Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) Foundation Learning Guide

Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) Foundation Learning Guide : (CCNP ROUTE 300-101)

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Now updated for Cisco's new ROUTE 300-101 exam, Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE) Foundation Learning Guide is your Cisco (R) authorized learning tool for CCNP (R) or CCDP (R) preparation. Part of the Cisco Press Foundation Learning Series, it teaches you how to plan, configure, maintain, and scale a modern routed network. Focusing on Cisco routers connected in LANs and WANs at medium-to-large network sites, the authors show how to select and implement Cisco IOS services for building scalable, routed networks. They examine basic network and routing protocol principles in detail; introduce both IPv4 and IPv6; fully review EIGRP, OSPF, and BGP; explore enterprise Internet connectivity; cover routing updates and path control; and present today's router security best practices. Each chapter opens with a list of topics that clearly identifies its focus. Each chapter ends with a summary of key concepts for quick study, as well as review questions to assess and reinforce your understanding. Throughout, configuration and verification output examples illustrate critical issues in network operation and troubleshooting. This guide is ideal for all certification candidates who want to master all the topics covered on the ROUTE 300-101 exam. Serves as the official book for the newest version of the Cisco Networking Academy CCNP ROUTE course Includes all the content from the newest Learning@Cisco ROUTE course and information on each of the ROUTE exam topics Compares basic routing protocol features and limitations Examines RIPv2 and RIPng Covers EIGRP operation and implementation for both IPv4 and IPv6 Explores OSPFv2 implementation, and OSPFv3 for both IPv4 and IPv6 Discusses network performance optimization via routing updates Introduces path control with Cisco Express Forwarding (CEF) switching, policy-based routing (PBR), and service level agreements (SLAs) Addresses enterprise Internet connectivity via single or redundant ISP connections Explains BGP terminology, concepts, operation, configuration, verification, and troubleshooting Covers securing the management plane of Cisco routers using authentication and other recommended practices Presents self-assessment review questions, chapter objectives, and summaries to facilitate effective studying
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  • Hardback | 768 pages
  • 198 x 240 x 46mm | 1,439.98g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Cisco Press
  • Indianapolis, United States
  • English
  • 1587204568
  • 9781587204562
  • 294,830

About Diane Teare

Diane Teare, P.Eng, CCNP, CCDP, CCSI, PMP, is a professional in the networking, training, project management, and e-learning fields. She has more than 25 years of experience in designing, implementing, and troubleshooting network hardware and software, and has been involved in teaching, course design, and project management. She has extensive knowledge of network design and routing technologies. Diane is a Cisco Certified Systems Instructor (CCSI), and holds her Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP), and Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications. She is an instructor, and the Course Director for the CCNA and CCNP Routing and Switching curriculum, with one of the largest authorized Cisco Learning Partners. She was the director of e-learning for the same company, where she was responsible for planning and supporting all the company's e-learning offerings in Canada, including Cisco courses. Diane has a bachelor's degree in applied science in electrical engineering and a master's degree in applied science in management science. She authored or co-authored the following Cisco Press titles: the first edition of this book; the second edition of Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures (ARCH); Campus Network Design Fundamentals; the three editions of Authorized Self-Study Guide Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks (BSCI); and Building Scalable Cisco Networks. Diane edited the first two editions of the Authorized Self-Study Guide Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions (DESGN), and Designing Cisco Networks. Bob Vachon, is a professor at Cambrian College in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, where he teaches Cisco networking infrastructure courses. He has more than 30 years of work and teaching experience in the computer networking and information technology field. Since 2001, Bob has collaborated as team lead, lead author, and subject matter expert on various CCNA, CCNA-S, and CCNP projects for Cisco and the Cisco Networking Academy. He also was a contributing author for the Routing Protocols Companion Guide, Connecting Networks Companion Guide, and authored the CCNA Security (640-554) Portable Command Guide. In his downtime, Bob enjoys playing the guitar, playing pool, and either working in his gardens or white-water canoe tripping. Rick Graziani teaches computer science and computer networking courses at Cabrillo College in Aptos, California. Rick has worked and taught in the computer networking and information technology field for almost 30 years. Before teaching, Rick worked in IT for various companies, including Santa Cruz Operation, Tandem Computers, and Lockheed Missiles and Space Corporation. He holds a Master of Arts degree in computer science and systems theory from California State University Monterey Bay. Rick also works for the Cisco Networking Academy Curriculum Engineering team and has written other books for Cisco Press, including IPv6 Fundamentals. When Rick is not working, he is most likely surfing. Rick is an avid surfer who enjoys surfing at his favorite Santa Cruz breaks.
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Table of contents

Introduction xxv Chapter 1 Basic Network and Routing Concepts 1 Differentiating Routing Protocols 2 Enterprise Network Infrastructure 2 Role of Dynamic Routing Protocols 3 Choosing a of Dynamic Routing Protocols 5 IGP versus EGP 5 Types of Routing Protocols 7 Convergence 8 Route Summarization 9 Route Protocol Scalability 10 Understanding Network Technologies 10 Traffic Types 11 IPv6 Address Types 13 ICMPv6 Neighbor Discovery 14 Network Types 15 NBMA Networks 16 Routing Over the Internet 18 Connecting Remote Locations with Headquarters 18 Principles of Static Routing 19 Configuring an IPv4 Static Route 20 Configuring a Static Default Route 22 Basic PPP Overview 23 PPP Authentication Overview 23 PPPoE 26 Basic Frame Relay Overview 28 VPN Connectivity Overview 31 MPLS-based VPNs 31 Tunneling VPNs 32 Hybrid VPNs 32 Routing Across MPLS VPNs 32 Routing Over GRE Tunnel 34 Dynamic Multipoint Virtual Private Network 35 Multipoint GRE 36 NHRP 37 IPsec 39 Routing and TCP/IP Operations 40 MSS, Fragmentation, and PMTUD 40 IPv4 Fragmentation and PMTUD 41 Bandwidth Delay Product 41 TCP Starvation 42 Latency 42 ICMP Redirect 42 Implementing RIPng 43 RIP Overview 43 RIPv2 Overview 45 Configuring RIPng 47 Basic RIPng Configuration 47 Propagating a Default Route 50 Investigating the RIPng Database 53 Summary 55 Review Questions 56 Chapter 2 EIGRP Implementation 59 Establishing EIGRP Neighbor Relationships 60 EIGRP Features 60 EIGRP Features 62 EIGRP Operation Overview 63 Configuring and Verifying Basic EIGRP for IPv4 64 Manipulating EIGRP Timers 73 EIGRP Neighbor Relationship over Frame Relay 74 Establishing EIGRP over Layer 3 MPLS VPN 74 Establishing EIGRP over Layer 2 MPLS VPN 75 Building the EIGRP Topology Table 76 Building and Examining the EIGRP Topology Table 77 Choosing the Best Path 80 Exchange of Routing Knowledge in EIGRP 88 EIGRP Metric 88 EIGRP Metric Calculation 89 EIGRP Wide Metrics 90 EIGRP Metric Calculation Example 90 EIGRP Metric Calculation Example 91 EIGRP Path Calculation Example 92 Optimizing EIGRP Behavior 94 EIGRP Queries 95 EIGRP Stub Routers 96 Configuring EIGRP Stub Routing 97 EIGRP Stub Options 100 Stuck in Active 108 Reducing Query Scope by Using Summary Routes 109 Configuring EIGRP Summarization 110 Determining the Summary Route 116 Obtaining Default Route 120 Load Balancing with EIGRP 123 Configuring EIGRP Load Balancing 123 EIGRP Load Balancing 124 EIGRP Load Balancing Across Unequal-Metric Paths 126 Configuring EIGRP for IPv6 128 Overview of EIGRP for IPv6 128 Configuring and Verifying EIGRP for IPv6 129 EIGRP for IPv6 Configuration 130 Determining the IPv6 Summary Route 134 Named EIGRP Configuration 136 Introduction to Named EIGRP Configuration 136 Configuring Named EIGRP 137 Address Families 139 EIGRP for IPv4 Address Family 139 EIGRP for IPv6 Address Family 142 Named EIGRP Configuration Modes 148 Classic Versus Named EIGRP Configuration 150 Summary 151 Review Questions 152 Chapter 3 OSPF Implementation 155 Establishing OSPF Neighbor Relationships 155 OSPF Features 156 OSPF Operation Overview 157 Hierarchical Structure of OSPF 158 Design Restrictions of OSPF 160 OSPF Message Types 160 Basic OSPF Configuration 161 Optimizing OSPF Adjacency Behavior 170 Using OSPF Priority in the DR/BDR Election 174 OSPF Behavior in NBMA Hub-and-Spoke Topology 175 The Importance of MTU 177 Manipulating OSPF Timers 179 OSPF Neighbor Relationship over Point-to-Point Links 182 OSPF Neighbor Relationship over Layer 3 MPLS VPN 182 OSPF Neighbor Relationship over Layer 2 MPLS VPN 184 OSPF Neighbor States 184 OSPF Network Types 186 Configuring Passive Interfaces 187 Building the Link-State Database 187 OSPF LSA Types 188 Examining the OSPF Link-State Database 189 OSPF Link-State Database 190 OSPF Type 2 Network LSA 196 OSPF Type 3 Summary LSA 197 OSPF Type 4 ASBR Summary LSA 199 OSPF Type 5 External LSA 201 Periodic OSPF Database Changes 203 Exchanging and Synchronizing LSDBs 204 Synchronizing the LSDB on Multiaccess Networks 206 Running the SPF Algorithm 207 Configuring OSPF Path Selection 208 OSPF Path Selection 208 OSPF Best Path Calculation 210 Default OSPF Costs 211 Calculating the Cost of Intra-Area Routes 214 Calculating the Cost of Interarea Routes 214 Selecting Between Intra-Area and Interarea Routes 215 Optimizing OSPF Behavior 215 OSPF Route Summarization 216 Benefits of Route Summarization 217 Configuring OSPF Route Summarization 218 Summarization on ABRs 223 Summarization on ASBRs 224 OSPF Virtual Links 225 Configuring OSPF Virtual Links 227 Configuring OSPF Stub Areas 229 OSPF Stub Areas 230 OSPF Totally Stubby Areas 234 Cost of the Default Route in a Stub Area 236 The default-information originate Command 237 Other Stubby Area Types 238 OSPFv3 239 Configuring OSPFv3 240 Implementing OSPFv3 241 OSPFv3 for IPv4 and IPv6 246 Configuring Advanced OSPFv3 260 OSPFv3 Caveats 261 Summary 262 Review Questions 263 Chapter 4 Manipulating Routing Updates 267 Using Multiple IP Routing Protocols on a Network 267 Why Run Multiple Routing Protocols? 269 Running Multiple Routing Protocols 269 Administrative Distance 269 Multiple Routing Protocols Solutions 270 Implementing Route Redistribution 270 Defining Route Redistribution 270 Planning to Redistribute Routes 271 Redistributing Routes 271 Seed Metrics 272 Default Seed Metrics 273 Configuring and Verifying Basic Redistribution in IPv4 and IPv6 275 Redistributing OSPFv2 Routes into the EIGRP Routing Domain 276 Redistributing OSPFv3 Routes into the EIGRP for IPv6 Routing Domain 279 Redistributing EIGRP Routes into the OSPFv2 Routing Domain 281 Redistributing EIGRP for IPv6 Routes into the OSPFv3 Routing Domain 285 Types of Redistribution Techniques 287 One-Point Redistribution 287 Multipoint Redistribution 288 Redistribution Problems 289 Preventing Routing Loops in a Redistribution Environment 291 Verifying Redistribution Operation 292 Controlling Routing Update Traffic 292 Why Filter Routes? 292 Route Filtering Methods 293 Using Distribute Lists 294 Configuring Distribute Lists 294 Distribute List and ACL Example 295 Using Prefix Lists 297 Prefix List Characteristics 297 Configuring Prefix Lists 298 Distribute List and Prefix List Example 299 Prefix List Examples 300 Verifying Prefix Lists 301 Manipulating Redistribution Using ACLs, Prefix Lists, and Distribute Lists 302 Using Route Maps 305 Understanding Route Maps 305 Route Map Applications 305 Configuring Route Maps 306 Route Map Match and Set Statements 308 Configuring Route Redistribution Using Route Maps 310 Using Route Maps with Redistribution 310 Manipulating Redistribution Using Route Maps 311 Mutual Redistribution without Route Filtering 312 Mutual Redistribution with Route Maps 313 Change Administrative Distance to Enable Optimal Routing 315 Manipulating Redistribution Using Route Tagging 318 Caveats of Redistribution 319 Summary 320 References 323 Review Questions 323 Chapter 5 Path Control Implementation 327 Using Cisco Express Forwarding Switching 327 Control and Data Plane 328 Cisco Switching Mechanisms 328 Process and Fast Switching 332 Cisco Express Forwarding 333 Analyzing Cisco Express Forwarding 335 Verify the Content of the CEF Tables 335 Enable and Disable CEF by Interface and Globally 341 Understanding Path Control 343 The Need for Path Control 343 Implementing Path Control Using Policy-Based Routing 344 PBR Features 344 Steps for Configuring PBR 345 Configuring PBR 346 Verifying PBR 348 Configuring PBR Example 348 Implementing Path Control Using Cisco IOS IP SLAs 354 PBR and IP SLA 354 IP SLA Features 354 Steps for Configuring IP SLAs 356 Verifying Path Control Using IOS IP SLAs 360 Configuring IP SLA Example 361 Configuring PBR and IP SLA Example 364 Summary 369 References 370 Review Questions 370 Chapter 6 Enterprise Internet Connectivity 373 Planning Enterprise Internet Connectivity 374 Connecting Enterprise Networks to an ISP 374 Enterprise Connectivity Requirements 374 ISP Redundancy 375 Public IP Address Assignment 376 The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority 376 Regional Internet Registries 377 Public IP Address Space 377 Autonomous System Numbers 378 Establishing Single-Homed IPv4 Internet Connectivity 381 Configuring a Provider-Assigned IPv4 Address 381 DHCP Operation 382 Obtaining a Provider-Assigned IPv4 Address with DHCP 383 Configuring a Router as a DHCP Server and DHCP Relay Agent 384 NAT 385 Configuring Static NAT 388 Configuring Dynamic NAT 389 Configuring PAT 390 Limitations of NAT 392 NAT Virtual Interface 393 Configuring NAT Virtual Interface 393 Verifying NAT Virtual Interface 396 Establishing Single-Homed IPv6 Internet Connectivity 398 Obtaining a Provider-Assigned IPv6 Address 398 Manual Assignment 399 Configuring Basic IPv6 Internet Connectivity 399 Stateless Address Autoconfiguration 401 DHCPv6 Operation 402 Stateless DCHPv6 403 Stateful DHCPv6 404 DHCPv6 Prefix Delegation 405 NAT for IPv6 405 NAT64 405 NPTv6 405 IPv6 ACLs 405 IPv6 ACL Characteristics 406 Configuring IPv6 ACLs 406 Securing IPv6 Internet Connectivity 409 Improving Internet Connectivity Resilience 410 Drawbacks of a Single-Homed Internet Connectivity 410 Dual-Homed Internet Connectivity 410 Dual-Homed Connectivity Options 411 Configuring Best Path for Dual-Homed Internet Connectivity 411 Multihomed Internet Connectivity 413 Summary 415 References 417 Review Questions 418 Chapter 7 BGP Implementation 423 BGP Terminology, Concepts, and Operation 424 BGP Use Between Autonomous Systems 424 Comparison with Other Scalable Routing Protocols 425 BGP Path Vector Characteristics 426 BGP Characteristics 428 BGP Tables 430 BGP Message Types 431 Open and Keepalive Messages 431 Update Messages 433 Notification Messages 433 When to Use BGP 433 When Not to Use BGP 434 Implementing Basic BGP 435 BGP Neighbor Relationships 435 External BGP Neighbors 436 Internal BGP Neighbors 437 iBGP on All Routers in a Transit Path 438 Basic BGP Configuration Requirements 442 Entering BGP Configuration Mode 442 Defining BGP Neighbors and Activating BGP Sessions 443 Basic BGP Configuration and Verification 444 Configuring and Verifying an eBGP Session 445 Configuring and Verifying an iBGP Session 449 Advertising Networks in BGP and Verifying That They Are Propagated 450 Using the Next-Hop-Self Feature 457 Understanding and Troubleshooting BGP Neighbor States 458 BGP Session Resilience 460 Sourcing BGP from Loopback Address 461 eBGP Multihop 463 Resetting BGP Sessions 464 BGP Attributes and the Path-Selection Process 467 BGP Path Selection 467 BGP Path-Selection Process 468 The Path-Selection Decision Process with a Multihomed Connection 469 BGP Attributes 471 Well-Known Attributes 471 Optional Attributes 472 Defined BGP Attributes 472 The AS-Path Attribute 473 The Next-Hop Attribute 474 The Origin Attribute 475 The Local-Preference Attribute 475 The Community Attribute 475 The MED Attribute 476 The Weight Attribute (Cisco Only) 478 Changing the Weight for All Updates from a Neighbor 479 Changing the Weight Using Route Maps 479 Influencing BGP Path Selection 480 Changing the Weight 485 Changing Local Preference 486 Setting the AS-Path 488 Controlling BGP Routing Updates 491 Filtering BGP Routing Updates 492 BGP Filtering Using Prefix Lists 492 BGP Filtering Using AS-Path Access Lists 494 BGP Filtering Using Route Maps 496 Filtering Order 498 Clearing the BGP Session 498 BGP Peer Groups 498 Peer Group Operation 498 Peer Group Configuration 500 Peer Group Configuration Example 500 Implementing BGP for IPv6 Internet Connectivity 502 MP-BGP Support for IPv6 502 Exchanging IPv6 Routes over an IPv4 Session 504 Exchanging IPv6 Routes over an IPv6 Session 506 BGP for IPv6 Configuration and Verification 507 Initial State of Routers 508 Enable eBGP IPv6 Route Exchange 511 Enable iBGP IPv6 Route Exchange 516 Comparing IPv4 to Dual (IPv4/IPv6) BGP Transport 518 BGP Filtering Mechanisms for IPv6 518 IPv6 Prefix List Filtering 518 IPv6 Path Selection with BGP Local Preference 519 Summary 520 References 522 Review Questions 523 Chapter 8 Routers and Routing Protocol Hardening 527 Securing the Management Plane on Cisco Routers 528 Securing the Management Plane 529 Router Security Policy 530 Encrypted Passwords 531 Use Strong Passwords 532 Encrypting Passwords 532 Authentication, Authorization, Accounting 536 RADIUS and TACACS+ Overview 536 Enabling AAA and Local Authentication 538 Enabling AAA RADIUS Authentication with Local User for Backup 539 Enabling AAA TACACS+ Authentication with Local User for Backup 541 Configuring Authorization and Accounting 542 Limitations of TACACS+ and RADIUS 542 Use SSH Instead of Telnet 543 Securing Access to the Infrastructure Using Router ACLs 547 Implement Unicast Reverse Path Forwarding 549 uRPF in an Enterprise Network 550 uRPF Examples 550 Enabling uRPF 551 Implement Logging 551 Implementing Network Time Protocol 552 NTP Modes 552 Enabling NTP 554 Securing NTP 555 NTP Versions 556 NTP in IPv6 Environment 557 Simple NTP 557 Implementing SNMP 558 SNMPv3 561 Enabling SNMPv3 561 Verifying SNMPv3 562 Configuration Backups 563 The archive Command 563 Using SCP 565 Enabling SCP on a Router 565 Disabling Unused Services 567 Conditional Debugging 568 Enabling Conditional Debugging 569 Routing Protocol Authentication Options 570 The Purpose of Routing Protocol Authentication 570 Plain-Text Authentication 571 Hashing Authentication 572 Time-Based Key Chains 574 Key Chain Specifics 574 Authentication Options with Different Routing Protocols 575 Configuring EIGRP Authentication 576 EIGRP Authentication Configuration Checklist 577 Configuring EIGRP Authentication 577 Configure EIGRP MD5 Authentication Mode 578 Configure EIGRP Key-Based Routing Authentication 579 Configuring EIGRP for IPv6 Authentication 581 Configure EIGRP for IPv6 MD5 Authentication Mode 581 Configuring Named EIGRP Authentication 582 Configuring OSPF Authentication 583 OSPF Authentication 583 OSPF MD5 Authentication 584 Configure OSPF MD5 Authentication 584 Configure OSPF MD5 Authentication on Interfaces 585 Configure OSPF MD5 Authentication in an Area 586 OSPFv2 Cryptographic Authentication 587 Configuring OSPFv2 Cryptographic Authentication 587 Configure OSPFv2 Cryptographic Authentication Example 588 OSPFv3 Authentication 590 Configuring OSPFv3 Authentication 590 Configuring OSPFv3 Authentication on an Interface Example 591 Configuring OSPFv3 Authentication in an Area Example 592 Configuring BGP Authentication 593 BGP Authentication Configuration Checklist 594 BGP Authentication Configuration 594 BGP for IPv6 Authentication Configuration 596 Implementing VRF-Lite 597 VRF and VRF-Lite 597 Enabling VRF 597 Easy Virtual Network 601 Summary 603 References 604 Review Questions 604 Appendix A Answers to End of Chapter Review Questions 607 Appendix B IPv4 Supplement 613 Appendix C BGP Supplement 671 Appendix D Acronyms and Abbreviations 697 9781587204562, TOC, 12/18/2014
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