Catalog: 2014–2015 Catalog Year
Prepares students with the knowledge and skills to necessary to use advanced IP addressing and routing in implementing scalability for Cisco ISR routers connected to LANs and WANs. Covers topics on Advanced IP Addressing, Routing Principles, Multicast Routing, IPv6, Manipulating Routing Updates, and configuring basic BGP, Configuring EIGRP, OSPF, and IS-IS. Recommended preparation for the Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks exam; required to become a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP).
This course provides the learner with in-depth information on interior gateway protocols (IGPs)including EIGRP, OSPF, and IS-IS. It also provides information on BGP, an exterior gateway protocol (EGP). The course covers routing principles of both distance vector and link-state routing protocols; IP addressing techniques; the theory behind the various routing protocols; and configuration and troubleshooting informtaion for each protocol. Hands-on lab exercises allow the learner to practice configuration and troubleshooting knowledge and to acquire the skills necessary to configure these protocols in working networks.
Students who successfully complete this course will have a better understanding of:
Linkage of course to educational program mission and at least one educational program outcome.
This course supports the Netwroking Technology emphasis by providing up-to-date training in the management of information resources, including computer and networking operations, infrastructure, and information security by addressesing the following Student Learning Objectives of the General Education Mission by ensuring that successful students: