Cisco CCNP Exam:  Defining Collision Domains

Cisco CCNP Exam: Defining Collision Domains

By Chris Bryant January 18, 2007 | 2 Comments

CCNA exam success depends on mastering the fundamentals, and two important fundamentals are knowing exactly what the terms “collision domain” and “broadcast domain” mean.

Cisco CCNP / BSCI Exam: ISIS Hellos And Adjacencies

In my last ISIS tutorial, I mentioned that while ISIS and OSPF are both link state protocols, their actual operation differs greatly.

Making The Most Of Cisco’s CCNP Program Changes

As you probably know by now, Cisco’s making some sweeping changes in their Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) program.

Cisco CCNA / CCNP Certification Exam Review: Protocol Basics
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To earn your Cisco CCNA certification and pass the BSCI CCNP exam, you have to know your protocol basics like the back of your hand!

Cisco CCNA / CCNP: Frame Relay BECNs and FECNs

BECNs and FECNs arent just important to know for your Cisco CCNA and CCNP certification exams – theyre an important part of detecting congestion on a Frame Relay network and allowing the network to dynamically adjust its transmission rate when congestion is encountered.

EIGRP Stuck-In-Active Routes

Passing the BSCI exam and earning your CCNP is all about knowing the details, and when it comes to EIGRP SIA routes, there are plenty of details to know.

Troubleshooting Directly Connected Serial Interfaces

CCNA exam success depends largely on noticing the details, and this is especially true of configurations involving directly connected serial interfaces.

Route Summarization And The OSPF Null Interface

CCNP exam success, particularly on the BSCI exam, demands you understand the details of route summarization.

Server Load Balancing (SLB)

When youre working on your BCMSN exam on your way to CCNP certification, youll read at length about how Cisco routers and multilayer switches can work to provide router redundancy – but theres another helpful service, Server Load Balancing, that does the same for servers.

10 ISIS Details You Must Know!

Earning your CCNP certification and passing the BSCI exam depends on knowing the details of many Cisco technologies, ISIS chief among them.

Ten IP Routing Details You Must Know!

To pass the BSCI exam and earn your CCNP, youve got to keep a lot of details in mind. Its easy to overlook the “simpler” protocols and services such as static routing and distance vector protocols.

Cisco CCNP / BCMSN Exam Tutorial: Multicasting And Reserved Addresses

Ever since you picked up your first CCNA book, youve heard about multicasting, gotten a fair idea of what it is, and youve memorized a couple of reserved multicasting addresses.

Cisco CCNP / BCSI Exam Tutorial: Configuring EIGRP Packet Authentication
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Configuring RIPv2 and EIGRP authentication with key chains can be tricky at first, and the syntax isnt exactly easy to remember.

Static VLANs

BCMSN exam success and earning your CCNP certification requires you to add to your knowledge of VLAN configuration.

Cisco CCNP / BSCI Exam Tutorial: Route Summarization
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Preparing to pass the BSCI exam and earn your Cisco CCNP?

Cisco CCNP Certification: The BGP Weight Attribute

When youre studying for the CCNP certification, especially the BSCI exam, you must gain a solid understanding of BGP.

Cisco CCNA / CCNP Home Lab Tutorial: Starting Over

When youre preparing for success on your CCNA or CCNP certification exams, sooner or later youre going to want to start totally from scratch on your Cisco routers and switches.