Chapter 9. Introduction to IP Routing
THE FOLLOWING COMPTIA NETWORK+ EXAM OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:
1.6 Explain the purpose and properties of routing
IGP vs. EGP
Static vs. dynamic
Understanding routing tables and how they pertain to path selection
Before you read this chapter, you need to understand the difference between a routing protocol and a routed protocol. A routing protocol is a tool used by routers to dynamically find all the networks in the internetwork, as well as to ensure that all routers have the same routing table. Basically, a routing protocol determines the path of a packet through an internetwork. Examples of ...