This course is the second course of the four semester Cisco Systems CCNP Version 6 program. This course includes laboratory exercises that focus primarily on scalable WAN technologies and the CISCO IOS (TM) software features that are most useful in building these internetworks. These features include Multicasting, border Gateway Protocol (BGP) routing and IP version 6. Students will also study route optimization, route redistribution, route summarization and advanced IP addressing management. Other topics such as (but not limited to) WAN security and review of LAN routing protocols may be covered if time permits. The course, in conjunction with NET202, aligns with the Cisco ROUTE industry certification exam, which is a milestone part of the Cisco CCNP advanced certification. Course fee. Prerequisites: NET202 and a working knowledge of advanced LAN routing and network administration principles and practice as determined by the instructor.