Build Solid Skills in Areas That Cisco Network ProfessionalsFace Every Day
If you're a network professional using Cisco routers orswitches, or are currently preparing for your CCNP certification,this in-depth book is the ideal choice to help you broaden yourskills in key areas you face in a typical day on the job. Itthoroughly explores routing and switching, application layersecurity, common routing protocols, redundancy protocols, voice andwireless devices, and much more. In addition, the book is builtaround a real-world case study, so you can see where and howtechnologies are actually implemented.
Find out the very latest on topics you need mostandprepare for CCNP certification at the same timewith thisdetailed reference and guide. The book includes a CD with sampleCCNP certification test questions, complete code listings, and aPDF of the book.
Configure, maintain, troubleshoot, and enhance Cisco routersand switches
Thoroughly cover Layer 2 technologies, including switching, STP,etherchannel, and trunking
Master application layer security, including firewallinspection, intrusion prevention, and more
Review common Layer 3 routing and redundancy protocols such asRIP, EIGRP, BGP, HSRP, VRRP, and GLBP
Explore IPv6 addressing, interoperation with IPv4, andtroubleshooting
Set up configurations for teleworkers, including cable, DSLs,Frame-Mode MPLs, and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
Maintain security for your internetwork-exploring Layer 2 andLayer 3 devices
Configure and maintain converged traffic such as voice andvideo
Review DiffServ Quality of Service (QOS), pre-classify, andqueuing
Learn, configure, and troubleshoot all of Cisco's newestwireless devices and topologies