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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Befriending the Command Line

    1. EXEC versus Privileged EXEC Mode

    2. Integrated Help

    3. Command Abbreviation

  2. Chapter 2 Router Configuration

    1. Running versus Startup

    2. Reading a Configuration

  3. Chapter 3 Router Interfaces

    1. Got Interface?

    2. Common Interface Characteristics

    3. Configuring Interfaces

    4. Ethernet Interfaces

    5. Serial Interfaces

    6. Other Interfaces

  4. Chapter 4 Wide Area Network Connections

    1. Internet Connections

    2. Private Connections

    3. Private Circuit Configuration

  5. Chapter 5 Troubleshooting Routers

    1. Router Crashes

    2. Network Failure

    3. Extended Pings and Circuit Troubleshooting

    4. Phoning the ISP

  6. Chapter 6 IOS Changes

    1. Cisco Security Notifications

    2. Upgrade Preparations

    3. Performing the Upgrade

  7. Chapter 7 Redundancy with BGP and HSRP

    1. BGP Basics

    2. BGP Preparations

    3. Configuring BGP

    4. Managing BGP

    5. Propagation of BGP Updates

    6. Hot Standby Router Protocol

  8. Chapter 8 Cisco Switches

    1. CatOS, IOS, and Hybrid Mode

    2. Spanning Tree

    3. Configuring Switch Interfaces

    4. Cisco Discovery Protocol

    5. Viewing ARP Caches and Finding Hosts

  9. Chapter 9 Logins, Authentication, and Remote Access

    1. Lines

    2. Passwords

    3. Usernames

    4. Remote Router Access

  10. Chapter 10 CISCO NETWORK SERVICES

    1. Cisco AutoSecure

    2. NTP

    3. Router Logging

    4. SNMP

  1. Appendix IP ADDRESSES AND NETMASKS

    1. What Is an IP Address?

    2. Practical Netmasks

    3. Netmasks and BGP

  2. COLOPHON