BGP Policy Course Arrives At CBT Nuggets!

September 11, 2018 at 6:07 pm


My latest course at CBT Nuggets is up! Woohoo!

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Cisco Routing Policy Mechanisms

This course consists of the following Nuggets

1. Module Introduction
2. The BGP Decision Process
3. Exploring Command Line Results
4. InQ and OutQ
5. IOS BGP Processes
6. Other BGP Processes
7. Table Versions
8. Clearing BGP Sessions
9. Using Cisco VIRL AutoNetKit
10. Soft Reconfiguration
11. Route Refresh
12. Using Distribute Lists
13. Using Extended ACLs to Filter
14. Using Prefix Lists
15. AS_PATH Filters
16. Using Route Maps
17. Using LOCAL_PREF
18. Using MED
19. AS_PATH Prepending

This course is a continuation of a series of courses on BGP. Here are the other courses available now!

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Basic Operations

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Peerings

Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Advertising NLRI

Network+ N10-007 Releasing at CBT Nuggets!

April 22, 2018 at 6:44 pm

We are gearing up this week for the release of Network+ N10-007!


This course is taught by four of your favorite instructors at CBT Nuggets – Keith Barker, Jeremy Cioara, Anthony Sequeira, and Chuck Keith!

This course consists of over 225 videos hyper-focused on the COMPLETE CompTIA Network+ (N10-007) exam objectives. The four instructors cover their expertise with you in the areas of:

  • Networking Concepts
  • Infrastructure
  • Network Operations
  • Network Security
  • Network Troubleshooting and Tools

Want more information? Check out the INSIDE SCOOP with Keith Barker!

You Down with BGP? More Nuggets Coming!

January 29, 2018 at 10:54 pm

The initial Module (Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Basic Operations) is being met with rave reviews so far at CBT Nuggets. To recap, here were the videos in that Module:

1 An Overview of BGP
2 BGP Message Types
3 BGP Message Formats
4 BGP Neighbor States
5 BGP Path Attributes
6 The Origin Attribute
7 The AS_PATH Attribute
8 The NEXT_HOP Attribute
9 BGP Weight
10 BGP Best Path Selection

What is next in the BGP lineup? Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Peerings of course! Here is a peek at the Nugget list so far!

1 eBGP Peerings
2 Cisco eBGP Peering Example
3 Juniper eBGP Peering Example
4 iBGP Peerings
5 Cisco iBGP Peering Example
6 Juniper eBGP Peering Example
7 eBGP Multihop
8 Using BGP Authentication
9 Misc. Cisco Neighbor Options
10 Misc. Juniper Neighbor Options

Following this module – more fun BGP on the way!

Don’t Miss My Latest CBT Nuggets!

January 27, 2018 at 6:06 pm


Time for a quick recap of what courses you will love from yours truly over at CBT Nuggets!

Jan 2018 – Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Basic Operations

Jan 2018 – AWS Solutions Architect – Networking Services

Dec 2017 – AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Dec 2017 – AWS Solutions Architect – Compute Services

Nov 2017 – AWS Solutions Architect – Storage Services

Nov 2017 – iOS 11 End-User Essentials

Oct 2017 – CompTIA Cloud Essentials (CLO-001)

Aug 2017 – AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate

Aug 2017 – Windows 10 End-User Essentials

June 2017 – Identity with Windows Server 2016 (Exam 70-742)

In current production:

  • Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) – Peerings
  • AWS Solutions Architect – Database Services
  • AWS Solutions Architect – Security Services
  • AWS Solutions Architect – Application Services

Using the Start VPC Wizard

January 12, 2018 at 4:50 pm


One option for your VPC creation inside of AWS is to use a Wizard. This video demonstrates how this works. This is supplemental material to Anthony Sequeira’s upcoming course on Networking Services in AWS at CBT Nuggets!