Description

The Cisco Unified Wireless Networking (CUWN) v7.2 is a 5-day course that enables network administrators to deploy a wireless LAN (WLAN) enterprise solution through the identification and successful implementation of site-appropriate hardware and software features in a Cisco Unified Wireless Network.

Objectives

  • Identify how the Cisco Unified Wireless Network solution meets the challenges of successful WLAN deployments
  • Select and properly install the Cisco Unified Wireless Network hardware appropriate to site and use requirements
  • Administer the WLAN, 802.11 security policies, and QoS appropriately to protect and optimize performance on the wireless network
  • Configure and implement the key Cisco Unified Wireless Network security features to mitigate WLAN security threats
  • Utilize a recommended troubleshooting methodology and the various tools available to gather and assess system data to isolate equipment failures and security threats

Outline


Cisco WLAN Solutions
  • Characterizing Cisco Enterprise WLANs
  • Identifying Hardware Models
  • Describing WLC Terms and Protocols

Cisco Unified Wireless Network Installation and Configuration
  • Installing Hardware Components
  • Configuring the Cisco WLC Setup
  • Configuring Cisco WLC Settings
  • Configuring LAG
  • Configuring IPv6
  • Describing AP Operational Modes
  • Configuring 802.11 Protocols, Performance Optimization, and Auto RF
  • Implementing Cisco CleanAir

Cisco Unified Wireless Network Administration
  • Associating an AP to a WLC
  • Configuring Mobility Groups and Roaming
  • Administering Individual WLANs and AP Groups
  • Configuring QoS
  • Performing General Administration
  • Service Provider Enhancements

Cisco Unified Wireless Network Security
  • Describing 802.11 Weak Security Policy
  • Configuring Security Parameters
  • Configuring a Cisco Unified Wireless Network to Support 802.1X Authentication

Cisco Unified Wireless Network Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Troubleshooting Cisco Unified Wireless Network
  • Gathering VLAN Traffic and Other Data
  • Configuring Policies and Management
  • Loading Device Code and Managing Configuration Data

Prerequisite Knowledge

  • Cisco CCNA or equivalent work experience
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Windows and Windows networking
  • Prior attendance at IUWNE course (recommended)