Cisco Ccna Ccnp Home Lab Tutorial A Guide To Cable Types

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When you’re putting your CCNA and/or CCNP home lab together, you’re not just buying routers and switches you’re creating a blueprint for success. There is no better way to learn about how real Cisco routers and switches work than to work with the real thing! Of course, it’s not enough to just get the routers […]


Cisco Ccnp Bcmsn Exam Tutorial Switches Qos And Cisco S Networking Model

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QoS is a big topic on your BCMSN and CCNP exams, and for good reason. As more and more traffic flows through today’s networks, accurately applying QoS to both your routers and switches becomes more important. Note the phrase “accurately applying”. You must have a plan in place before you start configuring QoS on your […]


Cisco Ccna Certification Cisco Switching Modes Tutorial

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To pass the CCNA exam and earn that coveted certification, you’ve got to know Cisco switches inside and out. Among the many important details you’ve got to know are the three methods that Cisco switches use to forward frames, and the differences between the three. The first switching method is Store-and-Forward. The name is the […]


Cisco Ccnp Certification Bcmsn Exam Tutorial Uplinkfast

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You remember from your CCNA studies that when a port goes through the transition from blocking to forwarding, you’re looking at a 50-second delay before that port can actually begin forwarding frames. Configuring a port with PortFast is one way to get around that, but again, you can only use it when a single host […]


Ccnp Bcmsn Exam Tutorial Vlan Trunking Protocol Vtp

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Passing the BCMSN exam and getting one step closer to the CCNP certification means learning and noticing details that you were not presented with in your CCNA studies. (Yes, I know – you had more than enough details then, right?) One protocol you’ve got to learn more details about is VTP, which seemed simple enough […]


Cisco Ccna Ccnp Home Lab Tutorial Cabling Your Access Server

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A Cisco home lab is an invaluable study tool when you’re preparing for CCNA and CCNP exam success. Once you’ve gotten a couple of routers and switches, you’ll quickly get tired of moving that blue console cable every time you want to configure a different device. The solution to this problem is purchasing and configuring […]


Cisco Ccna Ccnp Certification How And Why To Build An Etherchannel

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CCNA and CCNP candidates are well-versed in Spanning-Tree Protocol, and one of the great things about STP is that it works well with little or no additional configuration. There is one situation where STP works against us just a bit while it prevents switching loops, and that is the situation where two switches have multiple […]


Cisco Ccna Ccnp Certification Exam Same Command Different Results

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As a CCNA or CCNP, one thing you’ve got to get used to is that change is constant. Cisco regularly issues new IOS versions, not to mention the many different kinds of hardware they produce! While it’s always nice to have “the latest and the greatest” when it comes to routers, switches, firewalls, etc., we […]


Cisco Ccnp Bcmsn Exam Tutorial The Core Layer Of Cisco S Three Layer Model

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In this section, you’re going to be reintroduced to a networking model you first saw in your CCNA studies. No, it’s not the OSI model or the TCP/IP model – it’s the Cisco Three-Layer Hierarchical Model. Let’s face it, just about all you had to do for the CCNA was memorize the three layers and […]


Cisco Ccna Certification The Importance Of The Osi Model

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There’s nothing I enjoy more than teaching Cisco technologies, especially CCNA candidates. Whether it’s in-person or online, everyone’s excited to be there. There’s a sense of anticipation in the air, and everyone is ready to work hard, get their hands on the racks of Cisco routers and switches I have available… … and then I […]


Cisco Ccna Ccnp Certification Exam Cabling Your Home Lab

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More CCNA and CCNP candidates than ever before are putting together their own home labs, and there’s no better way to learn about Cisco technologies than working with the real thing. Getting the routers and switches is just part of putting together a great CCNA / CCNP home lab, though. You’ve got to get the […]


Cisco Ccna Certification Exam Tutorial Configuring And Troubleshooting Vtp

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Not only is your CCNA exam going to have questions on VLAN trunking protocol, almost any network that has more than one VLAN is going to have VTP running. Whether you’re planning on passing the CCNA exam or just brushing up on your networking skills, this VTP tutorial will help you learn the basics of […]


Cisco Ccna Certification How And Why Switches Trunk

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Your CCNA studies are going to include quite a bit of information about switches, and for good reason. if you don’t understand basic switching theory, you can’t configure and troubleshoot Cisco switches, either on the CCNA exam or in the real world. That goes double for trunking! Trunking is simply enabling two or more switches […]


Cisco Ccna Ccnp Home Lab Tutorial Planning Ahead For Ie Study

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Candidates preparing to pass the CCNP exams are putting together Cisco home labs like never before. With CCNA and CCNP home lab equipment more affordable than ever, candidates have realized the importance of working on real Cisco routers and switches on the way to earning their certifications. One question I get often from CCNP candidates […]


Well Kept Secrets In Home Decorating

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When it comes to redecorating your home, many people would say perfection lies in the details. So once you’ve selected your designer paints and custom fabrics and draperies and picked out high-end furnishings and artwork, take a moment to look around you. There’s a good chance you may have overlooked some significant details throughout your […]