101 Labs - Book Series
Experts agree that we retain only 10% of what we read but 90% of what we do. Perhaps this explains why the global pass rate for most IT exams is a ghastly 40%. This is where the 101 Labs book series can help. We are revolutionizing how IT people train for their exams and the real world with our Learn - By - Doing teaching method.
101 Labs' mission is to turn you into an IT expert by doing instead of reading. Our experts take you by the hand and walk you through every aspect of the protocols and technologies you will encounter in your IT career. We share our configuration tips and tricks with you as well as how to avoid the common mistakes many novice engineers make, which can quickly become career-ending.
101 Labs - Cisco CCNP
Completely revised and updated in 2019.
These labs have been compiled by two of the most experienced Cisco engineers in the IT industry. Let them share with you their insider tips and secrets to effective Cisco router and switch configuration. This best selling guide has been revised and updated in 2019 to prepare you for the latest Cisco CCNP exams:
- 300-101 ROUTE - Implementing Cisco IP Routing (ROUTE)
- 300-115 SWITCH - Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)
- 300-135 TSHOOT - Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT)
Knowing the theory alone is no longer enough to pass your Cisco CCNP exams. Your exam score is now heavily weighted on practical elements, where you are faced with complicated multi-technology labs in which you must configure routing protocols and network services. You are also tested on troubleshooting scenarios where you must quickly and accurately diagnose and repair network faults on routers and switches.
All syllabus topics are covered including:
- Configure and verify BGP for IPv4 and IPv6
- Advanced RIPv2, EIGRP, EIGRP for IPv6
- Configure, verify and tune OSPF and OSPFv3
- Advanced route redistribution
- Router and switch security
- Configure and tune SNMP, NTP, NAT, DHCP and more
- FHRP configuration and troubleshooting
- GRE tunnels
- Advanced troubleshooting
- and many more
You cover configuration and troubleshooting as well as important 'need to know' commands for the exam and the real world of working as a Cisco network engineer. We've added 15 TSHOOT specific labs to test your skills to the limit as well as several bonus labs. All solutions are provided so you can check your configurations against ours.
Solutions and configurations all downloadable at - https://www.101labs.net/resources/
As your confidence quickly grows you will find your speed and understanding vastly improves making you more than prepared come exam day. There is no other book like this on the market. Let Paul and Farai help take your Cisco configuration and troubleshooting skills to the next level.
About the Authors
Paul Browning left behind a career in law enforcement in 2000 and started an IT consulting and training company. He's written over 15 best selling IT books and through his books, classroom courses, and websites he's trained tens of thousands of people from all walks of life.
He's spent the last 16 years dedicated to training and teaching IT students from all walks of life to pass their exams and enjoy a rewarding career.
Farai Tafa is a dual CCIE and in very high demand as a network designer, consultant and troubleshooter for global companies. He is the author of several best selling IT study guides.
He lives in Dallas with his wife and three children.