Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part 2 (ICND2)


The Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices, Part 2 (ICND2) v3.0 course provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot a small enterprise network. You learn to perform fundamental skills including Quality of Service (QoS) elements and understanding their applicability, how virtualized and cloud services interact and impact enterprise networks and, you will cover an overview of network programmability and the related controller types and tools that are available to support software defined network architectures.

New Exam: 200-105


Individuals seeking the Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification
Entry-level Network Engineer
Network Administrator
Network Support Technician
Help Desk Technician


Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part 1 (ICND1)


By the end of this course, you will be able to:

Operate a medium-sized LAN with multiple switches, supporting VLANs, trunking, and spanning tree
Troubleshoot IP connectivity
Describe how to configure and troubleshoot EIGRP in an IPv4 environment, and configure EIGRP for IPv6
Configure and troubleshoot OSPF in an IPv4 environment and configure OSPF for IPv6
Define characteristics, functions, and components of a WAN
Describe how device management can be implemented using the traditional and intelligent ways.


Implementing Cisco IP Routing v2.0 (ROUTE)
Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks v2.0 (SWITCH)
Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks v2.0 (TSHOOT)

  OUTLINE: Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part 2 (ICND2)

Module 1: Implementing Scalable Medium-Sized Networks

VLAN connectivity troubleshooting
Redundant switched topologies
Spanning-tree operation
Link aggregation using EtherChannel
Layer 3 redundancy protocols
HSRP and FHRP configuration and verification

Module 2: Troubleshooting Basic Connectivity

IPv4 network connectivity troubleshooting
Guidelines for IPv4 vs IPv6
IPv6 network connectivity troubleshooting

Module 3: Implementing an EIGRP-Based Solution

EIGRP features, path selection and composite metric
EIGRP for IPv6
EIGRP common issues and detection

Module 4: Implement a Scalable OSPF-Based Solution

OSPF components
Multiarea OSPF implementation
OSPFv3 for IPv6 configuration and verification
Multiarea OSPF troubleshooting

Module 5: Wide-Area Networks

WAN topology and connectivity options
Point-to-point protocols and configuration
GRE tunnels
EBGP configuration and verification

Module 6: Network Device Management

Common access layer threat mitigation techniques
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Cloud computing
QoS mechanisms


Troubleshooting VLANs and Trunks
Configuring Root Bridge and Analyze STP Topology
Troubleshooting STP Issues
Building Redundant Switched Topologies
Configuring and Verifying EtherChannel
Improving Redundant Switched Topologies with EtherChannel
Configuring and Verifying HSRP
Troubleshooting HSRP
Implementing and Troubleshooting HSRP
Configuring and Verifying IPv4 Extended Access Lists
Troubleshooting IPv4 Network Connectivity
Troubleshooting IPv4 Connectivity
Configuring and Verifying IPv6 Extended Access Lists
Troubleshooting IPv6 Network Connectivity
Troubleshooting IPv6 Connectivity
Configuring and Verifying EIGRP
Implementing EIGRP
Configuring and Verifying EIGRP for IPv6
Configuring and Verifying Single-Area OSPF
Configuring and Verifying Multiarea OSPF
Implementing Multiarea OSPF
Configuring and Verifying OSPFv3
Implementing OSPFv3 for IPv6
Troubleshooting Multiarea OSPF
Troubleshooting OSPF
Configuring Serial Interface and PPP
Configuring and Verifying MLP
Configuring and Verifying PPPoE Client
Implementing WAN Using Point-to-Point Protocols
Configuring and Verifying GRE Tunnel
Implementing GRE Tunnel
Configuring and Verifying Single Homed EBGP
Implementing Single-Homed EBGP
Configuring External Authentication Using RADIUS and TACACS+
Configuring SNMP
Implementing Device Management and Security