Cisco® Implementing Cisco® IP Routing v2.0 (ROUTE)

Length: 5 days | Audience: IT Professionals | Level: 300

ROUTE v2.0 includes major updates and follows an updated blueprint. However, note that this course does not cover all items listed on the blueprint. Some older topics have been removed or simplified, while several new IPv6 routing topics have been added.

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Describe routing protocols, different remote connectivity options and their impact on routing and implement RIPng
  • Configure EIGRP in IPv4 and IPv6 environment
  • Configure OSPF in IPv4 and IPv6 environment
  • Implement route redistribution using filtering mechanisms
  • Implement path control using policy based routing and IP SLA
  • Implement enterprise Internet connectivity
  • Secure Cisco routers according to best practices and configure authentication for routing protocols

Module 1: Basic Network and Routing Concepts

  • Differentiating Routing Protocols
  • Understanding Network Technologies
  • Connecting Remote Locations with the Headquarters
  • Implementing RIPng

Module 2: EIGRP Implementation

  • Establishing EIGRP Neighbor Relationships
  • Building the EIGRP Topology Table
  • Optimizing EIGRP Behavior
  • Configuring EIGRP for IPv6
  • Discovering Named EIGRP Configuration

Module 3: OSPF Implementation

  • Establishing OSPF Neighbor Relationships
  • Building the Link-State Database
  • Optimizing OSPF Behavior
  • Configuring OSPFv3

Module 4: Configuration of Redistribution

  • Implementing Basic Routing Protocol Redistribution
  • Manipulating Redistribution Using Route Filtering

Module 5: Path Control Implementation

  • Using Cisco Express Forwarding Switching
  • Implementing Path Control

Module 6: Enterprise Internet Connectivity

  • Planning Enterprise Internet Connectivity
  • Establishing Single-Homed IPv4 Internet Connectivity
  • Establishing Single-Homed IPv6 Internet Connectivity
  • Improving Resilience of Internet Connectivity
  • Considering Advantages of Using BGP
  • Implementing Basic BGP Operations
  • Using BGP Attributes and the Path Selection Process
  • Controlling BGP Routing Updates
  • Implementing BGP for IPv6 Internet Connectivity

Module 7: Routers and Routing Protocol Hardening

  • Securing Cisco Routers
  • Describing Routing Protocol Authentication Options
  • Configuring EIGRP Authentication
  • Configuring OSPF Authentication
  • Configuring BGP Authentication


The following discovery labs are included in this course:

Discovery 1: Configuring RIPng

Discovery 2: Configuring and Investigating Basic EIGRP

Discovery 3: Building The EIGRP Topology Table

Discovery 4: EIGRP Stub Routing

Discovery 5: EIGRP Summarization

Discovery 6: EIGRP Load Balancing

Discovery 7: EIGRP for IPv6 Configuration

Discovery 8: Discovering Named EIGRP Configuration

Discovery 9: Basic OSPF Configuration Introduction

Discovery 10: Building the Link-State Database

Discovery 11: OSPF Path Selection

Discovery 12: OSPF Route Summarization

Discovery 13: OSPF Stub Areas

Discovery 14: Implementing OSPFv3

Discovery 15: Basic Redistribution

Discovery 16: Manipulate Redistribution

Discovery 17: Manipulate Redistribution Using Route Maps

Discovery 18: Analyzing CEF

Discovery 19: Implementing PBR

Discovery 20: NAT Virtual Interface

Discovery 21: Basic IPv6 Internet Connectivity

Discovery 22: Basic BGP Configuration

Discovery 23: Influencing BGP Path Selection

Discovery 24: BGP for IPv6

Discovery 25: Configuring EIGRP Authentication

Discovery 26: OSPF Authentication Configuration

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course the following:

  • Describing network fundamentals
  • Establishing Internet and WAN connectivity (IPv4 and IPv6)
  • Managing network device security
  • Operating a medium-sized LAN with multiple switches, supporting VLANs, trunking, and spanning tree
  • Troubleshooting IP connectivity (IPv4 and IPv6)
  • Configuring and troubleshooting EIGRP and OSPF (IPv4 and IPv6)
  • Configuring devices for SNMP, Syslog, and NetFlow access
  • Managing Cisco device configurations, Cisco IOS images, and licenses

It is highly recommended that this course be taken after the following Cisco courses:

  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices v2.0, Part 1 (ICND1 v2.0)
  • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices v2.0 Part 2 (ICND2 v2.0)