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Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos: Routing Fundamentals

by Rich Bibby

This course is the sixth in a series covering the Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos certification. Here, you’ll learn about the fundamentals of IP routing for your Junos devices.

What you'll learn

Building your routing skills is essential if you're working towards gaining your Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos certification. In this course, Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos: Routing Fundamentals, you'll master the basics of IP routing specifically for your Junos devices. First, you'll dive into the fundamentals and discover what is meant by routing in the context of IP networks. Next, you'll explore routing information sources that feed into the routing table on a Junos device. Then, you'll learn about routing tables, the forwarding table, and look at how Junos calculates the next hop for a given network destination. Afterwards, you'll cover routing instances, what some of the different types are, and why you would use them. Finally, you'll delve into static routing, along with dynamic routing protocols, and in particular OSPF. By the end of this course, you'll have the necessary skills and knowledge to utilize your new Junos routing skills in practice, and be one step further in obtaining your Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos certification.

About the author

Rich Bibby is a Network Engineer with extensive experience in designing, deploying, and supporting enterprise networks of varying size and scale. Areas of expertise include Campus LAN, WAN, Data Center, VPN and Remote Access solutions from vendors including Juniper, Cisco, Arista, Checkpoint, and Pulse Secure. Rich is currently JNCIA-JUNOS certified and has previously held several other certifications from Juniper, Cisco, Checkpoint, and Microsoft. He can also be found blogging at http://notthen... more

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