Chapter 9. Routing Protocols

Chapter Outline

9-1 Introduction

9-2 Static Routing

9-3 Dynamic Routing Protocols

9-4 Distance Vector Protocols

9-5 Configuring RIP and RIPv2

9-6 Link State Protocols

9-7 Configuring the Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) Routing Protocol

9-8 Hybrid Protocols: Configuring the Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)


Questions and Problems


• Describe the difference between static and dynamic routing protocols

• Describe the difference in distance vector and link state protocols

• Be able to configure a basic setup for static routing protocol

• Understand the relative amount of traffic generated by each protocol

• Understand the basics for OSPF, IS-IS, and the EIGRP routing protocols

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