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Introduction to Cisco IOS Software

Chapter Description

This sample chapter introduces the fundamentals of Cisco IOS software, the operating system that runs on Cisco routers and switches.

For More Information

  • Cisco IOS software Release 12.2 documentation: http://www.cisco.com/pcgi-bin/Support/browse/psp_view.pl?p=Software:IOS:12.2&s=Documentation.

  • Cisco IOS Configuration Fundamentals, Cisco Press, 1997, ISBN 0641049129.

  • Cisco IOS in a Nutshell, O'Reilly & Associates, Inc., 2001, ISBN 156592942X.

  • Inside Cisco IOS Software Architecture, Pearson Education, 2000, ISBN 1578701813.