Candidates should have a good understanding of network fundamentals, including protocols, infrastructure components, architecture and topologies, and IPv4 and IPv6 addressing. Candidates must also be able to show a good grasp of LAN switching fundamentals, including VLANs, troubleshooting, inter-switch connectivity, and port security. Candidates should understand routing fundamentals, including routing tables, inter-VLAN routing, static and dynamic routing, and RIPv2. Candidates should also have a good understanding of infrastructure services, such as DNS, DHCP, TFTP, NTP, and NAT. Candidates must also be able to demonstrate an understanding of infrastructure maintenance, including monitoring, device management, device configuration, device hardening, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
Certification: This exam counts as credit toward the following certifications:
- Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT)
- CCNA Routing & Switching
- CCNA Security
- CCNA Wireless
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