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The CCNA Candidate Guide To The Spanning Tree Protocol

Travis Bonfigli
Travis Bonfigli
CCNA (RS, WRLS & SC), CCNP (RS & WRLS), CWNE #131, JNCIA, CNACI

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Course Description
This course will cover the Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) concepts and considerations, the different varieties of the STP (PVST/PVST+, RPVST/RPVST+), Layer 2 traffic engineering with the STP, common STP configuration challenges, troubleshooting STP issues, verification and validation steps, root bridge election, and the critical STP toolbox of loop prevention options (BPDUGuard, RootGuard, etc.).
  • Course
    • Introduction
      • Introduction
    • Subnetting
      • Root Bridge Election :: Part 1
      • Root Bridge Election :: Part 2
      • Port Roles (802.1D) :: Part 1
      • Port Roles (802.1D) :: Part 2
      • Port States (802.1D)
      • Timers (802.1D) :: Part 1
      • Timers (802.1D) :: Part 2
      • Port Types (802.1D)
      • Redundant Links/Port Priority
      • Spanning Tree Toolkit (802.1D)
      • PortFast (802.1D)
      • UplinkFast (802.1D)
      • BackboneFast (802.1D)
      • Root Guard
      • BPDU Guard
      • Loop Guard
      • BPDU Filter :: Part 1
      • BPDU Filter :: Part 2
      • UDLD
      • RSTP (802.1w)
      • EtherChannel & Spanning Tree
      • FHRP & Spanning Tree
      • MSTP
Course Outline:
  • Course
    • Introduction
      • Introduction
    • Subnetting
      • Root Bridge Election :: Part 1
      • Root Bridge Election :: Part 2
      • Port Roles (802.1D) :: Part 1
      • Port Roles (802.1D) :: Part 2
      • Port States (802.1D)
      • Timers (802.1D) :: Part 1
      • Timers (802.1D) :: Part 2
      • Port Types (802.1D)
      • Redundant Links/Port Priority
      • Spanning Tree Toolkit (802.1D)
      • PortFast (802.1D)
      • UplinkFast (802.1D)
      • BackboneFast (802.1D)
      • Root Guard
      • BPDU Guard
      • Loop Guard
      • BPDU Filter :: Part 1
      • BPDU Filter :: Part 2
      • UDLD
      • RSTP (802.1w)
      • EtherChannel & Spanning Tree
      • FHRP & Spanning Tree
      • MSTP