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Cisco Networking Academy Connecting Networks Companion Guide: Hierarchical Network Design

Chapter Description

This chapter introduces network design concepts, principles, models, and architectures. It covers the benefits that are obtained by using a systematic design approach.

Introduction (1.0.1.1)

Networks must meet the current needs of organizations and be able to support emerging technologies as new technologies are adopted. Network design principles and models can help a network engineer design and build a network that is flexible, resilient, and manageable.

This chapter introduces network design concepts, principles, models, and architectures. It covers the benefits that are obtained by using a systematic design approach. Emerging technology trends that will affect network evolution are also discussed.

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