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Introduction to Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification

Different Types of Router Memory

How to communicate with a Router using Console, Auxiliary, Telnet, SSH, HTTP and HTTPS connections

How to connect and access a router or switch using console connection

How to connect to router or switch console if serial port is not available in computer

How to use HyperTerminal Terminal Emulator to configure or monitor a Cisco Router or Switch

How to use Putty Terminal Emulator to configure or monitor a Cisco Router or Switch

Cisco's Three-tier Hierarchical Network Model

Benefits of segmenting a network using a Router

Unicast, Multicast, Broadcast, What is Unicast, What is Multicast and What is Broadcast

What are Collision Domain and Broadcast Domain

Cisco Router Boot Sequence

Cisco Router Configuration Files

Naming Convention of Cisco IOS Image Files

How to backup IOS and configuration files to Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP) Server

Cisco IOS Command Line modes

How to configure passwords to secure Cisco Router

Basic Cisco Router Configuration Commands

Cisco Router Show Commands

Important Key Combinations of Cisco IOS Command Line Interface (CLI)

Router interface naming convention

Cisco Router interface configuration commands

Different types of interfaces in a Cisco Router

What is a Subinterface in a Cisco Router and how to create a subinterface in a Cisco Router

What is loopback interface in a Cisco Router

How to configure Router Serial Interfaces

What is Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP)

Important Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP) IOS commands

What are Routing and Switching - Difference between Routing and Switching

Types of Routes - Static Routes and Dynamic Routes

What is the difference between Routing Protocols and Routed Protocols

Difference Between Routable Protocol and Non-Routable Protocol

What is Dynamic Routing and different types of Dynamic Routing

What is Routing Metric Value

What is Convergence of Routing Tables

Introduction to Distance Vector Routing Protocols

Introduction to Routing Information Protocol (RIP)

Difference between RIPv1 and RIPv2

How to configure Routing Information Protocol (RIP)

RIP Metric (Hop Count) and Hop Count Calculation

Auto Summarization in RIP

RIP Authentication, RIPv2 Authentication, RIP Authentication Keychain Configuration

Introduction to Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (IGRP)

How to configure Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (IGRP)

What is Routing Loop and how to avoid Routing Loop

Introduction to Link State Routing Protocols

Introduction to Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) Protocol

How to configure Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)

What is OSPF Metric value Cost and OSPF default Cost Reference Bandwidth

What is OSPF Router ID, OSPF Router ID Selection Algorithm and How to Configure OSPF Router ID

What is OSPF Area, OSPF Hierarchical Network Design, and Advantages of OSPF Areas

Introduction to Hybrid Routing Protocols

Introduction to Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)

How to configure Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)

EIGRP Metric Calculation Formula with example

Auto summarization in EIGRP

Introduction to Access Control Lists (ACL)

Standard Access Control Lists (ACLs)

Where should a Standard Access Control List (ACL) be placed

Access Control List (ACL) - Wildcard Masks

How to create and configure Standard Access Control Lists (ACLs)

Extended Access Control Lists (ACLs)

Where should an Extended Access Control List (ACL) be placed

Extended Access Control List (ACL) - Operators

Extended Access Control List (ACL) - TCP and UDP port numbers and names

Extended Access Control List (ACL)- established Keyword

How to create and configure Extended Access Control Lists (ACLs)

How to create and configure Access Control Lists (ACLs) for vty lines (telnet and ssh)

Named Access Control Lists (ACLs)

How to create and configure Standard Named Access Control Lists (ACLs)

How to create and configure Extended Named Access Control List (ACL)

How to edit a Named Access Control List (ACL) on router

What is NAT (Network Address Translation)

What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of NAT (Network Address Translation)

Different types of NAT - Static NAT, Dynamic NAT and PAT

NAT Address types - Inside Local, Inside Global, Outside Local, Outside Global

How to configure static NAT in a Cisco Router

How to configure dynamic NAT in a Cisco Router

How to configure PAT (Port Address Translation or NAT overload) in a Cisco Router

What is GRE (Generic Routing Encapsulation)

How to Configure Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE) Tunnel in Cisco IOS Router

Introduction to Network Switches

Difference between Network Switches and Bridges

Methods of Switching

What is switch management VLAN and how to configure Management VLAN

Basic Cisco Switch Configuration Commands

What is Broadcast Storm

What is Layer 2 Switching loop

What is Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)

What is Bridge Protocol Data Unit (BPDU) frame

Bridge Protocol Data Unit (BPDU) Frame Format

What are Spanning Tree Bridge Priority and Bridge ID values

How to configure Spanning Tree Protocol Root Primary and Root Secondary

How to change Spanning Tree Port Priority Value

How Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) select Root Port

What is a Designated Port

How Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) select Designated Port

Difference between Root Port and Designated Port

Spanning Tree Port States

How BPDU is generated and How BPDU works

Important Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Timers and their default values

How to Configure and Change Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Default Timer-Values for hello timer, forward delay timer and max age timer

Topology Changes in Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)

Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Convergence

Where to place the Spanning Tree Protocol Root Switch (Root Bridge)

Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) UplinkFast, Backbone Fast and Portfast

What is Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Uplink Fast

What is Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Backbone Fast

What is Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) PortFast

How to configure and verify Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) PortFast

How to enable or disable Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)

What is Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP)

Difference between Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) and Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP)

Per-VLAN Spanning Tree (PVST) and Per-VLAN Spanning Tree Plus (PVST+)

What is Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN)

Advantages of VLAN

VLAN Membership Types

How to create and name static VLAN

How to view VLAN information using "show vlan" command

Types of VLAN connection links - Trunk Links and Access Links

VLAN Frame Tagging

Inter-Switch Link (ISL) VLAN Tagging

IEEE 802.1Q VLAN Tagging

What is Native VLAN

How to configure VLAN trunk link and native VLAN

How to configure and assign a switch access port to a VLAN

What is VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP)

What is VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP) Domain

VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP) Modes

VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP) Advertisement Messages

How to configure VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP)

How to view VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP) information using "show vtp status" command

What is VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP) Pruning

What is DTP (Dynamic Trunking Protocol)

Difference Between DTP "dynamic desirable" and "dynamic auto" Modes

How to configure DTP (Dynamic Trunking Protocol) Modes

Introduction to IPv6 and IPv6 Addresses