About this Course

Code TPIP1311
Duration 2 Days

This is IP multicasting practically carrying an IPTV service using the Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) and Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) protocols. IGMP and PIM are introduced and then PIM Sparse Mode and Source Specific Mode is tested practically using labs.


A good understanding of IP protocols especially link state protocols such as OSPF which can be gained by attending the supplier's course 'OSPF and BGP Routing Protocols - IP1310.'

Who Should Attend?

Engineers, particularly those entering the world of IPTV and converged services generally, would benefit from this supplier's course.


  • What is IP Multicast?
  • IPv4 Multicast Addressing
  • Multicast vs Unicast or Broadcast Routing
  • Multicast Routing Tables
  • Multicast in LANs
  • Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP)
  • Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM)
  • Multicast Services
  • IPv6 Multicast
  • ICMPv6

2 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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