Description

The Introducing IP Fundamentals of Cisco Fabric for Media (IPFMFD) v2.0 course is a 2-day instructor-led training program that introduces you to Internet Protocol (IP) technologies. This course covers Ethernet functions and standards, the basic principles of IP, the Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) stack, and other technologies used in modern networks. Lab exercises focus on configuring basic IP functionality on switches and servers.

The price in Cisco Learning Credits (CLC) for the IPFMFD course is 24 CLCs per person.

This class will help you:
  • Gain a solid foundation in how Ethernet functions and standards, IP, the TCP/IP stack, and other technologies are used in modern networks
  • Prepare to use Cisco IP Fabric for Media (IPFM) to deploy a flexible, scalable, and secure IP-based media infrastructure

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Date: from 7.6.2021 to 8.6.2021
Language: English
Location: Europe/Africa
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Date: from 18.10.2021 to 19.10.2021
Language: English
Location: Europe/Africa
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Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:
  • Identify the components of a computer network and describe their basic characteristics.
  • Describe network fundamentals, and explain a simple LAN.
  • Describe hardware and wiring that is used to build a network.
  • Describe the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) reference model.
  • Explain the datalink layer characteristics, Ethernet protocol, and switch operation.
  • Introduce students to key network layer components, definitions, and standards.
  • Explain the purpose and functions of the transport layer.
  • Describe end-to-end packet delivery.
  • Describe routing.
  • Describe multicast networks, applications, and protocols.
  • Explain data center architecture in each layer and describe new leaf-spine topology approaches.
  • Explain virtualization and Software-Defined Networking (SDN).

Outline

The course contains these components:
  • Course Introduction
  • Ethernet Hardware
  • Describing the OSI and TCP/IP Models
  • Understanding Ethernet and Switch Operation
  • Describing IPv4 Network Layer Addressing
  • Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
  • Packet Delivery Process
  • Describing Routing
  • IP Multicast
  • Describing Data Center Network Architectures
  • Virtualization and Software-Defined Networking

Lab Outline:
  • Configure VLANs and Trunks
  • Configure Multilayer Switching and IP Addressing
  • Configure Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
  • Multicast on Cisco Nexus Switches

Prerequisite Knowledge

To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Basic PC operating system navigation skills
  • Basic Internet usage skills
  • Basic IP address knowledge
  • Basic understanding of networking protocols

These Cisco courses are recommended to help you meet these prerequisites: