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Implementing Cisco Networking Solutions by Harpreet Singh

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Campus network

A campus network block is the part of the network where the users connect to the network. This can be considered to be the edge of the network, where all users would connect to the network. The primary function of the campus network block is to provide connectivity to the end users.

This connectivity could be over a wired or a wireless infrastructure. A good campus design would ensure that the users get the same experience, regardless of the mode of connectivity, and the design would scale out as the number of users grows. A good campus network would follow a hierarchical network design consisting of the core, distribution, and access tiers. It is not essential to start a network with all three tiers, but the design should ...

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