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Network Access

Network access has no secrets for you with this course on VLANs, Layer 2 discovery protocols, WLAN components and more.

9 videos  //  194 minutes of training

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Course description

Now that you understand the fundamentals, it’s time to explore the details of network access. In this course, you’ll look at configuring and verifying VLANs, inter-switch connectivity, Layer 2 discovery protocols and EtherChannel. You’ll get to grips with Cisco Wireless Architectures and AP nodes, describe different types of connections and much more.

Course syllabus

VLAN Fundamentals and ConfigurationDuration: 18:30

dot1Q Fundamentals and ConfigurationDuration: 20:45

Layer 2 Discovery ProtocolsDuration: 18:37

RPVST+ Part 1Duration: 31:9

RPVST+ Part 2Duration: 20:35

EtherChannels Concepts and ConfigurationDuration: 24:32

Wireless Architectures and AP ModesDuration: 21:44

Physical WLAN Connection and ManagementDuration: 17:27

Configuring a WLAN in a WLCDuration: 20:30

Meet the author

Ben Jacobson

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Ben Jacobson has seven years experience in the IT industry, with three years focused on network engineering. He's always had a passion for networking and a desire to learn what makes devices talk to each other — and how those communications are appropriately routed through the bundles of wire and fiber in our walls, under the ground and over our heads.

He's worked in and designed networks for small, medium and large business environments using a variety of vendor devices. He currently works as an engineer designing solutions for a government-owned, state-wide fiber optic network, and he loves it every day.

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