MPLS

  • MPLS

  • Duration :

MPLS Fundamentals


  • Explain basic core MPLS technology and concepts
  • Explain the function of MPLS Labels and Label Stack
  • Identify MPLS Applications

MPLS Operation


  • Describe the characteristics and behaviors of Label Distribution in Frame-mode
    MPLS
  • Explain Convergence in Frame-mode MPLS
  • Describe the characteristics and behaviors of Label Distribution over LC-ATM
    Interfaces and VC Merge
  • Describe the features of MPLS Label Allocation, Distribution, and Retention Modes
  • Explain the process of LDP Neighbor Discovery

Frame-Mode/Cell-Mode MPLS Implementation, Configuration and Troubleshooting


  • Identify the functions of CEF Switching
  • Explain and configure Frame-mode MPLS on Cisco IOS platforms
  • Monitor MPLS on Cisco IOS platforms – Frame-mode interfaces
  • Troubleshoot Frame-Mode MPLS configurations on Cisco IOS Platforms
  • Explain and configure Label-Controlled ATM MPLS
  • Explain and configure LC-ATM MPLS over ATM Virtual Path

MPLS Virtual Private Networks Technology


  • Describe the characteristics and functions of Virtual Private Networks
  • Describe Overlay and Peer-to-Peer VPNs
  • Explain Major VPN Categorization
  • Describe MPLS VPN Architecture
  • Describe the MPLS VPN Routing Model
  • Explain the process of MPLS VPN Packet Forwarding

MPLS VPN Implementation, Configuration and Troubleshooting


  • Explain MPLS VPN Mechanisms supported on Cisco Platforms
  • Configure VRF tables
  • Configure MP-BGP Session between PE routers
  • Configure Small Scale Routing Protocols
  • Monitor MPLS VPN Operation
  • Configure OSPF as the Routing Protocol
  • Configure BGP as the Routing Protocol
  • Troubleshoot basic MPLS VPN configuration errors
  • Configure and troubleshoot MPLS Traffic Engineering (TE)

Complex MPLS VPNs


  • Describe the advanced VRF Import/Export Features
  • Explain the characteristics of Overlapping VPNs
  • Explain the features of Central Services VPNs
  • Describe Managed CE Router Service

Internet Access from a MPLS VPN


  • Explain VPN Internet Access Topologies
  • Describe VPN Internet Access Implementation Methods
  • Describe the methods to Separate Internet Access from VPN Service
  • Internet Access Backbone as a Separate VPN