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Switching basics and intermediate routing : CNA 3 labs and study guide
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Cisco networking academy program series
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Indianapolis, IN : Cisco Press, 2007


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30000010113118 QA76.3 J63 2007 Open Access Book Book

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Part of the Ask the Experts series, this is a Labs and Study Guide for the Cisco Networking Academy Program. It supplements version 3.1.1 of the Cisco registered] Networking Academy registered] Program CCNA registered] 3 course. Each chapter contains a Study Guide section and a Lab Exercises section.

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Allan Johnson entered the academic world in 1999 after 10 years as a business owner/operator to dedicate his efforts to his passion for teaching. He has an MBA and an M.Ed in occupational training and develop­ment. Allan is currently pursuing an MS in information security. He is an information technology instruc­tor at Mary Carroll High School and Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas. Since 2003, Allan has committed much of his time and energy to the CCNA Instructional Support Team providing services for instructors worldwide and creating training materials. He is a familiar voice on the Cisco Networking Academy Community forum, "Ask the Experts" series. He currently holds CCNA and CCAI certifications.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Classless Routing
Study Guide VLSM RIP Version 2
Lab Exercises
Command Reference
Curriculum Lab 1-1 Calculating VLSM Subnets (1.1.4)
Curriculum Lab 1-2 Review of Basic Router Configuration with RIP (1.2.3)
Curriculum Lab 1-3 Converting RIPv1 to RIPv2 (1.2.4)
Curriculum Lab 1-4 Verifying RIPv2 Configuration (1.2.5)
Curriculum Lab 1-5 Troubleshooting RIPv2 Using debug (1.2.6)
Comprehensive Lab 1-6 Default Routing and RIPv2
Challenge Lab 1-7 VLSM Design, RIPv2, and Default Routing
Chapter 2 Single-Area OSPF
Study Guide
Link-State Routing Overview
Single-Area OSPF Concepts
Single-Area OSPF Configuration
Lab Exercises
Command Reference
Curriculum Lab 2-1 Configuring the OSPF Routing Process (2.3.1)
Curriculum Lab 2-2 Configuring OSPF with Loopback Addresses (2.3.2)
Curriculum Lab 2-3 Modifying OSPF Cost Metric (2.3.3)
Curriculum Lab 2-4 Configuring OSPF Authentication (2.3.4)
Curriculum Lab 2-5 Configuring OSPF Timers (2.3.5)
Curriculum Lab 2-6 Propagating Default Routes in an OSPF Domain (2.3.6)
Comprehensive Lab 2-7 OSPF Configuration
Challenge Lab 2-8 OSPF Design and Configuration
Chapter 3 EIGRP and Troubleshooting Routing Protocols
Study Guide
EIGRP Concepts
EIGRP Configuration
Troubleshooting Routing Protocols
Lab Exercises
Command Reference
Curriculum Lab 3-1 Configuring EIGRP Routing (3.2.1)
Curriculum Lab 3-2 Verifying Basic EIGRP Configuration (3.2.3)
Comprehensive Lab 3-3 Comprehensive EIGRP Configuration
Challenge Lab 3-4 EIGRP Design and Configuration
Chapter 4 Switching Concepts
Study Guide
Introduction to Ethernet/802.3 LANs
Introduction to LAN Switching Switch Operation
Lab Exercises
Chapter 5 LAN Design and Switches
Study Guide
LAN Design
LAN Switches
Lab Exercises
Chapter 6 Catalyst Switch Configuration
Study Guide
Starting the Switch
Configuring the Switch
Lab Exercises
Command Reference
Curriculum Lab 6-1 Verifying Default Switch Configuration (6.2.1)
Curriculum Lab 6-2 Basic Switch Configuration (6.2.2)
Curriculum Lab 6-3 Managing the MAC Address Table (6.2.3)
Curriculum Lab 6-4 Configuring Static MAC Addresses (6.2.4)
Curriculum Lab 6-5 Configuring Port Security (6.2.5)
Curriculum Lab 6-6 Add, Move, and Change MAC Addresses (6.2.6)
Curriculum Lab 6-7 Managing Switch Operating System Files (6.2.7a)
Curriculum Lab 6-8 Managing Switch Startup Configuration Files (6.2.7b)
Curriculum Lab 6-9 Password Recovery Procedure on a Catalyst 2900 Series Switch (6.2.8)
Curriculum Lab 6-10 Firmware Upgrade of a Catalyst 2950 Series Switch (6.2.9)
Curriculum Lab 6-11 Basic Switch Configuration with Port Security
Chapter 7 Spanning Tree Protocol
Study Guide
Redundant Topologies
Spanning Tree Protocol
Lab Exercises
Command Reference
Curriculum Lab 7-1 Selecting the Root Bridge (7.2.4)
Curriculum Lab 7-2 Spanning-Tree Recalculation (7.2.6)
Chapter 8 Virtual LANs
Study Guide
VLAN Concepts
VLAN Configuration
Troubleshooting VLANs
Lab Exercises
Command Reference
Curriculum Lab 8-1 Configuring Static VLANs (8.2.3)
Curriculum Lab 8-2 Verifying VLAN Configurations (8.2.4)
Curriculum Lab 8-3 Deleting VLAN Configurations (8.2.6)
Challenge Lab 8-4 Static VLANs, STP, and Port Security
Chapter 9 VLAN Trunking Protocol
Study Guide
Trunking VTP
Inter-VLAN Routing Overview
Lab Exercises
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