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Implementing Cisco Multicast (V 2.0) (MCAST)

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Course Content

The Implementing Cisco Multicast (MCAST) v2.0 course is a five-day instructor-led course covering the fundamentals of IP multicasting, which includes multicast applications, sources, receivers, group management, and IP multicast routing protocols (such as Protocol Independent Multicast, PIM) used within a single administrative domain (intradomain). The issues of switched LAN environments and reliable IP multicasting are covered as well. The course provides technical solutions for simple deployments of IP multicast within a provider or customer network. The curriculum provides the configuration and troubleshooting guidelines for implementation of IP multicast on Cisco routers. The labs provide you with the hands-on experience needed to successfully deploy IP multicast.

Who should attend

This course is intended for:

  • Network professionals including System Engineers (SEs)
  • Partners
  • Customers


The knowledge and skills you must have before attending this course are as follows:

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Outline: Implementing Cisco Multicast (V 2.0) (MCAST)

  • Course Introduction
  • Module 1: IP Multicast Concepts and Technologies
  • Module 2: Multicast on the LAN
  • Module 3: PIM Sparse Mode
  • Module 4: Rendezvous Point Engineering
  • Module 5: PIM Sparse Mode Protocol Extensions
  • Module 6: Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP
  • Module 7: Interdomain IP Multicast
  • Module 8: IP Multicast Security
  • Module 9: Multicast Optimization and High Availability Features
  • Module 10: Applications of Multicast
  • Labs
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 5 days

  • United States: US$ 3,695
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 37 CLC
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Online Training
Modality: L
  • United States: US$ 3,695
  • Cisco Learning Credits: 37 CLC
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Currently there are no training dates scheduled for this course.  You can schedule a private, onsite training session or request a public date by emailing info@fastlaneus.com.

Sep 17-21, 2018 Frankfurt Enroll
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Jan 7-11, 2019 Hamburg Enroll
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Aug 20-24, 2018 Lisbon Enroll
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Oct 22-26, 2018 Madrid Enroll
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Apr 8-12, 2019 This is a FLEX event London, City Enroll
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Asia Pacific
Sep 3-7, 2018 Melbourne Enroll
Nov 12-16, 2018 Sydney Enroll
Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Oct 14-18, 2018 Dubai Course language: English This course is being delivered by iTLS. Enroll
Aug 19-23, 2018 Cairo Course language: English Enroll
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