Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions


Description The Designing for Cisco Internetworks Solutions course teaches students general approaches and technologies for network design while promoting Cisco solutions in designing and implementing scalable internetworks.

Who should attend

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) certification candidates.


This course is part of the following Certifications:

  • CCIE Routing & Switching  (CCIERS Routing & Switching)
  • Cisco Certified Design Associate  (CCDA)
  • CCIE Service Provider  (CCIESP Service Provider)
  • Cisco Certified Design Expert  (CCDE)

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification

Building Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks (BCMSN)

are both recommended before taking DESGN. Students should also have practical experience with deploying and operating networks based on Cisco network devices and Cisco IOS software.

Course Objectives

After completing this course the student should be able to:

  • Explain the expected behaviors of different types of meetings
  • Modify configuration settings based on customer’s requirements
  • Identify reports for usage analysis and capacity planning
  • Articulate security options at multiple MeetingPlace solutions levels
  • Complete the planning process to upgrade/patch a MeetingPlace 8100 server and Integrated Gateways
  • Describe the conversion process from a PCI server to an 8100 server
  • Complete an upgrade/patch of 8100 server from a earlier version of software
  • Upgrade/patch the Integration gateways
  • Functional testing of the 8100 server and MeetingPlace integrations
  • Provide a detailed description of the interaction between MeetingPlace system components
  • Identify the processes associated with the MeetingPlace application and provide an in-depth explanation about the functionality of each process
  • Demonstrate success in troubleshooting level-two MeetingPlace system problems isolation
  • Analyze “crash dump” information to determine system0level failures
  • Analyze system output displays to identify key fields available to assist in problem resolution
  • Describe the data gathering requirements of the problem escalation process used to resolve complex system-level failures