Blueprint topics covered in this chapter:
This chapter covers the following subtopics from the Cisco CCIE Routing and Switching written exam blueprint. Refer to the full blueprint in Table I-1 in the Introduction for more details on the topics covered in each chapter and their context within the blueprint.
Classful and Classless Routing Protocols
Local Management Interface (LMI)
Concepts of Policy Routing
Chapter 6 begins the largest part of the book. This part of the book, containing Chapters 7 through 11, focuses on the topics that are the most important and popular for both the CCIE Routing and Switching written and practical (lab) exams.
Chapter 6 begins with coverage of the details of the forwarding ...