SWITCH-Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks v2.0
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SWITCH-Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks v2.0

Category ID Duration Price
Cisco 12489 5 Day(s) $3,450.00
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In this course, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to create an efficient and expandable enterprise network. You will focus on Layer 2 and multilayer switch functions including VLANs, trunks, inter-VLAN routing, port aggregation, spanning tree, first hop redundancy, as well as network security and high availability features.


Lesson objectives help students become comfortable with the course, and also provide a means to evaluate learning. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
• Components of the Cisco Enterprise Campus Architecture including the operation of Layer 2 and multilayer switches
• Switching Database Manager (SDM) templates and how they are used
• Implementing device features including LLDP and PoE
VLANs and trunks and how VTP works
• Configuring a device to be a DHCP server and relay agent, for both IPv4 and IPv6
• Configuring Layer 2 and Layer 3 port aggregation
• Different types of spanning tree protocols and mechanisms, including STP, RSTP, and MST
• Implementing inter-VLAN routing on both a router and a multilayer switch
• Network high availability including NTP, SNMPv3, IP SLA, port mirroring, and switch virtualization
• First hop redundancy protocols for IPv4 and IPv6 including HSRP, VRRP, and GLBP
• Implementing network security features including port security, storm control, DHCP snooping, IP source guard, dynamic ARP inspection, VLAN ACLs, and private VLANs
• Using an external authentication server in your network, including implementing IEEE 802.1x


Taking ICND1 v2.0 and ICND2 v2.0 (or CCNAX v2.0) is highly recommended know how to:
• Configure network fundamentals, including the ability to establish Internet, LAN, and WAN connectivity using both IPv4 and IPv6
• Operate and support a medium-sized LAN that has multiple switches, including VLANs, trunking, and spanning tree functionality
• Troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 connectivity issues
• Configure and troubleshoot EIGRP and OSPF, for both IPv4 and IPv6
• Configure devices for SNMP, Syslog, and NetFlow
• Manage network device security, Cisco device configurations, Cisco IOS images, and licenses
• ICND1 v2.0 - Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 1
• ICND2 v2.0 - Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 2
• CCNAX v2.0 - CCNA Routing and Switching Boot Camp


1. Basic Concepts and Network Design
• Analyzing Campus Network Structure
• Comparing Layer 2 and Multilayer Switches
• Using Cisco SDM Templates
• Implementing LLDP
• Implementing PoE

2. Campus Network Architecture
• Implementing VLANs and Trunks
• Introducing VTP
• Implementing DHCP
• Implementing DHCP for IPv6
• Configuring Layer 2 Port Aggregation

3. Spanning Tree Implementation
• Implementing RSTP
• Implementing STP Stability Mechanisms
• Implementing Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol

4. Configuring Inter-VLAN Routing
• Implementing Inter-VLAN Routing Using a Router
• Configuring a Switch to Route

5. Implementing High Availability Networks
• Configuring Network Time Protocol
• Implementing SNMP Version 3
• Implementing IP SLA
• Implementing Port Mirroring for Monitoring Support
• Verifying Switch Virtualization

6. First Hop Redundancy Implementation
• Configuring Layer 3 Redundancy with HSRP
• Configuring Layer 3 Redundancy with VRRP
• Configure VRRP With Load Balancing
• Configuring Layer 3 Redundancy with GLBP
• Configuring First Hop Redundancy for IPv6

7. Campus Network Security
• Implementing Port Security
• Implementing Storm Control
• Implementing Access to External Authentication
• Mitigating Spoofing Attacks
• Securing VLAN Trunks
• Configuring Private VLANs

Students will get 50 hours of total lab time that can be used within a 90-day period that starts when they first log in to the labs.
The following discovery labs are included in this course:

Discovery 1: Investigating the CAM
Discovery 2: Configuring VLANs and Trunks
Discovery 3: VTP Operation
Discovery 4: Exploring DHCP
Discovery 5: Obtaining IPv6 Address Dynamically
Discovery 6: EtherChannel Configuration and Load Balancing
Discovery 7: Discovering and Modifying STP Behavior
Discovery 8: RootGuard
Discovery 9: Configuring MST
Discovery 10: Routing with an External Router
Discovery 11: Routing on a Multilayer Switch
Discovery 12: NTP Configuration
Discovery 13: IP SLA Echo Configuration
Discovery 14: Configuring and Tuning HSRP
Discovery 15: Configure VRRP and Spot the Differences from HSRP
Discovery 16: Configure GLBP
Discovery 17: Port Security
The following challenge labs are included in this course:

Challenge 1: Network Discovery
Challenge 2: Configure DHCP
Challenge 3: Configure DHCPv6
Challenge 4: Configure EtherChannel
Challenge 5: Implementing Rapid Spanning-Tree
Challenge 6: Improving STP Configuration
Challenge 7: Configure MST
Challenge 8: Configure Routing Between VLANs Using a Router
Challenge 9: Configure Routing on a Multilayer Switch
Challenge 10: Configure NTP
Challenge 11: Configure Network Monitoring Using IP SLA
Challenge 12: Configure HSRP With Load Balancing
Challenge 13: Configure VRRP With Load Balancing
Challenge 14: Implement GLBP
Challenge 15: Configure HSRP for IPv6
Challenge 16: Controlling Network Access Using Port Security

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