IT TRAINING

Cisco AMPLS – Advanced Implementing and Troubleshooting MPLS VPN Networks

In this course you will learn to develop, troubleshoot and deploy a complex Multiprotocol Label Switching Virtual Private Network. You will also explore the complexity of the benefits of the MPLS VPN  solution, including the best practices for implementing the inter-autonomous system MPLS VPNs, Multicast VPNs, Quality of Service.

Other topics covered in this course include practical skills and theory.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?
This course is aimed at designers, implementers, support staff and network professional who are involved with the design and deployment of high-end and large-scale networks requiring MPLS VPNs.

what you will learn

What you will learn
Upon completion you will know how to:
Components of the MPLS control and forwarding planes
Troubleshoot an MPLS network using MPLS Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (MPLS OAM) tools and features
Implement and verify advanced Label Distribution Protocol (LDP) control plane features
Implement and verify intranet and extranet MPLS VPNs to extend a customer network to multiple sites
Troubleshoot an MPLS VPN
Scale MPLS VPNs to allow for additional capacity within an MPLS VPN network
Implement inter-AS VPNs to extend a customer VPN across multiple service providers
Implement QoS within an MPLS VPN network
Implement multicast service within an MPLS VPN
Implement Multi-VRF (vrf-lite) to extend an MPLS VPN to a customer site
Implement Internet access within an MPLS VPN

Prerequisites

Prerequisite
Students need to have:
Ability to efficiently use Cisco IOS Software to perform Cisco router configuration
Considerable knowledge in routed networks, including network protocols and IP subnets
Ability to configure and troubleshoot OSPF or IS-IS routing protocols in a large-scale network
Ability to configure and troubleshoot BGP routing
Ability to configure and verify basic MPLS functionality
Ability to configure QoS policies using Modular QoS (MQC)
Ability to configure and verify basic IP multicast routing

Course outline

Course Outline

1. Course and Lab Introduction
2. Implementing and Troubleshooting MPLS Control and Forwarding Planes
Reviewing MPLS Control Plane and Forwarding Plane Functionality
Troubleshooting MPLS Control and Forwarding Planes
Configuring and Verifying Advanced LDP Functionality
3. Implementing and Verifying MPLS VPNs
Implementing and Verifying Intranet and Extranet MPLS VPNs
Troubleshooting MPLS VPNs
Scaling and Convergence in MPLS VPNs
Implementing and Verifying Inter-AS MPLS VPNs
4. Implementing and Verifying MPLS VPN Service Overlays
Implementing and Verifying Quality of Service in MPLS VPN Networks
Implementing and Verifying Multicast in MPLS VPN Networks
5. Implementing and Verifying Advanced MPLS VPN Features
Implementing and Verifying Multi-VRF (vrf-lite)
Implementing Internet Access in an MPLS VPN

Follow on
There are no follow-ons for this course.

Certification programs
There are no certifications associated with this course.