This chapter covers the following exam topics:
1.0 Network Fundamentals
1.6 Select the appropriate cabling type based on implementation requirements
1.8 Configure, verify, and troubleshoot IPv4 addressing and subnetting
5.0 Infrastructure Management
5.3 Configure and verify initial device configuration
Getting an IPv4 network up and working requires some basic steps: installing routers, configuring their IPv4 addresses, optionally configuring some static IPv4 routes, and then configuring a routing protocol to dynamically learn routes. This chapter focuses on Step 1: how to install an enterprise-class Cisco router, with just enough configuration to get the router working, ready for those next steps.
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