This chapter covers the following exam topics:
Operation of IP Data Networks
Recognize the purpose and functions of various network devices such as Routers, Switches, Bridges and Hubs.
Select the components required to meet a given network specification.
Predict the data flow between two hosts across a network.
IP Routing Technologies
Differentiate methods of routing and routing protocols
Static vs. Dynamic
The TCP/IP network layer (Layer 3) defines how to deliver IP packets over the entire trip, from the original device that creates the packet to the device that needs to receive the packet. That process requires cooperation between several different jobs and concepts on a number of devices. ...