured?

Lesson 00 - Basic Introduction to CCNA

  • Welcome
  • Basic Introduction to CCNA
  • Objectives
  • Structure of the Course
  • Lessons covered 1-6
  • Lessons covered 7-11
  • Lessons covered 12-16
  • Lessons covered 17-21
  • Cisco CCNA Exams
  • Cisco CCNA Exam Pattern
  • CCNAX Exam
  • Value of CCNA Routing and Switching Certification
  • Sources of Information
  • Thank You

Lesson 01 - Internetworking

  • 1.1 Internetworking
  • 1.2 Objectives
  • 1.3 Network
  • 1.4 Internetworking Models
  • 1.5 Types of Internetworking Models
  • 1.6 OSI Reference Model and Its Layers
  • 1.7 Layer Responsibilities and Encapsulation
  • 1.8 Network Devices
  • 1.9 Routers
  • 1.10 Switches
  • 1.11 Quiz
  • 1.12 Summary
  • 1.13 Thank You

Lesson 02 - Fundamentals of Networking

  • 2.1 Fundamentals of Networking
  • 2.2 Objectives
  • 2.3 Network Topology
  • 2.4 Types of Network Topology
  • 2.5 Point to Point Topology
  • 2.6 Bus Topology
  • 2.7 Ring Topology
  • 2.8 Star Topology
  • 2.9 Full Mesh Topology
  • 2.10 Partial Mesh Topology
  • 2.11 Hierarchical Network Model
  • 2.12 Hierarchical Network Model (contd.)
  • 2.13 Layer Requirements
  • 2.14 Layer 1 and 2 Ethernet
  • 2.15 Layer 1 and 2 Ethernet (contd.)
  • 2.16 Ethernet at the Physical Layer
  • 2.17 Ethernet Data Link Layer
  • 2.18 Media Access Control Address
  • 2.19 Ethernet Frame
  • 2.20 Duplex
  • 2.21 Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Detection
  • 2.22 Quiz
  • 2.23 Summary
  • 2.24 Thank You

Lesson 03 - Introduction to TCPIP

  • 3.1 Introduction to TCP IP
  • 3.2 Objectives
  • 3.3 Layer 7 Application Types
  • 3.4 Performance Requirements
  • 3.5 Protocols for File Transfer and Remote Access
  • 3.6 Protocols for Network Services
  • 3.7 Layer 4 Transport
  • 3.8 Transmission Control Protocol Header
  • 3.9 Transmission Control Protocol
  • 3.10 Windowing
  • 3.11 User Datagram Protocol
  • 3.12 Port Numbers
  • 3.13 Layer 3 Protocols
  • 3.14 Address Resolution Protocol
  • 3.15 Internet Protocol Version 4 Header
  • 3.16 Internet Protocol Version 4
  • 3.17 Layer 2 Protocols
  • 3.18 Layer Interactions
  • 3.19 Quiz
  • 3.20 Summary
  • 3.21 Thank you

Lesson 04 - IPv4 Addressing and Subnetting

  • 4.1 IPv4 Addressing and Subnetting
  • 4.2 Objectives
  • 4.3 IPv4 Address
  • 4.4 Private Addresses
  • 4.5 Binary Numbering
  • 4.6 Bits and Bytes
  • 4.7 Bits and Bytes (contd.)
  • 4.8 Binary to Dotted Decimal
  • 4.9 Converting Binary to Decimal
  • 4.10 Special Addresses
  • 4.11 Valid Host Addresses
  • 4.12 Subnet Masks
  • 4.13 Subnets
  • 4.14 Creating Subnets
  • 4.15 Quiz
  • 4.16 Summary
  • 4.17 Thank you

Lesson 05 - VLSM Summarization and Troubleshooting TCPIP

  • 5.1 VLSM Summarization and Troubleshooting TCP IP
  • 5.2 Objectives
  • 5.3 Variable Length Subnet Masks
  • 5.4 Advantage of VLSMs Addressing Design
  • 5.5 Block Size
  • 5.6 Subnetting
  • 5.7 Example of Subnetting
  • 5.8 VLSM Class C Addresses
  • 5.9 Maximizing Hosts or Subnets
  • 5.10 Subnetting Based on Required Number of Hosts
  • 5.11 Subnetting Based on Required Number of Hosts (contd.)
  • 5.12 VLSM for Network Addressing
  • 5.13 Classless Inter-Domain Routing
  • 5.14 Summarization
  • 5.15 Switching
  • 5.16 Switching Process
  • 5.17 Routing
  • 5.18 Routing (contd.)
  • 5.19 Troubleshooting
  • 5.20 Quiz
  • 5.21 Summary
  • 5.22 Thank You

Lesson 06 - Cisco Internetwork Operating System

  • 6.1 Cisco Internetwork Operating System
  • 6.2 Objectives
  • 6.3 Cisco Internetwork Operating System
  • 6.4 Privileged Exec Mode
  • 6.5 Configuration Mode
  • 6.6 Help
  • 6.7 Help (contd.)
  • 6.8 HISTORY A List of Commands Entered
  • 6.9 The Configuration
  • 6.10 The Configuration (contd.)
  • 6.11 SHOW Commands
  • 6.12 SHOW Commands (contd.)
  • 6.13 Name Lookup and Domain Name System
  • 6.14 Passwords
  • 6.15 EXEC-TIMEOUT Command
  • 6.16 Banners
  • 6.17 Debugging
  • 6.18 Conifugaring Ethernet Interface
  • 6.19 Conifugaring Ethernet Interface (contd.)
  • 6.20 Conifugaring Ethernet Interface (contd.)
  • 6.22 Rebooting the Device
  • 6.23 Quiz
  • 6.24 Summary
  • 6.25 Thank You

Lesson 07 - Managing a Cisco Internetwork

  • 7.1 Managing a Cisco Internetwork
  • 7.2 Objectives
  • 7.3 Network Architecture
  • 7.4 Small Office
  • 7.5 Small to Medium Sized Business Architecture
  • 7.6 Small to Medium Sized Business Architecture (contd.)
  • 7.7 Wireless Access
  • 7.8 Documentation
  • 7.9 Follow the Frame (contd.)
  • 7.10 Follow the Frame (contd.)
  • 7.11 Follow the Frame (contd.)
  • 7.12 Quiz
  • 7.13 Summary
  • 7.14 Thank You

Lesson 08 - Internet Protocol Routing

  • 8.1 Internet Protocol Routing
  • 8.2 Objectives
  • 8.3 Routing and Information Sources
  • 8.4 Connected Networks
  • 8.5 Next Hop
  • 8.6 Active Interfaces
  • 8.7 Static Routes
  • 8.8 Floating Static Routes
  • 8.9 Default Routes
  • 8.10 Configuring Default Routes
  • 8.11 IP DEFAULT-NETWORK Command
  • 8.12 IP DEFAULT-NETWORK Command (contd.)
  • 8.13 Dynamic Routing
  • 8.14 Routing Protocols vs Routed Protocols
  • 8.15 Autonomous Systems
  • 8.16 Categories of Routing Protocols
  • 8.17 Metrics
  • 8.18 Administrative Distance
  • 8.19 Administrative Distance (contd.)
  • 8.20 Forwarding Methods for Routers
  • 8.21 Quiz
  • 8.22 Summary
  • 8.23 Thank You

Lesson 09 - Managing Cisco Devices

  • 9.1 Managing Cisco Devices
  • 9.2 Objectives
  • 9.3 Internal Components of a Cisco Device
  • 9.4 Memory Components
  • 9.5 Cisco Device Basics
  • 9.6 Console Port
  • 9.7 AUX Port
  • 9.8 Ethernet Port
  • 9.9 Ethernet Port contd
  • 9.10 Other Port Types
  • 9.11 Router Boot
  • 9.12 Boot Order
  • 9.13 Router Configuration Register
  • 9.14 Cisco IOS File System Commands
  • 9.15 Backup and Restore the IOS
  • 9.16 TFTP Backup
  • 9.17 TFTP Backup (contd.)
  • 9.18 TFTP IOS Restore before Reboot
  • 9.19 IOS Licensing
  • 9.20 Manual IOS Licensing
  • 9.21 Remote Access
  • 9.22 Remote Access PC Software
  • 9.23 Secure Shell
  • 9.24 Local Database Authentication
  • 9.25 Quiz
  • 9.26 Summary
  • 9.27 Thank You

Lesson 10 - Layer 2 Switching

  • 10.1 Layer 2 Switching
  • 10.2 Objectives
  • 10.3 Collision Domain Hub
  • 10.4 Collision Domain Switch
  • 10.5 Broadcast Domain
  • 10.6 Considerations for Collision and Broadcast Domains
  • 10.7 Advantages of Switching
  • 10.8 Booting a Switch
  • 10.9 Switch Management
  • 10.10 Switch Functions
  • 10.11 MAC Address Table
  • 10.12 MAC Address Table (contd.)
  • 10.13 Switch Forwarding
  • 10.14 Port Security
  • 10.15 Violation Modes
  • 10.16 Sticky Addresses
  • 10.17 Sticky Address Learning
  • 10.18 Quiz
  • 10.19 Summary
  • 10.20 Thank You

Lesson 11 - VLANs and Inter VLAN Routing

  • 11.1 VLANs and Inter VLAN Routing
  • 11.2 Objectives
  • 11.3 VLANs
  • 11.4 Advantages of VLANs
  • 11.5 VLAN IDs
  • 11.6 VLAN IDs (contd.)
  • 11.7 Administrative Port Types
  • 11.8 Switch Virtual Interfaces
  • 11.9 Creating VLANs
  • 11.10 Trunk Encapsulation
  • 11.11 802.1q Tagging
  • 11.12 Trunk Ports
  • 11.13 Dynamic Trunking Protocol
  • 11.14 Functions of Dynamic Trunking Protocol
  • 11.15 DTP Options in SWITCHPORT MODE Command
  • 11.16 DTP Negotiation
  • 11.17 Verify DTP
  • 11.18 InterVLAN Routing Using a Router
  • 11.19 Router on a Stick
  • 11.20 InterVLAN Routing Using an MLS
  • 11.21 Quiz
  • 11.22 Summary
  • 11.23 Thank You

Lesson 12 - Spanning Tree and EtherChannel

  • 12.1 Spanning Tree and EtherChannel
  • 12.2 Objectives
  • 12.3 Redundancy
  • 12.4 Spanning Tree Protocol
  • 12.5 Switching Problems
  • 12.6 Switching Problems (contd.)
  • 12.7 Switching Problems (contd.)
  • 12.8 Switching Problems (contd.)
  • 12.9 Switching Problems (contd.)
  • 12.10 Switching Problems (contd.)
  • 12.11 Spanning Tree Protocol Versions
  • 12.12 Root Bridge
  • 12.13 Root Bridge Considerations
  • 12.14 Root Bridge Considerations (contd.)
  • 12.15 Root Path Cost
  • 12.16 Port Roles
  • 12.17 Bridge Protocol Data Units
  • 12.18 Timers
  • 12.19 Port States
  • 12.20 Common Spanning Tree Processing
  • 12.21 Common Spanning Tree Convergence
  • 12.22 Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol
  • 12.23 Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol Port Roles
  • 12.24 RSTP Convergence
  • 12.25 RSTP Convergence (contd.)
  • 12.26 PortFast
  • 12.27 Configuring Cisco Spanning Tree Modes
  • 12.28 Per VLAN Rapid Spanning Tree
  • 12.29 Setting Bridge Priority
  • 12.30 Setting the Root Bridge
  • 12.31 Setting the Root Bridge (contd.)
  • 12.32 Verify PVST
  • 12.33 Verify RPVST
  • 12.34 Verify Blocking Ports
  • 12.35 Bandwidth
  • 12.36 An Overview of EtherChannel
  • 12.37 Establishing an EtherChannel
  • 12.38 Advantages of EtherChannel
  • 12.39 CHANNEL GROUP NUMBER MODE Command Settings
  • 12.40 PAgP and LACP Negotiation
  • 12.41 Configuring Layer 2 EtherChannel
  • 12.43 Other Commands for Verification
  • 12.44 Quiz
  • 12.45 Summary
  • 12.46 Thank You

Lesson 13 - Layer 2 Security

  • 13.1 Layer 2 Security
  • 13.2 Objectives
  • 13.3 Access Control Lists
  • 13.4 Specifying Addresses in ACLs
  • 13.5 Applying ACLs
  • 13.6 Processing of Inbound and Outbound ACLs
  • 13.7 ACLs Packet Processing
  • 13.8 How ACLs are Processed
  • 13.9 Planning ACLs
  • 13.10 Standard Access Lists
  • 13.11 Extended Access Control Lists
  • 13.12 Extended Access Control Lists contd
  • 13.13 ESTABLISHED Parameter
  • 13.14 Deleting ACLs
  • 13.15 Editing ACLs
  • 13.16 SHOW RUN Command
  • 13.17 VTY Line Security
  • 13.18 ACLs for Security
  • 13.19 ACLs for Security contd
  • 13.20 Cisco Discovery Protocol
  • 13.21 Quiz
  • 13.22 Summary
  • 13.23 Thank You

Lesson 14 - Network Address Translation

  • 14.1 Network Address Translation
  • 14.2 Objectives
  • 14.3 The Reason for Network Address Translation
  • 14.4 Applications of NAT
  • 14.5 Benefits of NAT
  • 14.6 Limitations of NAT
  • 14.7 Devices Used for NAT Processing
  • 14.8 NAT Address Types Inside Devices
  • 14.9 NAT Address Types Outside Devices
  • 14.10 Types of NAT Addresses Example
  • 14.11 Types of NAT
  • 14.12 Port Static NAT
  • 14.13 Dynamic NAT
  • 14.14 Port Address Translation
  • 14.15 Clearing Translations
  • 14.16 Quiz
  • 14.17 Summary
  • 14.18 Thank You

Lesson 15 - Internet Protocol Version 6

  • 15.1 Internet Protocol Version 6
  • 15.2 Objectives
  • 15.3 Decimal to Hexadecimal Conversion
  • 15.4 Hexadecimal to Decimal Conversion
  • 15.5 Introduction to Internet Protocol version 6
  • 15.6 Internet Protocol version 6 Packet
  • 15.7 Types of IPv6 Addresses
  • 15.8 IPv6 Address Representation
  • 15.9 IPv6 Address Configuration
  • 15.10 Stateful DHCPv6
  • 15.11 Stateless Address Autoconfiguration
  • 15.12 Static Routes
  • 15.13 PING and TRACEROUTE Commands
  • 15.14 Extended PING Command
  • 15.15 Transition Strategies
  • 15.16 Dual Stack and NAT PT
  • 15.17 Tunneling
  • 15.18 Types of Tunnels
  • 15.19 Tunnels Issues
  • 15.20 Quiz
  • 15.21 Summary
  • 15.22 Thank You

Lesson 16 - DHCP NTP and High Availability

  • 16.1 DHCP NTP and High Availability
  • 16.2 Objectives
  • 16.3 Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol
  • 16.4 DHCP Client Configuration
  • 16.5 DHCP Server Configuration
  • 16.6 Network Time Protocol
  • 16.7 High Availability
  • 16.8 High Availability (contd.)
  • 16.9 High Availability (contd.)
  • 16.10 Hot Standby Routing Protocol
  • 16.11 SHOW STANDBY BRIEF Command
  • 16.12 SHOW STANDBY Command
  • 16.13 Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol
  • 16.14 Gateway Load Balancing Protocol
  • 16.15 Quiz
  • 16.16 Summary
  • 16.17 Thank You

Lesson 17 - Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol

  • 17.1 Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol
  • 17.2 Objectives
  • 17.3 Introduction
  • 17.4 Tables
  • 17.5 Neighbors
  • 17.6 Hello Interval and Hold Time
  • 17.7 Establishing Neighbors
  • 17.8 Metric
  • 17.9 Metric (contd.)
  • 17.10 Bandwidth
  • 17.11 Delay
  • 17.12 Routing Updates
  • 17.13 Diffusing Update Algorithm
  • 17.14 Topology Database
  • 17.15 Feasible Distance
  • 17.16 Feasibility Condition
  • 17.17 Feasible Successor
  • 17.18 Routing Table
  • 17.19 Configuration
  • 17.20 Router Mode Configuration
  • 17.21 Router Mode Configuration (contd.)
  • 17.22 Automatic Summarization
  • 17.23 Equal Cost Load Balancing
  • 17.24 Unequal Cost Load Balancing
  • 17.25 Unequal Cost Load Balancing (contd.)
  • 17.26 Passive Interfaces
  • 17.27 Limiting EIGRP Bandwidth Usage
  • 17.28 Manual Summarization
  • 17.29 Manual Summarization (contd.)
  • 17.30 Split Horizon
  • 17.31 Configuring EIGRP for IPv6
  • 17.32 Quiz
  • 17.33 Summary
  • 17.34 Thank You

Lesson 18 - Open Shortest Path First

  • 18.1 Open Shortest Path First
  • 18.2 Objectives
  • 18.3 Introduction to OSPFv2
  • 18.4 Areas
  • 18.5 Backbone Area
  • 18.6 Tables
  • 18.7 Neighbor Table
  • 18.8 Routing Updates
  • 18.9 LSA Types
  • 18.10 Link State Database
  • 18.11 Router Configuration Mode
  • 18.12 Router Configuration Mode (contd.)
  • 18.13 Router Configuration Mode (contd.)
  • 18.14 Router Configuration Mode (contd.)
  • 18.15 Quiz
  • 18.16 Summary
  • 18.17 Thank You

Lesson 19 - Advanced Open Shortest Path First

  • 19.1 Advanced Open Shortest Path First
  • 19.2 Objectives
  • 19.3 OSPF Metric
  • 19.4 OSPF Metric (contd.)
  • 19.5 Link States
  • 19.6 Multi Access Networks
  • 19.7 Designated Router
  • 19.8 Quiz
  • 19.9 Summary
  • 19.10 Thank You

Lesson 20 - Wide Area Networks

  • 20.1 Wide Area Networks
  • 20.2 Objectives
  • 20.3 Introduction
  • 20.4 Point to Point Leased Line
  • 20.5 Digital Subscriber Line
  • 20.6 Other Services
  • 20.7 Serial Encapsulation
  • 20.8 High Level Data Link Control Encapsulation
  • 20.9 Point to Point Protocol
  • 20.10 LCP Options
  • 20.11 Password Authentication Protocol
  • 20.12 Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol
  • 20.14 Frame Relay
  • 20.15 Frame Relay Components
  • 20.16 Frame Relay Frames
  • 20.17 Frame Relay Terminologies
  • 20.18 Frame Relay Bursting
  • 20.19 Dynamic vs Static Mapping
  • 20.20 Frame Relay Interfaces
  • 20.21 Split Horizon
  • 20.22 Frame Relay Subinterfaces
  • 20.23 SHOW INTERFACE Command
  • 20.24 Frame Relay Choices
  • 20.25 Virtual Private Network
  • 20.26 Virtual Private Network (contd.)
  • 20.27 Site to Site VPN
  • 20.28 Remote Access VPN
  • 20.29 Secure Socket Layer VPN
  • 20.30 Quiz
  • 20.31 Summary
  • 20.32 Thank You

Lesson 21 - Troubleshooting

  • 21.1 Troubleshooting
  • 21.2 Objectives
  • 21.3 Network Monitoring
  • 21.4 Packet Capture
  • 21.5 Syslog
  • 21.6 Syslog (contd.)
  • 21.7 Syslog Commands
  • 21.8 LSA with Level
  • 21.9 Simple Network Management Protocol
  • 21.10 Simple Network Management Protocol Versions
  • 21.11 NetFlow and Interface
  • 21.12 NetFlow and Interface (contd.)
  • 21.13 NetFlow Configuration
  • 21.14 Show Processes CPU Command
  • 21.15 EtherChannel
  • 21.16 EtherChannel (contd.)
  • 21.17 Switch Interface in ERRDISABLE State
  • 21.18 Switch Interface in ERRDISABLE State (contd.)
  • 21.19 Network Connectivity Troubleshooting
  • 21.20 Network Connectivity Troubleshooting (contd.)
  • 21.21 Spanning Tree Troubleshooting
  • 21.22 Routing Troubleshooting
  • 21.23 Quiz
  • 21.24 Summary
  • 21.25 Thank You

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