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Advanced Junos Service Provider Routing  |    A 5 day   hands on   training course

Advanced Junos SP Routing course description

This is designed to provide students with detailed coverage of OSPF, IS-IS, BGP, and routing policy. Students will gain experience in configuring, monitoring, and troubleshooting the Junos operating system and in monitoring device and protocol operations. This course uses Juniper Networks vMX Series Routers for the hands-on component, but the lab environment does not preclude the course from being applicable to other Juniper hardware platforms running the Junos OS.

What will you learn
  • Describe and configure OSPF area types and operations.
  • Configure and monitor IS-IS.
  • Describe basic BGP operation.
  • Explain the causes for route instability.
  • Describe how to troubleshoot routing policy.
  • Explain the default behaviour of damping on links.
Advanced Junos SP Routing course details

Advanced Junos SP Routing course contents

  • OSPF
  • OSPFv2 Review
    Link-State Advertisements
    Protocol Operations
    OSPF Authentication
    Lab: OSPF Multi-Area Networks
    Chapter 3: OSPF Areas
    Review of OSPF Areas
    Stub Area Operation and Configuration
    NSSA Operation and Configuration
    Route Summarization
    Lab: OSPF Route Summarization

  • OSPF Case Studies and Solutions
  • Virtual Links
    OSPF Multiarea Adjacencies
    External Reachability
    Lab: Advanced OSPF Options and Routing Policy

  • Troubleshooting OSPF
  • Troubleshooting OSPF
    Lab: OSPF Troubleshooting

  • IS-IS
  • Overview of IS-IS
    IS-IS PDUs
    Neighbors and Adjacencies
    Configuring and Monitoring IS-IS
    Lab: IS-IS Configuration and Monitoring

  • Advanced IS-IS Operations and Configuration Options
  • IS-IS Operations
    IS-IS Configuration Options
    IS-IS Routing Policy
    Lab: Advanced IS-IS Configuration Options and Routing Policy

  • Multilevel IS-IS Networks
  • Level 1 and Level 2 Operations
    Multilevel Configuration
    Lab: Configuring a Multilevel IS-IS Network

  • Troubleshooting IS-IS
  • Troubleshooting IS-IS
    Lab: IS-IS Troubleshooting

  • BGP
  • Review of BGP
    BGP Operations
    BGP Path Selection Options
    Configuration Options
    Lab: BGP and BGP Attributes

  • BGP Attributes and Policy — Part1
  • BGP Policy
    Next Hop
    Origin and MED
    AS Path
    Lab: BGP Attributes – Next Hop, Origin, MED, and AS Path

  • Attributes and Policy — Part2
  • Local Preference
    Lab: BGP Attributes – Local Preference and Communities

  • Route Reflection and Confederations
  • Route Reflection Operation
    Configuration and Routing Knowledge
    BGP Confederations
    Lab: Scaling BGP

  • BGP Route Damping
  • Route Flap and Damping Overview
    Route Damping Parameters
    Configuring and Monitoring Route Damping
    Lab: BGP Route Damping

  • Troubleshooting BGP
  • Troubleshooting BGP
    Lab: BGP Troubleshooting

  • Troubleshooting Policy
  • Troubleshooting Policy
    Lab: Policy Troubleshooting

Learning path



Based on all reviews

M. C. - Aker Subsea

"Explained everything required and was tailored to our needs during the course."

A. S. - Selex ES

"Good mix of theory and practice."

Training approach

This structured course uses Instructor Led Training to provide the best possible learning experience. Small class sizes ensure students benefit from our engaging and interactive style of teaching with delegates encouraged to ask questions throughout the course. Quizzes follow each major section allowing checking of learning. Hands on sessions are used throughout to allow delegates to consolidate their new skills.