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CCNP ROUTE 642-902 Official Certification Guide
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- Copyright 2011
- Edition: 1st
- ISBN-10: 0-13-277696-0
- ISBN-13: 978-0-13-277696-7
This is the eBook version of the print title. Note that the eBook does not provide access to the practice test software that accompanies the print book.
Trust the best selling Official Cert Guide series from Cisco Press to help you learn, prepare, and practice for exam success. They are built with the objective of providing assessment, review, and practice to help ensure you are fully prepared for your certification exam.
- Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes
- Review key concepts with Exam Preparation Tasks
CCNP ROUTE 642-902 Official Certification Guide is a best of breed Cisco® exam study guide that focuses specifically on the objectives for the CCNP® ROUTE exam. Senior instructor and best-selling author Wendell Odom shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.
CCNP ROUTE 642-902 Official Certification Guide presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. “Do I Know This Already?” quizzes open each chapter and allow you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks sections help drill you on key concepts you must know thoroughly.
Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.
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Wendell Odom, CCIE® No. 1624, is a 28-year veteran of the networking industry. He currently works as an independent author of Cisco certification resources and occasional instructor of Cisco authorized training for Skyline ATS. He has worked as a network engineer, consultant, systems engineer, instructor, and course developer. He is the author of several best-selling Cisco certification titles. He maintains lists of current titles, links to Wendell’s blogs, and other certification resources at www.TheCertZone.com.
This official study guide helps you master all the topics on the CCNP ROUTE exam, including:
- Network design, implementation, and verification plans
- IGP Redistribution
- Policy-based routing and IP service-level agreement (IP SLA)
- IPv4 and IPv6 coexistence
- Routing over branch Internet connections
This volume is part of the Official Certification Guide Series from Cisco Press. Books in this series provide officially developed exam preparation materials that offer assessment, review, and practice to help Cisco Career Certification candidates identify weaknesses, concentrate their study efforts, and enhance thei
Table of Contents
Part I Perspectives on Network Planning
Chapter 1 Planning Tasks for the CCNP Exams 3
Perspectives on CCNP Exam Topics Related to Planning 3
CCNP Route Exam Topics That Do Not Require the CLI 4
Impressions on the Planning Exam Topics 5
Relating the Exam Topics to a Typical Network Engineer’s Job 6
A Fictitious Company and Networking Staff 6
The Design Step 7
Implementation Planning Step 7
Verification Planning Step 9
Documenting the Results of the Implementation 10
Summary of the Role of Network Engineer 10
How to Prepare for the Planning Topics on the Exams 10
Planning Preparation: Design Review Table 12
Planning Preparation: Implementation Plan Peer Review Table 12
Create an Implementation Plan Table 13
Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table 13
Background Information on Implementation and Verification Plans 13
No Single Plan Style 13
Typical Elements in an Implementation Plan 14
Focus for Implementation Plans for CCNP 15
Structured Implementation Planning Methodologies 15
Typical Verification Plan Components 16
Part II EIGRP
Chapter 2 EIGRP Overview and Neighbor Relationships 19
“Do I Know This Already?” Quiz 20
Foundation Topics 23
EIGRP CCNA Review 23
Configuration Review 23
Verification Review 25
Internals Review 29
EIGRP Neighborships 32
Manipulating EIGRP Hello and Hold Timers 32
Preventing Unwanted Neighbors Using Passive Interfaces 36
Controlling Neighborships Using EIGRP Authentication 39
Controlling Neighborships with Static Configuration 43
Configuration Settings Th