Cisco® Introducing IP Fundamentals of Cisco® Fabric for Media v2.0 (IPFMFD)

The Introducing IP Fundamentals of Cisco Fabric for Media (IPFMFD) v2.0 course introduces you to Internet Protocol (IP) technologies. This course covers Ethernet functions and standards, the basic principles of IP, the Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) stack, and other technologies used in modern networks. Lab exercises focus on configuring basic IP functionality on switches and servers.

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Learning Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the components of a computer network and describe their basic characteristics.
  • Describe network fundamentals, and explain a simple LAN.
  • Describe hardware and wiring that is used to build a network.
  • Describe the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) reference model.
  • Explain the datalink layer characteristics, Ethernet protocol, and switch operation.
  • Introduce students to key network layer components, definitions, and standards.
  • Explain the purpose and functions of the transport layer.
  • Describe end-to-end packet delivery.
  • Describe routing.
  • Describe multicast networks, applications, and protocols.
  • Explain data center architecture in each layer and describe new leaf-spine topology approaches.
  • Explain virtualization and Software-Defined Networking (SDN).

     

    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Course Outline
  • Course Introduction
  • Ethernet Hardware
  • Describing the OSI and TCP/IP Models
  • Understanding Ethernet and Switch Operation
  • Describing IPv4 Network Layer Addressing
  • Understanding the TCP/IP Transport Layer
  • Packet Delivery Process
  • Describing Routing
  • IP Multicast
  • Describing Data Center Network Architectures
  • Virtualization and Software-Defined Networking
  • 2 - Lab Outline
  • Configure VLANs and Trunks
  • Configure Multilayer Switching and IP Addressing
  • Configure Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
  • Multicast on Cisco Nexus® Switches
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    This course is designed for broadcast engineers with no previous IP experience.

    Other Prerequisites

    To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

    Basic computer literacy

    Basic PC operating system navigation skills

    Basic Internet usage skills

    Basic IP address knowledge

    Basic understanding of networking protocols

    Cisco® Introducing IP Fundamentals of Cisco® Fabric for Media v2.0 (IPFMFD)

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    Course Length : 2 Days

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