In this sample chapter from Scaling Networks v6 Companion Guide, learn strategies that can be used to systematically design a highly functional network, such as the hierarchical network design model and appropriate device selections.
The following activities provide practice with the topics introduced in this chapter. The Labs and Class Activities are available in the companion Scaling Networks v6 Labs & Study Guide (ISBN 978-1-58713-433-3). The Packet Tracer activity instructions are also in the Labs & Study Guide. The PKA files are found in the online course.
Class Activity 126.96.36.199: Network by Design
Class Activity 188.8.131.52: Layered Network Design Simulation
Packet Tracer Activities
Packet Tracer 184.108.40.206: Comparing 2960 and 3560 Switches