Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR)

Course Description

ENCOR - Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies

The Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR) v1.3 training gives you the knowledge and skills needed to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot an enterprise network and introduces you to overlay network design by using SD-Access and SD-WAN solutions. You’ll also learn to understand and implement security principles and automation and programmability within an enterprise network.

This course helps you prepare to take the 350-401 Implementing Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies (ENCOR) exam, which is part of the four new certifications:

This course also earns you 64 continuing Education (CE) credits towards recertification.


Course Outline

  • Examining Cisco Enterprise Network Architecture 
  • Exploring Cisco Switching Paths 
  • Implementing Campus LAN Connectivity 
  • Building Redundant Switched Topology 
  • Implementing Layer 2 Port Aggregation 
  • Understanding EIGRP 
  • Implementing OSPF 
  • Optimizing OSPF 
  • Exploring EBGP 
  • Implementing Network Redundancy 
  • Implementing NAT 
  • Introducing Virtualization Protocols and Techniques 
  • Understanding Virtual Private Networks and Interfaces 
  • Understanding Wireless Principles 
  • Examining Wireless Deployment Options 
  • Understanding Wireless Roaming and Location Services 
  • Examining Wireless AP Operation 
  • Implementing Wireless Client Authentication 
  • Troubleshooting Wireless Client Connectivity 
  • Implementing Network Services 
  • Using Network Analysis Tools 
  • Implementing Infrastructure Security 
  • Implementing Secure Access Control 
  • Discovering the Basics of Python Programming 
  • Discovering Network Programmability Protocols 
  • Implementing Layer 2 Port Aggregation 
  • Discovering Multicast Protocols 
  • Understanding  QoS 
  • Exploring Enterprise Network Security Architecture 
  • Exploring Automation and Assurance Using Cisco DNA Center 
  • Examining the Cisco SD-Access Solution 
  • Understanding the Working Principles of the Cisco SD-WAN Solution



  1. Investigate the CAM 
  2. Analyze Cisco Express Forwarding 
  3. Troubleshoot VLAN and Trunk Issues 
  4. Tune Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) and Configure Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP) 
  5. Configure Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol 
  6. Troubleshoot EtherChannel 
  7. Implement Multi-area OSPF 
  8. Implement OSPF Tuning 
  9. Apply OSPF Optimization 
  10. Implement OSPFv3 
  11. Configure and Verify Single-Homed EBGP 
  12. Implement Hot Standby Routing Protocol (HSRP) 
  13. Configure Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) 
  14. Implement NAT 
  15. Configure and Verify Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF) 
  16. Configure and Verify a Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE) Tunnel 
  17. Configure Static Virtual Tunnel Interface (VTI) Point-to-Point Tunnels 
  18. Configure Wireless Client Authentication in a Centralized Deployment 
  19. Troubleshoot Wireless Client Connectivity Issues 
  20. Configure Syslog 
  21. Configure and Verify Flexible NetFlow 
  22. Configure Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM) 
  23. Troubleshoot Connectivity and Analyze Traffic with Ping, Trace route, and Debug 
  24. Configure and Verify Cisco IP SLAs 
  25. Configure Standard and Extended ACLs 
  26. Configure Control Plane Policing 
  27. Implement Local and Server-Based AAA 
  28. Write and Troubleshoot Python Scripts 
  29. Explore JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) Objects and Scripts in Python 
  30. Use NETCONF Via SSH 
  31. Use RESTCONF with Cisco IOS XE Software 

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Course Information

Length: 5 day

Format: Lecture and Lab

Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite

Max. Capacity: 12


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Who Should Attend

Mid-level network engineers, Network administrators, Network support technicians, Help desk technicians