NetCom Learning

Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2 - SPNGN1 (Associate)

Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2 - SPNGN1 (Associate) Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

Cisco Career Guide

In this course, you will cover the fundamentals of networking as it relates to service providers (SPs). You will learn how networks and network components function, and you'll learn about major network components and the OSI reference model. If you are interested in attaining a CCNA Service Provider certification, you should also complete SPNGN2.

Exam format
Exam Number: 640-875 SPNGN1
Associated Certifications: CCNA Service Provider
Duration: 90 minutes (65-75 questions)
Register with: Pearson VUE

Next Class Dates

Contact us to customize this class with your own dates, times and location. You can also call 1-888-563-8266 or chat live with a Learning Consultant.

Back to Top

Intended Audience for this Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2 - SPNGN1 (Associate) Course

  • » Cisco Build-Operate-Transfer partners who are focused on service provider NGN networks specific to entry-level network operations personnel
  • » Service provider network operations organizations specific to entry-level network operations personnel
  • » Service provider operations customers, partners who support service provider NGN environments, and internal Cisco engineers who wish to pursue Cisco professional or expert-level SP operations certifications

Back to Top

Course Prerequisites for Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2 - SPNGN1 (Associate)

  • » Familiarity with binary
  • » Familiarity with IP subnetting
  • » Basic knowledge of the OSI model
  • » Basic idea of the operation of TCP/IP
  • » Basic knowledge of Ethernet

Back to Top

Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2 - SPNGN1 (Associate) Course Objectives

  • » Use the host-to-host packet delivery process
  • » Issues that are related to increasing traffic on an Ethernet LAN
  • » Switched LAN technology solutions to Ethernet networking issues
  • » Reasons for extending the reach of a LAN and the methods that can be used
  • » Reasons for connecting networks with routers and how routed networks transmit data by using TCP/IP
  • » Function of WANs and the major devices of WANs
  • » Configure PPP encapsulation, static and dynamic routing, and NAT
  • » Tools used to manage a service provider network

Back to Top

Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2 - SPNGN1 (Associate) Course Outline

      1. IP Fundamentals
        1. Functions of Networking
        2. Network Definition
        3. Network Utilization
        4. Characteristics of a Network
        5. TCP/IP Layers and the OSI
        6. Reference Model
        7. Encapsulation
        8. Layer 2 and Layer 3 Addresses
        9. Host-to-Host Communication
        10. IP Addressing Overview
        11. Types of Addresses
        12. IPv4 and IPv6 Headers
        13. Assigning Addresses in IPv6
        14. Internet Control Message Protocol
        15. Verifying the IP Address of a Host
        16. Domain Name System
        17. IP Addressing and Subnets
        18. Subnets
        19. Default Gateways
        20. IP Address Plan
        21. TCP/IP Transport Layer
        22. TCP and UDP Headers
        23. TCP Connection Establishment
        24. TCP Connection Teardown
        25. TCP Flow Control
      2. Basic LAN Switching
        1. Ethernet
        2. LAN
        3. History of Ethernet
        4. MAC Address
        5. Connecting to an Ethernet LAN
        6. Ethernet on Layer 1
        7. Copper Ethernet
        8. Ethernet Fiber Connection
        9. Using Switched LAN Technology
        10. Ethernet Limitations
        11. Hubs and Collisions
        12. Switches and Bridges
        13. Modern Switched Network
        14. Operating a Cisco Switch
        15. Cisco IOS Software Features
        16. Cisco IOS Command Line
        17. Cisco IOS Configuration
        18. Startup Process
        19. Basic Configuration
        20. Performing Switched Network Optimizations
        21. Port Settings
        22. Network Redundancy and Loops
        23. Spanning Tree Protocol
        24. EtherChannel
        25. Flex Link
        26. Troubleshooting Switch Issues
        27. Layered Troubleshooting
        28. Media Issues
        29. Port Issues
        30. Configuration Issues
      3. Basic IP Routing
        1. Functions of Routing
        2. Router Basics
        3. Routing Table and Routing Decision
        4. Building a Routing Table
        5. Introduction to Cisco IOS XR
        6. Classes of Cisco Routers
        7. Cisco IOS XR Command-Line
        8. Cisco IOS XR Configuration
        9. Configuring Basic Routing
        10. Static Route Configuration
        11. Routing Protocols
        12. Routing Information Protocol
        13. Configuring Routing Protocols
        14. Configuring EIGRP
        15. EIGRP
        16. EIGRP Configuration
        17. EIGRP Load Balancing
        18. EIGRP Authentication
        19. IPv6 Support in EIGRP
      4. Connectivity Technologies
        1. Access Technologies
        2. WANs
        3. WAN Hardware
        4. WAN Encapsulation
        5. Carrier Ethernet
        6. Service Provider Access, Edge, and Transport Technologies
        7. Enabling the WAN Internet Connection
        8. Internet Access Basics
        9. NAT Basics
        10. Static NAT
        11. Dynamic NAT and PAT
        12. Acquiring Addresses with DHCP
        13. Encapsulation
        14. WAN Encapsulation
        15. PPP Encapsulation
        16. POS Encapsulation
        17. VPN
        18. Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol
        19. IP Security Virtual Private Network
        20. Generic Routing Encapsulation
      5. Network Management and Security
        1. Collecting Device Data
        2. Cisco Discovery Protocol
        3. Simple Network Management Protocol
        4. Syslog
        5. NetFlow
        6. Configuring Network Management Tools
        7. Configuring SPAN
        8. IP Service Level Agreement
        9. Network Time Protocol
        10. Smart Call Home
        11. Opening a TAC Request
        12. Network Security
        13. History
        14. Implementation of Network Protection
        15. Attacking a Network
        16. Switch Security
        17. Securing Administrative Access
        18. Cisco Router Security
        19. Accessing Remote Devices
        20. Restricting Access to the Switched Network Using AAA
        21. AAA
        22. Implementing Authentication Using the Local Database
        23. Implementing Authentication Using a Remote
        24. Authentication Server
      6. Labs
        1. Lab 1: Verify Host IP Configuration
        2. Lab 2: Define IP Subnets
        3. Lab 3: Configure Cisco Switches
        4. Lab 4: Configure Basic Router Configuration
        5. Lab 5: Implement Internet Connectivity
        6. Lab 6: Configure Data Link Layer Encapsulation
        7. Lab 7: Configure Network Management Tools
        8. Lab 8: Secure Network Devices
        9. Lab 9: Configure AAA

Back to Top

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

  • » 640-875 SPNGN1 : Building Cisco Service Provider Next Generation Networks, Part 1 (SPNGN1) 1.2

Back to Top

Do you have the right background for Building Cisco Service Provider Next-Generation Networks, Part 1 v1.2 - SPNGN1 (Associate)?

Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

Take your FREE Skill Assessment test »

Back to Top

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.

See more...   See more instructors...

Back to Top

Client Testimonials & Reviews about their Learning Experience

We are passionate in delivering the best learning experience for our students and they are happy to share their learning experience with us.
Read what students had to say about their experience at NetCom.   Read student testimonials...

Back to Top