This course teaches learners how to install, operate, configure, and verify a basic IPv4 and IPv6 network, including configuring a LAN switch, configuring an IP router, identifying basic security threats, understanding redundant topologies, troubleshooting common network issues, connecting to a WAN, configuring EIGRP and OSPF in both IPv4 and IPv6, understanding wide-area network technologies, and becoming familiar with device management and Cisco licensing. The learner will encounter more troubleshooting and more lab time than with the previous version of CCNAX.
Upon completing this course, you will be able to meet these objectives:
Describe how networks function, identifying major components, functions of network components, and the OSI reference model
Describe network fundamentals and build simple LANs
Establish Internet connectivity
Manage network device security
Describe IPv6 basics
Troubleshoot VLAN issues, explain how STP works, configure EtherChannel, and understand the idea behind Layer 3 redundancy
Troubleshoot IP connectivity
Define the characteristics, functions, and components of a WAN
Configure and troubleshoot EIGRP in an IPv4 environment, and configure EIGRP for IPv6
Configure, verify, and troubleshoot multiarea OSPF
Describe SNMP, syslog, and NetFlow, and manage Cisco device configurations, IOS images, and licenses
This course is intended for Network Specialists, Network Administrators, and Network Support Engineers with 1-3 years of experience or equivalent knowledge.
Students taking this course should have the following skills: