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CCNP Routing and Switching Foundation Learning Library: Foundation Learning for CCNP ROUTE, SWITCH, and TSHOOT (642-902, 642-813, 642-832)


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  • Copyright 2011
  • Edition: 1st
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  • ISBN-10: 1-58705-885-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-58705-885-1

These foundation learning guides help you understand the topics on the three CCNP Routing and Switching exams.


• Internet Protocol (IP) routing protocol principles

• Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)

• Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)

• Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)

• IP Version 6 (IPv6)


• VLANs, trunks, VTP, and STP

• Inter-VLAN Routing

• Multilayer switching

• High availability and redundancy

• Switch security fundamentals


• Troubleshooting wireless, unified communications, and video issues

• Maintaining and troubleshooting network security implementations

• Cisco IOS® software for maintenance and troubleshooting

• Troubleshooting switched virtual interfaces, Inter-VLAN Routing, and LAN switch operation

• Troubleshooting OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, and route redistribution


CCNP Routing and Switching Foundation Learning Library is a comprehensive foundation learning package for the three CCNP Routing and Switching exams: ROUTE, SWITCH, and TSHOOT. The three books contained in this package, Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) Foundation Learning Guide, Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH) Foundation Learning Guide, and Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT) Foundation Learning Guide build your knowledge of CCNP Routing and Switching topics. These authorized CCNP Foundation Learning guides are written by experts, bringing years of teaching and consulting experience together in an ideal self-study format.


Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) Foundation Learning Guide teaches you how to select and implement the appropriate Cisco IOS services required to build a scalable, routed network. Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH) Foundation Learning Guide ensures that you have the skills to plan, configure, and verify the implementation of complex enterprise switching solutions. Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT) Foundation Learning Guide helps you master planning tasks, performance measurements, configuring and verifying, and correct troubleshooting procedures and documentation tasks.


Each of these official learning guides provides a list of topics covered to clearly identify the focus of each chapter, a summary of key concepts for quick study, and review questions that provide you with an opportunity to assess and reinforce your understanding of the material.


CCNP Routing and Switching Foundation Learning Library is part of a recommended learning path from Cisco that includes simulation and hands-on training from authorized Cisco Learning Partners and self-study products from Cisco Press. To find out more about instructor-led training, e-learning, and hands-on instruction offered by authorized Cisco Learning Partners worldwide, please visit

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 Routing Services

Chapter 2 Configuring the Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol

Chapter 3 Configuring the Open Shortest Path First Protocol

Chapter 4 Manipulating Routing Updates

Chapter 5 Implementing Path Control

Chapter 6 Implementing a Border Gateway Protocol Solution for ISP Connectivity

Chapter 7 Implementing Routing Facilities for Branch Offices and Mobile Workers

Chapter 8 Implementing IPv6 in an Enterprise Network

Appendix A Answers to Review Questions

Online Supplemental Material:

    Appendix B IPv4 Supplement

    Appendix C BGP Supplement

    Acronyms and Abbreviations


Chapter 1 Analyzing the Cisco Enterprise Campus Architecture

Chapter 2 Implementing VLANs in Campus Networks

Chapter 3 Implementing Spanning Tree

Chapter 4 Implementing Inter-VLAN Routing

Chapter 5 Implementing High Availability and Redundancy in a Campus Network

Chapter 6 Securing the Campus Infrastructure

Chapter 7 Preparing the Campus Infrastructure for Advanced Services

Appendix A


Chapter 1 Planning Maintenance for Complex Networks

Chapter 2 Troubleshooting Processes for Complex Enterprise Networks

Chapter 3 Using Maintenance and Troubleshooting Tools and Applications

Chapter 6 Troubleshooting Addressing Services

Chapter 7 Troubleshooting Network Performance Issues

Chapter 8 Troubleshooting Converged Networks

Chapter 9 Maintaining and Troubleshooting Network Security

Chapter 10 Review and Preparation for Troubleshooting Complex Enterprise

Chapter 4 Maintaining and Troubleshooting Campus Switched Solutions

Chapter 5 Maintaining and Troubleshooting Routing Solutions

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