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ENCOR 350-401

  • 1.0 Architecture
    • 1.1 Explain the different design principles used in an enterprise network
      • 1.1.a Enterprise network design such as Tier 2, Tier 3, and Fabric Capacity planning
      • 1.1.b High availability techniques such as redundancy, FHRP, and SSO
    • 1.2 Analyze design principles of a WLAN deployment
      • 1.2.a Wireless deployment models (centralized, distributed, controller-less, controller based, cloud, remote branch)
      • 1.2.b Location services in a WLAN design
    • 1.3 Differentiate between on-premises and cloud infrastructure deployments
    • 1.4 Explain the working principles of the Cisco SD-WAN solution
      • 1.4.a SD-WAN control and data planes elements
      • 1.4.b Traditional WAN and SD-WAN solutions
    • 1.5 Explain the working principles of the Cisco SD-Access solution
      • 1.5.a SD-Access control and data planes elements
      • 1.5.b Traditional campus interoperating with SD-Access
    • 1.6 Describe concepts of wired and wireless QoS
      • 1.6.a QoS components
      • 1.6.b QoS policy
    • 1.7 Differentiate hardware and software switching mechanisms
      • 1.7.a Process and CEF
      • 1.7.b MAC address table and TCAM
      • 1.7.c FIB vs. RIB
  • 2.0 Virtualization
    • 2.1 Describe device virtualization technologies
      • 2.1.a Hypervisor type 1 and 2
      • 2.1.b Virtual machine
      • 2.1.c Virtual switching
    • 2.2 Configure and verify data path virtualization technologies
      • 2.2.a VRF
      • 2.2.b GRE and IPsec tunneling
    • 2.3 Describe network virtualization concepts
      • 2.3.a LISP
      • 2.3.b VXLAN
  • 3.0 Infrastructure
    • 3.1 Layer 2
      • 3.1.a Troubleshoot static and dynamic 802.1q trunking protocols
      • 3.1.b Troubleshoot static and dynamic EtherChannels
      • 3.1.c Configure and verify common Spanning Tree Protocols (RSTP and MST)
    • 3.2 Layer 3
      • 3.2.a Compare routing concepts of EIGRP and OSPF (advanced distance vector vs. linked state, load balancing, path selection, path operations, metrics)
      • 3.2.b Configure and verify simple OSPF environments, including multiple normal areas, summarization, and filtering (neighbor adjacency, point-to-point and broadcast network types, and passive interface)
      • 3.2.c Configure and verify eBGP between directly connected neighbors (best path selection algorithm and neighbor relationships)
    • 3.3 Wireless
      • 3.3.a Describe Layer 1 concepts, such as RF power, RSSI, SNR, interference noise, band and channels, and wireless client devices capabilities
      • 3.3.b Describe AP modes and antenna types
      • 3.3.c Describe access point discovery and join process (discovery algorithms, WLC selection process)
      • 3.3.d Describe the main principles and use cases for Layer 2 and Layer 3 roaming
      • 3.3.e Troubleshoot WLAN configuration and wireless client connectivity issues
    • 3.4 IP Services
      • 3.4.a Describe Network Time Protocol (NTP)
      • 3.4.b Configure and verify NAT/PAT
      • 3.4.c Configure first hop redundancy protocols, such as HSRP and VRRP
      • 3.4.d Describe multicast protocols, such as PIM and IGMP v2/v3
  • 4.0 Network Assurance
    • 4.1 Diagnose network problems using tools such as debugs, conditional debugs, trace route, ping, SNMP, and syslog
    • 4.2 Configure and verify device monitoring using syslog for remote logging
    • 4.3 Configure and verify NetFlow and Flexible NetFlow
    • 4.4 Configure and verify SPAN/RSPAN/ERSPAN
    • 4.5 Configure and verify IPSLA
    • 4.6 Describe Cisco DNA Center workflows to apply network configuration, monitoring, and management
    • 4.7 Configure and verify NETCONF and RESTCONF
  • 5.0 Security
    • 5.1 Configure and verify device access control
      • 5.1.a Lines and password protection
      • 5.1.b Authentication and authorization using AAA
    • 5.2 Configure and verify infrastructure security features
      • 5.2.a ACLs
      • 5.2.b CoPP
    • 5.3 Describe REST API security
    • 5.4 Configure and verify wireless security features
      • 5.4.a EAP
      • 5.4.b WebAuth
      • 5.4.c PSK
    • 5.5 Describe the components of network security design
      • 5.5.a Threat defense
      • 5.5.b Endpoint security
      • 5.5.c Next-generation firewall
      • 5.5.d TrustSec, MACsec
      • 5.5.e Network access control with 802.1X, MAB, and WebAuth
  • 6.0 Automation
    • 6.1 Interpret basic Python components and scripts
    • 6.2 Construct valid JSON encoded file
    • 6.3 Describe the high-level principles and benefits of a data modeling language, such as YANG
    • 6.4 Describe APIs for Cisco DNA Center and vManage
    • 6.5 Interpret REST API response codes and results in payload using Cisco DNA Center and RESTCONF
    • 6.6 Construct EEM applet to automate configuration, troubleshooting, or data collection
    • 6.7 Compare agent vs. agentless orchestration tools, such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, and SaltStack
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