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Course Number: 160-17160V01
This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a small network. Students learn how to configure a router and a switch for basic functionality. By the end of this course, students will be able to:• Determine how a router will forward traffic based on the contents of a routing table.• Explain how switching operates in a small to medium-sized business network.• Use monitoring tools and network management protocols to troubleshoot data networks.• Configure monitoring tools available for small to medium-sized business networks.• Configure initial settings on a network device.• Configure Ethernet switch ports.• Implement VLANs.• Implement static routing.• Implement DHCP on a router.• Implement network address translation (NAT).• Implement access control lists (ACLs) to filter traffic. The 48-hour, instructor-led course includes activities using Packet Tracer, hands-on lab work, and a wide array of assessment types and tools. Upon successful completion, students will be prepared to take the Cisco CCENT® certification exam after completing a set of two courses (CCNA 1 and CCNA 2).
Offered on 1 campus
There are no entry requirements for this course.
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