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Authorized Self-Study Guide Building Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks (BCMSN) by Erum Frahim - CCIE No. 7549, Balaji Sivasubramanian, Richard Froom - CCIE No. 5102

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Chapter 3. Initial Configuration and Troubleshooting of Cisco Multilayer Switches

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This chapter covers the following topics:

  • Comparing Cisco CatOS and Cisco IOS

  • Handling Initial Configuration of Management Parameters for Cisco Catalyst Switches

  • Managing Catalyst Switch Configurations

  • Handling Cisco IOS File System and Software Images for Catalyst Switches

  • Upgrading Software Versions on Catalyst Switches

  • Implementing Basic Troubleshooting Practices

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Cisco Systems, Inc. ships most Catalyst switches today with Cisco IOS (Native Mode) Software. The only exceptions are by order request for the Catalyst 6500 with a Multilayer Switch Feature Card (MSFC) module with Cisco CatOS. All Catalyst 6500 families of switches with an ...

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