Can you hear me now? Tales from a Cisco voice instructor:

March, 2013

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March 31, 2013  11:04 AM

Configuring EtherChannel – Part 2



Posted by: Dave Bateman

In last post we discussed what EtherChannel is and how it might be used. In this post we will look at the configuration of EtherChannel. The configuration of EtherChannel on Cisco switches is fairly simple. In order for EtherChannel to funtion properly, you must ensure that all link are the same...

March 31, 2013  10:59 AM

Configuring EtherChannel – Part 1



Posted by: Dave Bateman

With the demand for bandwidth increasing everyday, companies are finding that the transport technology they installed just a few years ago isn't fast enough anymore. One way to increase network traffic speed without having to necessarily buy new hardware is to use a technology called EtherChannel....


March 30, 2013  5:00 PM

Cisco Cuts More Workers



Posted by: Dave Bateman

Last week Cisco announced that it was going to cut 500 people from its work force. While that may not sound like good news, you need to keep in mind that 500 workers represents less than 1 percent of Cisco's global work force. Of course, that offers no peace of mind if you are one of the...


March 30, 2013  4:40 PM

Over 16 Years Up-Time – Impressive



Posted by: Dave Bateman

When you buy a computer, how long do you expect it to last? Most people expect to get at least three years out of a computer and many want more like five years. Personally, I feel if I get two years out of a PC before needing to upgrade, I am doing pretty good. When it comes to file servers, you...


March 29, 2013  7:04 PM

New ICND1 E-Learning



Posted by: Dave Bateman

If there is one thing I have learned from being an instructor,  it is that not everyone learns the same way. Some learn by reading, others by watching and still others by doing. For myself, I learn best by doing. If I need to learn how to configure a new device, I try to find an example of a...


March 29, 2013  7:03 PM

What’s New in ICND2



Posted by: Dave Bateman

Over the last two posts we have looked at the CCNA refresh that Cisco recently did. We first talked about the new test and how long the current ones are valid. Then we looked at what changed in the ICND1 course, and now we are going to look at what has changed in the ICND2 course. The first...


March 28, 2013  8:46 PM

What’s New in ICND1



Posted by: Dave Bateman

In my last post I told you that Cisco was refreshing the CCNA Routing and Switching track and explained how that impacted the required tests. In this post we are going to take a closer look at the topics that are covered in the new ICND1 courses and how they differ from the previous...


March 28, 2013  8:46 PM

Cisco Refreshes the CCNA Track



Posted by: Dave Bateman

One of the most popular certifications is Cisco's CCNA certification.  Over the past few years Cisco has made a number of changes to this certification. Actually, what they did was expand the CCNA certification, which resulted in several different types of CCNA. The original CCNA is now called,...


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