CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core ENCOR 350-401 Complete Video Course

CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core ENCOR 350-401 Complete Video Course

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  • ISBN-10: 0-13-658412-8
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-658412-4

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CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core ENCOR 350-401 Complete Video Course

More Than 20 Hours of Video Instruction

CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core ENCOR 350-401 Complete Video Course is a comprehensive training course that brings Cisco ENCOR exam topics to life, making learning these foundational networking topics easy and fun.


Expert network engineers Brad Edgeworth, Brad Riopolov, and Vinit Jain walk you through the full range of topics on the Cisco ENCOR exam, including dual stack (IPv4 and IPv6) architecture, virtualization, infrastructure, network assurance, security, and automation. This unique product gives you the knowledge and skills you need to configure, troubleshoot, secure, and automate enterprise wired and wireless networks. It combines video instruction with live CLI configuration and troubleshooting demonstrations and provides you with hands-on lab activities. Practicing the lessons that you have learned with hands-on labs helps reinforce the concepts that are being taught. This course includes instructor-developed Cisco Modeling Labs (CML) topology files that correlate with the lab exercises that they demonstrate. This enables you to load the topology files into your CML instance and follow along with the instructor to ensure that you understand the concepts being taught.

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The videos and exercises contained in this product provide more than 20 hours of instruction. Modules are divided into easy-to-digest lessons and sublessons. Designed to take you inside Enterprise Core networking concepts in a unique and interactive way, CCNP and CCIE Enterprise Core ENCOR 350-401 Complete Video Course is guaranteed to help you master the foundational networking topics that will help you succeed on the exam and on the job.

Skill Level

What You Will Learn
* Packet forwarding
* Switch operations
* Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
* EtherChannel
* IP forwarding
* OSPF and OSPFv3
* Route filtering
* Multicast
* Quality of Service (QoS)
* IP services such as NTP, HSRP, VRRP, and GLBP
* Network Address Translation (NAT)
* Secure access control
* Infrastructure security
* Wireless networking
* Cisco SD-Access
* Cisco SD-WAN
* Virtualization
* Network assurance
* Network programmability
* Automation tools such as EEM, Puppet, Chef, SaltStack, and Ansible

Who Should Take This Course
* Anyone interested in obtaining their Cisco Certified Network Professional Enterprise certification (CCNP Enterprise)
* Anyone interested in taking their CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure or Wireless lab exams
* Anyone interested in recertifying their CCIE Enterprise Infrastructure or Wireless certifications
* Anyone interested in learning how to build and manage enterprise wired and wireless networks

Course Requirements
This complete video training product assumes the user has a fundamental understanding of networking concepts equivalent to the Cisco CCNA certification.

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Table of Contents

Lesson 1: Packet Forwarding
1.1 Packet Forwarding Overview
1.2 Layer 2 Forwarding Essentials
1.3 Layer 3 Forwarding
Lesson 2: Switch Operations
2.2 Switch Port Types
2.3 VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP)
2.4 Dynamic Trunking Protocol (DTP)
Lesson 3: Spanning Tree
3.1 Introducting the Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
3.2 Building STP Topology
3.3 Per VLAN Spanning Tree (PVST) and PVST+
3.4 STP Convergence
3.5 Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP)
3.6 Tuning the STP Topology
3.7 Optimizing the Spanning Tree Topology
3.8 Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP)
Lesson 4: EtherChannels
4.1 Introducing EtherChannel Bundles
4.2 Static EtherChannel
4.3 Port Aggregation Protocol (PAgP)
4.4 Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP)
4.5 Layer 3 EtherChannel Bundles
4.6 Troubleshooting EtherChannel Bundles
4.7 Load Balancing Traffic With EtherChannel
Lesson 5: IP Forwarding
5.1 Routing Protocol Overview
5.2 Path Selection
5.3 Platform Architecture
5.4 Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF)
Lesson 6: OSPF
6.1 Introducing Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
6.2 OSPF Configuration
6.3 Timers and Failure Dectection
6.4 Designated Router and Backup Designated Router
6.5 OSPF Network Types
6.6 Areas
6.7 Default Route Advertisement
6.8 Link State Advertisements (LSA)
6.9 OSPF Path Selection
6.10 Internal Route Summarization
Lesson 7: OSPFv3
7.1 Introducing Open Shortest Path First Version 3 (OSPFv3)
7.2 OSPFv3 Configuration and Verification
Lesson 8: BGP
8.1 Introducing Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
8.2 Communication
8.3 Session Configuration
8.4 Prefix Advertisement
8.5 Route Summarizatoin
8.6 BGP Communities
8.7 BGP Multihoming
8.8 Best Path
8.9 Multiprotocol BGP for IPv6
Lesson 9: Route Filtering
9.1 Conditional Matching of Routes
9.2 Route Maps
9.3 OSPF Filtering
9.4 BGP Route Filtering
Lesson 10: Multicast
10.1 Multicast Fundamentals
10.2 Multicast Addressing (L2 and L3 Addressing)
10.3 Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
10.4 Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM)
10.5 Rendezvous Points (RP)
10.6 Multicast Packet Flow
10.7 Configuring and Verifying Multicast
Lesson 11: Quality of Service (QoS)
11.1 The Need for Quality of Service (QoS)
11.2 QoS Models
11.3 Classification and Marking
11.4 Policing and Shaping
11.5 Congestion Management and Avoidance
Lesson 12: IP Services
12.1 Network Time Protocol (NTP) Overview
12.2 Configuring and Verifying NTP
12.3 Hot Standby Router Protocol (HSRP) Overview
12.4 Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP)
12.5 Global Load Balancing Protocol (GLBP)
Lesson 13: Network Address Translation (NAT)
13.1 Introducing Network Address Translation (NAT)
13.2 Static NAT
13.3 Pooled NAT
13.4 Port Address Translation (PAT)
Lesson 14: Secure Access Control
14.1 Network Security Design for Threat Defence
14.2 Next Generation Endpoint Security
14.3 Cisco Stealthwatch
14.4 Cisco ISE
14.5 802.1x
14.6 MAB
14.7 Cisco TrustSec
14.8 MACSec
Lesson 15: Infrastructure Security
15.1 ACLs
15.2 Configuring and Verifying ACLs
15.3 Terminal Lines and Password Protection
15.4 AAA
15.5 ZBFW
15.6 Control Plane Policing (CoPP)
Lesson 16: Wireless
16.1 Introducing Cisco Wireless
16.2 Layer 1 Concepts
16.3 RF Power
16.4 RSSI
16.5 RF Calculations
16.6 SNR
16.7 Band and Channels
16.8 Wireless Devices Capabilities
16.9 AP Modes and Antenna Types
16.10 Wireless LAN TopologiesStandalone
16.11 Wireless LAN TopologiesCentralized Mode
16.12 Wireless LAN TopologiesFlexConnect Mode
16.13 Wireless LAN TopologiesEWC/Mobility Express, IP Addressing, Mesh, Auto-Anchor
16.14 Access Point Discovery and Join Process
16.15 Main Principles and Use Cases for Layer 2 and Layer 3 Roaming
16.16 Configuring Wireless
16.17 Troubleshoot WLAN Configuration and Wireless Client Connectivity Issues
16.18 Wireless Security General Considerations
16.19 Configuring the Wireless Controller, Open Authentication, WPA2 PSK Authentication
16.20 Configuring Local EAP Authentication, External EAP Authentication, Web-Auth Authentication
Lesson 17: Overlay Tunnels
17.1 Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE) Overview
17.2 Configuring and Verifying GRE Tunnels
17.3 IPSec Fundamentals
17.4 Site-to-Site IPSec VPN Overview
17.5 Configuring and Verifying Site-to-Site IPSec VPN
17.6 LISP Fundamentals
17.7 VXLAN Fundamentals
17.8 VXLAN-EVPN Overview
Lesson 18: Cisco Software-Defined Access Solution
18.1 Introducting Cisco Software-Defined Access Solution
18.2 Cisco Software-Defined Access Control
18.3 Cisco Software-Defined Access Data Planes
18.4 Fabric Roles and Terminology
18.5 Inserting Fabric Into a Traditional Campus Network
18.6 Fabric Wireless and L2 Domain Stretch
18.7 DNA Center Demo (Design and Policy)
18.8 DNA Center Demo (DNA Center Assurance)
Lesson 19: Cisco SD-WAN Solution
19.1 Introducing Cisco SD-WAN Solution
19.2 Value Proposition and Cisco SD-WAN Benefits
19.3 Value Proposition and Cisco SD-WAN Use Cases
19.4 Cisco SD-WAN Architecture
19.5 Cisco SD-WAN Solution Concepts: Orchestration Plane
19.6 Cisco SD-WAN Solution Concepts: Control Plane
19.7 Cisco SD-WAN Solution Concepts: Data Plane
19.8 Cisco SD-WAN Solution Concepts: Management Plane
19.9 Cisco SD-WAN Protocols, Topologies and Important Concepts
19.10 Transport Features
19.11 Data Plane Features
19.12 Device and Application Automation
19.13 Using Cisco SD-WAN With Traditional WAN Networking
19.14 vManage Demo
Lesson 20: Virtualization
20.1 Server Virtualization
20.2 Network Function Virtualization (NFV)
20.3 Enterprise Network Function Virtualization (ENFV)
Lesson 21: Network Assurance
21.1 Diagnose Network Problems Using Tools Such as Debugs, Conditional Debugs,Traceroute, Ping, SNMP and Syslog
21.2 Ping and Traceroute Commands
21.3 Debug Commands
21.4 Conditional Debug Commands
21.5 SNMP Commands
21.6 Syslog Commands
21.7 Configure and Verify Device Monitoring Using Syslog for Remote Logging
21.8 Configure and Verify NetFlow and Flexible NetFlow
21.9 Configure and Verify SPAN/RSPAN
21.10 Configure and Verify ERSPAN
21.11 Exploring the Dashboard and Design
21.12 Exploring Assurance Network Health
21.13 Exploring Assurance Client Health
21.14 Configure and Verify IP SLA
Lesson 22: Network Programmability
22.1 API
22.2 Tools and Resources
22.3 Data Formats
22.4 Cisco DNA Center APIs
22.5 Cisco vManage APIs
22.6 Data Models and Supporting Protocols
22.7 Cisco DevNet
22.8 GitHub
22.9 Introduction to Python
22.10 Python Variables and Data Types
22.11 Python Data Structures
22.12 Writing Python Program Using Loops and Functions
22.13 Dealing With JSON Data in Python
22.14 Enabling NETCONF and RESTCONF on Cisco IOS-XE
Lesson 23: Automation Tools
23.1 EEM
23.2 Configuring EEM
23.3 Puppet
23.4 Chef
23.5 SaltStack
23.6 Ansible

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