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ICM - Implementing Cisco Multicast v3.0

Learn to design, implement, and troubleshoot IP multicast-enabled networks.

GK# 2099

Course Overview

In this course, you will learn how infrastructures are multicast enabled to support the efficiency of multicast business applications and services. Learn to identify Cisco products and protocols required to implement multicast solutions in both local and wide area networks within your enterprise and beyond. You will implement services at each layer of the network to obtain membership to multicast groups in a working environment. Our hands-on labs will give you access to several multicast applications and troubleshooting tools.

Delivery Format Options

  • Classroom Live

    Classroom Live

    Receive face-to-face instruction at one of our training center locations.


    $3595 CAD

    5 day

  • Virtual Classroom Live

    Virtual Classroom Live

    Experience expert-led online training from the convenience of your home, office or anywhere with an Internet connection.


    $3595 CAD

    5 day

  • Private Group Training

    Private Group Training

    Train your entire team in a private, coordinated professional development session at the location of your choice.

    Receive private training for teams online and in-person.

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What You'll Learn

  • IP multicast application types
  • Basic model of IP multicast
  • IP multicast addressing
  • Multicast Distribution Trees and protocol types
  • Reporting group membership
  • Multicast MAC-layer addresses and switch forwarding
  • IGMP snooping implementation
  • PIM dense mode configuration and troubleshooting
  • PIM sparse mode configuration and troubleshooting
  • Source specific multicast
  • Bidirectional PIM
  • Configuring redundant rendezvous points using Anycast MSDP, Auto RP, or BSR
  • Combining Anycast RP and Auto-RP
  • Multicast scoping including using administratively scoped zones
  • Multicast security, high availability, and reliability
  • Multicast over NBMA networks
  • Tunneling multicast over unicast networks using GRE
  • DMVPN tunneling with multicast over unicast networks using mGRE and NHRP
  • DMVPN security adding IP Sec to mGRE, NHRP and multicast
  • Multicast with VPNs and MPLS
  • IP Security for MPLS Group Encrypted Transport VPN (GET VPN)
  • Interdomain multicast with MBGP and MSDP configuration


  • Experience with and ability to configure Cisco routers and LAN switches
  • ICND1
  • ROUTE is helpful but not required
  • Knowledge of the Windows XP or later operating system is helpful but not required

Who Needs To Attend

  • Engineers responsible for designing, implementing, and troubleshooting IP multicast-enabled networks
  • IT personnel who may implement streaming voice/video/data services in an enterprise, including ISPs and those in financial service enterprises, the health care industry, or cable TV companies
  • Those preparing for the CCIE practical exam

Course Outline

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