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ECS Extreme Fabric Switching and Routing PreCertification Lab - CFSR-DLP


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Students who have completed the Extreme Fabric Switching and Routing online video class will learn methods

to properly build and manage networks utilizing the Extreme Networks Campus Fabric networking environment.The online learning will be reinforced through actual hands-on experience with networking

equipment in a lab environment, where students will perform real world tasks.

Additionally, a challenge lab is included on the final day. The Challenge Lab is a lab exercise with a series of tasks to

enable the students to practice what they have learned in the videos and labs with real life scenarios in a safe and

controlled environment. It will be an opportunity for students to interact with the instructor over the principles they

are now implementing to complete the Challenge Lab. The Challenge Lab is not mandatory and does not constitute

a pass or fail, however, the Challenge Lab is highly recommended.

Prerequisites & Audience

Due to the nature of this course, it is mandatory that the

students have completed the online video Class for Extreme

Fabric Switching and Routing and can verify their

level of understanding prior to being enrolled in a Pre-

Certification Lab class.

Course Benefits

Upon completion of this course, students will have gained the working

knowledge to:

● Successfully configure and manage their Extreme Fabric


● Take the ECS – Extreme Fabric Switching and Routing

certification exam

Course Topics

Lab Familiarization

  • Familiarization with Boss and Voss CLI
  • Configuring the Layer 2 Edge (ERS4800) Switches
  • Configuring the VSP 4000 (VSP4K) Layer 3 Edge
  • VSP 8000 (VSP8K) Backbone Switch
  • Verifying Software Versions
  • Configuring the Fabric Infrastructure

  • Overview of the VOSS Procedures
  • Configure MLT on Backbone Switches
  • Enable SPBM on the Backbone Switches
  • Enable SPBM on the Layer 3 Edge Switches (VSP4K_E#)
  • Configure IS-IS and SPBM on the NNI Interfaces and MLT links
  • Configure IS-IS and SPBM on the VSP4K
  • Enable ISIS Router
  • Overview of the BOSS Procedures
  • Configuring the Fabric Infrastructure on the Layer 2 Edge (ERS_E#)
  • Verify SPBM Configuration on the L2 Edge Switch
  • Verify SPBM Configuration on the Backbone
  • Connectivity Fault Manager

  • VOSS Process
  • BOSS CFM Configuration
  • Perform CFM Testing Examples
  • Configuring Layer 2 VSNs

  • BOSS procedures on the ERS4800s
  • Provision a Management VLAN
  • Verify L2 VSNs
  • Configuring Inter-VSN Routing

  • Configure C-VLAN and Service on the Edge (BOSS)
  • Configure Inter-VSN Routing on the Backbone (VOSS)
  • Verification of Inter-VSN Routing
  • Configuring IP Shortcuts

  • Create IP Shortcuts on the Backbone
  • Create IP Shortcuts on the VSP4K Edge
  • Verify IP Shortcuts
  • Configuring Layer 3 VSNs

  • Configure VSNs on the VSP4K
  • Verify Layer 3 VSN Configuration
  • Virtual IST

  • Create the Virtual IST on VSP4K
  • Verifying Virtual IST
  • Create an MLT/SMLT for the VIST
  • VLACP, SLPP, and SLPP Guard

  • Configure VLACP on VSP4K Layer 3 Edge
  • Configure VLACP on Layer 2 Edge
  • Configure SLPP on the VSP4K Edge
  • Configure SLPP-Guard on the ERS_Edge
  • Extreme Management Center

  • Accessing Extreme Management Center
  • Device Discovery
  • Adding a Device Manually
  • Maps
  • Device Tabs
  • Multicast over SPB

  • Configure Multicast over SPB
  • Create Multicast Streams
  • Create the multicast receiver
  • Verify Multicast Configuration
  • Fabric Attach

  • Reset the EXOS to Factory Defaults
  • Setup Fabric Attach on the ERS_E#x
  • Validate Fabric Attach
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    CODE: Youtube-67072
    How to Transport Bits and Bytes
    CODE: Youtube-67068
    Networks - 3 Real-World Examples Explored
    CODE: Youtube-67062
    How To: Onboard an Access Point
    CODE: Youtube-67057
    The Basics of Switches
    CODE: Youtube-67074
    Hacking the Packet
    CODE: Youtube-67080
    How To: Update Device Firmware
    CODE: Youtube-67059
    ECS – ExtremeWireless Cloud – Troubleshooting - ECS-CLDTRBL
    Computers Are So Polite
    CODE: Youtube-67073
    Deeper Dive Into IP Addresses
    CODE: Youtube-67075
    ECS Extreme Management Centre Pre Certification Lab - EMGMT-DLP
    What is Addressing?
    CODE: Youtube-67067
    Supporting Fabric - SFBC
    Network Technology - The Past, The Present, and The Future!
    CODE: Youtube-67061
    Demystifying IT and Networking Terminology
    CODE: Youtube-67063
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    ECS ExtremeXOS Fundamentals - EXOS-Fund-1
    ECS Campus Fabric Switching and Routing - CFSR
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    CODE: Youtube-67078
    ECS Extreme Control NAC - CTRL
    Data Communication Fundamentals - What is a Protocol?
    CODE: Youtube-67066
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    CODE: Youtube-67077
    ECS Extreme Wireless Cloud PreCertification Labs - ECS-CLD-PCL
    Understanding Computer Language - Bits, Bytes, and Binary!
    CODE: Youtube-67065
    ECS Extreme Management Center XMC - EMGMT-1
    11 Cheers for Binary!
    CODE: Youtube-67070
    What is a Network?
    CODE: Youtube-67064
    Shaking Hands on the Internet
    CODE: Youtube-67079
    How To: Onboard a 5420 Switch to ExtremeCloud IQ and Update OS Persona
    CODE: Youtube-67060
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    How To: Add Locations and Setup Floorplans in ExtremeCloud IQ
    CODE: Youtube-67058
    The Basics of Routers
    CODE: Youtube-67076
    The Magic Boxes of the Internet
    CODE: Youtube-67069
    Understanding Wireless Interference
    CODE: Youtube-66941
    ECS – Data Center VDX – VCS Fabric Configuration and Implementation - ECS-VDX
    LAN Topologies
    CODE: Youtube-67071
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