CCIE Routing and Switching v5.0 Official Cert Guide, Volume 2

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  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 12/8/2014
  • Publisher: Cisco Press
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CCIE Routing and Switching v5.0 Official Cert Guide, Volume 2, Fifth Edition from Cisco Press enables you to succeed on the exam the first time and is the only self-study resource approved by Cisco. Expert instructors Narbik Kocharians and Terry Vinson share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. This second of two volumes covers IP BGP routing, quality of service (QoS), wide area networks, IP multicast, network security, and Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) topics.

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The official study guide helps you master topics on the CCIE Routing and Switching v5.0 exams, including:
-- BGP operations and routing policies
-- QoS
-- WANs
-- IP Multicast
-- Device and network security and tunneling technologies

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Author Biography

Narbik Kocharians, CCIE No. 12410 (Routing and Switching, Security, SP), is a Triple CCIE with more than 32 years of experience in the IT industry. He has designed, implemented, and supported numerous enterprise networks. Narbik is the president of Micronics Training, Inc. (www.Micronicstraining.com), where he teaches CCIE R&S and SP boot camps.

Terry Vinson, CCIE No. 35347 (Routing and Switching, Data Center), is a seasoned instructor with nearly 25 years of experience teaching and writing technical courses and training materials. Terry has taught and developed training content, as well as provided technical consulting for high-end firms in the north Virginia/Washington, D.C. area. His technical expertise lies in the Cisco arena with a focus on all routing and switching technologies as well as the latest data center technologies, including Nexus switching, unified computing, and storage-area networking (SAN) technologies. Terry currently teaches for CCIE R&S and Data Center Bootcamps for Micronics Training, Inc. and enjoys sailing and game design in his “free time.”

Table of Contents

Part 1. IP BGP Routing

1. Fundamentals of BGP Operations

2. BGP Routing Policies


Part 2. QoS

3. Classification and Marking

4. Congestion Management and Avoidance

5. Shaping and Policing


Part 3. Wide-Area Networks

6. Wide Area Networks


Part 4. IP Multicast

7. Introduction to IP Multicast

8. IP Multicast Routing


Part 5. Security

9. Device and Network Security

10. Tunneling Technologies


Part 6. MultiProtocol Label Switching (MPLS)

11. MPLS

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