CCNP BCMSN Video Mentor (Online Version)

Video description

More than one hourof personal, visual instruction on CCNP BCMSN configuration tasks.

CCNP BCMSN Video Mentoris a unique video product that provides you with more than one hour of personal visual instruction from senior instructor Kevin Wallace. In the four videos, Kevin walks you through intermediate-level Cisco switch configuration topics that cover the most important objectives on the CCNP BCMSN exam 642-812.

Designed to develop and enhance hands-on skills, each video (ranging in length from 11-22 minutes) walks you through essential configuration tasks, including configuring VLANs and VTP,  routing between VLANs, configuring and tuning HSRP, and configuring a switch for IP telephony support.

Each video lab presents detailed objectives, lab diagrams, any applicable command tables, and video captures. Audio instruction throughout offers tips and shortcuts that truly make learning easy. Animated network diagrams show you lab set up, device addressing, and how traffic flows through the network. Video screen-casts of router and switch CLI demonstrate command entry, configuration techniques, and device response.

“Watching an expert instructor execute the commands on a router while explaining the techniques is the most effective training method I can imagine.”

-Steve Kalman, Managing Director, Esquire Micro

Table of Contents:

Introduction (2 minutes, 7 seconds)

Lab 1: Configuring VLANs and VTP (22 minutes, 10 seconds)

Lab 2: Routing Between VLANs (11 minutes, 21 seconds)

Lab 3: Configuring and Tuning HSRP (18 minutes, 16 seconds)

Lab 4: Configuring IP Telephony Support (17 minutes, 56 seconds)

About the Author:

Kevin Wallace, CCIE No. 7945,CCSI, CCVP, CCNP, CCDP, MCSE 4, CNE 4/5, is a full-time instructor of Cisco courses and is also available for network consulting projects (e-mail: With 17 years of Cisco internetworking experience, Kevin has been a network design specialist for The Walt Disney World Resort and a network manager for Eastern Kentucky University. Kevin holds a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Kentucky. Among Kevin’s other publication credits are Cisco Voice over IP (CVoice) Authorized Self-Study Guide, Second Edition, Voice over IP First-Step, CCDA/CCDP Flash Cards and Exam Practice Pack(coauthored with Anthony Sequeira), CCIE Routing and Switching Flash Cards and Exam Practice Pack(coauthored with Anthony Sequeira), Cisco IP Telephony Flash Cards and Exam Practice Pack, CCVP CIPT Quick Reference Sheets, CCVP CVoice Quick Reference Sheets, and CCVP QOS Quick Reference Sheets, all of which are available from Cisco Press. Additionally, Kevin was a contributing author for the Cisco IP Telephony Troubleshooting( IPTT) 2.0course and has written for Packetmagazine. Kevin also holds the Cisco IP Telephony Design Specialistand Cisco IP Communications Support Specialistspecializations.

Product information

  • Title: CCNP BCMSN Video Mentor (Online Version)
  • Author(s):
  • Release date: October 2007
  • Publisher(s): Cisco Press
  • ISBN: 9781587054907