Advanced Ethernet mechanisms

The course provides a valuable insight into Ethernet technology, characteristics, features and services, focusing on its portfolio of advanced mechanisms for availability and quality assurance, security services and virtualization. The course is completed with overview of best practices in Ethernet technology deployment into real-world environments.

Content

  • Introduction to Ethernet mechanisms
    • Ethernet technology limitations
    • Motivators for virtualization, QoS assurance and availability assurance
  • High availability
    • STP, RSTP, MSTP
    • EtherChannel
    • Network element virtualization (VSS, VRRP, HSRP, GLBP)
  • Traffic engineering
    • MSTP, RSTP
    • EtherChannel
  • Quality assurance
    • 802,1p
    • 802.1Q
    • DiffServ
  • Security assurance
    • Vulnerability of Ethernet mechanisms
    • Use of security mechanisms (Root, BPDU, UDLD, Loop guard)
  • Best practice in deployment of advanced Ethernet mechanisms

Target group

  • Network/system administrators and operators
  • Network and service designers
  • Technical and customer services support personnel
  • Marketing and technical sales personnel

Goals

After completing this course you will:

  • have expert level knowledge about basic and advanced Ethernet mechanisms
  • comprehend high availability and traffic engineering in Ethernet networks
  • comprehed Ethernet QoS
  • understand security threats and mitigations
  • be able to configure advanced Ethernet mechanisms on network equipment
Difficulty:
Type:LecturePracticeDemonstration
Status:Closing date exceeded
Duration:1 day
Tutor:Janez Sterle, Luka Koršič
Location: Fakulteta za elektrotehniko
Tržaška 25
1000 Ljubljana
Fees:430 + DDV Cena vključuje usposabljanje, tiskano in elektronsko gradivo, kosilo, napitke in certifikat Fakultete za elektrotehniko.
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