Course Code: ASR1K

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Cisco : ASR 1000 Series Essentials


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This course is aimed at Cisco enterprise and service provider customers who are deploying Cisco® ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers running Cisco IOS® XE Software Release 3.1.0S. The major features, functions, characteristics, and connectivity options of the Cisco ASR 1000 Series routers are examined, as well as a detailed look at the platform-specific information of the hardware. The functional operation of high availability (HA), In-Service Software Upgrade (ISSU), quality of service (Qos), security, and multicast services in the Cisco ASR 1000 Series router are also reviewed.

Pre-Requisites

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • CCNA attendance (ICND1 and ICND2 or CCNABC) or equivalent knowledge
  • Knowledge of Cisco IOS Software commands
  • Understanding of principles of QoS, multicast, and IPSec services

  • Cisco ASR 1000 System Introduction
  • Cisco ASR 1000 Hardware Architecture
  • Cisco ASR 1000 Software Architecture
  • Cisco ASR 1000 Operations
  • Cisco ASR 1000 High Availability
  • Cisco ASR 1000 In-Service Software Upgrade
  • Quality of Service
  • Multicast Services
  • Security Services
  • Cisco ASR 1000 Packet Flow

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • List and describe features, benefits, and functions of the Cisco ASR 1000 Series routers
  • List and describe the architecture, features, and functions of the hardware elements of the Cisco ASR 1000 Series chassis; route processor; embedded services processor (ESP); SPA interface processor (SIP); QuantumFlow processor (QFP); and shared port adapters (SPAs)
  • Explain the Cisco ASR 1000 operating system and functionality
  • Describe the way packets are processed and list the various components in this process
  • Install software in and successfully reboot a Cisco ASR 1000 Series router
  • Initiate a failover and describe the Cisco ASR 1000 high-availability capabilities
  • Install software and describe the Cisco ASR 1000 ISSU capabilities
  • Explain how QoS is implemented in hardware and how QoS features provide improved and more predictable network service
  • Describe and configure QoS for ingress queueing and egress shaping
  • Describe and configure multicast services
  • Describe and configure IP Security (IPSec) and firewall/Network Address Translation (NAT) services

This course is designed for:

  • Technical professionals who need to know how to implement Cisco ASR 1000 Series routers in their network environment.