Cisco SPNGN2 – Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks Part 2 v1.2

In this course you will learn how to implement and support a service provider network. You will focus on using Cisco switches and Cisco routers connected in LANs and WANs and typically found in the service provider network. You will also learn how to configure, verify and troubleshoot various Cisco networkign devices.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?
This course is aimed at network administrators, engineers, managers and system engineers working in a service provider environment, network designers, project managers and program managers.

what you will learn

What you will learn

Upon completion you will know :

Operation of IP and data network

IPv4 and IPv6 addressing schemes

Configure switched network technologies

Routed network technologies

Configure IP services

Configure Cisco operating systems and platforms

Configure transport technologies

Configure access and edge technologies

Configure security in the network

MPLS, multicast, and high availability

Configure network management

VPN technologies



Students need to have:

Basic computer literacy

Basic Microsoft Windows navigation skills

Basic Internet usage skills

Basic knowledge of networking concepts

Basic knowledge of Cisco IOS/IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR software configuration

Skills and knowledge equivalent to Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 (SPNGN1)

Course outline

Course Outline

1. Service Provider Network Construction
Introduction to Service Providers
Interconnecting ISP Networks
Global IP Address Space Management
Global Routing
Cisco IP NGN Architecture
Components of a Cisco IP NGN Infrastructure Layer
Cisco IP NGN of the Future
2. Advanced LAN Switching
Implementing VLANs and Trunks
Spanning Tree Protocol Enhancements
Spanning Tree Options
Routing Between VLANs
Concept of Inter-VLAN Routing
Configuring a Router for Inter-VLAN Routing
Configuring a Layer 3 Switch for Inter-VLAN Routing
First Hop Redundancy Protocols
Gateway Redundancy Problem
Hot Standby Router Protocol
Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol
Gateway Load Balancing Protocol
3. Internal Service Provider Traffic Forwarding
Link-State Routing Protocols
Service Provider IP and MPLS Core Network
Link-State Routing Protocol Basics
Link-State Database and SPF Calculations
Implementing OSPF
OSPF Basics
Adding Interfaces to OSPF
OSPF Load Balancing
OSPF Authentication
Implementing IS-IS
IS-IS Basics
Adding Interfaces to IS-IS
IS-IS Load Balancing
IS-IS Authentication
Implementing Route Redistribution
Route Redistribution Basics
Route Redistribution into OSPF
Route Redistribution into IS-IS
MPLS Basics
Label Distribution Protocol
MPLS Configuration
4. External Service Provider Routing
Introducing BGP
Interdomain Routing
AS Types and Redundancy
BGP Characteristics and Limitations
Address Families
Understanding BGP Path Attributes
BGP Path Attributes
Establishing BGP Sessions and Processing BGP Routes
BGP Peering
External and Internal Border Gateway Protocol
Network Layer Reachability Information (NLRI)
Best Route Selection Criteria
Route Propagation
Advertising Networks
Configuring Basic BGP
Configuring the BGP Process
Configuring Routing Parameters
5. ACLs and IP Address Translation
Implementing Access Control Lists (ACLs)
Standard ACLs
Extended ACLs
Service Provider Edge Filtering
Transitioning to IPv6
Transition Issues
Carrier-Grade NAT
IPv6-in-IPv4 Tunneling
6. Cisco Service Provider Platforms
Cisco Hardware Platform Placement
Cisco Routers, Switches, and Other Devices
Cisco Routers in the Core Network
Cisco Routers and Switches in the Edge and Aggregation Network
Cisco Routers in the Access Network
Cisco Switches in the Access Network
Cisco IOS XR Software Architecture and Features
Cisco IOS XR Software Architecture
Cisco IOS XR Software High-Availability Features
Cisco IOS XR Software Release Cycle
Software Maintenance Operations on Cisco IOS XR and Cisco IOS XE
Cisco IOS XR Software Packages
Cisco IOS XR Software Upgrades
Installing Cisco IOS XR from the Beginning
Cisco IOS XR Firmware Updates
Cisco IOS XE Software Packages
Configuration Management with Cisco IOS XR Software
Committing Configuration
Configuration Rollback Points

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

Certification Programs
CCNA 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