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WAN Technologies

Nine videos help you review your knowledge of WAN technologies, including common topologies, tunnels and VPNs.

9 videos  //  37 minutes of training

Course description

Improve your command of Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies with this nine-video course. You’ll explore multilink point-to-point protocol, point-to-point over Ethernet (PPPoE), WAN connectivity and topologies (including hub-and-spoke, full-mesh and single- versus dual-homed), Metro Ethernet and more. Take a deep dive into the details of getting devices to talk to each other — and keeping others from overhearing.

Course syllabus

WAN TechnologiesDuration: 0:42

Multilink PPPDuration: 5:36

PPPoEDuration: 3:03

GRE TunnelDuration: 5:32

WAN TopologiesDuration: 4:42

WAN ConnectivityDuration: 4:32

Metro EthernetDuration: 4:58

PPPoE and DMVPNDuration: 3:43

eBGPDuration: 4:03

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$599 / license

Annually. Includes all content plus team admin and reporting.