Day 19. Switch Configuration

CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Exam Topics

Image 2.6 Given a scenario, configure a switch using proper features

Key Topics

The Network+ exam topic that covers switching requires two days to review. Today, we focus on switching concepts and basic configurations. We will also review AAA, port bonding, and port mirroring configurations.

Evolution to Switching

Today’s LANs almost exclusively use switches to interconnect end devices; however, this was not always the case. Initially, devices were connected to a physical bus—a long run of coaxial backbone cabling. With the introduction of 10BASE-T and UTP cabling, the hub gained ...

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