Layer 227 - Secure • Reliable • Scalable - Data and Voice Networks



Price: $1,995 Canadian (plus applicable taxes)
Length: 2 days
Number: A801
Delivery: Instructor-led hands-on
Prerequisite Courses: None

Course Description

With lectures and hands-on labs, this course covers topics that include switch administration and management via NNCLI and Java Device Manager, Physical layer aggregation, resilient Flexible Advanced Stacking Technology (FAST), failover and trunking concepts such as Multi Link Trunking (MLT), Distributed MLT (DMLT), Layer 2 concepts such as VLAN’s, Spanning tree protocol and basic Layer 3 routing.

The course also teaches how to prioritize traffic using QoS and use of IGMP snooping and IGMP proxies

Intended Audience

This course is intended for technical support personnel who are required to maintain network consisting of Avaya Ethernet Routing Switches 4500, 5500 or 5600 series.

Prerequisite Skills

The prerequisites for this course are a practical understanding of Layer 2 and 3 protocols; and experience with networking infrastructure products including bridges, switches, and routers. Also solid understanding of TCP/IP and web based protocols including HTTP and HTTPS.

Course Outline

  • Avaya Ethernet Routing Switch Series Overview
  • Switch Management, Configuration, and Monitoring via NNCLI and Java Device Manager
  • Multi Link Trunking (MLT) and Distributed MLT (DMLT)
  • VLAN’s
  • Spanning Tree Protocol
  • Basic Layer 3 routing
  • QoS & IGMP
  • Resilient FAST stack
  • Security and Management
  • Network Monitoring and Diagnostics


On-site Delivery

This course can also be delivered at your site for $9,995 Canadian. This price covers eight students, and the cost for each additional student is $995. Class size is limited to twelve students to ensure good knowledge transfer. The equipment required for customer site delivery of this course is:

    • Classroom set-up with minimum of 500 square feet for eight people
    • Projections surface
    • White board with markers
    • Environment suitable for learning