Introduction to the Junos Operating System (IJOS) – Outline

Detailed Course Outline

Day 1
Chapter 1: Course Introduction
Chapter 2: Junos Operating System Fundamentals
  • Describe the Junos operating system and its basic design architecture
  • Identify and provide a brief overview of Juniper products
Chapter 3: Junos CLI Operational Mode
  • Enter operational mode
  • Locate various help options within the Junos CLI
  • Execute monitoring and troubleshooting commands
Chapter 4: Junos CLI Configuration Mode
  • Enter configuration mode
  • Navigate through the Junos configuration hierarchy
  • Modify the configuration on a Juniper device
  • Use common configuration mode commands
Chapter 5: J-Web Interface
  • Configure basic system settings and interfaces
  • Perform device administration
  • Lab 1: User Interface Options
Chapter 6: Initial System Configuration
  • Load factory-default configuration
  • List and perform initial system configuration tasks
  • Describe interface types and perform basic interface configuration tasks
  • Lab 2: Initial System Configuration
Day 2
Chapter 7: User Authentication Archiving
  • Describe and configure user authentication
  • Archive configurations
  • Lab 3: User Authentication and Archiving
Chapter 8: System Logging, Tracing, NTP, and SNMP
  • Configure and analyze system logging and tracing
  • Configure and monitor NTP
  • Configure and monitor SNMP
  • Lab 4: System Logging, Tracing, NTP, and SNMP
Chapter 9: Operational Monitoring and Maintenance
  • Monitor platform and interface operations
  • Describe and use the available network utilities
  • Perform password recovery
  • Lab 5: Operational Monitoring and Maintenance
Chapter 10: Upgrading the Junos OS
  • Perform storage and system cleanup tasks
  • Perform the Junos upgrade
  • Lab 6: Upgrading the Junos OS
Chapter 11: Interface Configuration Examples
  • Configure various interface types
  • Use configuration groups to configure interfaces
Chapter 12: Routing Fundamentals
  • Explain the basic routing concepts
  • Describe the routing table and the forwarding table
  • Describe the functionality of routing instances
  • Configure and monitor a routing instance
  • Lab 7: Routing Fundamentals
Chapter 13: Static and Dynamic Routing
  • Configure and monitor static routes
  • Describe the functionality of dynamic routing
  • Configure and monitor OSPF
  • Describe how routing works using IPv6
  • Lab 8: Static and Dynamic Routing
Day 3
Chapter 14: Routing Policy
  • Describe the routing policy and explain the default Junos import and export routing policies
  • Identify various options in the match criteria and action blocks of a routing policy
  • Implement a routing policy for a given use case
  • Lab 9: Routing Policy
Chapter 15: Firewall Filters.
  • Describe the functionality and the framework of firewall filters
  • Implement firewall filters for a given use case
  • Implement a policer within Junos
  • Describe the operation and configuration of unicast RPF
  • Lab 10: Firewall Filters
Chapter 16: Class of Service
  • Describe the purpose and benefits of CoS
  • Implement traffic classification within Junos
  • Describe the traffic queuing within Junos
  • Configure traffic scheduling within Junos
  • Implement CoS for a given use case
  • Lab 9: Class of Service
Chapter 17: JTC Procedures
  • Follow recommended procedures to open a JTAC support case
  • Access Juniper online tools to manage Juniper products
  • Use FTP to transfer large files to JTAC
Chapter 18: Juniper Security Concepts
  • Identify high-level security challenges in today’s networks
  • Describe the Juniper Connected Security components
Appendix A: IPv6 Fundamentals
  • Describe the differences between IPv4 and IPv6
  • Explain the IPv6 address format and the different address types
  • Explain how IPv6 stateless and stateful autoconfigurations work
  • Configure and monitor IPv6 routing
  • Implement IPv6-over-IPv4 tunnels