Cisco CCNA - Routing and Switching ICND2 200-101

ISBN-10: 1587143739

ISBN-13: 9781587143731

Edition: 2013

Authors: Burdell, Wendell Odom

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List price: $34.99
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Cisco Press
Publication date: 7/24/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 800
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.618
Language: English

Getting Started
LAN Switching
Spanning Tree Protocol Concepts
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
LAN Switching Review
LAN Switch Forwarding Logic
Switch Verification
Viewing the MAC Address Table
Determining the VLAN of a Frame
Verifying Trunks
Spanning Tree Protocol (IEEE 802.1D)
The Need for Spanning Tree
What IEEE 802.1D Spanning Tree Does
How Spanning Tree Works
The STP Bridge ID and Hello BPDU
Electing the Root Switch
Choosing Each Switch's Root Port
Choosing the Designated Port on Each LAN Segment
Influencing and Changing the STP Topology
Making Configuration Changes to Influence the STP Topology
Reacting to State Changes That Affect the STP Topology
How Switches React to Changes with STP
Changing Interface States with STP
Optional STP Features
BPDU Guard
Rapid STP (IEEE 802.1w)
Exam Preparation Tasks
Spanning Tree Protocol Implementation
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
STP Configuration and Verification
Setting the STP Mode
Connecting STP Concepts to STP Configuration Options
Per-VLAN Configuration Settings
The Bridge ID and System ID Extension
Per-VLAN Port Costs
STP Configuration Option Summary
Verifying STP Operation
Configuring STP Port Costs
Configuring Priority to Influence the Root Election
Configuring PortFast and BPDU Guard
Configuring EtherChannel
Configuring a Manual EtherChannel
Configuring Dynamic EtherChannels
STP Troubleshooting
Determining the Root Switch
Determining the Root Port on Nonroot Switches
STP Tiebreakers When Choosing the Root Port
Suggestions for Attacking Root Port Problems on the Exam
Determining the Designated Port on Each LAN Segment
Suggestions for Attacking Designated Port Problems on the Exam
STP Convergence
Troubleshooting EtherChannel
Incorrect Options on the channel-group Command
Configuration Checks Before Adding Interfaces to EtherChannels
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Troubleshooting LAN Switching
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Generalized Troubleshooting Methodologies
Analyzing and Predicting Normal Network Operation
Data Plane Analysis
Control Plane Analysis
Predicting Normal Operations: Summary of the Process
Problem Isolation
Root Cause Analysis
Real World Versus the Exams
Troubleshooting the LAN Switching Data Plane
An Overview of the Normal LAN Switch Forwarding Process
Confirm the Network Diagrams Using CDP
Isolate Interface Problems
Interface Status Codes and Reasons for Nonworking States
The notconnect State and Cabling Pinouts
Determining Switch Interface Speed and Duplex
Issues Related to Speed and Duplex
Isolate Filtering and Port Security Problems
Isolate VLAN and Trunking Problems
Ensuring That the Right Access Interfaces Are in the Right VLANs
Access VLANs Not Being Defined or Not Being Active
Identify Trunks and VLANs Forwarded on Those Trunks
Troubleshooting Examples and Exercises
Troubleshooting Example 1: Find Existing LAN Data Plane Problems
Verify the Accuracy of the Diagram Using CDP
Check for Interface Problems
Check for Port Security Problems
Check for VLAN and VLAN Trunk Problems
Troubleshooting Example 2: Predicting LAN Data Plane Behavior
PC1 ARP Request (Broadcast)
R1 ARP Reply (Unicast)
Exam Preparation Tasks
Answers to Troubleshooting Example 1
Part I Review
IP Version 4 Routing
Troubleshooting IPv4 Routing Part I
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Predicting Normal IPv4 Routing Behavior
Host IPv4 Routing Logic
Routing Logic Used by IPv4 Routers
IP Routing Logic on a Single Router
IP Routing from Host to Host
Building New Data Link Headers Using ARP Information
Problem Isolation Using the ping Command
Ping Command Basics
Strategies and Results When Testing with the ping Command
Testing Longer Routes from Near the Source of the Problem
Using Extended Ping to Test the Reverse Route
Testing LAN Neighbors with Standard Ping
Testing LAN Neighbors with Extended Ping
Testing WAN Neighbors with Standard Ping
Using Ping with Names and with IP Addresses
Problem Isolation Using the traceroute Command
traceroute Basics
How the traceroute Command Works
Standard and Extended traceroute
Using traceroute to Isolate the Problem to Two Routers
Exam Preparation Tasks
Troubleshooting IPv4 Routing Part II
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Problems Between the Host and the Default Router
Root Causes Based on a Host's IPv4 Settings
Ensure IPv4 Settings Correctly Match
Mismatched Masks Impact Route to Reach Subnet
Typical Root Causes of DNS Problems
Wrong Default Router IP Address Setting
Root Causes Based on the Default Router's Configuration
Mismatched VLAN Trunking Configuration with Router on a Stick
DHCP Relay Issues
Router LAN Interface and LAN Issues
Problems with Routing Packets Between Routers
IP Forwarding by Matching the Most Specific Route
Using show ip route and Subnet Math to Find the Best Route
Using show ip route address to Find the Best Route
Show ip route Reference
Routing Problems Caused by Incorrect Addressing Plans
Recognizing When VLSM Is Used or Not
Overlaps When Not Using VLSM
Overlaps When Using VLSM
Configuring Overlapping VLSM Subnets
Router WAN Interface Status
Filtering Packets with Access Lists
Exam Preparation Tasks
Creating Redundant First-Hop Routers
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
FHRP Concepts
The Need for Redundancy in Networks
The Need for a First Hop Redundancy Protocol
The Three Solutions for First-Hop Redundancy
HSRP Concepts
HSRP Failover
HSRP Load Balancing
GLBP Concepts
FHRP Configuration and Verification
Configuring and Verifying HSRP
Configuring and Verifying GLBP
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Virtual Private Networks
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
VPN Fundamentals
IPsec VPNs
GRE Tunnels
GRE Tunnel Concepts
Routing over GRE Tunnels
GRE Tunnels over the Unsecured Network
Configuring GRE Tunnels
Verifying a GRE Tunnel
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Part II Review
IP Version 4 Routing Protocols
Implementing OSPF for IPv4
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
OSPF Protocols and Operation
OSPF Overview
Becoming Neighbors and Exchanging the LSDB
Agreeing to Become Neighbors
Fully Exchanging LSAs with Neighbors
Maintaining Neighbors and the LSDB
Using Designated Routers on Ethernet Links
Scaling OSPF Using Areas
OSPF Areas
How Areas Reduce SPF Calculation Time
OSPF Area Design Advantages
Link-State Advertisements
Router LSAs Build Most of the Intra-Area Topology
Network LSAs Complete the Intra-Area Topology
LSAs in a Multi-Area Design
Calculating the Best Routes with SPF
Administrative Distance
OSPF Configuration and Verification
OSPFv2 Configuration Overview
Multi-Area OSPFv2 Configuration Example
Single-Area Configurations
Multi-Area Configuration
Verifying the Multi-Area Configuration
Verifying the Correct Areas on Each Interface on an ABR
Verifying Which Router Is DR and BDR
Verifying the Number and Type of LSAs
Verifying OSPF Routes
OSPF Metrics (Cost)
Setting the Cost Based on Interface Bandwidth
The Need for a Higher Reference Bandwidth
OSPF Load Balancing
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Understanding EIGRP Concepts
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
EIGRP and Distance Vector Routing Protocols
Introduction to EIGRP
Basic Distance Vector Routing Protocol Features
The Concept of a Distance and a Vector
Full Update Messages and Split Horizon
Route Poisoning
EIGRP as an Advanced DV Protocol
EIGRP Sends Partial Update Messages, As Needed
EIGRP Maintains Neighbor Status Using Hello
Summary of Interior Routing Protocol Features
EIGRP Concepts and Operation
EIGRP Neighbors
Exchanging EIGRP Topology Information
Calculating the Best Routes for the Routing Table
The EIGRP Metric Calculation
An Example of Calculated EIGRP Metrics
Caveats with Bandwidth on Serial Links
EIGRP Convergence
Feasible Distance and Reported Distance
EIGRP Successors and Feasible Successors
The Query and Reply Process
Exam Preparation Tasks
Implementing EIGRP for IPv4
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Core EIGRP Configuration and Verification
EIGRP Configuration
Configuring EIGRP Using a Wildcard Mask
Verifying EIGRP Core Features
Finding the Interfaces on Which EIGRP is Enabled
Displaying EIGRP Neighbor Status
Displaying the IPv4 Routing Table
EIGRP Metrics, Successors, and Feasible Successors
Viewing the EIGRP Topology Table
Finding Successor Routes
Finding Feasible Successor Routes
Convergence Using the Feasible Successor Route
Examining the Metric Components
Other EIGRP Configuration Settings
Load Balancing Across Multiple EIGRP Routes
Tuning the EIGRP Metric Calculation
Autosummarization and Discontiguous Classful Networks
Automatic Summarization at the Boundary of a Classful Network
Discontiguous Classful Networks
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Troubleshooting IPv4 Routing Protocols
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Perspectives on Troubleshooting Routing Protocol Problems
Interfaces Enabled with a Routing Protocol
EIGRP Interface Troubleshooting
Examining Working EIGRP Interfaces
Examining the Problems with EIGRP Interfaces
OSPF Interface Troubleshooting
Neighbor Relationships
EIGRP Neighbor Verification Checks
EIGRP Neighbor Troubleshooting Example
OSPF Neighbor Troubleshooting
Finding Area Mismatches
Finding Duplicate OSPF Router IDs
Finding OSPF Hello and Dead Timer Mismatches
Other OSPF Issues
Mismatched OSPF Network Types
Mismatched MTU Settings
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Wide-Area Networks
Implementing Point-to-Point WANs
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Leased Line WANs with HDLC
Layer 1 Leased Lines
The Physical Components of a Leased Line
Leased Lines and the T-Carrier System
The Role of the CSU/DSU
Building a WAN Link in a Lab
Layer 2 Leased Lines with HDLC
Configuring HDLC
Leased-Line WANs with PPP
PPP Concepts
PPP Framing
PPP Control Protocols
PPP Authentication
Configuring PPP
CHAP Configuration and Verification
Troubleshooting Serial Links
Troubleshooting Layer 1 Problems
Troubleshooting Layer 2 Problems
Keepalive Failure
PAP and CHAP Authentication Failure
Troubleshooting Layer 3 Problems
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Understanding Frame Relay Concepts
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Frame Relay Overview
Virtual Circuits
LMI and Encapsulation Types
Frame Relay Encapsulation and Framing
Frame Relay Addressing
Frame Relay Local Addressing
Frame Forwarding with One DLCI Field
Network Layer Addressing with Frame Relay
Frame Relay Layer 3 Addressing: One Subnet Containing All Frame Relay DTEs
Frame Relay Layer 3 Addressing: One Subnet Per VC
Frame Relay Layer 3 Addressing: Hybrid Approach
Exam Preparation Tasks
Implementing Frame Relay
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Frame Relay Configuration and Verification
Planning a Frame Relay Configuration
Configuring Using Physical Interfaces and One IP Subnet
Configuring the Encapsulation and LMI
Frame Relay Address Mapping
Configuring Point-to-Point Subinterfaces
Configuring with Multipoint Subinterfaces
OSPF Issues on Frame Relay Multipoint and Physical Interfaces
Frame Relay Troubleshooting
A Suggested Frame Relay Troubleshooting Process
Layer 1 Issues on the Access Link (Step 1)
Layer 2 Issues on the Access Link (Step 2)
PVC Problems and Status (Step 3)
Frame Relay Mapping Issues (Step 4)
End-to-End Encapsulation (Step 5)
Mismatched Subnet Numbers (Step 6)
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Identifying Other Types of WANs
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Private WANs to Connect Enterprises
Leased Lines
Frame Relay
Ethernet WANs
Public WANs and Internet Access
Internet Access (WAN) Links
Dial Access with Modems and ISDN
Digital Subscriber Line
Cable Internet
Mobile Phone Access with 3G/4G
PPP over Ethernet
Exam Preparation Tasks
IP Version 6
Troubleshooting IPv6 Routing
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Normal IPv6 Operation
Unicast IPv6 Addresses and IPv6 Subnetting
Assigning Addresses to Hosts
Stateful DHCPv6
Stateless Address Autoconfiguration
Router Address and Static Route Configuration
Configuring IPv6 Routing and Addresses on Routers
IPv6 Static Routes on Routers
Verifying IPv6 Connectivity
Verifying Connectivity from IPv6 Hosts
Verifying IPv6 from Routers
Troubleshooting IPv6
Pings from the Host Work Only in Some Cases
Pings Fail from a Host to Its Default Router
Problems Using Any Function That Requires DNS
Host Is Missing IPv6 Settings: Stateful DHCP Issues
Host Is Missing IPv6 Settings: SLAAC Issues
Traceroute Shows Some Hops, But Fails
Routing Looks Good, But Traceroute Still Fails
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Implementing OSPF for IPv6
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
OSPFv3 Configuration
OSPFv3 ICND1 Configuration Review
Example Multi-Area OSPFv3 Configuration
Single Area Configuration on the Three Internal Routers
Adding Multi-Area Configuration on the Area Border Router
Other OSPFv3 Configuration Settings
Setting OSPFv3 Interface Cost to Influence Route Selection
OSPF Load Balancing
Injecting Default Routes
OSPF Concepts, Verification, and Troubleshooting
OSPFv3 Interfaces
Verifying OSPFv3 Interfaces
Troubleshooting OSPFv3 Interfaces
OSPFv3 Neighbors
Verifying OSPFv3 Neighbors
Troubleshooting OSPFv3 Neighbors
Verifying OSPFv3 LSAs
Troubleshooting OSPFv3 LSAs
OSPFv3 Metrics and IPv6 Routes
Verifying OSPFv3 Interface Cost and Metrics
Troubleshooting IPv6 Routes Added by OSPFv3
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Implementing EIGRP for IPv6
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
EIGRPv6 Configuration
EIGRPv6 Configuration Basics
EIGRPv6 Configuration Example
Other EIGRPv6 Configuration Settings
Setting Bandwidth and Delay to Influence EIGRPv6 Route Selection
EIGRP Load Balancing
EIGRP Timers
EIGRPv6 Concepts, Verification, and Troubleshooting
EIGRPv6 Interfaces
EIGRPv6 Neighbors
EIGRPv6 Topology Database
EIGRPv6 IPv6 Routes
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Network Management
Managing Network Devices
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Simple Network Management Protocol
Describing SNMP
The Management Information Base
Configuring SNMP Version 2c
SNMP Version 3
System Message Logging (Syslog)
An Overview of System Message Logging
System Message Format
System Message Severity Levels
Configuring and Verifying Syslog
Using a Syslog Server
An Overview of NetFlow
Network Flows
Configuring NetFlow
Verifying and Using NetFlow
The NetFlow Collector
Exam Preparation Tasks
Managing IOS Files
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
Managing Cisco IOS Files
Upgrading a Cisco IOS Software Image into Flash Memory
The Cisco IOS Software Boot Sequence
The Three Router Operating Systems
The Configuration Register
How a Router Chooses Which OS to Load
Recovering If the IOS Does Not Load
Verifying the IOS Image Using the show version Command
Password Recovery
The General Ideas Behind Cisco Password Recovery/Reset
A Specific Password Reset Example
Managing Configuration Files
Configuration File Basics
Copying and Erasing Configuration Files
Initial Configuration (Setup Mode)
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command References
Managing IOS Licensing
"Do I Know This Already?" Quiz
Foundation Topics
IOS Packaging
IOS Images per Model, Series, and per Software Version/Release
Original Packaging: One IOS Image per Feature Set Combination
New IOS Packaging: One Universal Image with All Feature Sets
IOS Software Activation with Universal Images
Managing Software Activation with Cisco License Manager
Manually Activating Software Using Licenses
Example of Manually Activating a License
Showing the Current License Status
Adding a Permanent Technology Package License
Right-to-Use Licenses
Exam Preparation Tasks
Command Reference to Check Your Memory
Final Review
Final Review
Advice About the Exam Event
Learn the Question Types Using the Cisco Certification Exam Tutorial
Think About Your Time Budget Versus Numbers of Questions
A Suggested Time-Check Method
Miscellaneous Pre-Exam Suggestions
Exam-Day Advice
Exam Review
Practice Subnetting and Other Math-Related Skills
Take Practice Exams
Practicing Taking the ICND2 Exam
Practicing Taking the CCNA Exam
Advice on How to Answer Exam Questions
Taking Other Practice Exams
Find Knowledge Gaps Through Question Review
Practice Hands-On CLI Skills
Review Mind Maps from Part Review
Do Labs
Other Study Tasks
Final Thoughts
Numeric Reference Tables
ICND2 Exam Updates
DVD-only Appendixes
Answers to the "Do I Know This Already?" Quizzes
Memory Tables
Memory Tables Answer Key
Mind Map Solutions
Study Planner
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