Chapter 9

Introduction to IP Routing

THE FOLLOWING COMPTIA NETWORK+ EXAM OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

  • 1.9 Explain the basics of routing concepts and protocols
    • Loopback interface
    • Routing loops
    • Routing tables
    • Static vs dynamic routes
    • Default route
    • Distance vector routing protocols
      • RIP v2
    • Hybrid routing protocols
      • BGP
    • Link state routing protocols
      • OSPF
      • IS-IS

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IP routing is the process of moving packets from one network to another network using routers. The IP routing process is a super-important subject to understand because it pertains to all routers and configurations that use IP.

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