standards and rfc’s…

read em and weep… i did this for me, not you…

switch

RSTP IEEE 802.1w
MST IEEE 802.1s
STP IEEE 802.1d
LACP IEEE 802.1AD
Dot1Q trunking IEEE 802.1Q
PVST+ Cisco
RPVST+ Cisco
PAgP Cisco

ip and services

IP RFC 791
Subnetting RFC 950
NAT RFC 1631
Private addressing RFC 1918
CIDR RFCs 1517–1520
ARP RFC 826
Proxy ARP RFC 1027
RARP RFC 903
BOOTP RFC 951
DHCP RFC 2131
DHCP FQDN option Internet-Draft
HSRP Cisco proprietary
VRRP RFC 3768
GLBP Cisco proprietary
CDP Cisco proprietary
NTP RFC 1305
Syslog RFC 5424
SNMP Version 1 RFCs 1155, 1156, 1157, 1212, 1213, 1215
SNMP Version 2 RFCs 1902–1907, 3416
SNMP Version 2c RFC 1901
SNMP Version 3 RFCs 2578–2580, 3410–3415
Good Starting Point: RFC 3410
Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) RFC 826
Reverse Address Resolution Protocol (RARP) RFC 903
Frame Relay Inverse ARP (InARP) RFC 2390
Frame Relay Multiprotocol Encapsulation RFC 2427
Differentiated Services Code Point (DSCP) RFC 2474

eigrp

cisco

coming soon to an open standard near you

ospf

OSPF Version 2 RFC 2328
The OSPF Opaque LSA Option RFC 5250
The OSPF Not-So-Stubby Area (NSSA) Option RFC 3101
OSPF Stub Router Advertisement RFC 3137
Traffic Engineering (TE) Extensions to OSPF Version 2 RFC 3630
Graceful OSPF Restart RFC 3623

bgp

BGP-4 RFC 4271
BGP Confederations RFC 5065
BGP Route Reflection RFC 4456
MD5 Authentication RFC 2385
BGP-4 RFC 4271
The NOPEER Community RFC 3765
BGP Route Reflection RFC 4456
BGP Communities RFC 1997

diffserv

2474 Definition of the Differentiated Services Field Contains the details of the 6-bit DSCP field in
(DS Field) in the IPv4 and IPv6 Headers IP header
2475 An Architecture for Differentiated Service The core DiffServ conceptual document
2597 Assured Forwarding PHB Group Defines a set of 12 DSCP values and a
convention for their use
3246 An Expedited Forwarding PHB Defines a single DSCP value as a convention
for use as a low-latency class
3260 New Terminology and Clarifications for Clarifies, but does not supersede, existing
DiffServ DiffServ RFCs

wan

Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) RFC 1661
PPP in HDLC-like Framing RFC 1662
PPP Internet Protocol Control Protocol IPCP RFC 1332
IP Header Compression over PPP RFC 3544
PPP Multilink Protocol (MLP) RFC 1990
Frame Relay Encapsulation RFC 2427
Frame Relay Compression FRF.9
Frame Relay LFI FRF.12, FRF.11-c
Frame Relay Service Interworking FRF.8

multicast

GLOP Addressing in 233/8 RFC 3180
Administratively Scoped IP Multicast RFC 2365
IGMP version 0 RFC 988
Host Extensions for IP Multicasting [IGMPv1] RFC 1112
Internet Group Management Protocol, Version 2 RFC 2236
Internet Group Management Protocol, Version 3 RFC 3376
Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD) for IPv6 RFC 2710
Cisco Systems Router-Port Group Management Protocol (RGMP) RFC 3488
3973 PIM-DM
3618 MSDP
3446 Anycast RP
4601 PIM-SM
1584 Multicast Extensions to OSPF
4604, 4607, 4608 Source Specific Multicast

security

RADIUS RFC 2865
Port-Based Network Access Control IEEE 802.1X
EAP RFC 3748
A One-Time Password System RFC 2289
Router Security RFCs 2827 and 3704
Next Hop Resolution Protocol (NHRP) RFC 2332

ipv6

IPv6 Addressing Architecture RFC 4291
Internet Protocol, Version 6 Specification RFC 2460
IPv6 Global Unicast Address Format RFC 3587
Neighbor Discovery for IPv6 RFC 4861
IPv6 Stateless Address Autoconfiguration RFC 4862
Source Address Selection for Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD) Protocol RFC 3590
Multicast Listener Discovery Version 2 (MLDv2) for IPv6 RFC 3810
IPv6 Scoped Address Architecture RFC 4007
ICMPv6 for the IPv6 Specification RFC 4443
Stateless IP/ICMP Translation Algorithm (SIIT) RFC 2765
Network Address Translation-Protocol Translation (NAT-PT) RFC 4966
Generic Packet Tunneling in IPv6 Specification RFC 2473
Transition Mechanisms for IPv6 Hosts and Routers RFC 4213
Connection of IPv6 Domains via IPv4 Clouds RFC 3056
Intra-Site Automatic Tunnel Addressing Protocol (ISATAP) RFC 5214
DNS Extensions to Support IPv6 RFC 3596
DNS Extensions to Support IPv6 Address Aggregation and Renumbering RFC 2874

rip

RIP (Version 1) RFC 1058
RIP (Version 2) RFC 2453
RIP Update Authentication RFC 4822
RIP Triggered Extensions for On-Demand Circuits RFC 2091