ROUTE - Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)

Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) v2.0 is an instructor-led five day training course developed to help students prepare for Cisco CCNP©_ certification. The ROUTE course is a component of the CCNP Routing and Switching curriculum.

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The knowledge and skills that a learner should have before attending this curriculum are as follows:
  • Describing network fundamentals
  • Establishing Internet and WAN connectivity (IPv4 and IPv6)
  • Managing network device security
  • Operating a medium-sized LAN with multiple switches, supporting VLANs, trunking, and spanning tree
  • Troubleshooting IP connectivity (IPv4 and IPv6)
  • Configuring and troubleshooting EIGRP and OSPF (IPv4 and IPv6)
  • Configuring devices for SNMP, syslog, and NetFlow access
  • Managing Cisco device configurations, Cisco IOS images, and licenses

It is highly recommended that this course be taken after the following Cisco courses:
  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices v2.0, Part 1 (ICND1 v2.0) and Part 2 (ICND2 v2.0), or
  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices: Accelerated Version 2.0 (CCNAX v2.0)

Detailed Class Syllabus

Module 1: Basic Network and Routing Concepts

Lesson 1: Differentiating Routing Protocols
Lesson 2: Understanding Network Technologies
Lesson 3: Connecting Remote Locations with the Headquarters
Lesson 4: Implementing RIPng

Module 2: EIGRP Implementation

Lesson 1: Establishing EIGRP Neighbor Relationships
Lesson 2: Building the EIGRP Topology Table
Lesson 3: Optimizing EIGRP Behavior
Lesson 4: Configuring EIGRP for IPv6
Lesson 5: Discovering Named EIGRP Configuration

Module 3: OSPF Implementation

Lesson 1: Establishing OSPF Neighbor Relationships
Lesson 2: Building the Link-State Database
Lesson 3: Optimizing OSPF Behavior
Lesson 4: Configuring OSPFv3

Module 4: Configuration of Redistribution

Lesson 1: Implementing Basic Routing Protocol Redistribution
Lesson 2: Manipulating Redistribution Using Route Filtering

Module 5: Path Control Implementation

Lesson 1: Using Cisco Express Forwarding Switching
Lesson 2: Implementing Path Control

Module 6: Enterprise Internet Connectivity

Lesson 1: Planning Enterprise Internet Connectivity
Lesson 2: Establishing Single-Homed IPv4 Internet Connectivity
Lesson 3: Establishing Single-Homed IPv6 Internet Connectivity
Lesson 4: Improving Resilience of Internet Connectivity
Lesson 5: Considering Advantages of Using BGP
Lesson 6: Implementing Basic BGP Operations
Lesson 7: Using BGP Attributes and the Path Selection Process
Lesson 8: Controlling BGP Routing Updates
Lesson 9: Implementing BGP for IPv6 Internet Connectivity

Module 7: Routers and Routing Protocol Hardening

Lesson 1: Securing Cisco Routers
Lesson 2: Describing Routing Protocol Authentication Options
Lesson 3: Configuring EIGRP Authentication
Lesson 4: Configuring OSPF Authentication
Lesson 5: Configuring BGP Authentication