This course provides students with in-depth knowledge of Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), the routing protocol that is one of the foundations of the Internet and New World technologies such as Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS). This curriculum covers the theory of BGP, configuration of BGP on Cisco IOS routers, detailed troubleshooting information and hands-on exercises that provide learners with the skills that they need to configure and troubleshoot BGP networks in customer environments. Different service solutions in the curriculum cover BGP network design issues and usage rules for various BGP features, preparing learners to design and implement efficient, optimal and trouble free BGP networks.
To fully benefit from this course, students should have the following prerequisite skills and knowledge:-Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Cisco IOS Software configuration-Configuring and troubleshooting RIP, EIGRP, OSPF and IS-IS-Skills and knowledge equivalent to those learned in:-Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices v2.0, Part 1 (ICND1 v2.0) and Part 2 (ICND2 v2.0)or-Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices: Accelerated Version 2.0 (CCNAX v2.0)-Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE v2.0)-Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks Part 1 (SPNGN1) v1.2-Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks Part 2 (SPNGN2) v1.2
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is intended primarily for network administrators, network engineers, network managers and systems engineers who would like to implement BGPThis course is intended for network designers and project managers. The course is also recommended to all individuals preparing for BGP exam