Exam Topics

CCENT \ CCNA Routing & Switching Exam Topics For ICND1 100-101

  1. Network Fundamentals
    1. Network Fundamentals 
    2. OSI Layers
    3. Network Layer Interactions
    4. TCP & UDP
    5. Ports & Port Numbers
  2. Ethernet Fundamentals
    1. Ethernet Speeds, duplexes, and negotiations
    2. Cable types and standards
  3. LAN Switching
    1. Device Types: Hubs, Switches, and repeaters
    2. Mac Address Tables
    3. Dynamic Mac Addresses
    4. Frames and Forwarding Frames
    5. STP (Spanning Tree Protocol)
    6. Port-Security
    7. Trunking 
    8. VTP
  4. WAN Introduction Fundamentals
  5. Routing Fundamentals
    1. IP addresses and IP address classes
    2. Routing Process Overview
    3. Static Routes
    4. OSPF Link State Protocols
    5. Route Summarization
    6. NAT & PAT
  6. Access Lists (ACLs) - New
    1. Standard and Extended ACLs configuration 
  7. Cisco Devices & Config
    1. Startup & Running configuration intro
    2. Configuration Registry intro
    3. Password settings
    4. Banner Settings
    5. Telnet
    6. Cisco Discovery Protocol
  8. Protocols
    1. DNS
    2. ARP
    3. DHCP
  9. IPv6
    1. Global Unicast addressing
    2. Stateful & Stateless addressing
    3. OSPFv3
    4. Unique Unicast addressing
    5. Link-Local
  10. VLSM (Variable Link Subnet Mask)
  11. Binary, Subnetting and Hex 
    1. Binary conversions
    2. Subnetting
    3. Hex Conversions

Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching ICND2 200-101

  1. Advanced LAN Switching
    1. Spanning Tree Protocol STP
    2. Root bridge election
    3. Port Speeds
    4. Per Vlan Spanning Tree PVST
    5. EtherChannel
    6. BPDU Guard
    7. Portfast
  2. Wide Area Networks WANs
    1. PPP
    2. HDLC
    3. CHAP
    4. PAP
    5. Frame Relay
    6. Inverse ARP
    7. DLCIs
    8. Split Horizon
    9. Subinterfaces
    10. FECNs & BECNs
  3. First Hop Redundancy Protocol - NEW
    1. HSRP
    2. VRRP
    3. GLBP
  4. Virtual Private Networks VPNs
    1. GRE Tunnels
    2. VPN Fundamentals 
    3. AH and ESP
  5. OSPFv2 & OSPFv3
  6. EIGRP for IPv4 & IPv6
  7. Network Management - New
    1. Syslog
    2. SNMP
    3. Netflow