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CCENT & CCNA Exam Routing Scenario Question

Something new that you will see on the CCENT 100-101 exam and the CCNA 200-120 exam is the topic of Troubleshooting.  I am very glad Cisco added troubleshooting to the CCNA exam series as it helps link the theory that you are learning along with how it actually works in the real world.  IT really

CCENT & CCNA RSTP Exam Question

One of the new topics on the revised Cisco Certified Network Associate 200-120 and Cisco Certified Entry Networking technician 100-101 exam is Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol.  This is an enhancement to Spanning Tree Protocol as the world of networking technologies continue to evolve.  So for most CCNA candidates STP was difficult and confusing enough.  Now

CCENT & CCNA 200-120 Exam Troubleshooting Questions!

In both the new CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician) 100-101 exam and CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing & Switching 200-120 certifications, there has been a great deal more of emphasis put on the candidate’s ability to be able to properly troubleshoot a network environment.  This actually makes a lot of sense as when

CCENT & CCNA Exam Topology Question

One of the reasons the CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician) and the CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) certifications are sought after by is they are not easy to obtain.  You have to show a real proficiency in networking and how the TCP/IP protocol works.  By passing these exams you demonstrate to employers that you

OpenSSL Heartbleed Vulnerability & Mitigation on Cisco Products

So as we dig deeper into the OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability, it has come to light that both Cisco and Juniper products have been compromised.  The OpenSSL flaw will let the bad guys work around the security of the SSL protocol and possibly gain access to things like your user names, password, credit card data and

CCENT & CCNA Inter-VLAN Exam Question

For today’s Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT) and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam question topic today we will be covering Inter-VLAN Routing and how it works. The topic is not too hard, but you will see a lot of scenario questions about Inter-VLAN routing on the exam.  Most of them will have a

CCENT / CCNA STP Exam Question

For today’s CCENT / CCNA certification exam topic we are going to cover Spanning Tree Protocol.  STP is one of the more confusing topics you may encounter on the CCENT and CCNA exams.  I think most of the reason STP is a difficult topic for most is that the student is suffering from information overload

CCENT & CCNA Syslog Practice Exam Question

As Cisco has had the CCENT and CCNA exams evolve over the years, one of the new topics you can see on the exam is Syslog.  Just merely understanding how routing or switching works at a high level is not good enough these days to pass the CCENT or CCNA exam and more importantly be

CCENT & CCNA Exam Static Routing Overview

As you prepare for your Cisco CCENT and CCNA exams you will need to understand much more than the basics of how routers work.  But you have to start somewhere so let's look at the CCENT/CCNA topic of Static Routing. Routers learn about remote networks either dynamically using routing protocols or manually using static routes.

Packet Tracer vs a Real CCENT or CCNA Lab

So virtualization has come a long way...right?  Sure it absolutely has.  But what about in helping you prepare for your Cisco CCENT or CCNA exam?  Well you have heard the saying that there is nothing like the real thing...right?  Well I have to agree with it for those of you who are preparing for your