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Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH) Foundation Learning Guide: Fundamentals Review

Contents

  1. Switching Introduction
  2. Summary

Chapter Description

This chapter from Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH) Foundation Learning Guide: (CCNP SWITCH 300-115) covers the following basic switching topics as a review to CCNA: hubs and switches, bridges and switches, switches of today, broadcast domains, MAC addresses, the basic Ethernet frame format, basic switching function, VLANs, the Spanning Tree Protocol, trunking, port channels, and multilayer switching (MLS).

Summary

This chapter briefly reviewed several common technology topics pertaining to switching. The remaining chapters of this book cover these topics and other (newer) switching technology related to security.