MPLS Configuration Lab

This lab was something I worked on last week and for some reason it stuck in my head very well. I can put together a basic MPLS configuration now from memory which is definitely...

HSRP Version 1 vs Version 2

HSRP, or hot standby routing protocol, is very commonly used in the networking world. It is a great solution for providing redundant gateways for a wide array of networks. Over time there have been...

OSPF DR Election Process

OSPF is a routing protocol that is popular because of the compatibility between vendors, compared to EIGRP being a Cisco proprietary routing protocol. One major component of OSPF is the usa of...
IPV6-DHCP-Lab

Cisco IPV6 DHCP Server Configuration

IPV6 DHCP Server configuration on a Cisco device is very similar to a normal, IPV4 configuration, but there is a big difference that you will want to make sure to not miss. Everything can...

BGP Route Filtering: Route-Maps

Overview This will be the first of a few posts. In preparations for my second attempt at my CCIE RS Lab exam, I am going back to the basics on route filtering for BGP. The...

My CCIE Journey Has Come to an End

Wow... that title sounds depressing. The reality is it couldn't be further from the truth! Let's start from the beginning to show how long this journey has been and what it's come to. I have...

BGP AS-Override

If you follow me on Twitter (@TheRoutingTable) you may have seen my tweet earlier this evening: https://twitter.com/TheRoutingTable/status/843549123517304834 This is because I was working on a CCIE MPLS lab earlier and forgot it again. Since this is...