Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services v1.2 - SPEDGE (Professional)

Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services v1.2 - SPEDGE (Professional) Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

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In this course, you will learn how to implement Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) within their networks and how to enable service provider point of presence (POP) to provide Layer 2 and Layer 3 VPNs. Through hands-on labs, you will gain practical skills on deploying Cisco IOS/IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR features to operate and support service provider network.

Exam format
Exam Number: 642-889 SPEDGE
Associated Certifications: CCNP Service Provider
Duration: 90 minutes (65-75 questions)
Register with: Pearson VUE

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Intended Audience for this Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services v1.2 - SPEDGE (Professional) Course

  • » Network administrators, engineers, and managers who would like to implement MPLS VPN service in their networks
  • » Systems engineers
  • » Individuals preparing for CCNP Service Provider certification.

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Course Prerequisites for Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services v1.2 - SPEDGE (Professional)

  • » SPNGN1 - Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2
  • » SPNGN2 - Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 2 v1.2
  • » SPROUTE - Deploying Cisco Service Provider Network Routing
  • » SPADVROUTE - Deploying Cisco Service Provider Advanced Network Routing v1.2
  • » SPCORE - Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Core Network Services v1.2

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Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services v1.2 - SPEDGE (Professional) Course Objectives

  • » VPN technologies used in the service provider environment
  • » Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) VPN peer-to-peer architecture
  • » Steps to provide MPLS Layer 3 VPN service in service provider networks
  • » Use the MPLS Layer 3 VPN model to implement managed services and Internet access
  • » Layer 2 VPNs and Ethernet services
  • » Traffic policing and shaping, including token bucket, dual token bucket, and dual-rate policing

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Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services v1.2 - SPEDGE (Professional) Course Outline

      1. VPN Technologies
        1. Introduction to VPNs
          1. VPN Implementation Models
          2. Benefits and Drawbacks
        2. Introducing MPLS VPNs
          1. MPLS VPN Architecture, Route Distinguishers (RDs), Route Targets (RTs), and Virtual Routing Tables
          2. End-to-End Routing Update Flow
          3. VPN Label Propagation between PE Routers and the MPLS VPN End-to-End Forwarding Mechanism
      2. MPLS Layer 3 VPNs
        1. Implementing MPLS Layer 3 VPN Backbones
          1. Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF)
          2. Enable VRF
          3. Enable MP-BGP
        2. Deploying Basic Routing in MPLS VPNs
          1. Per VRF Static Routes
          2. Static Route PE-CE Routing Sessions
          3. RIP PE-CE Routing Sessions
          4. EIGRP PE-CE Routing Sessions
        3. Connecting Customers Using BGP or OSPF
          1. Configuring an OSPFv2 PE-CE Routing Session
          2. Configuring an OSPFv3 PE-CE Routing Session
          3. Configuring a BGP PE-CE Routing Session
          4. Troubleshooting MPLS VPNs
      3. Special Connectivity in MPLS Layer 3 VPNs
        1. Special Connectivity in MPLS Layer 3 VPNs
          1. Central Service VPNs and Advanced VRF Features
          2. Managed CE Router Service
        2. Implementing Internet Access and MPLS Layer 3 VPNs
          1. Common Customer Internet Connectivity Scenarios
          2. Design Models for Combining Internet Access with MPLS Layer 3 VPN Services
          3. Implementing Internet Access Service Separate from MPLS Layer 3 VPN Services
          4. Implementing Internet Access Solutions in which the Internet Access is Provided as a Separate VPN
        3. Introducing MPLS Inter-Domain Solutions
          1. MPLS Inter-Domain Solutions
          2. CSC Feature
          3. Inter-AS MPLS Models
      4. MPLS IPv6 and Interdomain Solutions
        1. Deploying IPv6 in an MPLS Environment
          1. IPv6 in MPLS Environments
          2. Using Layer 2 MPLS VPNs to Support IPv6
          3. 6PE Architecture
          4. 6VPE Architecture
        2. Introducing MPLS Interdomain Solutions
          1. MPLS Interdomain Solutions
          2. CSC Overview
      5. Layer 2 VPNs
        1. Layer 2 VPNs
        2. Any Transport over MPLS (AToM)
          1. Characteristics, Implementation, and Verification
        3. Implementing VPLS
          1. Implementing Virtual Private LAN Services (VPLS) on Cisco IOS XR Routers
          2. Implementing VPLS and H-VPLS
        4. Enhancing Layer 2 VPN Scalability
          1. VPLS vs. H-VPLS
      6. Labs
        1. Lab 1: Implement MPLS Layer 3 VPN Backbones
        2. Lab 2: Connect MPLS VPN Sites via Static, RIP, and EIGRP
        3. Lab 3: Connect MPLS VPN Sites via BGP and OSPF
        4. Lab 4: Overlapping and Common Services VPNs
        5. Lab 5: Internet Connectivity in MPLS VPNs
        6. Lab 6: Implement 6VPE
        7. Lab 7: Implement CSC
        8. Lab 8: Implement EoMPLS
        9. Lab 9: Implement VPLS
        10. Lab 10: Enhance Layer 2 VPN Scalability

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » 642-889 SPEDGE : Implementing Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Edge Network Services (SPEDGE)

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

David M.
- Networking expert with several Cisco certifications, including CCENT, CCNA, CCDA, CCSI, and CCVP. - Has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning. - Average rating of 8.75 out of 9 on student evaluation reports.

Bio:

David has been in the Networking field for the past eleven years and holds several Cisco certifications. He has been an instructor since 2005 and has taught over 90 courses at NetCom Learning.

David is an extremely enthusiastic trainer with a raw passion towards teaching and delivering Cisco information and takes great pride in his career as an instructor, which has lead him to develop and deliver the class in his own unique way; very professional and knowledgeable, yet pleasant and enjoyable. His classes have a high passing rate for students taking certification exams, and averages 8.75 out of 9 on evaluation reports.
Michael G.
- Over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer.
- An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, as well as select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.
- High-skilled and acclaimed instructor. Has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning.

Bio:

Michael has over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer. An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, Michael also teaches select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.

Michael's dedication and passion for teaching is unmatched. He has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning since 2006 and his evaluation scores average 8.7 out of 9.
William D.
- Bachelors and Masters in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania, in addition to several IT certifications.
- Over 20 years of experience in the IT industry; background ranges from engineering, administration and escalation support in networks.

Bio:

William is a highly-skilled IT professional with Bachelors and Masters Degree in Mathematics from University of Pennsylvania. He has been working in the IT industry for over 20 years, with experience in engineering, administration and escalation support in networks ranging from small to large scale complex enterprise environments.

As a Cisco and CompTIA Subject Matter Expert, he holds several certifications, including Cisco CCNA, CCNP, and CCIE. William is one of NetCom's top trainers, consistently scoring high marks in student evaluations.

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