Implementing and Operating Cisco Service Provider Network Core Technologies

The Implementing and Operating Cisco Service Provider Network Core Technologies (SPCOR 350-501) v1.0 course teaches you how to configure, verify, troubleshoot, and optimize next-generation, Service Provider IP network infrastructures. It provides a deep dive into Service Provider technologies including core architecture, services, networking, automation, quality of services, security, and network assurance.

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This course also helps you prepare to take the Implementing and Operating Cisco® Service Provider Network Core Technologies (350-501 SPCOR) exam, which is part of the new CCNP® Service Provider certification and the Cisco Certified Specialist – Service Provider Core certification.

This course will help you:

  • Configure, verify, troubleshoot, and optimize next-generation, Service Provider IP network infrastructures
  • Deepen your understanding of Service Provider technologies including core architecture, services, networking, automation, quality of services, security, and network assurance
  • Validate your knowledge and prepare to take the Implementing and Operating Cisco Service Provider Network Core Technologies (350-501 SPCOR) exam

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the Service Provider network architectures, concepts, and transport technologies
  • Describe the Cisco Internetwork Operating System (Cisco IOS®) software architectures, main IOS types, and their differences
  • Implement Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) in the Service Provider network
  • Implement Integrated Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS) in the Service Provider network
  • Implement Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) routing in Service Provider environments
  • Implement route maps and routing policy language
  • Describe IPv6 transition mechanisms used in the Service Provider networks
  • Implement high-availability mechanisms in Cisco IOS XR software
  • Implement traffic engineering in modern Service Provider networks for optimal resource utilization
  • Describe segment routing and segment routing traffic engineering concepts
  • Describe the VPN technologies used in the Service Provider environment
  • Configure and verify Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) L2VPN in Service Provider environments
  • Configure and verify MPLS L3VPN in Service Provider environments
  • Implement IP multicast services
  • Describe the Quality of Service (QoS) architecture and QoS benefits for SP networks
  • Implement QoS in Service Provider environments
  • Implement control plane security in Cisco devices
  • Implement management plane security in Cisco devices
  • Implement data plane security in Cisco devices
  • Describe the Yet Another Next Generation (YANG) data modeling language
  • Implement automation and assurance tools and protocols
  • Describe the role of Cisco Network Services Orchestrator (NSO) in Service Provider environments
  • Implement virtualization technologies in Service Provider environments
  • Course Content

    • Describing Service Provider Network Architectures
    • Describing Cisco IOS Software Architectures
    • Implementing OSPF
    • Implementing IS-IS
    • Implementing BGP
    • Implementing Route Maps and Routing Protocol for LLN [Low-Power and Lossy Networks] (RPL)
    • Transitioning to IPv6
    • Implementing High Availability in Networking
    • Implementing MPLS
    • Implementing Cisco MPLS Traffic Engineering
    • Describing Segment Routing
    • Describing VPN Services
    • Configuring L2VPN Services
    • Configuring L3VPN Services
    • Implementing Multicast
    • Describing QoS Architecture
    • Implementing QoS
    • Implementing Control Plane Security
    • Implementing Management Plane Security
    • Implementing Data Plane Security
    • Introducing Network Programmability
    • Implementing Automation and Assurance
    • Introducing Cisco NSO
    • Implementing Virtualization in Service Provider Environments

    Who should attend

    • Network administrators
    • Network engineers
    • Network managers
    • System engineers
    • Project managers
    • Network designers


    This course is part of the following Certifications:

    Cisco Certified Network Professional Service Provider


    • Intermediate knowledge of Cisco IOS or IOS XE
    • Familiarity with Cisco IOS or IOS XE and Cisco IOS XR Software configuration
    • Knowledge of IPv4 and IPv6 TCP/IP networking
    • Intermediate knowledge of IP routing protocols
    • Understanding of MPLS technologies
    • Familiarity with VPN technologies