Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks (TSHOOT 642-832) is a qualifying exam for the Cisco Certified Network Professional CCNP, certification. The 642-832 TSHOOT exam will certify that the successful candidate has important knowledge and skills necessary to (1) plan and perform regular maintenance on complex enterprise routed and switched networks and (2) use technology-based practices and a systematic ITIL-compliant approach to perform network troubleshooting.

Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Networks is the exam name of 642-832 TSHOOT test. There are 35-40 questions in real Cisco 642-832 TSHOOT exam, which will take the candidates 135 minutes to complete the test. The Associated Certifications are CCNP Routing and Switching. The available language is English. Candidates can register Cisco 642-832 TSHOOT exam at Pearson VUE testing center.

Cisco 642-832 TSHOOT exam objectives are as follows for the candidates to prepare the test.

6% 1.0 Maintain and Monitor Network Performance

1.1 Develop a plan to monitor and manage a network
1.2 Perform network monitoring using IOS tools
1.3 Perform routine IOS device maintenance
1.4 Isolate sub-optimal internetwork operation at the correctly defined OSI Model layer

94% 2.0 Troubleshoot Multi Protocol System Networks

2.1 Troubleshoot EIGRP
2.2 Troubleshoot OSPF
2.3 Troubleshoot eBGP
2.4 Troubleshoot routing redistribution solution
2.5 Troubleshoot a DHCP client and server solution
2.6 Troubleshoot NAT
2.7 Troubleshoot first hop redundancy protocols
2.8 Troubleshoot IPv6 routing
2.9 Troubleshoot IPv6 and IPv4 interoperability
2.10 Troubleshoot switch-to-switch connectivity for the VLAN based solution
2.11 Troubleshoot loop prevention for the VLAN based solution
2.12 Troubleshoot Access Ports for the VLAN based solution
2.13 Troubleshoot private VLANS
2.14 Troubleshoot port security
2.15 Troubleshoot general switch security
2.16 Troubleshoot VACLs and PACLs
2.17 Troubleshoot switch virtual interfaces (SVIs)
2.18 Troubleshoot switch supervisor redundancy
2.19 Troubleshoot switch support of advanced services (i.e., Wireless, VoIP and Video)
2.20 Troubleshoot a VoIP support solution
2.21 Troubleshoot a video support solution
2.22 Troubleshoot Layer 3 Security
2.23 Troubleshoot issues related to ACLs used to secure access to Cisco routers
2.24 Troubleshoot configuration issues related to accessing the AAA server for authentication purposes
2.25 Troubleshoot security issues related to IOS services (i.e.,finger, NTP, HTTP, FTP, RCP etc.)

Exam Note: The last day of 642-832 TSHOOT to test is January 29, 2015. The new exam is 300-135 TSHOOT, which begins January 30, 2015.

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