Who should attend
- Pre- and post-sales technical engineers responsible for designing, implementing, or troubleshooting networks
- Network architects responsible for designing multiservice networks to carry voice, video, and data traffic in enterprise or service provider environments
- Advanced Unified Communications Specialization
- Master UC Specialization
- Master Telepresence ATP
- CCIE R&S Candidates
Delegates will learn how to
- Explain the need for QoS, describe the fundamentals of QoS policy, and identify and describe the different models that are used for ensuring QoS in a network
- Explain the use of MQC and AutoQoS to implement QoS on the network and describe some of the mechanisms used to monitor QoS implementations
- Given a converged network and a policy defining QoS on the network and describe some of the mechanisms used to monitor QoS implementations
- Use Cisco QoS queing mechanisms to manage network congestion
- Use Cisco QoS congestion avoidance mechanisms to reduce the effects of congestion on the network
- Use Cisco QoS traffic policing and traffic shaping mechanisms to effectively limit the rate of network traffic
- Given a low speed WAN link, use Cisco link efficiency mechanisms to improve the bandwidth efficiency of the link
- Describe the recommended best practices and methods used for end-to-end QoS deployment in the enterprise
- Review Converged Networks
- Understand QoS
- Describe Best-Effort and Integrated Services Models
- Describe the Differentiated Services Model
- MQC Introduction
- Monitor QoS
- Define Campus AutoQoS
- Define WAN AutoQoS
- Classification and Marking Overview
- MQC for Classification and Marking
- NBAR for Classification
- Use of QoS Preclassify
- Campus Classification and Marking
- Queuing Introduction
- Configure WFQ
- Configure CBWFQ and LLQ
- Configure Campus Congestion Management
- Congestion Avoidance Introduction
- Configure Class-Based WRED
- Configure ECN
- Describe Campus-Based Congestion Avoidance
- Traffic Policing and Shaping Overview
- Configure Class-Based Policing
- Campus Policing
- Configure Class-Based Shaping
- Configure Class-Based Shaping on Frame Relay Interfaces
- Configure Frame Relay Voice-Adaptive Traffic Shaping and Fragmentation
- Link Efficiency Mechanisms Overview
- Configure Class-Based Header Compression
- Configure LFI
- Apply Best Practices for QoS Policy Design
- End-to-End QoS Deployments
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