This chapter covers the following exam topics:
2.2. Describe classic Ethernet fundamentals
2.2.d. MAC address table
2.3. Describe switching concepts and perform basic configuration
Cisco Nexus switches are designed to have robust Layer 2 Ethernet switching features in addition to feature-rich Layer 3 routing functionality. This product family is known as a multilayer type of switch because it has the hardware and software capable of using both forwarding methods exclusively (Layer 2 only switch or Layer 3 only router) or it can act as a Layer 3 router and a Layer 2 switch at the same time.
This chapter explains a large variety of Layer 2 switching features, broken ...