In this video, learn about different cabling or switch configuration issues that can be difficult to diagnose.
- The current exam has a lot of questions that talk about…different types of scenarios.…So in this episode I want to concentrate on…the different situations we can run into…when we're connecting Ethernet,…in particular the many ways we can mess up…when it comes to connecting lots and lots of switches.…So let's go ahead and get started in a few scenarios.…I'm thinking like the first one might be something…that has to do with loops.…
All right, now I've got a pretty standard setup here.…What I've got is I've got a router with a built in switch…it's going out to the Cloud.…You guys watching this video don't see it, but…the people in my production think my clouds…are so terrible they're literally giggling at me.…It's a cloud, trust me.…So this is going out to the internet, but…since we're talking about loop scenarios…I really want to concentrate over here.…So what I've got is I've got two switches…that are connecting to a switch.…So this switch could be in my main distribution frame,…this would be connected to my…
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- Network topologies
- Fire ratings
- Ethernet basics
- Hubs vs. switches
- 100BASE-T, gigabit, and 10-gigabit Ethernet
- Installing structured cabling
- Testing cable
- Locating cables and connectors with a toner and probe
- Wired connections
Skill Level Beginner
1. Cabling and Topology
2. Ethernet Basics
3. Modern Ethernet
4. Installing a Physical Network
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