CISCO CCNA4 Connecting Networks

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About the course

Course Number: 160-25731V01

This course discusses the WAN technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network. The course enables students to understand the selection criteria of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements. Students learn how to troubleshoot and resolve common issues with data link protocols. Students will also develop the knowledge and skills needed to implement Network Address Translation (NAT), IPsec and virtual private network (VPN) operations in a complex network.
Students who successfully complete the Connecting Networks course will be able to perform the following functions:
* Understand and describe different WAN technologies and their benefits
* Understand and describe the operations and benefits of virtual private networks (VPNs) and tunnelling
* Configure and troubleshoot serial connections
* Configure and troubleshoot IPsec tunnelling operations
* Monitor and troubleshoot network operations using syslog, SNMP, and NetFlow
* Design network architectures
* Borderless networks
* Data centres and virtualisation
* Collaboration technology and solutions
Online course materials via the CISCO Networking Academy and Digital Student Lab Manual are provided to all participants. The Packet Tracer network simulator is also available exclusively to students of the Cisco Networking Academy.

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