Workshop

WROU01: Routing I

Duration
3 days
Level of Study
Intermediate

Synopsis

This technical workshop is made up of lectures and hands-on lab exercise to teach basic routing concept, classifications of different routing protocols, Internet routing architecture, Basic network infrastructure design principles, OSPF, BGP etc. Also presented for understanding and to encourage best practice.

The course also includes considerable practical work based on IPv4 as well as IPv6 and Cisco IOS router configuration commands.

Target audience

Entry and/or mid level technical staff of ISP, network operators or enterprise, who are involved in day-to-day network operation function.

Prerequisites

It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of network operations, Internet technologies, OSI reference model, TCP/IP and router operating system software (i.e Cisco IOS etc).

Course outline

  • Introduction to IP Routing
  • Routing Protocol Basic
  • IPv6 Address Structure
  • Routing Lab Topology Overview
  • Operation of OSPF Routing Protocol
  • Lab Exercise on Basic Router and OSPF Dynamic Routing Configuration
  • Basic BGP Operation
  • BGP Attributes and Path Selection Process
  • BGP Scaling Techniques
  • Lab Exercise on iBGP, eBGP, RR, Peer group etc.
  • Internet Exchange [IX] Policy Overview and Configuration requirement

Other requirements

Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers for hands-on lab exercises.

Maximum number of attendees

40 participants per workshop

Please note

Certificate of participation is provided upon successful completion of the course.