CCNA Exam Answers - Cisco Network Academy

CCNA Exam Answers – Cisco Network Academy

CCNA 1 v6.0 Introduction to Networks:

This course introduces the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet and other computer networks. The principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations are introduced to provide a foundation for the curriculum. By the end of the course, students will be able to build simple LANs, perform basic configurations for routers and switches, and implement IP addressing schemes.

Table of Contents:

Students who complete Introduction to Networks will be able to perform the following functions:

  • Explain network technologies.
  • Explain how devices access local and remote network resources.
  • Implement basic network connectivity between devices.
  • Design an IP addressing scheme to provide network connectivity for a small to medium-sized business network.
  • Describe router hardware.
  • Explain how switching operates in a small to medium-sized business network.
  • Configure monitoring tools available for small to medium-sized business networks.
  • Configure initial settings on a network device.

CCNA 2 v6.0: Routing and Switching Essentials

This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a small network.
Students learn how to configure a router and a switch for basic functionality. By the end of this course, students will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches and resolve common issues with virtual LANs and interVLAN routing in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

Table of Contents:

Students who complete the Routing and Switching Essentials course will be able to perform the following functions:

  • Implement DHCP on a router.
  • Implement network address translation (NAT).
  • Implement access control lists (ACLs) to filter traffic.
  • Determine how a router will forward traffic based on the contents of a routing table.
  • Implement static routing.
  • Explain how switching operates in a small to medium-sized business network.
  • Configure Ethernet switch ports.
  • Implement VLANs.
  • Use monitoring tools and network management protocols to troubleshoot data networks.
  • Configure monitoring tools available for small to medium-sized business networks.
  • Configure initial settings on a network device.

CCNA 3 v6.0 Scaling Networks

This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in larger and more
complex networks. Students learn how to configure routers and switches for advanced functionality. By the end of
this course, students will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches and resolve common issues
with OSPF, EIGRP, and STP in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Students will also develop the knowledge and skills
needed to implement a WLAN in a small-to-medium network.

Table of Contents:

Students who complete the Scaling Networks course will be able to perform the following functions:

  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot VLANs spanning multiple switches: VTP, DTP and EtherChannel
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot STP protocols: Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP), Per VLAN Spanning Tree Plus Protocol (PVST+) and Rapid Per VLAN Spanning Tree Plus Protocol (RPVST+)
  • Understand, configure, and troubleshoot first hop redundancy protocols (HSRP)
  • Understand and describe dynamic routing protocols, distance vector routing protocols, and link-state routing protocols
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot routers in a complex routed IPv4 or IPv6 network using single-area OSPF, multi-area OSPF, and Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)

CCNA 4 v6.0 Connecting Networks

This course discusses the WAN technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network. The course enables students to understand the selection criteria of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements. Students learn how to configure and troubleshoot network devices and resolve common issues with data link protocols. Students will also develop the knowledge and skills needed to implement virtual private network (VPN) operations in a complex network.

Table of Contents:

Students who complete the Connecting Networks course will be able to perform the following functions:

  • Understand and describe different WAN technologies and their benefits
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot serial connections: HDLC and PPP
  • Understand and describe the operations and benefits of virtual private networks (VPNs) and tunneling
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot tunneling operations
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot eBGP in a single-homed remote access network.
  • Configure, verify and troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 ACLs
  • Configure SNMP to monitor network operations in a small to medium-sized business network
  • Troubleshoot a network problem using SPAN
  • Describe basic QoS concepts: network transmission characteristics, queueing algorithms and QoS mechanisms
  • Describe Cloud Computing and Network Programmability in an enterprise network architecture
  • Describe the pillars and the values of the Internet of Everything
  • Troubleshoot end-to-end connectivity in a small to medium-sized business network, using a systematic approach