CCNA Routing and Switching:

1.0 Operation of IP Data Networks
1.1 Recognize the purpose and functions of various network devices such as routers, switches, bridges and hubs


1.2 Select the components required to meet a given network specification


1.3 Identify common applications and their impact on the network


1.4 Describe the purpose and basic operation of the protocols in the OSI and TCP/IP models


1.5 Predict the data flow between two hosts across a network


1.6 Identify the appropriate media, cables, ports, and connectors to connect Cisco network devices to other network devices and hosts in a LAN

2.0 LAN Switching  Technologies
2.1 Determine the technology and media access control method for Ethernet networks


2.2 Identify basic switching concepts and the operation of Cisco switches



2.3 Configure and verify initial switch configuration including remote access management



2.4 Verify network status and switch operation using basic utilities such as


2.5 Describe how VLANs create logically separate networks and the need for routing between them



2.6 Configure and verify VLANs


2.7 Configure and verify trunking on Cisco switches


2.8 Identify enhanced switching technologies


2.9 Configure and verify PVSTP operation

3.0 IP Addressing  (IPv4/IPv6)
3.1 Describe the operation and necessity of using private and public IP addresses for IPv4 addressing


3.2 Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment


3.3 Identify the appropriate IPv4 addressing scheme using VLSM and summarization to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment.


3.4 Describe the technological requirements for running IPv6 in conjunction with IPv4

3.5 Describe IPv6 addresses

4.0 IP Routing  Technologies
4.1 Describe basic routing concepts


4.2 Configure and verify utilizing the CLI to set basic Router configuration

4.3 Configure and verify operation status of a device interface


4.4 Verify router configuration and network connectivity using

4.5 Configure and verify routing configuration for a static or default route given specific routing requirements

4.6 Differentiate methods of routing and routing protocols

4.7 Configure and verify OSPF

4.8 Configure and verify interVLAN routing (Router on a stick)

4.9 Configure SVI interfaces

4.10 Manage Cisco IOS Files

4.11 Configure and verify EIGRP (single AS)

5.0 IP Services
5.1 Configure and verify DHCP (IOS Router)


5.2 Describe the types, features, and applications of ACLs


5.3 Configure and verify ACLs in a network environment


5.4 Identify the basic operation of NAT


5.5 Configure and verify NAT for given network requirements


5.6 Configure and verify NTP as a client.


5.7 Recognize High availability (FHRP)

5.8 Configure and verify syslog

5.9 Describe SNMP v2 and v3

6.0 Network Device  Security
6.1 Configure and verify network device security features

6.2 Configure and verify Switch Port Security


6.3 Configure and verify ACLs to filter network traffic


6.4 Configure and verify ACLs to limit telnet and SSH access to the router

7.0 Troubleshooting
7.1 Troubleshoot and correct common problems associated with IP addressing and host configurations

7.2 Troubleshoot and resolve VLAN problems

7.3 Troubleshoot and resolve trunking problems on Cisco switches

7.4 Troubleshoot and resolve ACL issues

7.5 Troubleshoot and resolve Layer 1 problems

7.6 Identify and correct common network problems


7.7 Troubleshoot and resolve spanning tree operation issues


7.8 Troubleshoot and resolve routing issues

7.9 Troubleshoot and resolve OSPF problems

7.10 Troubleshoot and resolve EIGRP problems.

7.11 Troubleshoot and resolve interVLAN routing problems

7.12 Troubleshoot and resolve WAN implementation issue

7.13 Monitor Net Flow statistics

7.14 TS Ether Channel problems

8.0 WAN Technologies
8.1 Identify different WAN technologies

8.2 Configure and verify a basic WAN serial connection


8.3 Configure and verify a PPP connection between Cisco routers


8.4 Configure and verify Frame Relay on Cisco routers


8.5 Implement and troubleshoot PPPoE


   CCNP ROUTING AND Switching:

1.0 Network Principles
1.1 Identify Cisco Express Forwarding concepts

1.2 Explain general network challenges

1.3 Describe IP operations

1.4 Explain TCP operations

1.5 Describe UDP operations

1.6 Recognize proposed changes to the network

2.0 Layer 2 Technologies
2.1 Configure and verify PPP

2.2 Explain Frame Relay

3.0 Layer 3 Technologies
3.1 Identify, configure, and verify IPv4 addressing and subnetting

3.2 Identify IPv6 addressing and subnetting

3.3 Configure and verify static routing

3.4 Configure and verify default routing

3.5 Evaluate routing protocol types

3.6 Describe administrative distance

3.7 Troubleshoot passive interfaces

3.8 Configure and verify VRF lite

3.9 Configure and verify filtering with any protocol

3.10 Configure and verify redistribution between any routing protocols or routing sources

3.11 Configure and verify manual and auto-summarization with any routing protocol

3.12 Configure and verify policy-based routing

3.13 Identify suboptimal routing

3.14 Explain ROUTE maps

3.15 Configure and verify loop prevention mechanisms

3.16 Configure and verify RIPv2

3.17 Describe RIPng

3.18 Describe EIGRP packet types

3.19 Configure and verify EIGRP neighbor relationship and authentication

3.20 Configure and verify EIGRP stubs

3.21 Configure and verify EIGRP load balancing

3.22 Describe and optimize EIGRP metrics

3.23 Configure and verify EIGRP for IPv6

3.24 Describe OSPF packet types

3.25 Configure and verify OSPF neighbor relationship and authentication

3.26 Configure and verify network types, area types, and router types

3.27 Configure and verify OSPF path preference

3.28 Configure and verify OSPF operations

3.29 Configure and verify OSPF for IPv6

3.30 Describe, configure, and verify BGP peer relationships and authentication

3.31 Configure and verify eBGP (IPv4 and IPv6 address families)

3.32 Explain BGP attributes and best-path selection

4.0 VPN Technologies
4.1 Configure and verify GRE

4.2 Describe DMVPN (single hub)

4.3 Describe Easy Virtual Networking (EVN)

5.0 Infrastructure Security
5.1 Describe IOS AAA using local database

5.2 Describe device security using IOS AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS

5.3 Configure and verify device access control

5.4 Configure and verify router security features

6.0 Infrastructure Services
6.1 Configure and verify device management

6.2 Configure and verify SNMP

6.3 Configure and verify logging

6.4 Configure and verify Network Time Protocol (NTP)

6.5 Configure and verify IPv4 and IPv6 DHCP

6.6 Configure and verify IPv4 Network Address Translation (NAT)

6.7 Describe IPv6 NAT

6.8 Describe SLA architecture

6.9 Configure and verify IP SLA

6.10 Configure and verify tracking objects

6.11 Configure and verify Cisco NetFlow




MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert)

Module 1: Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012

This module introduces the new Windows Server 2012 administrative interface, including roles and features that are available with the Windows Server 2012 operating system. It also discusses various Windows Server 2012 installation options and configuration steps performed during installation and after deployment, in addition to using Windows PowerShell to perform common administrative tasks in Windows Server 2012.

·      Windows Server 2012 R2 Overview

·      Installing Windows Server 2012 R2

·      Post-Installation Configuration of Windows Server 2012 R2

·      Overview of Windows Server 2012 R2 Management

·      Introduction to Windows PowerShell

Lab : Deploying and Managing Windows Server 2012 R2

·      Deploying Windows Server 2012 R2

·      Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2 Server Core

·      Managing Servers

·      Using Windows PowerShell to Manage Servers

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Describe Windows Server 2012 R2.

·      Install Windows Server 2012 R2.

·      Perform post‑installation configuration of Windows Server 2012 R2.

·      Describe the management tools available in Windows Server 2012 R2.

·      Perform basic administrative tasks with Windows PowerShell.


Module 2: Introduction to Active Directory Domain Services

·      Overview of AD DS

·      Overview of Domain Controllers

·      Installing a Domain Controller

Lab : Installing Domain Controllers

·      Installing a Domain Controller

·      Installing a Domain Controller by Using IFM

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Describe the structure of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS).

·      Describe the purpose of domain controllers.

·      Install a domain controller.


Module 3: Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects

·      Managing User Accounts

·      Managing Groups

·      Managing Computer Accounts

·      Delegating Administration

Lab : Managing Active Directory Domain Services Objects

·      Delegating Administration for a Branch Office

·      Creating and Configuring User Accounts in AD DS

·      Managing Computer Objects in AD DS

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Manage user accounts with graphical tools.

·      Manage group accounts with graphical tools.

·      Manage computer accounts.

·      Delegate permissions to perform AD DS administration.


Module 4: Automating Active Directory Domain Services Administration

·      Using Command-line Tools for AD DS Administration

·      Using Windows PowerShell for AD DS Administration

·      Performing Bulk Operations with Windows PowerShell

Lab : Automating AD DS Administration by Using Windows PowerShell

·      Creating User Accounts and Groups by Using Windows PowerShell

·      Using Windows PowerShell to Create User Accounts in Bulk

·      Using Windows PowerShell to Modify User Accounts in Bulk

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Use command‑line tools for AD DS administration.

·      Use Windows PowerShell cmdlets for AD DS administration.

·      Perform bulk operations by using Windows PowerShell.


Module 5: Implementing IPv4

·      Overview of TCP/IP

·      Understanding IPv4 Addressing

·      Subnetting and Super netting

·      Configuring and Troubleshooting IPv4

Lab : Implementing IPv4

·      Identifying Appropriate Subnets

·      Troubleshooting IPv4

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Describe the TCP/IP protocol suite.

·      Describe IPv4 addressing.

·      Determine a subnet mask necessary for supernetting or subnetting.

·      Configure IPv4 and troubleshoot IPv4 communication.


Module 6: Implementing Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol

·      Installing a DHCP Server Role

·      Configuring DHCP Scopes

·      Managing a DHCP Database

·      Securing and Monitoring DHCP

Lab : Implementing DHCP

·      Implementing DHCP

·      Implementing a DHCP Relay Agent (Optional Exercise)

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Install the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) server role.

·      Configure DHCP scopes.

·      Manage a DHCP database.

·      Secure and monitor the DHCP server role.


Module 7: Implementing

·      Installing a DNS Server

·      Managing DNS Zones

Lab : Implementing DNS

·      Installing and Configuring DNS

·      Creating Host Records in DNS

·      Managing the DNS Server Cache

After completing this module students will be able to:

·      Describe name resolution for Windows operating system clients and Windows Server servers.

·      Install and manage a DNS Server.

·      Manage DNS zones.


Module 8: Implementing IPv6


·      Overview of IPv6

·      IPv6 Addressing

·      Coexistence with IPv4

·      IPv6 Transition Technologies

Lab : Implementing IPv6

·      Configuring an IPv6 Network

·      Configuring an ISATAP Router

After completing this module students will be able to:

·      Describe the features and benefits of IPv6.

·      Describe IPv6 addressing.

·      Describe IPv6 coexistence with IPv4.

·      Describe IPv6 transition technologies.


Module 9: Implementing Local Storage

·      Overview of Storage

·      Managing Disks and Volumes

·      Implementing Storage Spaces

Lab : Implementing Local Storage

·      Installing and Configuring a New Disk

·      Resizing Volumes

·      Configuring a Redundant Storage Space

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Describe various storage technologies.

·      Explain how to manage disks and volumes.

·      Explain how to implement Storage Spaces.


Module 10: Implementing File and Print Services

·      Securing Files and Folders

·      Protecting Shared Files and Folders by Using Shadow Copies

·      Configuring Work Folders

·      Configuring Network Printing

Lab : Implementing File and Print Services

·      Creating and Configuring a File Share

·      Configuring Shadow Copies

·      Enabling and Configuring Work Folders

·      Creating and Configuring a Printer Pool

After completing this module students will be able to:

·      Secure files and folders.

·      Protect shared files and folders by using shadow copies.

·      Configure the Work Folders role service.

·      Configure network printing.


Module 11: Implementing Group

·         Overview of Group Policy

·      Group Policy Processing

·      Implementing a Central Store for Administrative Templates

Lab : Implementing Group Policy

·      Configuring a Central Store

·      Creating GPOs

After completing this module students will be able to:

·      Create and manage Group Policy Objects (GPOs).

·      Describe Group Policy processing.

·      Implement a Central Store for administrative templates.


Module 12: Securing Windows Servers Using Group Policy Objects

·      Windows Operating Systems Security Overview

·      Configuring Security Settings

·      Restricting Software

·      Configuring Windows Firewall with Advanced Security

Lab : Increasing Security for Server Resources

·      Using Group Policy to Secure Member Servers

·      Auditing File System Access

·      Auditing Domain Logons

·      Configuring App Locker Policies

·      Configuring Windows Firewall

Lab : Configuring AppLocker and Windows Firewall

·      Using Group Policy to Secure Member Servers

·      Auditing File System Access

·      Auditing Domain Logons

·      Configuring App Locker Policies

·      Configuring Windows Firewall

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Describe Windows Server operating system security.

·      Configure security settings by using Group Policy.

·      Increase security for server resources.

·      Restrict unauthorized software from running on servers and clients.

·      Configure Windows Firewall with Advanced Security.


Module 13: Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-

·         Overview of Virtualization Technologies

·      Implementing Hyper-V

·      Managing Virtual Machine Storage

·      Managing Virtual Networks

Lab : Implementing Server Virtualization with Hyper-V

·      Installing the Hyper-V Role onto a Server

·      Configuring Virtual Networking

·      Creating and Configuring a Virtual Machine

·      Using Virtual Machine Checkpoints

After completing this module, students will be able to:

·      Describe the Microsoft virtualization technologies.

·      Implement Hyper‑V.

·      Manage virtual machine storage.

·      Manage virtual networks.