ASR 1000 Series Essentials (ASR1K)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Course Overview

This course provides technical training to Cisco enterprise and service provider customers so that they can successfully deploy the Cisco® ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers running Cisco IOS® XE Software Release 3.1.0S. We examine the major features, functions, characteristics, and connectivity options of the Cisco ASR 1000 Series routers. The course includes detailed platform-specific information on the hardware. Also included is the functional operation of high availability (HA), In-Service Software Upgrade (ISSU), quality of service (QoS), security, and multicast services in the Cisco ASR 1000 Series router.

Who should attend

This course is for technical professionals who need to know how to implement Cisco ASR 1000 Series routers in their network environment.

The following are considered the primary audience for this course:

  • Customer technical support personnel
  • System engineers
  • System integrators


Following are the prerequisites for this course:

  • Attend the Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices (ICND) course or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of Cisco IOS Software commands
  • Understanding of principles of QoS, multicast, and IPSec services

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • List and describe features, benefits, and functions of Cisco ASR 1000 Series routers
  • List and describe the architecture, features, and functions of the hardware elements of the
  • Cisco ASR 1000 Series chassis; route processor; embedded services processor (ESP);
  • SPA interface processor (SIP); QuantumFlow processor (QFP); and shared port adapters
  • (SPAs)
  • Explain the Cisco ASR 1000 operating system and functionality
  • Describe the way packets are processed and list the various components in this process
  • Install software and successfully reboot a Cisco ASR 1000 Series router
  • Initiate a failover and describe the Cisco ASR 1000 high-availability capabilities
  • Install software and describe the Cisco ASR 1000 ISSU capabilities
  • Explain how QoS is implemented in hardware and how QoS features provide improved and
  • more predictable network service
  • Describe and configure QoS for ingress queueing and egress shaping
  • Describe and configure multicast services
  • Describe and configure IP Security (IPSec) and Firewall/Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • services
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 4 days

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