Cisco SPCORE – Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Core Network Services v1.2

In this course you will learn about Multiprotocol Label Swtiching and its implementation. You will also discuss topics like MPLS Traffic Engineering services build on the MPLS technology, the principles of quality service and quality of service with MPLS to implement advanced features and functions.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?
This course is aimed at network administrators, engineers, system engineers and individuals prepareing for CCNP Service Provider certification.

what you will learn

What you will learn

Upon completion you will know how to:

Features of MPLS and how MPLS labels are assigned and distributed

Requirements for traffic engineering in modern networks that must attain optimal resource utilization

QoS and the need to implement it

Classify and mark network traffic to implement an administrative policy requiring QoS

Cisco QoS queuing mechanisms used to manage network congestion

Traffic policing and shaping, including token bucket, dual token bucket, and dual-rate policing


Students need to have:

Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Cisco IOS, IOS XE, and Cisco IOS XR software configuration

Course outline

Course Outline

Running Label Distribution Protocol (LDP)
LDP Process
Forming Label Switched Path
MPLS Convergence
Platform Switching Mechanisms
Implementing MPLS in the Service Provider Core
Configure MPLS
Monitor MPLS
Troubleshoot MPLS
Running MPLS TE
Constraint-Based Path Computation
Path Setup and Maintenance
Assigning Traffic to Traffic Tunnels BGP Confederations
Implementing MPLS TE
MPLS TE Configuration
MPLS TE Path Selection
MPLS TE Process
Protecting MPLS TE Traffic
Link and Node Protection
MPLS TE Bandwidth Control
3. QoS in the Service Provider Network
Understanding QoS
Models for Implementing QoS
Implementing Cisco QoS and QoS Mechanisms
QoS Mechanisms
Implementing QoS
QoS in Service Provider Environment
Implementing MPLS Support for QoS
MPLS DiffServ QoS Models
4. QoS Classification and Marking
Using the Modular QoS CLI (MQC)
Using MQC for Classification
Using MQC for Class-Based Marking
Implementing Advanced QoS Techniques
Network-Based Application Recognition
QoS Tunneling Techniques
QoS Policy Propagation via BGP
Hierarchical QoS
5. QoS Congestion Management and Avoidance
Managing Congestion
Queuing Implementations
Configuring Class-Based Weighted Fair Queueing (CBWFQ)
Configuring Low Latency Queuing (LLQ)
Implementing Congestion Avoidance
Congestion Avoidance
Random Early Detection (RED)
Configuring Weighted Random Early Detection (WRED)
6. QoS Traffic Policing and Shaping
Implementing Traffic Policing
Class-Based Policing
Local Packet Transport Services
Implementing Traffic Shaping
Class-Based Shaping

Follow On
SPEDGE – Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services v1.2

Certification Programs
CCNP Service Provider

Course details

1900 EUR
5 Day Course

Training Schedule

  • Start Date: 2015-11-16
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Location: On Site
  • Training type: Instructor Led – Public Type
  • Instructor: Ionescu Marcel