Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals (WIFUND) 1.0
CLASS DATE(s):
5/11/2020 - 5/15/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 5 Days

COURSE COST: $3295.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals course is designed for individuals who are involved in the technical management of Cisco wireless platforms and solutions, which involves installing, configuring, operating and troubleshooting. Upon completing this course, you will be able to:

Understand the basic RF principles and characteristics
Understand WLAN security methods and access with differing client devices
Define the Cisco WLAN architecture and the underling infrastructure used to support it
Implement a Centralized wireless access network using AireOS or IOS-XE wireless LAN controllers
Implement a Converged wireless access network using IOS-XE converged access switches and wireless LAN controllers
Implement small and remote access wireless networks using FlexConnect, Autonomous or Cloud architectures
Perform basic WLAN maintenance and troubleshooting -describe the requirements for a WLAN design

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

Channel Partners
Customers
Employees
It is recommended, but not required, that students have the following knowledge and skills before attending this course:

Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Parts 1 & 2 (ICND1 & ICND2) or Cisco CCENT certification

PREREQUISITE COURSES  

*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or lunch. If you have any questions, please contact us (learn@vtec.org or 207-775-0244). Couse is subject to minimum enrollment. This couse will may be run as a live distance learning class if minimum number is not met.

COURSE TOPICS:


Course Outline
Module 1: Wireless Fundamentals
Module 2: Security and Client Access
Module 3: Define the Cisco Wireless Network Architecture
Module 4: Implement Centralized Wireless Access
Module 5: Implement Converged Wireless Access
Module 6: Implement Small and Remote Wireless Access
Module 7: WLAN Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Module 8: WLAN Design
Discovery 1: Practice RF Math
Discovery 2: Calculate EIRP and Choose the Correct Antenna
Discovery 3: Explore the RF
Discovery 4: Analyze Wireless Frames

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Discovery 5: Review Centralized Authentication
Discovery 6: Initialize a Centralized WLAN Deployment
Hardware Lab 1: Configure Windows 7 Client Access
Hardware Lab 2: Configuring the Wired Infrastructure
Hardware Lab 3: Configuring the Centralized WLAN Deployment
Hardware Lab 4: Configuring IPv6 Operation in a Centralized WLAN Deployment
Hardware Lab 5: Configuring Security in a Centralized WLAN Deployment
Hardware Lab 6: Configuring Guest Access Using the Anchor WLC
Hardware Lab 7: Deploying a Converged Access WLAN

Key Topics Added to the WIFUND Exam & Training:
Expanded understanding of RF theory, RF mathematics and antenna characteristics
Added focus on 802.11ac access points, controllers, and wireless standards
Improvements to wireless access security including Web Authentication method
Includes new wireless architectures for Unified Access and Cloud Managed
Client mobility topics now include centralized and converged options
Expanded design topics to include predictive analysis along with pre and post deployment site surveys
Enhancements to controller based monitoring and new applications for troubleshooting
Wireless network management options include Cisco Prime Infrastructure and Identity Services Engine