Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks


Description This comprehensive Cisco Authorized course will teach students the complex concepts and commands necessary to configure Cisco routers for scalable operation in large and/or growing internetworks. This course will also help students prepare for the CCNP and CCIP certifications.

Who should attend

Individuals seeking certification as a Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) and network administrators


This course is part of the following Certifications:

  • Cisco Certified Design Professional  (CCDP)
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional  (CCNP)
  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Professional  (CCIP)
  • CCIE Routing & Switching  (CCIERS Routing & Switching)
  • CCIE Service Provider  (CCIESP Service Provider)
  • CCIE Security  (CCIES Security)
  • CCIE Voice  (CCIEV Voice)
  • Cisco Certified Design Expert  (CCDE)

To full benefit from this course, you should have attended the CCNA curriculum. The following are recommended courses:

Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part 1 (ICND1)

Course Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Utilize advanced IP addressing including variable length subnet masks, route summarization, Classless Interdomain Routing (CIDR), IP Version 6 (IPv6), and Network Address Translation (NAT) with route maps
  • Identify advanced IP routing principles, including static and dynamic routing characteristics and the concepts of classless routing and network boundary summarization
  • Configure Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP) for a scalable network
  • Configure Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) for a scalable multiarea network
  • Configure Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS) for a scalable multiarea network
  • Manipulate routing updates and packet flow using redistribution, distribution lists, administrative distance, route maps, and policy-based routing
  • Configure basic Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) for internal and external Border Gateway Protocol connections