CCNP

Course Description

The CCNP certification (Cisco Certified Network Professional) indicates advanced or journeyman knowledge of networks. With a CCNP, a network professional can install, configure, and troubleshoot local and wide area networks for enterprise organizations with networks from 100 to more than 500 nodes. The content emphasizes topics such as security, converged networks, quality of service (QoS), virtual private networks (VPN) and broadband technologies. The CCNP course prepares the student to take the Cisco’s CCNP Exams.

Course Outline

Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks

  • Course Introduction to Routing in an Enterprise Networks
  • Configuring EIGRP
  • Configuring OSPF
  • The IS-IS Protocol
  • Manipulating Routing Updates
  • Implementing BGP
  • Implementing Multicast
  • Implementing the Basics of IPv6

Building Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks

  • Introduction to Campus Networks
  • Defining Virtual Networks (VLANs)
  • Implementing Spanning Tree
  • Implementing InterVLAN Routing
  • Implement High Availability in a Campus Environment
  • Wireless Client Access
  • Minimizing Service Loss and Data Theft in a Campus Network
  • Configuring Campus Switches to Support Voice

Implementing Secure Converged Wide Area Networks

  • Describe Network Requirements
  • Connect Teleworks
  • Implement Frame Mode MPLS
  • IPsec VPNs
  • Cisco Device Hardening
  • Cisco IOS Threat Defense Features

Optimizing Converged Cisco Networks

  • Describe Network Requirements
  • Describing Cisco VoIP Implementations
  • Introduction to IP QoS
  • Implementing the DiffServ QoS Model
  • Implementing AutoQoS
  • Wireless Security