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Kenneth Mayer - Certified Cisco Systems Instructor (CCSI) - CCNA, CCNP, CEH, MCT
Ken Mayer is a Certified Cisco Systems Instructor (CCSI), Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) as well as a Certified Ethical Hacker Trainer (CEH). He is also a Security consultant offering a wide variety of IT training and high level consulting projects for Fortune 500 companies across the United States and Western Europe.

While achieving the Certified Cisco Systems Instructor certification Ken was involved in a two-day lab and observation event held on Cisco in Paris, France. This gave Ken the accreditation to be able to deliver Cisco Courses as a CCSI. He has taught the full line of Cisco CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCDP and CCIP course curriculums, including Cisco's security appliances such as PIX and IDS.

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Course Introduction
Course Introduction
Module 01 - Network Design Methodology Overview
Understanding the Network Architectures for the Enterprise
Forces Affecting Business
Technology-Related Forces Affecting Business
IT Challenges: Budget, Expertise, and Silos
Cisco Architectural Approach
Borderless Networks Architecture
Architecture of Borderless Network
Cisco Collaboration Architecture
Cisco Data Center/Virtualization Architecture
Benefits of Cisco Network Architectures Specifically for the Enterprise
Identifying Design Requirements
PPDIOO Network Life-Cycle Approach
Benefits of the Life-Cycle Approach
Design Methodology Under PPDIOO
Identifying Customer Requirements
Identifying Planned Applications
Example: Planned Applications
Identifying Planned Infrastructure Services
Example: Planned Infrastructure Services
Identifying Organizational Goals
Example: Organization Goals
Assessing Organizational Constraints
Example: Organizational Constraints
Identifying Technical Goals
Example: Technical Goals
Example: Technical Constraints
Characterizing the Existing Network and Sites
Identifying Major Features of the Network
Sample Site Contact Questions
Example: Customer Network Diagram
Network Audit Information Sources
Example: Network Audit
Network Assessment Tools
RSPAN with VACLs for Granular Traffic Analysis
Example: Automatic VoIP Information Collection-NetIQ Vivinet Assessor
Example: Automatic Information Collection-NetMRI Inventory
Example: Cisco IOS NetFlow Printout
Example: NBAR Printout
Network Traffic Analysis
Steps in Analyzing Network Traffic
Example: Traffic Analysis
Network Analysis Tools
Example: AirMagnet VoFi Graph
Example: SolarWinds Orion
Summary Report
Example: Equipment Summary Report
Example: Summary Report Problem Statement
Example: Summary Report Recommendations
Documenting an Existing Network
Network Characterization Hour Estimates
Using a Top-Down Approach to Network Design
Top-Down Design Practices
Top-Down and Bottom-Up Approach Comparison
Example: Top-Down Voice Design
Creating a Network Decision Table
Example: Selecting a Routing Protocol
Assessing the Scope of the Network Design Project
Example: Assessing the Scope of the Network Design Project
Structured Design Principles
Borderless Networks
Network Design Tools
Planning a Design Implementation
Major Implementation Components
Example: Summary Implementation Plan
Example: Detailed Implementation Plan
Pilot vs. Prototype Networks
Example: Pilot Network
Detailed Structure of a Design Document
Module 01 Review
Module 02 - Structuring and Modularizing the Network
Designing the Network Hierarchy
Layers in the Hierarchical Model
Example: Hierarchical Network
Access Layer
Access Layer Connectivity
Distribution Layer
Example: Distribution Layer in the Traditional Campus Network
Example: Distribution Layer in the Routed Campus Network
Providing Redundancy in the Distribution Layer with VSS
Core Layer
Example: Core Layer in the Traditional Campus Network
Example: Core Layer in the Routed Campus Network
Example: Collapsed Core in the Traditional Campus Network
Example: Collapsed Core in the Routed Campus Network
Using a Modular Approach in Network Design
Cisco Network Architectures for the Enterprise Functional Areas and Modules
Example: Dividing the Network into Areas
Enterprise Campus Infrastructure Module
Enterprise Campus Infrastructure Server Farm Module
Enterprise Edge Modules
E-Commerce Module
Internet Connectivity Module
Remote Access and VPN Module
WAN and MAN and Site-to-Site VPN Module
Enterprise Edge Guidelines
Service Provider Modules
Enterprise Remote Modules
Enterprise Branch Module
Enterprise Data Center Module
Enterprise Teleworker Module
Supporting Services on Borderless Networks
Explaining the Role of Borderless Network Services
Modularizing Internal Security
Reasons for Internal Security
External Threats
IP Communications
Voice Transport Overview
VOIP Components
Modular Approach in Voice Network Design
Example: Voice Network Solution
Evaluating the Existing Data Infrastructure for Voice Design
Wireless LAN Overview
Centralized WLAN Model Components
Application Networking Services Introduction
Cisco ANS Can Resolve Application Issues
Example: ANS Components
Designing High Availability
Designing Route Redundancy
Example: Campus Infrastructure Redundancy
Example: Enterprise Edge Redundancy
High Availability in the Server Farm Module
Example: Attachment Through a Redundant NIC
Identifying Network Management Protocols and Features
Network Management Overview
SNMP Overview
SNMPv1 Message Types
SNMP Version 2
SNMP Version 3
SNMP Security Models and Levels
MIB Definition
Example: Cisco Router MIB
Example: Variable Retrieval
RMON1 (RFC 1513 and 2819)
RMON2 (RFC 2021)
NetFlow Infrastructure
NetFlow vs. RMON Information
Applications Using NetFlow
Cisco Discovery Protocol
Discovering Neighbors with Cisco Discovery Protocol
Syslog Features
Example: Syslog Messages
Syslog Architecture
Module 02 Review
Module 03 - Designing Basic Campus and Data Center Networks
Describing Campus Design Considerations
Designing an Enterprise Campus
Overview of Network Application Types
Example: Peer-to-Peer Applications
Example: Client-Local Server Applications
Example: Client-Server Farm Applications
Example: Client-Enterprise Edge Applications
Relative Network Requirements by Application Type
Environmental Characteristics for Network Design
Intrabuilding Structure
Interbuilding Structure
Distant Remote Building Structure
Campus Transmission Media
Comparison of Campus Transmission Media
Example: Transmission Media
Infrastructure Device Characteristics
Example Network Service: QoS in LAN Switches
Designing the Campus Infrastructure Module
Relative Considerations for Campus Design
Building Access Layer Design Considerations
Overview of Recommendation Practices for the Building Access Layer
STP Considerations
Cisco STP Toolkit
Trunk Considerations
Layer 3 Access-to-Distribution Interconnection
Building Distribution Layer Design Considerations
Overview of Recommended Practices for the Building Distribution Layer
Recommended Practices-First-Hop Redundancy
Recommended Practices-Use Layer 3 Routing Protocols
Example: Build Redundant Triangles
Layer 3 Distribution Interconnection
Alternate: Layer 2 Distribution Interconnection
Virtual Switching System at the Distribution Layer
Campus Core Design Considerations
Example: Large Campus Multilayer Switched Backbone Design
Small and Medium Campus Collapsed Core Design Options
Edge Distribution Design
Describing Enterprise Data Center Considerations
The Evolution of Data Center "Architectures"
Cisco Data Center 3.0 Components
Example: Data Center Network 3.0 Topology Components Layout
Server Challenges
Data Center Facility Aspects
Increasing Heat Production
Enterprise Data Center Infrastructure Overview
Defining the Data Center Access Layer
Defining the Data Center Aggregation Layer
Defining the Data Center Core Layer
Describing Enterprise Network Virtualization Tools
What is Virtualization?
Types of Virtualization
Virtualization Technologies
Network Virtualization Design Considerations
Enterprise Campus and Data Center Review
Module 03 Review
Module 04 - Designing Remote Connectivity
Identifying WAN Technology Considerations
Role of a WAN
Types of WAN Interconnections
WAN Transport Technology Comparison
Example: ADSL Implementation
Example: Data and Voice over Cable
Example: Three Uses of Wireless
Example: SONET/SDH
Example: DWDM
Example: Dark Fiber
WAN Transport Technology Pricing Considerations
WAN Transport Technology Contract Considerations
Methodology Used in Enterprise Edge Design
Identifying Application Requirements
Determining the Maximum Offered Traffic
Determining Physical Media Bandwidth
Evaluating Cost-Effectiveness of Design and Implementation
QoS Considerations for Bandwidth Constraints
Queuing to Improve Link Utilization
Traffic Shaping and Policing
Data Compression and QoS to Optimize Bandwidth Usage
Designing the Enterprise WAN
Traditional WAN Technologies
WAN Topologies
Designing the Remote-Access Network
Overview of VPNs
Enterprise-vs. Service Provider-Managed VPN
What is IPsec?
IPsec Direct Encapsulation
Cisco Easy VPN
Layer 3 Tunneling
L2TPv3 Design
Metro Ethernet
VPLS Design
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
MPLS Layer 3 VPN
Benefits of VPNs
WAN Backup Technologies
Example: Permanent Secondary WAN Link
WAN Backup over the Internet
Enterprise WAN Architecture Considerations
Cisco Enterprise MAN and WAN Architecture
Cisco Enterprise WAN and MAN Architecture Comparison
Example: Cisco WAN Architectures in the Healthcare Environment
Selecting Enterprise Edge Hardware Components and Software Features
Hardware Selection: Cisco ISR G2
Comparing Router Platforms and Software Functions
Comparing Multilayer Switch Platforms and Software Functions
Designing the Enterprise Branch
Enterprise Branch Services
Enterprise Branch Architecture
Characterizing the Branch
Enterprise Branch Profiles
New Features on Cisco ISR G2
Small Branch Office Design
Medium Branch Office Design
Large Branch Office Design
Enterprise Teleworker: Cisco Virtual Office Solution
Cisco Virtual Office Architecture
New Integrated Services Routers for Small Offices and Teleworkers
Module 04 Review
Module 05 - Designing IP Addressing and Selecting Routing Protocols
Designing IPv4 Addressing
Prerequisite Knowledge
Private and Public IP Address Guidelines
Network Size and IP Addressing Planning
Determining General Network Topology
IP Address Requirements by Location
IP Addressing Hierarchy
Route Summarization Groups
Example: Address Blocks by Location
Example: Hierarchical IP Addressing Plan
IP Address Assignment Methods in an Enterprise Network
Static vs. Dynamic Name Resolution
Using DNS for Name Resolution
Example: Locating DHCP and DNS Servers in the Network
IP Address Space Planning Roadmap
Designing IPv6 Addressing
IPv6 Address Structure
Benefits of IPv6 Addressing
IPv6 Address Scope Types
IPv6 Address Types: Link-Local and Unique Local
IPv6 Address Types: Global Aggregatable
IPv6 Address Assignment Strategies
IPv6 Name Resolution
IPv4- and IPv6-Aware Applications and Name Resolution
IPv4-to-IPv6 Transition Mechanisms
IPv6 Deployment Models
Dual-Stack Model
Benefits and Drawbacks of Dual-Stack Model
Hybrid Model
Hybrid Model Example 1
Benefits and Drawbacks of Hybrid Model Example 1
Hybrid Model Example 2
Benefits and Drawbacks of Hybrid Model Example 2
Service Block Model
Benefits and Drawbacks of the Service Block Model
Reviewing Enterprise Routing Protocols
Distance Vector and Link-State Comparison
Example: Distance Vector Routing
Example: Link-State Routing
Interior vs. Exterior Routing Protocols
Example: Interior vs. Exterior Routing Protocols
Routing Protocol Convergence
Routing Protocol Convergence Comparison
Enhanced IGRP (EIGRP)
EIGRP Characteristics
Open Shortest Path First
Example: OSPF Multiarea Network
OSPF Characteristics
Border Gateway Protocol
BGP Network Implementation
Internal BGP
IPv6 Routing
Recommended Enterprise Routing Protocol Comparison
Designing a Routing Protocol Deployment
Routing Protocols
Route Redistribution
Route Redistribution Direction
Route Redistribution Planning
Route Filtering
Route Summarization
Recommended Practice: Summarize at the Distribution Layer
Recommended Practice: Passive Interfaces for IGP at Access Layer
IPv6 Route Summarization
Module 05 Review
Module 06 - Evaluating Security Solutions for the Network
Defining Network Security
Reasons for Network Security
Examples: Security Legislation and Directives
Threats and Risks
Reconnaissance and Vulnerability Scanning
Example: NetStumbler Screen
Vulnerability Assessment
Gaining System Access
Integrity and Confidentiality Threats
Availability Threats (DoS)
Everything is a Potential Target
Network Security in the System Lifecycle
What is a Security Policy?
Why is a Security Policy Needed?
Network Security and Risks
Risk Index Calculation
Example: Risk Index Calculation
Components of a Security Policy
Network Security Is a Continuous Process
Integrate Security Design and Network Design
Evaluating Security Solutions for the Network
Cisco SAFE Architecture
Network as a Platform for Security
Security Control Framework
Trust and Identity Management
Trust is the Root of Security
Domains of Trust
Example: Domains of Trust
Access Control in Networks
Example: Trust and Identity Management Technologies
Firewall Filtering Using ACLs
Cisco NAC Appliance
IEEE 802.1X Protocol
Identity and Access Control Deployment Locations
Threat Defense
Physical Security
Physical Security Guidelines
Infrastructure Protection
Infrastructure Protection Deployment Locations
Recommended Practices for Infrastructure Protection
Threat Detection and Mitigation
Example: Threat Detection and Mitigation Solutions
Threat Detection and Mitigation Solutions Deployment Locations
Cisco IronPort ESA
Cisco IronPort WSA
Secure Connectivity
Encryption Fundamentals
Encryption Fundamentals Encryption Keys
VPN Protocols
Transmission Confidentiality
Transmission Confidentiality Guidelines
Data Integrity
Data Integrity Guidelines
Security Management Overview
Security Management Solutions
Security Management Design
Selecting Network Security Solutions
Network Devices Supporting Integrated Security
Integrated Security for Cisco IOS
Example: Security Hardware Options for ISRs G2
Security Appliances
Intrusion Prevention System
Cisco Catalyst Services Modules
Endpoint Security Solution
Securing the Enterprise Network
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Campus - Identity and Access Control
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Campus - Threat Detection and Mitigation
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Campus - Infrastructure Protection
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Campus - Summary
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Data Center - Identity and Access Control
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Data Center - Threat Detection and Mitigation
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Data Center - Infrastructure Protection
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Data Center - Summary
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Edge - Identity and Access Control
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Edge - Threat Detection and Mitigation
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Edge - Infrastructure Protection
Deploying Security in the Enterprise Edge - Summary
Module 06 Review
Module 07 - Identifying Voice and Video Networking Considerations
Integrated Voice and Video Architectures
Analog-to-Digital Conversion
Separate Voice and Data Networks
Example: Unified Network
Introducing H.323
H.323 Components
Example: H.323 Components and Their Interactions
The Importance of a Gatekeeper
Introducing H.264
VOIP Components
Design Goals of VOIP
Single-Site VOIP Design
Multisite WAN with Centralized Call Processing Design
Multisite WAN with Distributed Call Processing Design
Media Application Convergence Evolution
Media Application Models
Media Application Delivery
Architectural Framework for Media Services
Call Control and Transport Protocols
SCCP Control
SIP Control
MGCP Control
Identifying the Requirements of Voice and Video Technologies
Voice Quality Considerations
Fixed Network Delay Considerations
Variable Network Delay Considerations
Packet Loss
Problem of Echo
Echo Cancellers Reduce the Level of Echo
Voice Coding and Compression
Example: Codec Complexity and Calls Per DSP on the Cisco AS54-PVDM2-64 Module
Bandwidth Availability
Calculating Voice Bandwidth
Example: Voice Codec Bandwidth Calculator for G.729 Codec
Voice Bandwidth and Codec Standards
Typical Video Resolution and Bandwidth
Bandwidth Requirements of H.264 Video Streams
Enterprise QoS Mechanisms for Voice and Video
Access Layer QoS Mechanisms for Voice and Video
Recommended Practice: Separate Voice and Data VLANs
Example: QoS Networking Mechanisms
Example: Low Latency Queuing
QoS Consideration for Voice and Video in the WAN
Call Admission Control
Example: Call Admission Control
Implementing CAC with RSVP
Traffic Engineering Terms
Erlang Tables
Example: Erlang B Table
Module 07 Review
Module 08 - Identifying Design Considerations for Basic Wireless Networks
Cisco Unified Wireless Network Review
Wireless LAN Background
Cisco Unified Wireless Network Elements
CAPWAP and LWAPP Fundamentals
Example: Layer 3 CAPWAP Architecture
Split MAC
Local MAC
Access Point Models
Wireless Infrastructure
Wireless Authentication
Example: Supported EAP Types
Important WLAN Controller Components
Summary of WLC Interfaces
Example: WLANs, Interfaces, and Ports
Cisco Unified Wireless LAN Access Points
Cisco Wireless LAN Controller Platforms
Access Point Scalability Considerations
Example: Multiple AP Manager Interfaces
Example: LAG with a Single AP Manager Interface
Wireless Network Controller Technology
Lightweight AP WLC Discovery
WLC Selection Algorithm
Access Point Operations
Mobility Defined
Intracontroller Roaming
Intercontroller Roaming - Layer 2
Intercontroller Roaming - Layer 3
Scaling the Architecture with Mobility Groups
Mobility Group Requirements
Supporting Roaming-Recommended Practices
Controller Redundancy Design
Deterministic Controller Redundancy
Example: Deterministic Controller Redundancy
Dynamic Controller Redundancy
Example: Dynamic Redundancy
Deterministic Redundancy Designs: N + 1
Deterministic Redundancy Designs: N + N
Deterministic Redundancy Designs: N + N + 1
Radio Resource Management
RF Grouping
Access Point Self-Healing
Designing Wireless Networks Using Controllers
Reasons for an RF Site Survey
RF Site Survey Process
RF Site Survey - Customer Requirements
RF Site Survey - Identifying Coverage Areas
Determining Preliminary Access Point Locations
Visualizing RF Coverage
Performing the Site Survey
Site Survey Report
Common Wireless Design Questions
Aironet Indoor Access Point Comparison
Controller Placement Design
Example: Centralized WLC Design
Example: Distributed WLC Design
Campus WLC Options
Branch Wireless Network Design Considerations
Hybrid REAP
Example: H-Reap Deployment
Branch Office WLC Options
OfficeExtend Access Point
Supporting Guest Access
Path Isolation with Ethernet in IP Tunnel
Outdoor Wireless Deployment Options
Outdoor Wireless Mesh Solution Components
Example: MAP-to-RAP Connectivity in a Square Mile
Mesh Design Recommendations
Module 08 Review
Course Closure

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