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Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR) 1.0

Route/Switch, Technology

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$4395 or 44 CLCs
HD-ILT or Virtual Delivery

*Offered through our partner Sunset Learning Institute

The Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR) v1.0 course gives you the knowledge and skills needed to configure, troubleshoot, and manage enterprise wired and wireless networks.

This course helps prepare you to take the 350-401 Implementing Cisco® Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR) exam, which leads to the new CCNP® Enterprise and Cisco Certified Specialist – Enterprise Core certifications.

Course Description

The Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR) v1.0 course gives you the knowledge and skills needed to configure, troubleshoot, and manage enterprise wired and wireless networks. You’ll also learn to implement security principles within an enterprise network and how to overlay network design by using solutions such as SD-Access and SD-WAN.

Course Details

Duration: 5 Days
Fee: $4395 (44 CLCs)

Course Prerequisites

The knowledge and skills that a learner should have before attending this course are:

  • Implementation of Enterprise LAN networks
  • Basic understanding of Enterprise routing and wireless connectivity
  • Basic understanding of Python scripting

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

  • Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions (CCNA)
  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, v3.0 (ICND1) + (ICND2)

Target Audience

This course provides advanced knowledge for pre- and post-sales network engineers and all support technicians involved in the installation, operation, and verification of Cisco devices in Enterprise networks. Common job roles include:

  • Mid-level network engineers
  • Network administrators
  • Network support technicians
  • Help desk technicians

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Configure, troubleshoot, and manage enterprise wired and wireless networks
  • Implement security principles within an enterprise network
  • Take the 350-401 Implementing Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR) exam

Course Outline

Lecture:

  • Examining Cisco Enterprise Network Architecture
  • Understanding Cisco Switching Paths
  • Implementing Campus LAN Connectivity
  • Building Redundant Switched Topology
  • Implementing Layer 2 Port Aggregation
  • Understanding EIGRP
  • Implementing OSPF
  • Optimizing OSPF
  • Exploring EBGP
  • Implementing Network Redundancy
  • Implementing NAT
  • Introducing Virtualization Protocols and Techniques
  • Understanding Virtual Private Networks and Interfaces
  • Understanding Wireless Principles
  • Examining Wireless Deployment Options
  • Understanding Wireless Roaming and Location Services
  • Examining Wireless AP Operation
  • Understanding Wireless Client Authentication
  • Troubleshooting Wireless Client Connectivity
  • Introducing Multicast Protocols
  • Introducing QoS
  • Implementing Network Services
  • Using Network Analysis Tools
  • Implementing Infrastructure Security
  • Implementing Secure Access Control
  • Understanding Enterprise Network Security Architecture
  • Exploring Automation and Assurance Using Cisco DNA Center
  • Examining the Cisco SD-Access Solution
  • Understanding the Working Principles of the Cisco SD-WAN Solution
  • Understanding the Basics of Python Programming
  • Introducing Network Programmability Protocols
  • Introducing APIs in Cisco DNA Center and vManage

Lab Activities:

  • Configure EIGRP Using Classic Mode and Named Mode for IPv4 and IPv6
  • Verify the EIGRP Topology Table
  • Configure EIGRP Stub Routing, Summarization, and Default Routing
  • Configure EIGRP Load Balancing and Authentication
  • Troubleshoot EIGRP Issues
  • Configure OSPFv3 for IPv4 and IPv6
  • Verify the Link-State Database
  • Configure OSPF Stub Areas and Summarization
  • Configure OSPF Authentication
  • Troubleshoot OSPF
  • Implement Routing Protocol Redistribution
  • Manipulate Redistribution
  • Manipulate Redistribution Using Route Maps
  • Troubleshoot Redistribution Issues
  • Implement PBR
  • Configure IBGP and External Border Gateway Protocol (EBGP)
  • Implement BGP Path Selection
  • Configure BGP Advanced Features
  • Configure BGP Route Reflectors
  • Configure MP-BGP for IPv4 and IPv6
  • Troubleshoot BGP Issues
  • Implement PBR
  • Configure Routing with VRF-Lite
  • Implement Cisco IOS DMVPN
  • Obtain IPv6 Addresses Dynamically
  • Troubleshoot DHCPv4 and DHCPv6 Issues
  • Troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 Access Control List (ACL) Issues
  • Configure and Verify Control Plane Policing
  • Configure and Verify Unicast Reverse Path Forwarding (uRPF)
  • Troubleshoot Network Management Protocol Issues: Lab 1
  • Troubleshoot Network Management Protocol Issues: Lab 2