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CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Review Guide, 2nd Edition

Book Description

Tight, focused CCNA review covering all three exams

The CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Review Guide offers clear, concise review for Exams 100-105, 200-105, and 200-125. Written by best-selling certification author and Cisco guru Todd Lammle, this guide is your ideal resource for quick review and reinforcement of key topic areas. This second edition has been updated to align with the latest versions of the exams, and works alongside the Sybex CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Study Guide, 2nd Edition. Coverage includes LAN switching technologies, IP routing, IP services, IPv4 and IPv6 addressing, network device security, WAN technologies, and troubleshooting—providing 100% coverage of all objectives for the CCNA ICND1, ICND2, and Composite exams. The Sybex online learning environment gives you access to additional study tools, including practice exams and flashcards to give you additional review before exam day.

  • Prepare thoroughly for the ICND1, ICND2, and the CCNA Composite exams
  • Master all objective domains, mapped directly to the exams
  • Clarify complex topics with guidance from the leading Cisco expert
  • Access practice exams, electronic flashcards, and more

Each chapter focuses on a specific exam domain, so you can read from beginning to end or just skip what you know and get right to the information you need. This Review Guide is designed to work hand-in-hand with any learning tool, or use it as a stand-alone review to gauge your level of understanding. The CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Review Guide, 2nd Edition gives you the confidence you need to succeed on exam day.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Assessment Test
  3. Chapter 1 Network Fundamentals
    1. Compare and contrast OSI and TCP/IP models
    2. Compare and contrast TCP and UDP protocols
    3. Describe the impact of infrastructure components in an enterprise network
    4. Describe the effects of cloud resources on enterprise network architecture
    5. Compare and contrast collapsed core and three-tier architectures
    6. Compare and contrast network topologies
    7. Select the appropriate cabling type based on implementation requirements
    8. Apply troubleshooting methodologies to resolve problems
    9. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 addressing and subnetting
    10. Compare and contrast IPv4 address types
    11. Describe the need for private IPv4 addressing
    12. Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment
    13. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv6 addressing
    14. Configure and verify IPv6 Stateless address Auto configuration
    15. Compare and contrast IPv6 address types
    16. Review Questions
  4. Chapter 2 LAN Switching Technologies
    1. Describe and verify switching concepts
    2. Interpret Ethernet frame format
    3. Troubleshoot interface and cable issues (collisions, errors, duplex, speed)
    4. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot VLANs (normal/ extended range) spanning multiple switches
    5. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot interswitch connectivity
    6. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot STP protocols
    7. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot STP-related optional features
    8. Configure and verify layer 2 protocols
    9. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot (layer 2/layer 3) EtherChannel
    10. Describe the benefits of switch stacking and chassis aggregation
    11. Review Questions
  5. Chapter 3 Routing Technologies
    1. Describe the routing concepts
    2. Interpret the components of a routing table
    3. Describe how a routing table is populated by different routing information sources
    4. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inter-VLAN routing
    5. Compare and contrast static routing and dynamic routing
    6. Compare and contrast distance vector and link state routing protocols
    7. Compare and contrast interior and exterior routing protocols
    8. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 static routing
    9. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot single area and multi-area OSPFv2 for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub, virtual-link, and LSAs)
    10. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot single area and multi-area OSPFv3 for IPv6 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub, virtual-link, and LSAs)
    11. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot EIGRP for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub)
    12. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot EIGRP for IPv6 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution, stub)
    13. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot RIPv2 for IPv4 (excluding authentication, filtering, manual summarization, redistribution)
    14. Troubleshoot basic layer 3 end-to-end connectivity issues
    15. Review Questions
  6. Chapter 4 WAN Technologies
    1. Configure and verify PPP and MLPPP on WAN interfaces using local authentication
    2. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot PPPoE client-side interfaces using local authentication
    3. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot GRE tunnel connectivity
    4. Describe WAN topology options
    5. Describe WAN access connectivity options
    6. Configure and verify single-homed branch connectivity using eBGP IPv4 (limited to peering and route advertisement using Network command only)
    7. Describe basic QoS concepts
    8. Review Questions
  7. Chapter 5 Infrastructure Services
    1. Describe DNS lookup operation
    2. Troubleshoot client connectivity issues involving DNS
    3. Configure and verify DHCP on a router (excluding static reservations)
    4. Troubleshoot client- and router-based DHCP connectivity issues
    5. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot basic HSRP
    6. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot inside source NAT
    7. Configure and verify NTP operating in a client/server mode
    8. Review Questions
  8. Chapter 6 Infrastructure Security
    1. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot port security
    2. Describe common access layer threat mitigation techniques
    3. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 access list for traffic filtering
    4. Verify ACLs using the APIC-EM Path Trace ACL Analysis tool
    5. Configure, verify, and troubleshoot basic device hardening
    6. Describe device security using AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS
    7. Review Questions
  9. Chapter 7 Infrastructure Management
    1. Configure and verify device-monitoring protocols
    2. Troubleshoot network connectivity issues using ICMP echo-based IP SLA
    3. Configure and verify device management
    4. Configure and verify initial device configuration
    5. Perform device maintenance
    6. Use Cisco IOS tools to troubleshoot and resolve problems
    7. Describe network programmability in enterprise network architecture
    8. Review Questions
  10. Appendix Answers to Review Questions
    1. Chapter 1: Network Fundamentals
    2. Chapter 2: LAN Switching Technologies
    3. Chapter 3: Routing Technologies
    4. Chapter 4: WAN Technologies
    5. Chapter 5: Infrastructure Services
    6. Chapter 6: Infrastructure Security
    7. Chapter 7: Infrastructure Management
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