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CCNA Self Routing and Switching Exam 604

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ISBN-10: 1418005746

ISBN-13: 9781418005740

Edition: 2nd 2006

Authors: Anthony V. Chiarella

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Take the direct route to timely mastery of the CCNA exam! This compact, no-nonsense test prep manual covers the ?must know? information readers need to pass the new Cisco CCNA exam 640-801 ? in fewer than 300 pages. Succinct, user-friendly coverage strengthens readers? knowledge of networking technologies and Cisco-specific products, with twenty questions per chapter that relate directly to the objectives on the exam. Practical ?Test Tips? help readers focus on specific areas of concern, while essential skills-based questions build their knowledge of how to work on the equipment featured on the exam.
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List price: $95.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication date: 8/8/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 228
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Anthony V. Chiarella teaches at community colleges located in the upstate New York region. He holds a Master of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Science degree, which were both received from the State University of New York, Empire State College located in Saratoga Springs, NY. Anthony Chiarella operates as an independent networking consultant for his own business and for Distributed Applications Technology (DAT), which specializes in remote application technologies. He holds many professional level certifications, including CCNA, MCSE (Win NT & Win 2k), CNE, CCA, A+, N+, and CTT+. Anthony is a member of COMPTIA and the local chapter of Skills USA.

Internetworking Models and Communication Standards
The Layered Model
Cisco's Three-Layered Hierarchical Model
Access, Distribution, and Core Layers
Open Systems Interconnect Reference Model
Encapsulation and De-Encapsulation
Peer Layer Communication
Physical Layer (Layer 1)
Signal and Wiring Standards
Signaling Standards
Wiring Standards
Physical Topologies
Data-Link Layer (Layer 2)
Logical Link Control
Media Access Control
Logical Topologies
Logical Bus Topology
Logical Ring Topology
Preamble and Cyclic Redundancy Check
Cyclic Redundancy Check
IEEE Standards and ANSI
IEEE Standards
ANSI Standards
Network Layer (Layer 3)
Network Layer Packets
Routing Table
Network Address
Transport Layer (Layer 4)
Connection-Oriented and Connectionless Communication
Connection-Oriented Communication
Connectionless Communication
The Upper Layers (Layers 5, 6, and 7)
Session Layer (Layer 5)
Presentation Layer (Layer 6)
Application Layer (Layer 7)
Network Components and a Layered Model
Hardware (Connectivity Devices)
Physical Layer
Data-Link Layer
Network Layer
Software (Protocols)
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP)
A Brief History of TCP/IP
The Department of Defense (DOD) Protocol Suite
The TCP/IP Model and the OSI Model
Network Interface Layer
Internet Layer
Internet Protocol (IP)
Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
Address Resolution Protocol (ARP)
Reverse Address Resolution Protocol (RARP)
Transport Layer
Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
User Datagram Protocol (UDP)
Sockets and Ports
Application Layer
IP Addressing
Binary to Decimal Conversion
Decimal to Binary Conversion
IP Address Classes
Networks and Hosts
Subnet Masks
Special IP Addresses
IP Subnetting
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
Configuring and Managing a Cisco Router
Components of a Cisco Router
Flash RAM (Flash Memory)
Booting Up a Router
Boot Sequence
Power-On Self-Test (POST)
Load and Run the Bootstrap Code
Find and Load the Cisco IOS Software
Find and Load the Configuration File
Command Line Interface (CLI)
Modes of Configuration
Setup Mode
User EXEC Mode
Privileged EXEC Mode
Global Configuration Mode
Additional Configuration Modes
CLI Utilities
Context-Sensitive Help
Command History Buffer
Enhanced Editing Commands
Console Error Messages
CLI Commands Available
Show Command
Copy Command
Password Command
Banner Command
DNS Configuration
Additional Commands
Configuring Route Interfaces
Identifying an Interface
Disabling and Enabling an Interface
Configuration Commands
Show Interface Command
Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP)
Configuring CDP
Additional CDP Commands
Connecting via Telnet
Viewing Telnet Sessions
Suspending and Closing a Telnet Session
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
IP Routing (RIP and IGRP)
An Overview of Routing
Routed vs. Routing Protocols
Routing Protocols
Routing Algorithms
Administrative Distance
Distance-Vector Routing Algorithm
Link-State Routing Algorithm
Hybrid Routing Algorithm
Configuring Routes
Static Routing
Default Routing
Dynamic Routing
Configuring Routing Protocols (RIP and IGRP)
Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
CLI Configuration
Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (IGRP)
CLI Configuration
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
IP Routing (OSPF and EIGRP)
Link-State Routing Algorithm
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Router Roles
OSPF Packets
Design Terms
OSPF Operations
OSPF Databases
OSPF Route Calculation
OSPF Topologies
Nonbroadcast Multiaccess (NBMA)
Hybrid Routing Algorithm
Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
EIGRP Tables
EIGRP Route Selection
EIGRP Operations
Diffusing Update Algorithm (DUAL)
DUAL Terminology
Configuring OSPF
Starting OSPF
Network and Area Identification
IP OSPF Priority
OSPF Timers
Hello Timer
Dead Timer
Wait Timer
Verifying and Troubleshooting OSPF
Show IP Route
Show IP OSPF Interface
Show IP OSPF Neighbor
Additional Show Commands
Debugging Commands
Configuring Eigrp
Starting EIGRP Routing
Verifying EIGRP
Show IP Protocols
Show IP Route
Show IP EIGRP Topology
Show IP EIGRP Neighbors
Monitoring and Troubleshooting EIGRP
Show IP EIGRP Traffic
Show IP EIGRP Events
Show IP EIGRP Interfaces
Debug EIGRP Packet
Debug EIGRP Neighbor
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
Access Lists
An Overview of Access Lists
Access List Rules
IP Access Lists
IP Standard Access Lists
CLI Configuration
Wildcard Masks
Filtering Blocks of Addresses
Filtering VTY Access
IP Extended Access Lists
CLI Configuration
Named Access Lists and Network Address Translation (NAT)
Configuring Named Access Lists
CLI Configuration
Network Address Translation (NAT)
Configuring Network Address Translation
CLI Configuration
Monitoring and Removing Access Lists
Access List Verification
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
Routing in a Wide Area Network
Wide Area Networking
WAN Terminology
WAN Connection Types
High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC) Encapsulation
HDLC Features
HDLC Configuration
Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) Encapsulation
PPP Features
Session Establishment
PPP Configuration
Configuring Authentication
Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN)
ISDN Features
ISDN Hardware Components
Reference Points
ISDN Protocols
ISDN Channels
Basic Rate Interface (BRI)
Primary Rate Interface (PRI)
ISDN Configuration
CLI Configuration
Dial-on-Demand Routing (DDR)
DDR Connection
DDR Configuration
CLI Configuration
Optional DDR CLI Commands
Verifying ISDN
Frame Relay
Frame Relay Features
Virtual Circuits
Data-Link Connection Identifier (DLCI)
Local Management Interface (LMI)
Congestion Control
Frame Relay Configuration
CLI Configuration
Inverse Address Resolution Protocol (Inverse ARP)
Monitoring and Verifying Frame Relay
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
Layer 2 Switching in a Local Area Network
Designing an Ethernet Lan
Ethernet Standards
Physical Layer
Data-Link Layer
Half-Duplex Mode vs. Full-Duplex Mode
Switching Technologies
Three Purposes of a Switch
Learning MAC Addresses
Forwarding and Filtering Decisions
Avoiding Loops
Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP)
Switching Methods
Store-and-Forward Switching
Cut-Through Switching
Fragment-Free Switching
Switch Configuration
Configuration Methods
General Configuration (1900 Series)
IP Configuration
Configuring Duplex Modes
Managing MAC Tables
Port Security
General Configuration (2900 Series)
IP Configuration
Port Configuration
Virtual Lan (VLAN)
VLAN Terminology
Inter-Switch Link
VLAN Trunking Protocol
VTP Pruning
VLAN Configuration
Default Settings
Adding VLANs (1900 Series)
Port Assignment
Adding VLANs (2900 Series)
Chapter Summary
Knowledge Test
Abbreviated CLI Commands
CCNA 640-801 Exam Preparation
Types of Questions
Drag-and-Drop Questions
Fill-in-the-Blank Questions
Skills-Based Questions
Answers to Knowledge Test Questions
Password Recovery Procedures