Need to know
After completing this topic, you should be able to identify the protocols that can negotiate EtherChannel creation and maintenance.
Dynamic Trunking Protocol (DTP) Configuration
After completing this topic, you should be able to recognize the characteristics of Dynamic Trunking Protocol (DTP).
What the network is and what are the most important components which are participating?
Starting a Switch and Basic Configuration
Describe the startup of a Cisco IOS switch, log into the switch, configure it via the command-line interface.
Developing an Optimum Design for Layer 2
Typical causes of network congestion. Presenting the bridge and the switch as alternative options to alleviate those issues.
Understanding The TCP/IP Transport Layer
How layer 4 can provide connection-oriented and connection-less services via TCP and UDP. A key component of TCP is flow control - sequence numbers, acknowledgement numbers, and slider windows.