CCIE Pursuit Blog

February 12, 2008

Cisco: Free Multiple Spanning Tree Training

Although this training is not specific to the CCIE, it may still be a good resource for those who are learning or reviewing MST (you will need a CCO account to access the CCNP Prep site):

CCNP TV: BCMSN – Implementing Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol, February 28, 2007

Join more than 40,000 CCNP Prep Center users for an hour long monthly online TV talk show.
Sign up now: Attendance space is limited, so visit and click “Register Now” under the Prep Center TV heading to reserve your space today.

Date: Thursday, February 28, 2007
Time: 11 a.m. Eastern Time, 8 a.m. Pacific Time, and 16:00 GMT
Title: Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol
The program will focus on the following objectives and is designed to provide information that will assist in passing the Cisco Certified Network Professional exam. After the presentation, we’ll be taking live calls from the audience during the Q&A session.  You may also submit questions electronically.

During the show, Cisco Experts will discuss:

  • Motivation behind 802.1s MSTP
  • Comparison of MSTP Instances to PVST
  • MST Region, what is it?  What needs to Match?
  • MST BPDUs and MRecords
  • MST and CST interaction
  • MST configurationss
  • MST verification

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