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Ideas for Articles

by Jeremy L. Gaddis · 0 comments


This is a list of ideas for future articles related to CCNA certification that are I am either planning to write or that others have suggested as topics, listed in the order they will likely be written.

If you’re interested in a particular article or topic, let me know and I’ll try to move it up the list.

Currently Planned Upcoming Articles

  • Routing Information Protocol (RIP)
  • Static Routing
  • VLANs
  • Creating VLANs
  • Routing Information Protocol Version 2 (RIPv2)
  • Routing Information Protocol (RIP) Authentication
  • VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP)
  • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
  • Getting Started with EIGRP
  • Using a Cisco Router as a DHCP Client
  • Spanning-Tree Protocol
  • Using a Cisco Router as a DHCP Server
  • EIGRP Authentication
  • Single-Area OSPF
  • OSPF Authentication
  • Inter-VLAN Routing
  • Port Security
  • Protected Ports
  • An Introduction to Frame-Relay Networking
  • Using Access Groups to Control Access
  • Why You Should Never Use Telnet
  • Configuring Frame-Relay Circuits
  • Basic NAT
  • The Point-to-Point Protocol
  • Configuring PPP Connections
  • Using CHAP Authentication to Secure PPP
  • Using PAP Authentication to Secure PPP
  • Multilink PPP
  • Configuring HDLC Connections
  • Using a Cisco Router as a DHCP Server
  • Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
  • Configuring a Cisco Router as an SNMP Server
  • Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
  • RADIUS Authentication
  • OSPF over Frame-Relay

Suggested Future Topics

  • Access Ports and Trunk Ports
  • Dynamic ARP Inspection
  • DHCP Snooping
  • IP Source Guard
  • Configuring Point-to-Point Frame-Relay Using Physical Interfaces
  • Configuring Point-to-Point Frame-Relay Using Subinterfaces
  • Configuring Point-to-Multipoint Frame-Relay Using Physical Interfaces
  • Configuring Point-to-Multipoint Frame-Relay Using Subinterfaces
  • NAT based upon Source Address
  • PPP over Frame-Relay
  • Configuring the DNS Client on Cisco Routers
  • Network Time Protocol (NTP)
  • Configuring the Network Time Protocol (NTP) Client on Cisco Routers
  • Using a Cisco Router as an Network Time Protocol (NTP) Server

What topics would you like to see added to the list?