Chapter 6. IP Routing Essentials
This chapter covers the following subjects:
Routing Protocol Overview: This section explains how different routing protocols advertise and identify routes.
Path Selection: This section explains the logic a router uses to identify the best route and install it in the routing table.
Static Routing: This section provides a brief overview of fundamental static route concepts.
Virtual Routing and Forwarding: This section explains the creation of logical routers on a physical router.
This chapter revisits the fundamentals from Chapter 1, “Packet Forwarding,” as well as some of the components of the operations of a router. It reinforces the logic of the programming of the Routing Information Base (RIB), reviews differences ...