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CCIE Routing and Switching v5.1 Foundations: Bridging the Gap Between CCNP and CCIE

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  • Copyright 2017
  • Dimensions: 7-3/8" x 9-1/8"
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 0-13-457619-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-457619-0

CCIE-level Cisco routing and switching guide for every CCNP

Preparing for the CCIE Routing and Switching lab exam typically involves deep and lengthy study. But if you already possess the Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching certification, you already know much of what you’ll need to succeed on CCIE’s labs. This book will help you quickly bridge your remaining knowledge gaps and make the most of everything you already know.

CCIE Routing and Switching v5.1 Foundations addresses every segment of the CCIE R&S Version 5 blueprint, helping you focus your study where it will do the most good: intense hands-on practice to deepen your current knowledge and thorough explanations of theoretical topics you haven’t yet encountered.

Based on the author’s industry-recognized CCIE prep classes, it includes 40+ detailed labs for real gear and platform emulators; structured illustrations of protocol and feature operation; and topic-specific labs to drive the theory home. It includes a full lab walkthrough of a complex configuration reflective of the actual CCIE–ensuring that you thoroughly understand the technologies and interactions you’re reading about.

  • Discover the physical topology for any network deployment
  • Master Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) foundations and advanced features
  • Deploy and optimize PPP and use its full set of capabilities
  • Implement Dynamic Multipoint VPNs (DMVPNs) from start to finish
  • Use IP Prefix lists in prefix filtration, packet filtering, and other applications
  • Handle any RIPv2 deployment scenario n Implement EIGRP, including classical and named operation modes and interoperation
  • Use advanced OSPF techniques, including route filtration, LSA operation, stub configurations, and update filtering
  • Understand what happens when you perform redistribution, and manage problematic scenarios
  • Manage complex BGP capabilities, including Adjacency State Machine
  • Operate IPv6 in complex network environments, including DMVPN
  • Focus on QoS mechanisms that CCIE still covers, including traffic marking, classification, policing, and shaping
  • Deploy IPsec VPN solutions including GRE/IPSec tunnel mode, multi-site VPN technologies, and their encryption
  • Implement multicasting in environments requiring end-to-end IPv4 and IPv6 transport
  • Address operational and deployment issues involving MPLS VPNv4 tunnels

Table of Contents

    Introduction xxvii
Chapter 1 Physical Topology 1
    Physical Layout of Switching Devices 1
    Serial Interconnections Between Routers 3
    Lab Options 5
    Summary 5
Chapter 2 Physical and Logical Topologies 7
    Topology Types 7
    Lab 2-1: Introductory Lab 8
    Lab 2-2: Physical-to-Logical Topology 18
    Summary 33
Chapter 3 Spanning Tree Protocol 35
    Lab 3-1: Basic Spanning Tree Protocol (802.1D) 35
    Lab 3-2: Advanced Spanning Tree Protocol (802.1D) 50
    Lab 3-3: Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (802.1w) 73
    802.1w Port States 74
    802.1w Port Roles 74
    Operational Enhancements of 802.1w 74
    802.1w Rapid Convergence Mechanisms 75
    Lab Setup 75
    Lab 3-4: Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (802.1s) 93
    MST Regions 94
    MST Region Components 94
    MST Spanning Tree Instances 95
    Multiple-Instance Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP) 96
    Lab 3-5: Spanning Tree PortFast 106
    Lab 3-6: UplinkFast 115
    Lab 3-7: BPDU Guard 128
    Lab 3-8: BPDU Filter 135
    Lab 3-9: Spanning Tree Backbone Fast 148
    Lab 3-10: Spanning Tree Root Guard 154
    Lab 3-11: Spanning Tree Loop Guard 162
Chapter 4 Point-to-Point Protocol 169
    Introduction to PPP 169
        PPP Frame Format 170
        PPP Control Plane 171
        Advanced PPP Features 179
    Lab 4-1: PPP 182
    Summary 218
Chapter 5 DMVPN 219
    Lab 5-1: DMVPN Phase 1 Using Static Mapping 219
    Lab 5-2: DMVPN Phase 1 Using Dynamic Mapping 229
    Lab 5-3: DMVPN Phase 2 Using Static Mapping 236
    Lab 5-4: DMVPN Phase 2 Using Dynamic Mapping 244
    Lab 5-5: DMVPN Phase 3 251
Chapter 6 IP Prefix-List 267
    Lab 6-1: Configuring Prefix Lists 267
Chapter 7 EIGRP 287
    Lab 7-1: EIGRP 287
    Lab 7-2: EIGRP Named Mode 311
    Lab 7-3: EIGRP Metrics (Classic and Wide) 333
    Lab 7-4: EIGRP Summarization 349
    Lab 7-5: EIGRP Authentication 359
    Lab 7-6: Default Route Injection 363
    Lab 7-7: EIGRP Stub 368
Chapter 8 OSPF 381
    Lab 8-1: Advertising Networks 381
    Lab 8-2: OSPF Broadcast Networks 397
    Lab 8-3: Non-Broadcast Networks 411
    Lab 8-4: OSPF Point-to-Point Networks 421
    Lab 8-5: OSPF Point-to-Multipoint and Point-to-Multipoint Non-Broadcast
        Networks 425
    Lab 8-6: OSPF Authentication 431
    Lab 8-7: OSPF Summarization 462
    Lab 8-8: OSPF Filtering 476
    Lab 8-9: Virtual Links and GRE Tunnels 504
    Lab 8-10: OSPF Stub, Totally Stubby, and NSSA Areas 517
    Lab 8-11: How Is This Possible? 536
    Lab 8-12: LSA Type 4 and Suppress FA 539
    Lab 8-13: Can OSPF Take a Suboptimal Path? 549
    Lab 8-14: RFC 3101 and RFC 1587 556
Chapter 9 Redistribution 567
    Lab 9-1: Basic Redistribution 1 567
    Lab 9-2: Basic Redistribution 2 586
    Lab 9-3: Redistribute RIPv2 and EIGRP 604
    Lab 9-4: Redistribute RIPv2 and OSPF 625
Chapter 10 Border Gateway Protocol 635
    Lab 10-1: Establishing Neighbor Adjacencies 635
    Lab 10-2: Router Reflectors 642
    Lab 10-3: Conditional Advertisement and BGP Backdoor 650
    Lab 10-4: Community Attribute 667
    Lab 10-5: The AS-path Attribute 679
    Lab 10-6: The Weight Attribute 686
    Lab 10-7: Multi-Exit Discriminator Attribute 695
    Lab 10-8: Filtering Using Access Lists and Prefix Lists 704
    Lab 10-9: Regular Expressions 714
    Lab 10-10: BGP Confederation 731
Chapter 11 IPv6 737
    Lab 11-1: Acquiring an IPv6 Address 737
        Modified EUI-64 Addressing 737
        Using EUI-64 Addressing 738
        Implement IPv6 Neighbor Discovery 739
    Lab 11-2: Configuring OSPFv3 763
    Lab 11-3: Summarization of Internal and External Networks 771
    Lab 11-4: LSAs in OSPFv3 790
    Lab 11-5: EIGRPv6 817
Chapter 12 Quality of Service 839
    Lab 12-1: MLS QOS 840
    Lab 12-2: Differential Service Code Point-Mutation 851
    Lab 12-3: DSCP-COS Mapping 860
    Lab 12-4: COS-DSCP Mapping 865
    Lab 12-5: IP-Precedence-DSCP Mapping 870
    Lab 12-6: Match Input-Interface and Match NOT 873
    Lab 12-7: Match Destination and Source Address MAC 881
    Lab 12-8: Match IP DSCP/Precedence vs. Match DSCP 885
    Lab 12-9: Match Protocol HTTP URL, MIME, and Host 893
    Lab 12-10: Class-Based Policing 898
    Lab 12-11: Class-Based Shaping 907
Chapter 13 IPSec VPN 911
    Lab 13-1: Basic Site-to-Site IPSec VPN 911
    Lab 13-2: Basic Site-to-Site IPSec VPN and NAT 925
    Lab 13-3: Configuring GRE/IPSec Tunnel Mode, Transport Mode, and S-VTI 930
    Lab 13-4: Protecting DMVPN Tunnels 946
Chapter 14 Multicast 959
    Lab 14-1: IGMP 959
    Lab 14-2: Static RP 977
    Lab 14-3: Dynamic Rendezvous Point Learning and Auto-RP 993
    Lab 14-4: Bootstrap Router (BSR) 1013
Chapter 15 MPLS and L3VPNs 1025
    Lab 15-1: Label Distribution Protocol 1026
    Lab 15-2: RIPv2 Routing in a VPN 1078
    Lab 15-3: EIGRP Routing in a VPN 1107
    Lab 15-4: OSPF Routing in a VPN 1113
    Lab 15-5: Backdoor Links and OSPF 1123
    Lab 15-6: BGP Routing in a VPN 1148

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