Need to know
Router Internal Components Overview
After completing this topic, you should be able to distinguish between the major internal components of a router; describe the functions of ROM in a Cisco router.
Recognize the different ways IPv6 addresses can be allocated. Recognize the configuration commands for enabling IPv6.
Partitions and Calling Search Spaces
After completing this topic, you should be able to identify the roles of the Partitions and the Calling Search Spaces.
Implementing VLANs and Trunk
How to implement features like VLAN, trunking, spanning-tree protocol. Native VLANs. 802.1q trunking standard explained.
Starting a Router
The Cisco router startup sequence is similar to that of a Catalyst switch. You can use the setup utility to provide an initial configuration and then go into privileged mode and start configuring it.
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.