This self-paced On-Demand eLearning course provides you with MPLS-based Layer 2 virtual private network (VPN) knowledge and configuration examples. The course includes an overview of MPLS Layer 2VPN concepts, such as BGP Layer 2 VPNs, LDP Layer 2 circuits, FEC 129 BGP autodiscovery, virtual private LAN service (VPLS), Ethernet VPN (EVPN), and Inter-AS Layer 2 VPNs. This course also covers Junos operating system-specific implementations of Layer 2 VPN instances, VPLS, and EVPNs. This course is based on the Junos OS Release 18.2R1.9. Through demonstrations and hands-on labs, students will gain experience in configuring and monitoring Junos OS operations. Watch a Sneak Peek.

Purchase Includes: 365 Days of Access
Certification Path: Service Provider Routing & Switching
Difficulty: Foundational
Last Updated: Thursday, March 9, 2023
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Course Introduction
This module provides an outline and overview for the course.
MPLS VPNs Overview
This module provides details regarding MPLS and VPNs. This module contrasts Layer 3 and Layer 2 VPNs and highlights some benefits of each type.
BGP Layer 2 VPNs
This module provides details regarding BGP signaled Layer 2 VPNs including device roles, control and data traffic flow. This module also provides examples for configuring, monitoring, and troubleshooting BGP signaled Layer 2 VPNs.

Lab: BGP Layer 2 VPNs
2h 4m
Layer 2 VPN Scaling and CoS
This module provides details regarding Layer 2 VPN scaling mechanisms as well as Class of Service capabilities.

Lab: Layer 2 VPN Scaling
LDP Layer 2 Circuits
This module provides details regarding LDP signaled Layer 2 circuits including FEC 129 BGP autodiscovery L2VPNs. This module also provides examples of configuring, monitoring, and troubleshooting LDP Layer 2 circuits.

Lab: LDP Layer 2 Circuits and FEC 129 BGP Autodiscovery
2h 10m
Virtual Private LAN Service
This module provides details regarding VPLS including device roles, provisioning, various signaling and forwarding processes, and loop prevention.
VPLS Configuration
This module provides details regarding the configuration, monitoring, and troubleshooting of VPLS.

2h 23m
Ethernet VPN
This module provides details regarding EVPN. This module also contains examples of configuring, monitoring, troubleshooting EVPNs.

Lab: Ethernet VPN
1h 38m
Interprovider Backbones for Layer 2 VPNs
This module provides details regarding, carrier-of-carriers, interprovider VPN applications, and multisegment pseudowires. This module also provides configuration examples for BGP-based L2VPNs for interprovider Option C, and multisegment pseudowires for interproviders.

Lab: Interprovider L2VPNs
2h 11m
Circuit Cross-Connects
This module provides details regarding Circuit Cross Connect (CCC). This module also covers CCC Layer 2 stitching, CCC MPLS interface tunneling, and CCC MPLS LSP stitching.
$2,000 USD