Building Converged Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks
Retired July 31, 2010
The Building Converged Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks (BCMSN 642-812) is a qualifying exam for the Cisco Certified Network Professional CCNP� and the Cisco Certified Design Professional CCDP� certifications. The BCMSN 642-812 exam will certify that the successful candidate has important knowledge and skills necessary to implement scalable multilayer switched networks. The exam includes topics on Campus Networks, describing and implementing advanced Spanning Tree concepts, VLANs and Inter-VLAN routing, High Availability, Wireless Client Access, Access Layer Voice concepts, and minimizing service Loss and Data Theft in a Campus Network.
The following information provides general guidelines for the content likely to be included on the exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes the guidelines below may change at any time without notice.
Conduct the operation of Spanning Tree protocols in a hierarchical network.
Implement Inter-VLAN routing.
Implement gateway redundancy technologies.
Describe and configure wireless client access.
Describe and configure security features in a switched network.
Configure support for voice.
Building Cisco Multilayer Switched Networks (BCMSN) is the recommended training for this exam.
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