Jan 26, 2022
CST 264 - CISCO - Connecting NetworksCredits: 3
Discusses the WAN technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network. Explains the selection criteria of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements.
Prerequisite(s): CST 260 with a minimum grade of “C”
Lecture Hours: 15 Lab Hours: 30
Meets MTA Requirement: None
Outcomes and Objectives
- Demonstrate understanding of Wide Area Network technologies.
- Identify different WAN technologies.
- Configure and verify a basic WAN serial connection.
- Configure and verify a PPP connection between routers.
- Configure and verify Frame Relay on routers.
- Implement and troubleshoot PPPoE.
- Demonstrate understanding of hierarchical network models.
- List the structured engineering principles for network design.
- Describe the various modules in network design.
- Explain how the three layers of a hierarchical network are used in network design.
- Troubleshoot WANs.
- Utilize NetFlow data to monitor the network.
- Troubleshoot and resolve STP operation issues.
- Troubleshoot and resolve inter-VLAN routing problems.
- Troubleshoot and resolve WAN implementation issues.
- Troubleshoot Etherchannel problems.
- Describe and select WAN access technologies.
- Define WAN operations.
- Describe WAN services available.
- Compare various private and public WAN technologies.
- Select the appropriate WAN protocol and service for a specific network requirement.
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