Day 19. Switch Configuration
CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Exam Topics
2.6 Given a scenario, configure a switch using proper features
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 ...