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Introducing routing and switching in the enterprise; 2v. (CD-ROM included).


Introducing routing and switching in the enterprise; 2v. (CD-ROM CD-ROM: see compact disc.
 in full compact disc read-only memory

Type of computer storage medium that is read optically (e.g., by a laser).

Reid, Allan et al.

Cisco Press Cisco Press is a publishing alliance between Cisco Systems and the Pearson Education division of Pearson PLC.  


877 pages



CCNA See Cisco certification.  discovery learning guide


This two-volume book/CD-ROM set is the official supplemental textbook for the course, Introducing Routing and Switching in the Enterprise, in the Cisco Networking Academy The Cisco Networking Academies, part of Cisco Systems, offer networking courses, like the CCNA and CCNP courses, which prepare students for the certification exams of the same name, and other computer-related courses.  CCNA Discovery curriculum version 4. The book supplements the online course content with expanded coverage of CCNA exam material, additional glossary terms, bonus labs, and additional activities. The first book of the two-volume set covers equipment applications and protocols installed in enterprise networks, with a focus on switched networks, IP telephony requirements, and security. It also introduces advanced routing protocols such as the Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing protocol Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP) is a Cisco proprietary routing protocol loosely based on their original IGRP. EIGRP is an advanced hybrid routing protocol, with optimizations to minimize both the routing instability incurred after topology changes, as well  and the Open Shortest Path First protocol. Learning features include chapter objectives, key terms, quizzes, questions, and activities. The second book of the set contains 44 labs, 4 additional challenge labs, and an appendix on lab equipment interfaces and initial configuration restoration, with space for answers and notes. The CD- ROM contains about 60 activities, plus files for Packet Tracer exercises (Packet Tracer software is not included). It also offers IT career information and links to lifelong learning in networking. Reid is a CCNA/CCNP instructor at the Centennial College CATC CATC Cisco Academy Training Center
CATC Computer Access Technology Corporation (Santa Clara, CA, USA)
CATC Clean Air Technology Center
CATC Combined Arms Training Center
CATC Calhoun Area Technology Center
 in Toronto.

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