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Networking Fundamentals
  • What is a network?
  • OSI & TCP/IP models
  • Local Area Network (LAN)
  • Wide Area Network (WAN)
  • Encapsulation
  • Ethernet & Ethernet frame
  • MAC & IP addresses
  • Unicast, multicast, and broadcast addresses
  • Network devices
  • Half duplex and full duplex
  • IEEE Ethernet standards
  • Cisco three-layer hierarchical model
Network Cabling & Types
  • Types of Ethernet cabling
  • Types of Ethernet cables – straight-through and crossover
IP addressing and Subnetting
  • Types of IP addresses
  • Classes of IP addresses
  • Subnet mask
  • Subnetting explained
  • Create subnets
  • CIDR (Classless inter-domain routing)
Network tools and their Operations
  • Working with Cisco Packet Tracer
  • Installation and Configuration of GNS3
  • Ping explained
  • Traceroute explained
Network Protocols
  • TCP/IP suite of protocols
  • TCP explained
  • UDP explained
  • Ports explained
  • ARP (Address Resolution Protocol) explained
  • DHCP & DNS
  • Telnet & SSH
  • FTP & TFTP
  • SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol)
  • HTTP and HTTPS explained
  • NTP (Network Time Protocol)
  • APIPA (Automatic Private IP Addressing)
  • ICMP (Internet Control Message Protocol)
  • IP header
Cisco IOS - (Cisco Internetwork Operating System)
  • Cisco IOS overview
  • Power on a Cisco device
  • IOS command modes
  • Get help in IOS
  • Running & startup configuration
  • IOS basic commands
  • Show commands
  • Configure “description”
  • Run privileged commands within global config mode
  • Ports on an IOS device
  • Pipe character in IOS
  • IOS boot sequence
  • Backing up IOS configuration
  • Configuring IP services – Telnet , SSH, DHCP
What is IP routing?
  • What is IP routing?
  • Connected, static & dynamic routes
  • Administrative distance & metric
  • Routing protocols
RIP - Routing Information Protocol
  • RIP overview
  • Configuring RIPv2
  • Passive-interface command
  • RIP loop prevention
  • Advertise default routes using RIP
EIGRP - Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol
  • EIGRP overview
  • EIGRP automatic & manual summarization
  • EIGRP authentication & load balancing
  • EIGRP Reliable Transport Protocol (RTP)
  • EIGRP Diffusing Update Algorithm (DUAL)
  • EIGRP summary
  • EIGRP configuration
OSPF - Open Shortest Path First
  • OSPF overview
  • OSPF configuration
  • Designated & Backup Designated Router
  • OSPF authentication
  • OSPF summarization
  • OSPF summary
  • Differences between OSPF and EIGRP
LAN Switching
  • Layer 2 switching
  • Collision & broadcast domain
  • CSMA/CD
  • Configure an IP address on a switch
  • Configure static MAC address
VLAN - Virtual LAN
  • What is a VLAN?
  • Configuring VLANs
  • Configuring access & trunk ports
  • Frame tagging
  • IEEE 802.1Q
  • Inter-Switch Link (ISL)
DTP - Dynamic Trunking Protocol
  • Trunk Negotiations using DTP
  • Inter VLAN Routing
  • Router on a Stick
  • Using a Layer 3 Switch
VTP - VLAN Trunking Protocol
  • Flooding VLAN information using VTP
  • VTP Mode – Server / Client / Transparent
  • VTP Versions – V1, V2, V3
  • VTP Password to protect VTP
STP - Spanning Tree Protocol
  • Basic fundamentals of STP
  • Concepts of Root Bridge, Root Port, Designated Port, Alternate Port
  • Per-VLAN STP and Rapid PVST
  • STP manipulation
Switchport Security
  • Static Mac binding
  • Using Sticky command
  • Maximum Mac addresses to bind
  • Violation mode
ACLs - Access Control List
  • What are ACLs?
  • Types of ACLs
  • Configuring standard ACLs
  • Configuring extended ACLs
NAT - Network Address Translation
  • What is NAT?
  • Static NAT
  • Dynamic NAT
  • Port Address Translation (PAT) configuration
Internet Protocol Version 6 - IPv6
  • What is IPv6?
  • IPv6 address format
  • Types of IPv6 addresses
  • IPv6 unicast addresses
  • IPv6 global unicast addresses
  • IPv6 unique local addresses
  • IPv6 link-local addresses
  • IPv6 multicast addresses
  • IPv6 address prefixes
  • IPv6 interface identifier
  • IPv6 transition options
  • IPv6 routing protocols
  • How to configure IPv6
  • Differences between IPv4 and IPv6
WAN Protocols
  • Configuring PPP on Cisco Devices
  • Creating a GRE tunnel
First Hop Redundancy Protocols
  • Gateway Redundancy using Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP)
Miscellaneous Topics
  • Wildcard masks
  • Configure NTP on a Cisco router
  • Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP) overview
  • Configure Cisco device as DNS client
  • Extended ping command
  • traceroute command
  • debug command
  • Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP)
  • IOS files
  • Configure speed and duplex
  • Interface range command
  • How to upgrade Cisco IOS
  • Copy files with FTP
  • show version command
  • Erasing configuration files
  • show interfaces status command
  • Configure Cisco router as a DHCP client
  • logging synchronous command
  • exec-timeout command
  • no ip domain-lookup command
  • Encrypt local usernames and passwords
  • Cisco console rollover cable
  • Create a static host route
  • Uniform Resource Locator (URL) structure
  • The ARP table on a Cisco router
Labs included
  • Operations of IOS Basics
  • Configuration and Operations of Static Routing
  • Configuration and Operations of RIP
  • Configuration and Operations of EIGRP
  • Configuration and Operations of OSPF
  • Configuration and Operations of basic BGP
  • Configuration and Operations of Static Routing for IPv6
  • Configuration and Operations of EIGRP for IPv6
  • Configuration and Operations of OSPF for IPv6
  • Verifying the Operations of Switching Basics
  • Configuration and Operations of Virtual Local Area Network
  • Configuration and Operations of Trunk & DTP
  • Configuration and Operations of Inter-VLAN Routing
  • Configuration and Operations of STP and ‘VTP
  • Configuration and Operations of Layer-2 Security
  • Configuration and Operations of ACL for IPv4 and IPv6
  • Configuration and Operations of NAT
  • Configuration and Operations of WAN Protocols - “PPP & GRE”
  • Configuration and Operations of Hot Standby Router Protocol
  • Verifying the Operations of Network Management Protocols

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