Building Cisco Service Provider Next Generation Networks, Part 1

CSPNGN1

This five-day instructor-led course provides network engineers and technicians with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to support a service provider network. 

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This course is aimed at:

  • Cisco Build-Operate-Transfer partners who are focused on service provider NGN networks, specific to entry-level network operations personnel.
  • Service provider network operations organizations, specific to entry-level network operations personnel.
  • Cisco engineers who are motivated to pursue Cisco certifications focused on service provider NGN operations.
  • All service provider operations customers, partners who support service provider NGN environments, and internal Cisco engineers who wish to pursue Cisco professional or expert-level SP operations certifications.

You will need:

  • Basic computer literacy

  • Basic Microsoft Windows navigation skills

  • Basic Internet usage skills

You will learn to:

  • Describe the operation of IP and data network
  • Describe IPv4 and IPv6 addressing schemes
  • Configure switched network technologies
  • Describe routed network technologies
  • Configure IP services
  • Configure Cisco operating systems and platforms
  • Configure transport technologies
  • Configure access and edge technologies
  • Configure security in the network
  • Describe MPLS
  • Describe multicast
  • Describe high availability
  • Configure network management
  • Describe VPN technologies

Course Content

Module 1: IP Fundamentals

Describe IP fundamentals important to build IP network, host-to-host communication, as well as network components and functions.

  • Lesson 1: Defining Functions of Networking
  • Lesson 2: Introducing TCP/IP Layers and the OSI Reference Model
  • Lesson 3: Managing IP Addressing
  • Lesson 4: Describing the TCP/IP Transport Layer
  • Lesson 5: Explaining Network Security
  • Lesson 6: Explaining IP Addressing and Subnets

Module 2: Basic LAN Switching

Describe basic LAN switching, as well as configure and verify basic LAN switch functions.

  • Lesson 1: Understanding Ethernet
  • Lesson 2: Connecting to an Ethernet LAN
  • Lesson 3: Using Switched LAN Technology
  • Lesson 4: Operating a Cisco Switch
  • Lesson 5: Understanding Switch Security
  • Lesson 6: Performing Switched Network Optimizations
  • Lesson 7: Troubleshooting Switch Issues

Module 3: Basic IP Routing

Describe routing concepts and discuss considerations when implementing routing on the network.

  • Lesson 1: Exploring the Functions of Routing
  • Lesson 2: Introducing the Cisco IOS XR
  • Lesson 3: Configuring Basic Routing
  • Lesson 4: Configuring EIGRP
  • Lesson 5: Understanding Cisco Router Security

Module 4: Connectivity Technologies

Describe the characteristics, functions, and components of a service provider WAN network.

  • Lesson 1: Describing Access Technologies
  • Lesson 2: Introducing Service Provider Access, Edge, and Transport Technologies
  • Lesson 3: Enabling the WAN Internet Connection
  • Lesson 4: Introducing Encapsulation
  • Lesson 5: Introducing VPN

Module 5: Network Management and Security

Describe network management concepts and discuss considerations when implementing network management tools and features on the network.

  • Lesson 1: Collecting Device Data
  • Lesson 2: Configuring Network Management Tools
  • Lesson 3: Using AAA

£ 2,295.00 ex.vat

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Course Duration 5 Days
Location London