Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 2 (SPNGN2) 1.0
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COURSE COST: $3895.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30

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The Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 2 course is associated with the CCNA Service Provider certification. The course is a 5-day Instructor Lead Training course that provides network engineers and technicians the knowledge and skills necessary to implement and support a service provider network. The course provides knowledge of the major components of a service provider network construction and the Cisco service provider IP NGN architecture. The course also includes classroom activities with remote labs that are useful to gain practical skills for deploying Cisco IOS / IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR software features to operate and support service provider networks.


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The knowledge and skills that the learner should have before attending this course are as follows:



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Upon completing the SPNGN2 course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
Present a unified view of a service provider network in relation to Cisco IP NGN architecture
Implement and verify VLANs and trunking. Configure HSRP, VRRP, and GLBP. Configure and verify OSPF and IS-IS, and describe MPLS LDP
Describe the basics of link state routing protocols. Describe the operation and configuration of single area OSPF (including load balancing and authentication), IS-IS, common issues with IS-IS, and ap
Configure basic BGP to enable inter-domain routing in a service provider network
Describe ACL and IP address translation
Describe the fundamentals of Cisco IOS XR, and IOS XE software technology

Module 1, Service Provider Network Construction
Lesson 1: Introducing General Service Provider Network Architecture
Lesson 2: Placing Cisco Hardware Platforms
Lesson 3: Interconnecting Service Providers
Lesson 4: Exploring Cisco IP NGN Architecture, Services, and Component Functions

Module 2, Advanced LAN Switching
Lesson 1: Implementing VLANs and Trunks
Lesson 2: Implementing Spanning Tree
Lesson 3: Configuring Routing Between VLANs
Lesson 4: Introducing First Hop Redundancy Protocols

Module 3, Internal Service Provider Traffic Forwarding
Lesson 1: Introducing Link State Routing Protocols
Lesson 2: Implementing OSPF
Lesson 3: Implementing IS-IS M
Lesson 4: Introducing Route Redistribution M
Lesson 5: Introducing MPLS Basics

Module 4, External Service Provider Routing
Lesson 1: Introducing BGP
Lesson 2: Understanding BGP Path Attributes
Lesson 3: Establishing BGP Sessions
Lesson 4: Processing BGP Routes
Lesson 5: Configuring Basic BGP

Module 5, ACL and IP Address Translation
Lesson 1: Applying Access Control Lists
Lesson 2: Implementing Advanced Address Translation
Lesson 3: Transitioning to IPv6

Module 6, Cisco IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR Software
Lesson 1: Describing Cisco IOS XR Software Architecture and Features
Lesson 2: Explaining Software Maintenance Operations on Cisco IOS XR and Cisco IOS XE software
Lesson 3: Explaining Configuration Management with Cisco IOS XR software
Lesson 4: Installing Cisco IOS XR software from Scratch

Lab Outline
Lab 1: Configure Advanced Switching.
Lab 2: Configure Inter-VLAN Routing and Gateway Redundancy
Lab 3: Implement IS-IS
Lab 4: Configure Basic BGP
Lab 5: Implement ACLs