Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices: Accelerated (CCNAX 200-120)

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNAX 200-120)

CCNA Composite Exam: The 200-120 CCNAX is the composite exam associated with the Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching certification. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices: Accelerated (CCNAX 200-120) v2 course. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills required to install, operate, and troubleshoot a small to medium size enterprise branch network. The topics include all the areas covered under ICND 1 and ICND2 Exams.

  1. Operation of IP Data Networks
    1. • Operation of IP Data Networks
    2. • Recognize the purpose and functions of various network devices such as Routers, Switches, Bridges and Hubs.
    3. • Select the components required to meet a given network specification.
    4. • Identify common applications and their impact on the network
    5. • Describe the purpose and basic operation of the protocols in the OSI and TCP/IP models.
    6. • Predict the data flow between two hosts across a network.
    7. • Identify the appropriate media, cables, ports, and connectors to connect Cisco network devices to other network devices and hosts in a LAN
  2. LAN Switching Technologies
    1. • Determine the technology and media access control method for Ethernet networks
    2. • Identify basic switching concepts and the operation of Cisco switches.
    3. • Configure and verify initial switch configuration including remote access management.
    4. • Verify network status and switch operation using basic utilities such as ping, telnet and ssh.
    5. • Identify enhanced switching technologies
    6. • Describe how VLANs create logically separate networks and the need for routing between them.
    7. • Configure and verify VLANs
    8. • Configure and verify trunking on Cisco switches
    9. • Configure and verify PVSTP operation
  3. IP addressing (IPv4 / IPv6)
    1. • Describe the operation and necessity of using private and public IP addresses for IPv4 addressing
    2. • Identify the appropriate IPv6 addressing scheme to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment.
    3. • Identify the appropriate IPv4 addressing scheme using VLSM and summarization to satisfy addressing requirements in a LAN/WAN environment.
    4. • Describe the technological requirements for running IPv6 in conjunction with IPv4 such as dual stack
    5. • Describe IPv6 addresses
  4. IP Routing Technologies
    1. • Describe basic routing concepts
    2. • Describe the boot process of Cisco IOS routers
    3. • Configure and verify utilizing the CLI to set basic Router configuration
    4. • Configure and verify operation status of a device interface, both serial and ethernet
    5. • Verify router configuration and network connectivity
    6. • Configure and verify routing configuration for a static or default route given specific routing requirements
    7. • Manage Cisco IOS Files
    8. • Differentiate methods of routing and routing protocols
    9. • Configure and verify OSPF (single area)
    10. • Configure and verify EIGRP (single AS)
    11. • Configure and verify interVLAN routing (Router on a stick)
    12. • Configure SVI interfaces
  5. IP Services
    1. • Configure and verify DHCP (IOS Router)
    2. • Describe the types, features, and applications of ACLs
    3. • Configure and verify ACLs in a network environment
    4. • Identify the basic operation of NAT
    5. • Configure and verify NAT for given network requirements
    6. • Configure and verify NTP as a client
    7. • Recognize High availability (FHRP)
    8. • Configure and verify Syslog
    9. • Describe SNMP v2 & v3
  6. Network Device Security
    1. • Configure and verify network device security features such as
    2. • Configure and verify Switch Port Security features such as
    3. • Configure and verify ACLs to filter network traffic
    4. • Configure and verify an ACLs to limit telnet and SSH access to the router
  7. Troubleshooting
    1. • Identify and correct common network problems
    2. • Utilize netflow data
    3. • Troubleshoot and correct common problems associated with IP addressing and host configurations.
    4. • Troubleshootand Resolve VLAN problems
    5. • Troubleshoot and Resolve trunking problems on Cisco switches
    6. • Troubleshoot and Resolve Spanning Tree operation issues
    7. • Troubleshoot and Resolve routing issues
    8. • Troubleshoot and Resolve OSPF problems
    9. • Troubleshoot and Resolve EIGRP problems
    10. • Troubleshoot and Resolve interVLAN routing problems
    11. • Troubleshoot and Resolve ACL issues
    12. • Troubleshoot and Resolve WAN implementation issues
    13. • Troubleshoot and Resolve Layer 1 problems
    14. • Troubleshoot etherchannel problems
  8. WAN Technologies
    1. • Identify different WAN Technologies
    2. • Configure and verify a basic WAN serial connection
    3. • Configure and verify a PPP connection between Cisco routers
    4. • Configure and verify Frame Relay on Cisco routers
    5. • Implement and troubleshoot PPPoE