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CCNA R&S: Scaling Networks

By Cisco Networking Academy

Set your sights on a networking career

Large enterprises depend heavily on the smooth operation of their network infrastructure. This is why networking support professionals are becoming more and more vital to every organization. Those who are skilled can not only land a great job, they can set their sights on a rewarding career! So, time to get serious and advance your networking knowledge with the help of Cisco, the pioneer of routing and switching technologies. This is the third course in a 4-course series designed to prepare you for networking analyst and engineering jobs. Cisco CCENT or equivalent knowledge is recommended.

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70 hours
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Level: Advanced
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Learning Type: Instructor-led
You'll learn these core skills

Work with routers and switches using OSPF, EIGRP, and STP protocols in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

Resolve common VLAN routing issues in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.

Configure WAN technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network.

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Accelerate your career with Networking Academy

Cisco Networking Academy is an IT skills and career building program for learning institutions and individuals worldwide. Self-paced courses are designed to take at your own pace, at any point in your career journey. More than 9 million people have joined Networking Academy and become a force for change in the global economy since 1997.
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