Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures Version

Duration: 
5 days
Codes: 
ARCH
Versions: 
2.1

Overview

Course Overview

Designing Cisco Network Service Architectures (ARCH) v3.0 course will discuss design of internal routing, BGP routing, WAN, data center connectivity, security, QoS, transition to IPv6, and multicast.

This course will enable students to perform the conceptual, intermediate and details design of a network infrastructure that supports desired network solutions over intelligent network services, to achieve effective performance, scalability and availability.

CARCH enables students, applying solid Cisco network solution models and recommended design practices, to provide viable, stable Enterprise internetworking solutions. The course presents concepts and examples necessary to design converged enterprise networks. New in version 3.0 is the addition of content addressing software defined networks (SDN).

Building on the concepts covered in the Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions (CI-DESGN) course, students will learn additional aspects of modular campus design, advanced addressing and routing designs, WAN service designs, enterprise data center and security designs.

It is recommended that the students only attend this course after they mastered CI-DESGN v3.0 topics and have passed DESGN 200-301 exam.

Who should attend

The target audience for the CARCH course consists of individuals seeking the Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) certification. The course is also targeted at pre-sales and post-sales network engineers involved in the Enterprise network design, planning and implementation. (The post-sales network engineers involved in the implementation will be involved in providing feedback to the pre-sales network engineers and correct possible design flaws).

Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)

Audience

This course is intended for individuals seeking the Cisco CCDP certification and those working toward the Cisco CCDE certification.

Presales and postsales network engineers that are involved in network design, planning, and implementation.

Network administrators and designers that are responsible for designing and implementing the enterprise network.

Skills Gained

After completion of this course delegates should be able to:

  • Design enterprise connectivity and high-availability
  • Design enterprise BGP connectivity
  • Design enterprise WAN connectivity
  • Design enterprise data center integration
  • Design security services in an enterprise network
  • Design QoS for optimized user experience
  • Design enterprise transition to IPv6
  • Design enterprise multicast network

Prerequisites

  • Operate LANs with multiple switches, configure VLANs, trunking, spanning tree, DHCP, and port aggregation within Campus network
  • Configure and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 routing within a Enterprise network (static, EIGRP, multi- area OSPF, and RIPng) Implement enterprise Internet connectivity (static routes and intermediate BGP)
  • Implement route redistribution using filtering mechanisms Implement path control using policy based routing and IP SLA Implement First Hop redundancy in IPv4 and IPv6 environments
  • Secure campus network according to recommended practices
  • Describe and apply network design methodologies
  • Describe and apply network design concepts of modularity and hierarchy
  • Design a resilient and scalable Campus network
  • Design a resilient and scalable connectivity between parts of your Enterprise network
  • Design connectivity to the Internet and internal routing for your network
  • Integrate collaboration and wireless infrastructure into your core network
  • Create scalable IPv4 and IPv6 addressing
  • Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks v2.0 (CSWITCH)
  • Implementing Cisco IP Routing v2.0 (CI-ROUTE)
  • Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks v2.0 (CTSHOOT)
  • Designing for Cisco Internetwork Solutions (CI-DESGN)

Course Outline

Enterprise Connectivity and High-Availability

  • EIGRP Design Considerations
  • OSPF Design Considerations
  • IS-IS Design Considerations
  • Challenge 1: Design Enterprise Connectivity

BGP Design

  • Designing IBGP Sessions
  • Designing BGP Communities
  • Load Sharing
  • Challenge 2: Design Enterprise BGP Network with Internet Connectivity

Wide Area Networks Design

  • Service Provider Managed VPNs
  • Enterprise Managed VPNs
  • WAN Resiliency Design
  • Campus Edge and Connectivity to Partners
  • Challenge 3: Design Resilient Enterprise WAN
  • SDN and APIC-EM

Enterprise Data Center Integration

  • Modular and Scalable Data Center Network
  • Multi-Tenant Data Center
  • Data Center Interconnections
  • Data Center Traffic Flows
  • SDN and APIC-DC
  • Challenge 4: Design Enterprise Data Center Connectivity

Design Security Services

  • Security Services Overview
  • Designing Infrastructure Protection
  • Designing Firewall and IPS Solutions
  • Designing Network Access Control Solutions
  • Challenge 5: Design Secure Enterprise Network

Design QoS for Optimized User Experience

  • QoS Overview
  • Recommended QoS Design Principles
  • Campus QoS Design
  • Data Center QoS Design
  • WAN QoS Design
  • MPLS VPN QoS Design
  • IPsec VPN QoS Design
  • Challenge 6: Design QoS in Enterprise Network

Transition to IPv6

  • Challenges with Transition to IPv6
  • Challenge 7: Design Enterprise IPv6 Network

IP Multicast Design

  • Defining Multicast Distribution Trees and Forwarding
  • Introducing PIM-SM Protocol and PIM-SM Enhancements
  • Rendezvous Point Distribution Solutions
  • IP Multicast Security

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
Onsite5 2500 £2500 2019-06-16
London
London5 2195 £2195 2019-07-01
London
London5 2453 £2453 2019-08-12
London
London5 2195 £2195 2019-10-07