Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND)

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND)

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Course Overview:

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) – Hands-on

The Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) course prepares you for CCNA Wireless certification and specialization in the wireless field. This Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) course covers use, positioning, planning and implementation of Cisco WLAN networks. The labs and Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training course content will give you the skills needed to design, install, configure, monitor and troubleshoot a Cisco WLAN in SMB and Enterprise installations.

The following topics have been added to IUWNE to the course:

● Expanded understanding of RF theory, RF mathematics and antenna characteristics
● Added focus on 802.11ac access points, controllers and wireless standards
● Improvements to wireless access security including Web Authentication method
● Includes new wireless architectures for Unified Access and Cloud Managed
● Client mobility topics now include centralized and converged options
● Expanded design topics to include predictive analysis along with pre and post deployment site surveys
● Enhancements to controller based monitoring and new applications for troubleshooting
● Wireless network management options include Cisco Prime Infrastructure and Identity Services Engine (ISE)

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) – Customize It:

● If you are familiar with some aspects of this Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
● We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training course around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
● If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training course in manner understandable to lay audiences.

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) – Audience / Target Group:

The target audience for this Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) course:

● Network Engineers
● Network Administrators
● Network and System Managers

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) – Class Prerequisites:

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) course are as follows:

● Cisco CCENT certification or equivalent knowledge
● Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part 1, Version 2.0 (ICND1)

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) – Objectives:

Upon completing this Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) course, learners will be able to meet these objectives:

● Understand basic RF principles and characteristics
● Describe WLAN security methods and access with different client devices
● Define the Cisco WLAN architecture and underlying infrastructure used to support it
● Implement a central wireless access network using AireOS or IOS-XE wireless LAN controllers
● Deploy a converged wireless access network using IOS-XE converged access switches and wireless LAN controllers
● Implement small and remote access wireless networks using FlexConnect, Autonomous or Cloud architectures
● Perform basic WLAN maintenance and troubleshooting
● Describe requirements for WLAN design

Certifications: This course is part of the following Certification:

Cisco Certified Network Associate Wireless (CCNA Wireless)

Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals Training (WIFUND) – Course Syllabus

Module 1: Wireless Fundamentals

RF Principles
RF Mathematics
Antenna Characteristics
Spread Spectrum
Wireless Media Access
Wireless Governance

Module 2: Security and Client Access

Wireless Security Components
802.11 Security
802.1X/EAP Framework
EAP Authentication
WPA and WPA2 security
Guest Access
Native Operating Systems for WLAN Connectivity
Smart Handheld Client Configuration

Module 3: Cisco Wireless Network Architecture

Wireless Network Deployment Options
One Management
One Policy
Cisco One Network
Mobility Architecture Concepts
RF Conditions and Performance
Layer 2 infrastructure support
Wired Infrastructure Protocols to Support Wireless networks

Module 4: Centralized Web Access

Centralized WLC
AP Initialization
Additional WLC Features
IPv6 in Cisco Wireless Environment
Client Access Configuration
Roaming in a Centralized Architecture

Module 5: Converged Wireless Access

Converged WCM Initialization
AP connectivity
Additional Wireless Features
Client Access Configuration
Roaming in a Centralized Architecture

Module 6: Small and Remote Wireless Access

FlexConnect Architecture
Autonomous Architecture
Cloud Architecture

Module 7: WLAN Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Wireless maintenance
Troubleshooting tools
Troubleshooting methodology

Module 8: WLAN Design

Predictive WLAN design process
WLAN site survey process

Labs:

Configure Windows 7 Client Access
Configure Wired Infrastructure
Configure Centralized WLAN
Configure IPv6 Operation in Centralized WLAN
Configure Security in Centralized WLAN
Configure Guest Access Using Anchor WLC
Deploy a Converged Access WLAN
Configure Security on a Converged WLAN
Implement a FlexConnect WLAN
Initialize an Autonomous WLAN
Configure Security on an Autonomous AP WLAN
Perform Centralized Controller Maintenance
Perform WiFi Scanning
Investigate Trouble Tickets
Perform a Predictive WLAN Design
Perform a passive Site Survey Analysis

Follow On Courses

● Deploying Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WIDEPLOY)
● Designing Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WIDESIGN)
● Securing Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WISECURE)
● Troubleshooting Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WITSHOOT)

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